Special Events

Don't miss these special events during the meeting!

ASHI Silent Auction
Monday, October 1-Wednesday, October 3

The ASHI Silent Auction will be held Monday, October 1 through Wednesday, October 3 and all proceeds will benefit the ASHI Travel Fund. We hope this will be a great way to bid on some great gifts and support those ASHI members in need of assistance. The Silent Auction will be located in the exhibit hall (Grand Ballroom, Level 3).

Open Hours:
Monday, October 1 - 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Tuesday, October 2 - 9:30 am-12:30 pm; 2:30 pm-7:45 pm
Wednesday, October 3 - 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Winners will be announced by email on Wednesday, October 3 by 4:00 pm. Items must be picked up from the Silent Auction tables by 6:00 pm on Wednesday, or during open registration hours on Thursday. Shipping and packing is the winner's responsibility. 


Women in Transplantation Breakfast 
Thursday, October 4, 6:45 am - 8:00 am

Join fellow colleagues in the field for a special breakfast featuring a presentation by Dr. Hannah Valantine, MD of the National Institutes of Health on "NIH's Scientific Approach to Inclusive Excellence." This workshop will describe NIH’s current approach and activities related to promoting inclusive excellence through fostering workforce diversity, and highlight the main diversity challenges facing biomedicine. Read More Here!

Registration and breakfast are complimentary. Register Here Now!


Networking Reception
Thursday, October 4, 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Back for it's second year is the popular Networking Reception – you won’t want to miss it!  Join us to enjoy a night of music, desserts, drinks, dancing, and networking with your colleagues on in the Harborside D/E room of the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel. 

The Networking Event features Dorry Segev as your DJ! Dorry is a transplant surgeon from Johns Hopkins Medical Center who has been a DJ at several transplant-related, highly enjoyable parties. Request a Song Now!

This event is complimentary for all registered attendees; there is no additional fee to attend.