Every year at the Annual Meeting, AABB is proud to recognize professionals advancing the fields of transfusion medicine, cellular therapies and patient blood management. The AABB Memorial Awards honor individuals who are at the top of their professions, and whose work and research is significantly contributing to improving patient and donor safety. We asked this year’s awardees how it felt receiving an AABB Memorial Award and to share a little about their achievements. Their inspiring answers are a powerful testimony of their accomplishments. Read the interviews here.