Researchers in the Department of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery are committed to improving the lives of patients, communities and colleagues through academic medicine. Our research contributions have resulted in major advancements in medical science and practice.

Expert faculty mentors

The department's researchers include a diverse, multidisciplinary team of expert clinician-investigators and administrators whose research interests range the breadth of otolaryngology. With access to cutting-edge opportunities and the dedicated support of the clinic and department, our faculty is motivated, productive, and finding answers to questions that directly impact current and future patient care. As a result, research fellows are equipped with the mentorship, resources, funding and time to pursue their research interests.

The Department of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery is finding new diagnostic and treatment options for the most challenging conditions and providing tailored, coordinated, comprehensive care for thousands of patients each year.

Learn more about the faculty involved in teaching and mentoring.

Clinical research coordinators

The department's research team also includes exceptional clinical research coordinators. Each of our study coordinators engages full-time with departmental researchers to help develop research protocols and to provide education to our residents, fellows and research fellows.

Clinical research coordinators work seamlessly with physician, nursing, scheduling and administrative teams to enroll patients in clinical trials, collect specimens, and provide the regulatory and documentation support necessary to maintain and run complex multidisciplinary clinical trials.