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Advocacy Library

Explore the work we're doing to advance the field through our legislative, regulatory, and policy initiatives.

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Position Statements

See ASTS' position on important transplant issues.

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Surgical Standards

Read our surgical standards for surgeons performing deceased donor organ procurements for transplantation, created by the ASTS Standards & Quality Committee.

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Congressional Site Visit Toolkit

Interested in hosting your Member of Congress at your transplant center? Check out our Site Visit Guide!


Wellness Resources

You can't take care of your patients if you don't take care of yourself. Our Wellness Committee has compiled a variety of resources that can help you manage your own self-care.

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COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 hit the transplant community hard. Our COVID-19 Strike Force has put together resources that will help you navigate the pandemic.


Access our surveys or request a list rental for your own survey!

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National Living Donor Assistance Center

Promoting living donation by reducing financial disincentives.

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Resources for Patients

Want to learn more about organ donation from the patient-side?

Resident and Medical Student Resources

Access free resources to learn more about transplant surgery.