Dennis Rock, vice president for technology advancement at UT Southwestern. The town of Dallas offers been a significant partner in the release of BioCenter, and relocated a preexisting vehicle maintenance middle to help make the current space designed for structure. BioCenter was among nine Dallas-area businesses and organizations to get Momentum Awards in ’09 2009 from the Dallas Regional Chamber. BioCenter received the Technology Catalyst Award, which is presented to a ongoing company or organization attempting to develop and encourage new technology that yields economic growth.News & World Report. The 3,000-square-foot center features seven exam rooms and will offer evaluations and consults. In addition, children requiring a medical procedure at the Children's Hospital LA campus in Hollywood may have all their pre-procedure evaluation and post-operation follow-up visits at the Santa Monica service, reducing the need to commute anywhere. ‘Families who are caring for a child with an illness already have enough to worry about, and commuting from the Westside to our main campus can be unnecessarily time-eating and expensive,’ says famous pediatric oncologist Stuart Siegel, MD, a Pacific Palisades resident who will serve as staff hematologist/oncologist at Children's Hospital Los Angeles – Santa Monica. ‘Family-centered care is core to your objective, and by bringing required services nearer to home we hope to give families even more reassurance and time to spend with loved ones.’ The hospital has noticed significant demand for its services on the Westside, says Robert Adler, MD, MSEd, senior vice seat of the hospital's Department of Pediatrics and chief medical director of the Kids's Hospital Los Angeles Health System.