Membership Categories and Benefits

Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT) is a community of physicians, surgeons, nurses and other allied health professionals whose mission is to improve the outcomes in children receiving liver transplantation through research, improving care, training and mentoring, and supporting children and families.

WHO can join?

  • Pediatric hepatologists
  • Transplant surgeons
  • Psychologists
  • Pharmacists
  • Research coordinators
  • Clinical coordinators
  • Data coordinators
  • Nurses
  • Health professionals

Membership Categories:

  • Full Membership ($75)
    Faculty (Physicians, surgeons, and scientists) engaged in the treatment of pediatric transplant patients or in research
    activities related to organ transplantation.

  • Trainee Membership ($30)
    Any individual actively engaged in training at an accredited training program in any field related to the science or
    practice of transplantation shall be eligible for this category membership. (Trainee status shall be verified by
    including a supporting letter from your program director with your application.)

  • Associate Membership ($30)
    Transplant nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Transplant Coordinators, Allied Health Professionals, Hospital Administrators,
    Transplant Administrators, Organ Procurement Personnel, Physicians Assistants, and Research Assistants are eligible
    for this category of membership.

WHY become a member?

Benefits of membership include:

  • Reduced Registration Rates for SPLIT Annual Scientific Meeting:
    Members of SPLIT will receive reduced registration fees for the Annual SPLIT meeting (average $100 USD).
    The SPLIT meeting covers major themes, highlighting the most recent advances in clinical and basic sciences
    related to pediatric liver transplantation.

  • Eligibility to apply for SPLIT Travel Grants and Awards:
    Travel grants to attend the SPLIT Annual Meeting are awarded to trainees/fellows and parent advocates who
    are involved in a program in which a SPLIT member is associated.

  • Opportunities to become a member of or participate with your peers on SPLIT Committees

  • Opportunities to submit for grants based on RFAs for research, QI, and/or educational initiatives

  • Access to the Members-Only section of the SPLIT website

  • Membership Directory: Complete list of all SPLIT members with email address.

  • Access to slide presentations from SPLIT Annual Meetings

  • Discount on TTS Membership: SPLIT members receive a $50 discount off TTS dues.