ACS honors LA general surgeon with 2011 Jacobson Innovation Award George Berci, MD, FACS, FRCS, Ed. , a general surgeon from Los Angeles, CA, is the recipient of the 2011 Jacobson Invention Award of the American College of Surgeons suhagrastore.com . Dr. Berci was honored with the award in recognition of his pioneering contributions to the art and technology of endoscopy and laparoscopy for more than 50 years. Dr. Berci can be an emeritus scientific professor of medical procedures at the University of California and the University of Southern California, and happens to be the Senior Director of Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Study at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, all located in LA.
The continuing future of radiology is dependent on, not just advanced technology, but empowering another era of radiology leaders.’ The ACR Foundation seeks to improve $5 million during Phase I of the advertising campaign, with over $3 million already raised towards this objective. ‘The RLI is focused on offering radiologists with the superior leadership training they want. However, additional financing is needed to further develop and strengthen the RLI. I wish to thank GE to make such a substantial contribution to the RLI campaign, which will definitely make a positive effect on the RLI and radiology's future leaders,’ said Paul H.