Previous Winter Symposia

ASTS 17th Annual Winter Symposium

Jan 26 7:00 AM - Jan 29, 8:00 AM 2017
Jan 26, 2017 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

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


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