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>> The 2024 Annual STSW Survey is now open to members -  Take the survey! 

  • You need to be logged in as a member to access the survey.
  • Our annual survey collects valuable data about expertise, breadth of professional role, tools, years of service, expectations in the field, staffing, salaries, and other key markers.  These statistics are available to the public to continue to advance transplant social work and provide annual measurements of our progress in several key areas.  Past survey results are available on our Survey Page.

>> 39th Annual Conference - Madison, Wisconsin - October 7th (pre-conference), October 8th-10th (conference) 2024.

    • Registration is open!  More information is available on our Registration Page.
    • Accommodations information Hotel rooms are available at the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace and the Embassy Suites by Hilton Madison Downtown.  
    • Conference Program - The 2024 STSW program will offer up to 20 CEUS (pending approval by NASW), including up to 8 CEUs with STSW designated ethics content.  Please submit to you state licensure board for consideration of ethics CEUs.  Download the Conference Program.

    Find more information on Conference Page.

    >> The May 2024 edition of the STSW Newsletter, Society Pages, is now available on our Newsletter page The newsletter is also available to download here.

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    With a membership fee of $100 you can access benefits including access to member-only organ specific forums, assessment tools and resources, training opportunities, discount on STSW annual conference, professional credentials, mentorship program, research grants, online subscription to Progress in Transplantation Journal and the STSW newsletter.

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    STSW offers the Certified Clinical Transplant Social Worker Credential (CCTSW) and the Certified Clinical Circulatory Support (CCSW-MCS).  These credentials recognize transplant clinicians who have met strict eligibility requirements including education, licensure, experience and peer recommendations.  Distinguish your professionalism in the field of transplant; become certified!

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    Mentor Program

    The Mentor Program was developed to provide a framework for experienced transplant and MCS social workers to assist and advance social workers coming into this very specialized field. The program is designed to allow mentees to review mentor profiles online and request 2-3 potential mentors.  The Mentor Program Committee will review all mentor and mentee applications received and appropriately match mentors and mentees.

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    STSW Annual Conference

    The 39th Annual STSW Conference will take place in Madison, Wisconsin at the Monana Terrace Convention Center - October 2024

    • Conference Dates - Monday, October 7th - Pre-Conference / Tuesday, October 8th - Thursday, October 10th - Conference

    Please check our Conference Page for updates.