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Meeting-at-a-Glance


Saturday, June 2, 2018

1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Pre-Meeting Symposia

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm  

Opening Reception with Exhibits

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm   

Poster Session A in Exhibit Hall

Sunday, June 3, 2018

7:00 am – 8:15 am

Sunrise Symposia

8:15 am – 8:30 am   

Break

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Joint Plenary I

9:30 am – 9:45 am   

Joint Award Session

9:45 am – 10:00 am

AST Awards

10:00 am – 10:15 am

AST Lifetime Achievement Award

10:15 am – 10:30 am

ASTS Awards

10:30 am – 10:45 am

ASTS Pioneer Award

10:45 am – 11:15 am

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

11:15 am – 12:45 pm  

Midday Symposia

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm  

Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm 

Luncheon Workshops (Additional Fee)

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm  

Transplantation in Depth (Basic)

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm   

Break

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm  

 Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

2:30 pm – 5:30 pm 

Student Program

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm  

Multidisciplinary Transplant Professionals Symposium

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm   

Nursing Symposium

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm   

Concurrent Sessions

5:45 pm – 7:00 pm  

ASTS Business Meeting

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Poster Session B in Exhibit Hall

Monday, June 4, 2018

7:00 am – 8:15 am  

Sunrise Symposia

8:15 am – 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am – 9:15 am

Joint Plenary II

9:15 am – 9:45 am

 ASTS Presidential Address

9:45 am – 10:15 am

AST Presidential Address

10:15 am – 10:45 am  

State-of-the-Art Speaker

10:45 am – 11:15 am 

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

11:15 am – 12:45 pm

Midday Symposia

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Luncheon Workshops (Additional Fee)

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Break

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm 

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm 

Multidisciplinary Transplant Professionals Symposium

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

5:45 pm – 7:00 pm  

AST Town Hall & Reception

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm    

Poster Session C in Exhibit Hall

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

7:00 am – 8:15 am   

Sunrise Symposia

8:15 am – 8:30 am   

Break

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Joint Plenary III

9:30 am – 10:00 am

State-of-the-Art Speaker

10:00 am – 10:45 am   

Controversies in Transplantation - Basic

10:00 am – 10:45 am  

Controversies in Transplantation - Clinical

10:45 am – 11:15 am

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

11:15 am – 12:45 pm

Midday Symposia

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

Break

1:00 pm – 2:15 pm  

Luncheon Workshops (Additional Fee)

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm    

Break

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm  

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm   

Multidisciplinary Transplant Professionals Symposium

2:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Pediatric Symposium

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm 

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Poster Session D in Exhibit Hall

7:30 pm – 10:30 pm   

ATC Night Out (Additional Fee)

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

7:00 am – 8:15 am 

Sunrise Symposia

8:15 am – 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am – 10:00 am   

Joint Plenary IV

10:00 am – 10:15 am

Coffee Break

10:15 am – 11:30 am

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