In 2004, the family of the late Suzanne Ledin, MT(ASCP)SBB established
the Annual Suzanne Ledin Lecture
in honor of Suzanne Ledin’s lifetime devotion to excellence in medical technology and blood banking.
This annual lectureship awarded by CBBS includes an honorarium and reimbursement for travel
and lodging expenses from the Suzanne Ledin Memorial Foundation.
Suzanne Ledin Lecturers
2004 - George Garratty, PhD, FRCPath
2005 - Marion Reed, PhD
2006 - W. John Judd, FIBMS, MIBiol
2007 - Joanne M. Moulds, PhD, MT(ASCP)SBB
2008 - Virginia Vengelen-Tyler, MBA, MT(ASCP)SBB, CQA(ASQ)
2009 - Paul V. Holland, MD
2010 - James P. AuBuchon, MD, FCAP, FRCP(Edin)
2011 - Walter H. (Sunny) Dzik, MD
2012 - Dennis Goldfinger, MD
2013 - Alana (Loni) Calhoun, MT(ASCP)SBB
2014 - Phyllis Walker, MS, MT(ASCP)SBB
2015 - Nancy Heddle
2016 - Joe Chaffin, MD
The Suzanne Ledin Memorial Foundation also supports education and training in transfusion medicine by awarding two yearly travel grants for SBB students to attend the annual AABB meetings.
To find out more about the Suzanne Ledin Memorial Foundation please contact Kathryn Ledin, PhD MPH (415) 845-7118.