Dr. Berg is responsible for overseeing the clinical education of third and fourth year medical students at the FSU Regional Medical School Campus in Sarasota. He works closely with the Clerkship Directors for each specialty, the Sarasota medical community and the campus administrative staff to ensure the highest quality of the clinical education program.
Dr. Berg received his undergraduate degree and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Illinois. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine followed by a fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Michigan. After his medical training, he served as a Major in the United States Air Force and Director of the Pulmonary Division at Keesler Air Force Base. After his military service, he entered a pulmonary medicine practice in Sarasota, Florida. He developed an interest in information systems and administrative medicine that led to his selection as the lead physician to help install an electronic medical record at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He subsequently became the Chief Medical Information Officer and then the Patient Safety Officer for the hospital. He also serves as a consultant around the country for the electronic medical record, patient safety, physician behavior issues and bioethics. In his spare time he likes to travel, sail, golf, read and write.
B.S., University of Illinois, 1968
M.D., University of Illinois, 1972
M.B.A., University of South Florida
Additional training in Bioethics at Georgetown
Additional training in Patient Safety at Harvard
Phi Beta Kappa scholastic honorary, University of Illinois
Beta Gamma Sigma scholastic honorary, University of South Florida