Celebrating PTT Associates’ As Certified Tissue Banking Specialists

CTBS Certification

The American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) offers a certification for qualified tissue banking professionals, which tests their knowledge in several areas: donor suitability determination; tissue recovery and processing; decontamination techniques; quality control; and clinical application of allografts, among several others. The examination is based upon the AATB Standards and associated regulatory requirements for the industry.

Several Pinnacle Transplant Technologies’ Associates recently passed the exam to become Certified Tissue Bank Specialists (CTBS). Congratulations to the following:

  • Steven Bair
  • Danielle Cox
  • Casey Goldman
  • Jennifer Ramirez
  • Shadi Smoudi
  • Daniel Soulvie

Current CTBS associates are listed below. Associates are required to re-certify every 3 years by testing or submitting 40 continuing education units.

  • Jason Brown
  • Ernesto Cazarez
  • Luis Gabaldon
  • Gabriel Hyams
  • Ray Lyons
  • Dan Mahaffey
  • Carole Pritchard
  • Noah Stromer
  • Chris Watkins

Photo courtesy of AATB.