American Journal of Transplantation

The American Journal of Transplantation (AJT) is the official journal of the ASTS and AST and provides high quality content on a wide range of transplant related topics.

Academic Universe

The ASTS Academic Universe houses the National Transplant Surgery Curriculum and activities for Continuing Medical Education.


2019 Officer and Councilor Elections Open Through April 1

Feb 28, 2019

The ASTS Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the slate of candidates for the 2019 Officer and Councilor-at-Large elections.

Living Donor Protection Act Introduced

Feb 20, 2019

On February 14, 2019, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA), joined by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR), introduced the Living Donor Protection Act of 2019 to protect the rights of living organ donors.

ASTS Office on the Move

Feb 07, 2019

The ASTS National Office will be moving to a new location the weekend of February 23, 2019. Phone and fax services may be disrupted during the period of February 22 - 25, but email and website functions will be unaffected.

ASTS 2019 Committee Nominations Due March 4

Feb 05, 2019

Nominations are now being accepted to serve on an ASTS committee beginning in June, immediately following the ASTS Town Hall Meeting at the 2019 ATC.

Events & Education

Featured Event:

2019 American Transplant Congress

June 1–5, 2019
2019 American Transplant Congress 
Hynes Convention Center

Boston, MA

Join over 4,000 of your fellow professionals in Boston for the must-attend event for professionals involved in transplantation. ATC presents cutting-edge science that covers all organ types and offers insight into the future of the field and patient care. At ATC, the science of tomorrow starts today.

Featured Education:

  • 05
    Baylor University Medical Center Liver Transplantation for Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis: A Consensus Conference


  • 01
    2019 ASTS Advocacy Day


  • 01
    2019 American Transplant Congress



Chimera Newsletter

The Chimera is the official ASTS news magazine and was originally developed in 1989 to provide the membership with relevant news concerning the Society and the field of transplantation.


Research Grants

ASTS has a long history of supporting research efforts. The Society sponsors annual grants available to investigators at all stages of professional training and accomplishment.


Career Center

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons provides the transplant field's best resource for connecting transplant centers with top talent.


Patient Resources

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons supports patient education in transplantation through committee work, educational videos, and links to other respected organizations and their resources.