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

In-Depth Symposia


Saturday, June 4, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM ET

Presentations with 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


Sunday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 8, 7:00 – 8:00 AM ET
Sunday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 7, 2:00 – 3:00 PM ET
Tuesday, June 7, 10:00 – 11:00 AM ET

Presentations with 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

Meet the Expert


Saturday, June 4, 3:15 – 4:00 PM ET
Saturday, June 4, 4:30 – 5:15 PM ET

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.

Attendee Profile:

  • Early Career
  • Mentor/Expert Wanting to Share Comments

Controversies in Transplantation


Wednesday, June 8, 10:15 – 11:15 AM ET

Presentations Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Come experience top level experts debate controversial topics in both Basic & Translational Science and Public Policy.

Attendee Profile:

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

Focus in Transplantation


Sunday, June 5, 3:30 – 6:30 PM ET
Monday, June 6, 3:30 – 7:00 PM ET

Presentations with Question and Answer at the end of each session.

Deep dive into focused presentations on Basic and Translational science. Individual sessions on “Basic: OMICS in Transplantation” and “Translational: Translational Role of Biomarkers in Immune Profiling” will be presented.

Attendee Profile:

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

Women's Networking Event


Saturday, June 4, 6:30 - 8:00 PM ET

Discussion, Question and Answer sessions.

Join your fellow peers virtually for ATC’s Women’s Networking Event. This networking event will go beyond the curriculum to discuss strategies to achieve personal and professional success.

Attendee Profile:

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

Abstract Sessions


Plenary Abstract Sessions

Sunday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 8, 8:30 – 9:30 AM ET

10-minute abstract presentations with 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

Wednesday, June 8, 9:30 – 9:45 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

Sunday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 7, 3:30 – 5:00 PM ET
Saturday, June 5 – Tuesday, June 7, 5:30 – 7:00 PM ET

5-minute abstract presentations with 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.

Late Breaking Clinical Trials Abstract Session 

Saturday, June 4, 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET