ASTCT Emeritus Membership

To create a membership designation in order to retain retired/retiring members of ASTCT who will maintain their interest and involvement in ASTCT and the field of transplant and cellular therapy.

Eligibility Requirements:
ASTCT Members are eligible to apply for Emeritus membership if they meet all of the requirements below:

  • have a doctoral degree or PhD (or equivalent of either)
  • are 70 years or older
  • have been a member of ASTCT in good standing for at least 10 years
  • have demonstrated involvement in the field of transplant and cellular therapy as evidence by contributions to the field, original contributions, volunteer positions with ASTCT and related transplant and cell therapy organizations

Individuals who are 70 years of age but have been ASTCT members for less than 10 years will become eligible for Emeritus status in the calendar year following the year in which they have reached 10 years of membership.

An individual's years as an Associate member count towards the years-of-membership requirement, however, membership categories which pay no dues (in-training members) and affiliate membership years do not count toward this requirement.

Member Dues:
$0 Annual Fee

Emeritus Membership Benefits:
As an ASTCT member, you have access to a community of over 3,600 physicians, investigators, and other healthcare professionals, and a variety of member benefits, which allow you to:

Key Dates and Deadlines:
The ASTCT Executive Committee considers Emeritus membership applications twice per year. For consideration in the Summer, submit your completed membership application by June 1. For consideration in the Winter, Submit your completed membership application by December 1.

How to Apply:
ASTCT Members can request Emeritus membership status by written application to ASTCT Headquarters via