Program Types

ATC is designed with a variety of program layouts and formats to engage all types of learners.

Take advantage of the multi-disciplinary nature of the ATC by reviewing the Program Descriptions below.

Time Zone Schedule of Program – Eastern Time Zone

The program schedule is built in Eastern Time Zone.  The Virtual Connect platform will provide options to display the program times in the time zone you reside in or display in Eastern Time Zone.


In-Depth Symposia


Friday, June 4, 3:00 – 5:30 PM ET

Pre-recorded presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

In-Depth Symposia are 2 and ½ hour sessions designed around a specific topic of interest. These sessions provide in-depth state-of-the-art information focused both on clinical and research areas from various perspectives, allowing attendees to make connections and incorporate the knowledge acquired into their everyday practice.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Experienced Wanting to Learn More
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments

IMPACT Sessions


Saturday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 9, 9:00 – 10:00 AM ET
Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 8, 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET

Pre-recorded presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Learn from Industry Innovators on how the transplant industry is transforming your daily work lives for tomorrow’s advancements. Attendees can expect to leave these sessions armed with cutting-edge information that will pave the way to the future of the industry.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Experienced Wanting to Learn More
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments
  • Interactive Debaters

EXPERT VIP MEET-UP*


Saturday, June 5, 8:45 – 9:30 PM ET
Tuesday, June 8, 8:45 – 9:30 PM ET

Live Video Discussion, Question and Answer sessions.

Gain exclusive access to Mentor Experts in the field. These sessions are designed in an intimate discussion setting.  NO formal slide presentations. The purposeful layout is designed to allow interaction and discussion while creating new connections.

*Session attendance is limited to 50 attendees.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments

Controversies in Transplantation


Wednesday, June 9, 10:30 – 11:30 AM ET

Pre-recorded presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Come experience top level experts debate controversial topics in both Basic and Clinical science.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Experienced Wanting to Learn More
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments
  • Interactive Debaters

Focus in Transplantation


Saturday, June 5, 4:30 – 7:00 PM
Sunday, June 6, 4:30 – 7:00 PM

Pre-recorded presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Deep dive into focused presentations on Basic and Translational science. Individual sessions on “Basic: New Roles of Secondary Immune Organs in Rejection” and “Translational: The Microbiome and its Influence on Clinical Outcomes” will be presented.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Experienced Wanting to Learn More
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments

Abstract Sessions


Plenary Abstract Sessions

Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 8, 10:30 – 11:30 AM ET

Pre-recorded, 10-minute abstract presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Top-rated abstracts submitted through the ATC abstract submission process are presented orally with time for questions from the audience at the end of the session.

ATC’s People’s Choice Award

Tuesday, June 8, 11:30 – 11:45 AM ET

At the end of final Plenary session, attendees will be given the opportunity to VOTE on which Plenary abstract presentation is the MOST impactful to the transplant community.

Rapid Fire Oral Abstract Sessions

Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 8, 4:30 – 5:30 PM ET
Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 8, 6:00 – 7:00 PM ET

Pre-recorded, 5-minute abstract presentations with Live Video Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Oral abstracts submitted through the ATC abstract submission process are presented orally with time for questions from the audience at the end of the session. Sessions are designed with specific topic-driven presentations.

Video Poster Chat Sessions

Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 8, 7:30 – 8:30 PM ET

Live 5-minute poster presentations with live 5-minute Question and Answer after each poster presentation.

Poster abstracts submitted through the ATC abstract submission process are presented live by sharing their poster graphic to the audience with a short 5-minute presentation. Live 5-minute questions from the audience after each poster. Sessions are designed with specific topic-driven presentations.