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  • Showcase Your Latest Research at ATC 2021 Virtual Connect

    Jan 20, 2021
    Submit your late-breaking abstract by Friday, February 12, 2021.
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  • Digital Winter Symposium Kicks off!

    Jan 13, 2021
    The 21st Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium begins with a welcome reception Wednesday evening at 7:30 Eastern, and sessions begin Thursday morning.
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  • OPTN Releases 2020 Data on Deceased Organ Donation

    Jan 12, 2021
    This month the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network announced the 2020 numbers on organ donation from deceased donors in the United States, which set an all-time record for the tenth year in a row.
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  • UPDATED RELEASE: ASTS-Led Immuno Legislation Signed into Law

    Dec 22, 2020
    Transplant surgeons welcome the exciting news that the immunosuppressant drug coverage bill was signed into law this week. ASTS was very proud to see that Congress included the text of the House-passed Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act (Immuno Bill) – H.R. 5534 – as part of the last COVID relief package in 2020 and it is now the law of the land.
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  • 2021 Fellowship Match: Virtual Interviews

    Dec 17, 2020
    The 2021 SF Match for positions starting in 2022 will open on Wednesday, January 13, 2021. All Transplant Accreditation & Certification Council (TACC) Accredited Fellowship Training Programs should conduct virtual interviews with fellow candidates for the 2021 SF Match cycle.
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  • ASTS 2021 Research Grant Submissions Are Open

    Dec 16, 2020
    It’s that time of year! ASTS is now accepting applications for 2021 research grants.
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  • ASTS Appoints Maggie Kebler-Bullock as Executive Director

    Dec 16, 2020
    The American Society of Transplant Surgeons is pleased to announce that Maggie Kebler-Bullock, CFRE, has been appointed as the ASTS Executive Director/CEO. She will formally step into the role on January 1, 2021.
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  • 2021-2022 AJT Editorial Fellowship Invitation for Applications

    Dec 11, 2020
    Applications are invited December 1-31, 2020, for the AJT Editorial Fellowship, a program which offers a year-long editorial experience in the publication and peer review process to fellows and junior faculty in transplant-related fields.
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  • Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage Bill Passes the House

    Dec 10, 2020
    ASTS is very pleased to see the U.S. House floor passage of H.R. 5534, the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act (Immuno Bill), led by long-time congressional Bill champions Congressmen Ron Kind (D-WI) and Dr. Michael Burgess, M.D. (R-TX).
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  • ASTS Member Insurance Benefit

    Dec 9, 2020
    ASTS is excited to announce a new benefit for all active members. As a transplant team member, you may be required to travel for procurement on a moment’s notice. We have acquired additional insurance coverage to protect you and your loved ones if something were to happen to you while traveling for your work.
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