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Honoring Significant Contributions in Tissue Banking

The past winners of the annual AATB Achievement Awards have all made significant contributions to the tissue banking community. Award winners have impacted the association and the field of tissue banking through their efforts in areas such as research, education and service.

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Jeanne C. Mowe Distinguished Service Award

2020

Jeff Orlowski, LifeShare Transplant Donor Services of Oklahoma

2019 

Jeff Cox, United Tissue Resources

2018

Bruce Stroever, Retired

2017

Thomas Cycyota, CTBS, AlloSource

2016

Martell K. Winters, Nelson Laboratories, Inc.

2015 

George McCann, MD, Life Alaska Donor Services, Inc.

2014

Martha Anderson, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation

2013

Russell Bierbaum, ReproTech, Ltd.

2012

David W. Gocke, MD, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation

2011

James H. Forsell, PhD, Tissue Banks International

2010

Perry Lange, LifeNet Health

2009

Glenn E. Greenleaf, LifeCell Corporation

2008

Ronald Plessinger (posthumously)

2007

Margery Moogk, MS, Northwest Tissue Center

2006

Richard J. Kagan, MD, Shriners Hospitals for Children

2005

Michael J. Joyce, MD, The Cleveland Clinic

2004 Helen Leslie-Bottenfield, Consultant and Scott Bottenfield, LifeCell Corporation

2003

Jeanne C. Mowe, Past Executive Director, AATB (posthumously)

2002

Bill Anderson, LifeNet (posthumously)

2001

John F. Burke, MD and Conrado C. Bondoc, MD (posthumously)

2000

Emmanuel K. Tayo, PhD, Past Accreditation Program Manager, AATB (posthumously)

1999

John R. Kateley, PhD, MEDx

1998

Donald J. Prolo, MD, Clinical Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

1997

Samuel H. Doppelt, MD, Cambridge Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital

1996

Gary Friedlaender, MD, Yale University School of Medicine, Dept. of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation

1995

Mary St. J. Douglas, Center for Transfusion and Transplantation Medicine, Naval Medical Research Center

1994

Jerome K. Sherman, PhD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Dept. of Anatomy

1993

Peter Mazur, PhD, Group Leader, Theoretical and Applied Cryobiology, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

1992

Henry J. Mankin, MD, Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

1991

Charles R. Baxter, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center

1990

Kenneth W. Sell, MD, PhD, Professor & Chairman, Dept. of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine (posthumously)

1989

C. Everett Koop, MD, Surgeon General of the United States

1988

Marshall R. Urist, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon/Researcher, Bone Research Laboratory, UCLA School of Medicine

1987

George W. Hyatt, MD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Orthopaedics, Georgetown University School of Medicine

 

George W. Hyatt Memorial Award

2020

Jeff Cartmell, MTF Biologics

2019 

Mark Moore, LifeNet Health

2018

Ellen Heck, Transplant Services Center - UT Southwestern Medical Center

2017

Melissa Greenwald, MD, Donate Life America

2016

Helen Newman, PhD, CTBS, Veterinary Transplant Services, Inc.

2015 

Alyce Linthurst Jones, PhD, LifeNet Health

2014

Shawn Hunter, PhD, Community Tissue Services - CTS Dayton

2013

Gregory Ray, MD, CryoLife, Inc.

2012

Lennox Archibald, MD, RTI Biologics

2011

Matthew J. Kuehnert, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2010

Simon Bogdansky, PhD, AlloSource

2009

Kelvin G.M. Brockbank, PhD, Cell and Tissue Systems, Inc.

2008

C. Randal Mills, PhD, Osiris Therapeutics, Inc.

2007

Stephen Livesey, MD, PhD, Australian Stem Cell Centre

2006

William F. Enneking, MD, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation

2005

Lloyd Wolfinbarger, PhD, LifeNet

2004

Robert E. Stevenson, PhD, AATB

2003

D. Michael Strong, PhD, Northwest Tissue Center

2002

John F. Hansbrough, MD, University of California, San Diego Medical Center

2001

Julie Glowacki, PhD, Director of Skeletal Biology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

2000

Hans Burchardt, PhD, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Regional Tissue Bank

1999

Ross Wilkins, MD, Medical Director, Donor Alliance

1998

Theodore I. Malinin, MD, Professor and Director, University of Miami Tissue Bank

1997

Kenneth W. Sell, MD, PhD, Professor & Chairman, Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine (posthumously)

1996

William W. Tomford, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

1995

Harold T. Meryman, MD, Center for Transfusion & Transplant Medicine, Naval Research Institute

 

Kenneth W. Sell Memorial Award

2020

Bud Brame, LifeNet Health

2019 

Michael Bauer, Eye and Tissue Resources

2018

Allyson McGinnis, CTBS, CryoLife, Inc.

2017

Scott Brubaker, FDA CBER - Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD

2016

Murray L. Anderson, CTBS, CST, CQA, ASQ, AATB Inspector

2015 

Ralph Powers, DDS, LifeNet Health

2014

Helen Bottenfield, Consultant

2013

Ruth R. Solomon, MD

2012

Charles Sims, MD, California Cryobank, Inc.

2011

Duke Kasprisin, MD, South Hero

2010

Nancy Dock, PhD, Lonza

2009

Joel C. Osborne, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation

2008

Kathy Pearson, LifeNet Health

2007

Judith E. Woll, MD, Community Blood Center/Community Tissue Services

2006

Jeanne Linden, MD, MPH, New York State Department of Health

2005

Diane Wilson, RN, CTBS, Community Tissue Services

2004

D. Ted Eastlund, MD, PhD, University of Minnesota Medical School