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The 2017 Jacobson Innovation Award honors the accomplishments of Timothy A.M. Chuter, MB, BS, DM, FACS, a general vascular surgeon known for his pioneering work in the development of microsurgery.
The 2016 Jacobson Innovation Award honors Louis C. Argenta, MD, FACS, for his work in the development of the vacuum-assisted closure.
The 2015 Jacobson Innovation Award honors Joseph P. Vacanti, MD, FACS, for his work in the field of tissue engineering,
The latest installment in a series highlighting prominent ACS surgeon-scientists is an interview with Michael T. Longaker, MD, MBA, FACS, a pediatric craniofacial surgeon at Stanford University, CA.
Michael R. Harrison, MD, FACS, widely acknowledged for his pioneering work in fetal surgery, is the first subject of a new series of articles highlighting prominent ACS surgeon-scientists.
Robin T. Cotton, MD, FACS, FRCSC, a pediatric otolaryngologist from Cincinnati, OH, is the recipient of the ACS 2014 Jacobson Innovation Award.
Susan E. Mackinnon, MD, FACS, FRCSC, the Sydney M. Shoenberg, Jr., and Robert H. Shoenberg Professor and chief, division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, received the 2013 Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Mackinnon was selected to receive this year’s award because of her leadership in the innovative use of nerve transfer procedures for patients with devastating peripheral nerve injuries.
W. Hardy Hendren III, MD, FACS, FRCS (Ire, Eng, Glas[Hon]), a pediatric surgeon from Boston, MA, received the 2012 Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) at a dinner in his honor on June 8 in Chicago, IL.
Thomas J. Fogarty, MD, FACS, of Portola Valley, CA, became the first individual ever to be inducted into the National Academy of Inventors’ (NAI) newly established Fellow membership category. The induction ceremony took place in February at the NAI’s Inaugural Annual Conference at the University of South Florida, Tampa. The NAI—which includes approximately 1,000 inventor […]