• Drs. Scott Shapiro and Ashley Wackym, both from the division of Otology, Neurotology, and Lateral Skull Base Surgery, had their manuscript describing a novel surgical technique for placement of the Bonebridge bone conduction implant published and highlighted this month in the journal Otology and Neurotology Dr. Shapiro presented the research at the International ENT Congress at the International Federation of ORL Societies (IFOS) meeting in Dubai, UAE.

  • Dr. Justin McCormick presented a fascinating grand rounds to the department of Family Medicine on the Diagnosis and Management of Nasal Congestion.

  • Dr. Justin McCormick authored a book chapter on "Medical Management of Chronic Sinusitis" in our field's pre-eminent textbook: Bailey’s Head and Neck Surgery: Otolaryngology – 6th Edition.

  • Welcome to our newest addition to the department:  Katie Bagnardi, PA, who will working in the division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.


Wednesday, March 8, 7:30 AM - Department Grand Rounds

Vanessa Stubbs, MD    Management of thyroid malignancy and use of genetic testing

Wednesday, February 8, 7:30 AM - Department Grand Rounds

Scott Shapiro, MD   Chronic Ear Disease: More than Wall-up or Wall-down Surgery?


Recurring Departmental Events

  • Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Tumor Board (Tuesdays, 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM)

  • Grand Rounds Lecture (2nd Wednesday of each month, 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM)

  • Skull Base Case Discussion Conference (Monthly)

  • Pediatric Cochlear Implant Case Discussion Conference (Monthly)

  • Pediatric Aerodigestive Case Discussion Conference (3rd Wednesday of each month, 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM) 

  • Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Clinic (4th Friday of each month, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM)

  • Journal Club (Quarterly)

  • Morbidity & Mortality (Quarterly)

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