Previous Winter Symposia

  • ASTS 18th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 11 – 14 Jan, 2018
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    Main Meeting

    The Future is Now: Saving More Lives Through Transplantation
    January 12–14, 2018

    Pre-Meeting

    12:00–6:00 p.m.
    January 11, 2018

    Advanced Transplant Provider Session

    8:00–11:00 a.m.
    January 12, 2018

    Business Practice & Advocacy Seminar

    8:00–11:00 a.m.
    January 12, 2018

    Acknowledgements

    ASTS gratefully acknowledges our 2018 Winter Symposium Sponsors:

    • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Diamond Level
    • Astellas, Silver Level
    • Veloxis Pharmaceuticals, Silver Level
    • Hansa Medical, Bronze Level
    • Sanofi-Genzyme, Bronze Level

    Continuing Medical Education​

    The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Society of Transplant Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Credit hours are subject to change and final credit hours will be provided on-site. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.​​

    Selected presentations throughout the Symposium will offer AMA PRA Category I Credit™and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Program. There will be a maximum of 7.0 MOC credits available at this year's symposium. This is an ideal opportunity to earn credits toward your ABS certification or recertification. There is no extra cost to participate.

    Click here to view a list of faculty financial disclosures for the meeting.

  • ASTS 17th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 26 – 29 Jan, 2017

    As more patients suffer due to the shortage of life-saving donor organs each year, the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) is focusing its Winter Symposium on innovative science and effective public policy to combat this crisis. Join us in Miami in January 2017 to learn what is being done to save lives through expanding organ transplantation and turning our ideas into action.

    Symposium Location

    Loews Miami Beach Hotel
    1601 Collins Ave.
    Miami Beach, Florida 33139 

    Main Meeting

    Organ Donation 2.0: Turning Ideas into Action
    January 27–29, 2017

    Pre-Meeting

    All You Ever Wanted to Know but Were Too Afraid to Ask
    12:00–6:00 p.m.
    January 26, 2017

    Advanced Transplant Provider Session

    8:00–11:00 a.m.
    January 27, 2017

    Business Practice & Legislative Session

    8:00–11:00 a.m.
    January 27, 2017

    ABS MOC Credits Available!

    Selected presentations throughout the Symposium will offer AMA PRA Category I Credit™and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Program. There will be a maximum of 9.75 MOC credits available at this year's symposium. This is an ideal opportunity to earn credits toward your ABS certification or recertification. There is no extra cost to participate.

    ASTS gratefully acknowledges support for the 2017 Winter Symposium from our Corporate Sponsors:

    Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation–Diamond Level

    Veloxis Pharmaceuticals–Silver Level

    Astellas–Bronze Level

    Sanofi-Genzyme–Bronze Level

  • ASTS 16th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 14 – 17 Jan, 2016

    Thanks to everyone who joined us in Miami! The webcasts are available here.

    Videos

    Transforming the Landscape of Organ Access and Transplantation: Surgeons General Perspectives Excerpts

    Full video:



    Dr. Miller's Presidential Address

    View the text and slides from Dr. Miller's address.

    Program

    Download a printable program here.

    Sponsors

    ASTS gratefully acknowledges Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation as a Diamond Level Sponsor, Veloxis Pharmaceuticals as a Platinum Level Sponsor, and Astellas and Bristol-Myers Squibb as a Gold Level Sponsors for the ASTS 16th  Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium.

  • ASTS 15th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 15 – 18 Jan, 2015


    ASTS gratefully acknowledges the support of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation as a Diamond Level Sponsor, Astellas and Veloxis Pharmaceuticals as Gold Level Sponsors, and Bristol-Myers Squibb as a Silver Level Sponsor for the ASTS 15th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium.



    Speaker Disclosures

    15th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium Webcasts 
  • ASTS 14th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 23 – 26 Jan, 2014


     
    Thanks to everyone who made this meeting another record-breaking success!

    Thank You to Our Supporters!

    ASTS gratefully acknowledges the support of the following:

    General Winter Symposium Support

    Platinum Level
    Novartis Pharmaceuticals

    Gold Level
    Veloxis Pharmaceuticals

    ASTS Corporate Partner Recognition Levels

    Marketing Support

    Novartis Pharmaceuticals
    Astellas
    Pfizer
    Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

    David Hume Lecture Support

    American Foundation for Donation and Transplantation

    Independent Medical Education Grant

    Astellas

    14th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium webcasts
  • ASTS 13th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

    Miami | Dates: 31 Jan – 03 Feb, 2013