A number of professionals have proposed economic manipulations as a way to promote organ donation. Here, President Jim Allan shares a story to stimulate discussion around disincentives and incentives, and AST member Gabriel Danovitch responds.
AST offers two distinct webinar series of interest to transplant professionals: the Timely Topics in Transplantation series and the Education and Clinical Tools for the Independent Living Donor Advocate series. Visit the webinars section for more information and to register!
AST offers several publications such as the American Journal of Transplantation (AJT), a top-ranked journal in the field, and the AST Primer on Transplantation, and The AST Handbook of Transplant infections, two new publications that provide guidance for the next generation of transplant professionals. Read more...
Research grant funding opportunities are available through the AST Transplantation and Immunology Research Network, or TIRN. There is a brief introduction to TIRN on the AST website, but we encourage you to visit the TIRN website for more details, and to apply for open grant funding opportunities.