berland 20104 award

Dr. Cheri Canon, F.A.C.R., Chair of the Department of Radiology, is pleased to announce that Dr. Lincoln Berland, F.A.C.R., was elected by the American College of Radiology (ACR) Council on April 28, 2014 to serve on the ACR Board of Chancellors as the Chair of the Commission on Body Imaging.

Dr. Berland also serves as Chair of the ACR Committee on Incidental Findings. In that role he was the lead author of the most cited and read article in the Journal of the ACR (JACR) on incidental findings in abdominal imaging and the senior author of the 2013 JACR best clinical practice paper on adnexal incidental findings. At UAB, Dr. Berland currently serves as the Department of Radiology Vice-Chair for Quality and Safety and as a member of the Professional Liability Trust Fund Claims committee.

Dr. Berland completed his undergraduate training at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, followed by medical school at the Washington University in St. Louis. After completing residency training in Diagnostic Radiology and Fellowship in Body Imaging at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee he joined the faculty at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the body imaging section. As part of his career dedication to body imaging he has served as a past President of the Society of Computed Tomography and is a fellow of the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound.Dr. Berland is the author or coauthor of ninety-six articles, 28 book chapters, and one book.