This fall, DMU will applaud alumni who are leaders of two national medical organizations.
Eric A. Goldsmith, D.O.’84, FACOS, FICS, FASAS, will conclude his tenure as president of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS) during its annual clinical assembly Sept. 30-Oct. 3 in Chicago. DMU will present Goldsmith with a plaque for his leadership and service on Sept. 30.
Robert G. Good, D.O.’77, FACOI, will begin his term as president of the American College of Osteopathic Internists during its annual convention and scientific sessions Oct. 17-21 in Orlando, FL. DMU will present a plaque to him on Oct. 20.
A board-certified general surgeon in Fort Myers, FL, Goldsmith is medical director of academics and medical education at the Lee Memorial Hospital System. President of the District 11 Society of the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, he has conducted many curriculum lectures, led specialty conferences and served in teaching and director capacities over the past two decades. He is a fellow in the International College of Surgeons and the American Society of Abdominal Surgeons as well as the ACOS, which he has served in several leadership positions.
Good is a board-certified general internist practicing in Mattoon, IL, and the medical director of Carle Foundation Physician Services, a large multispecialty group in southern Illinois. In addition to his year as president-elect of ACOI, he has served as the organization’s secretary-treasurer and on numerous committees. He chairs its clinical practice committee and Phoenix Physician Task Force and serves on the fundraising committee and committee on government affairs. Good is chair of the program for ACOI’s 2012 convention.