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Surgeon and reproductive scientist Patricia Kilroy Donahoe, MD, FACS, receives 2021 Jacobson Innovation Award
Dr. Donahoe received the ACS 2021 Jacobson Innovation Award in June for her outstanding work in the areas of reproductive developmental biology and oncology.
Cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. James L. Cox receives the 2020 Jacobson Innovation Award
James L. Cox, MD, FACS, received the 2020 Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) February 5 at a virtual event held in his honor. A professor of surgery at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, and a senior consultant to eight medical device companies and a member of the board of directors of […]
Dr. Henry Buchwald receives the 2019 ACS Jacobson Innovation Award
The 2019 Jacobson Innovation Award honors the accomplishments of Henry Buchwald, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCSEng(Hon), for his pioneering work and innovative research in metabolic and bariatric surgery.
Dr. Steven Rosenberg receives the 2018 ACS Jacobson Innovation Award
The 2018 Jacobson Innovation Award honors the accomplishments of Steven A. Rosenberg, MD, PhD, a surgical oncologist, for his pioneering work in the development of immunotherapy and gene therapy.
Dr. Timothy Chuter receives 2017 ACS Jacobson Innovation Award
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.
Dr. Louis Argenta receives 2016 Jacobson Innovation Award
The 2016 Jacobson Innovation Award honors Louis C. Argenta, MD, FACS, for his work in the development of the vacuum-assisted closure.
Joseph P. Vacanti, MD, FACS, receives 2015 Jacobson Innovation Award
The 2015 Jacobson Innovation Award honors Joseph P. Vacanti, MD, FACS, for his work in the field of tissue engineering,
Profiles in surgical research: Michael T. Longaker, MD, MBA, FACS
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.
Profiles in surgical research: Michael R. Harrison, MD, FACS
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, receives 2014 ACS Jacobson Innovation Award
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, receives 2013 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.
Dr. W. Hardy Hendren III receives 2012 Jacobson Innovation Award
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.
Dr. Fogarty inducted as first NAI fellow
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 […]