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Submissions for the 2022 ASTS Recognition Awards are open!

Aug 27, 2021
Recognize your trainees, peers, or mentors for their dedication and contributions to the field by nominating them for one of our 7 awards. The deadline to submit a nomination is September 14, 2021.

 
Recipients will be recognized during a special Awards Presentation at the 2022 ASTS Winter Symposium.

  • NEW for 2022! The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award honors particularly underrepresented faculty members, whose service and scholarly work has had significant impact and garnered national and international distinction.
  • The Francis Moore Excellence in Mentorship in the Field of Transplantation Surgery Award acknowledges the efforts of established surgeons for their stewardship of fellowship trainees and junior faculty.
  • The Pipeline Award recognizes an individual who is dedicated to student and resident development.
  • The Rising Stars in Transplantation Surgery Award recognizes individuals whose body of academic/scholarly work is original, significant, and transformative to the field of transplantation. 
  • The Vanguard Prize honors junior members for their publication efforts in basic and clinical research.
  • The Advanced Transplant Provider Award recognizes an advanced transplant provider who has dedicated their time and efforts to advancing surgical management in transplantation.
  • The Sherilyn Gordon Memorial Travel Award was established in 2017 in memory of ASTS member and transplant surgeon Dr. Sherilyn Gordon, a mentor to and advocate for many trainees.

Learn more about the awards here.