About ABTC

​​​​​Since 1988, American Board for Transplant Certification (ABTC) has promoted excellence in organ transplantation through specialty certification. As the only accredited certifying body for organ donation and transplant professionals, ABTC establishes education and competency standards while promoting continued professional growth.

At ABTC, we share your goals for continuous quality improvement in organ donation and transplantation. Our certification credentials represent an elite community of professionals who incorporate the latest standards of excellence in organ donation and transplantation. Our certification programs include:

  • Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC)
  • Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse (CCTN)
  • Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinator (CPTC)
  • Certified Transplant Preservationist (CTP)
ABTC is an independently incorporated, not for profit organization managed by a volunteer governing board – a group of fully certified organ donation and transplantation professionals who strongly believe all patients deserve safe, high quality care. With experts at the helm and a mission driven by the importance of lifelong learning, ABTC certification is a mark of true excellence in organ donation and transplantation.

ABTC's Mission

Setting standards that distinguish transplant professionals through certification.​

ABTC's Vision

Advance the field by certifying every donation and transplant professional​.

Benefits of ABTC Certification​

Meet our Board of Governors​

Join an ABTC Committee (members only)​​


Melody Goller, CMP, Executive Director

Beth Crowley, Association Manager

Candice Miller, Staff Associate

Debbie Jennings, Meetings Manager

Brianna Wilson, Data Administrator



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