Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship Match

The Abdominal Transplant Surgery Match is administered by SF Match. ASTS sponsors the matching process and the TACC is responsible for the enforcement of the application rules.

Please refer to the SF Match Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship for more information. 

About the Match

The match takes place in June and will be used to process all applicants who want to start their Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship training in July/August of the following year. Applicants are responsible for ensuring they meet all prerequisites for eligibility prior to registering for the match. All match participants must agree and abide by the SF Match rules and policies as well as any additional rules stated by ASTS and the TACC. Please review the Rules page prior to registering. 


Candidates for training in an Accredited Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship Training Program must have satisfactorily completed a residency which satisfies the educational requirements for certification by the American Board of Surgery, American Board of Urology, American Osteopathic Board Certification, or foreign equivalency. Individual training programs may also have additional requirements. 

Central Application Process

SF Match’s Central Application Service (CAS) distributes complete applications to programs electronically. The use of CAS is mandatory for both programs and applicants.

TACC Match Violation Policy and Procedures

All match participants and Fellowship Training Programs should review the TACC Match Violation Policies and Procedures before entering into the match. 


 2020 for 2021 Abdominal Transplant Surgery Match

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Applicant registration begins.
  • Please note that registration is open until the rank list deadline. Applicants are encouraged to register as early as possible to allow time to apply and for interviews.
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
  • This is the Target Date for applicants to complete the requirements for application distribution.
  • This is NOT a deadline. Some programs accept applications at any time; others may set a deadline. It is the applicant's responsibility to contact training programs for individual deadline dates.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
12:00 PM PST
Match Deadline
  • ALL rank lists must be submitted by 12:00 PM (noon) PST. After the deadline rank lists choices will be locked and no changes can be made
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Match Results
  • Match results are made available to programs and applicants. Log in to your SF Match account to view match results.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
  • Any vacancies which remain after the match will be announced on the Immediate Vacancies page. The list is subject to change and we do our best to only post and process requests to forward applications to active vacancies.
  • Contact programs directly or use the provided form on this page to have your completed CAS file sent. Programs are responsible for contacting the SF Match to remove a vacancy once filled.
July/August 2021
  • Abdominal Transplant Surgery fellowship training begins