A Joint Symposium at another organization’s meeting is defined as a single session of up to 180 minutes
whose content is developed by both partnering organizations and which is scheduled to take place as a single session within a larger meeting conducted by the Host organization.
Engagement in Joint Symposia is limited to live (face-to-face) educational activities conducted by non-profit professional medical societies, governmental agencies/regulatory authorities, and non-profit, disease/therapy-oriented membership organizations, including patient organizations, not affiliated with any commercial entity. Joint symposia will not be conducted with individuals or with healthcare providers / organizations / institutions.
All Joint Symposia must adhere to the policies outlined in the Policies Governing Joint Symposia at Other Organizations' Meetings
. There are two categories of organizations with whom ISHLT will conduct Joint Symposia:
- Organizations located outside North America, Western Europe, and Australia/New Zealand
- Organizations located in North America, Western Europe, and Australia/New Zealand
The Application for Joint Educational Session at Another Organization's Meeting
(Word Doc) must be completed and submitted to Greg Schultz
) by the deadline outlined in the policy.