The Hong Kong Society of Transplantation was incorporated in March 1995 and has been very active in the region. Its major objectives include:
- To promote for the public benefit the interests in and a better understanding of the advancement of science and knowledge in the transplantation and harvesting of organs and tissues.
- To promote organ donation.
- To promote research, education, training, and appreciation in the science and technology of transplantation, and to make available to the community up-to-date information on new developments in transplantation and organ/tissue harvesting for public benefit.
- To promote academic and social exchange among local and overseas transplant community, and to organize activities/conferences in this respect.