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April 28, 2022

April '22 Faculty Recognition

Susan Emmett, MD, MPH Associate Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Featured by CBS 17 for contributions to research on childhood hearing loss in remote and rural Alaska, which led to development of new mHealth tympanometer to address preventable hearing loss in children...Read more
March 4, 2022

Dr. Trinitia Cannon Featured by CBS 17

Local news outlet CBS 17 recently interviewed Trinitia Cannon, MD , vice chief of the Division of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, about her personal and medical background, and about how she strives to make the medical field more diverse and accessible for young people of color. Pushing for...Read more
March 4, 2022

Duke HNS&CS Ranks #9 in NIH Funding

The Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research has released the rankings of funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for U.S. medical schools in 2021, and Duke University has been ranked #9 for NIH funding among Otolaryngology departments. This new ranking is an increase from the...Read more
February 25, 2022

February '22 Faculty Recognition

Bradley Goldstein, MD, PhD Vice Chair of Research Awarded an NIH grant to fund the Department of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Otolaryngology Residency Research track. This grant will provide support for the otolaryngology residents during their two-year research block and...Read more
January 6, 2022

Blake Wilson, DSc, PhD, receives top civilian award

On November 18, 2021, Blake Wilson, DSc, PhD received the North Carolina Award in recognition for his significant scientific contributions to the state. Dr. Blake Wilson receives the North Carolina Award on Nov. 18, 2021 Wilson, a member of the faculty in both the Department of Head and Neck...Read more
September 1, 2021

August Faculty Recognition

Jeffrey Cheng, MD Associate Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Appointed as the Medical Director of Quality and Safety for Duke Children's surgical services.Read more
July 29, 2021

July Faculty Recognition

Susan Emmett, MD, MPH Associate Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Received an NIH grant for her study titled “mHealth Tympanometer: A Digital Innovation to Address Preventable Childhood Hearing Loss in Low- and Middle-Income Countries." Russel Kahmke, MD Assistant...Read more
July 7, 2021

The $600 Medical Device That Could Help Doctors Detect Throat Cancer

Photo above: Doctors in Vietnam check out a prototype of the flexible nasopharyngoscope initially designed by Duke engineering students A patient arrives in a clinic complaining of a sore throat. This is no run-of-the-mill case of the sniffles, and her primary doctor has already put her on two...Read more
June 30, 2021

June Faculty Recognition

Alissa Collins, MD, MA Assistant Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Accepted into the Duke AHEAD Certificate Program in Health Professions Education and Teaching. One of 15 accepted from across Duke Health. Nosayaba Osazuwa-Peters, MPH, PhD Assistant Professor in Head...Read more
April 30, 2021

April Faculty Recognition

Seth Cohen, MD, MPH Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Division of Laryngology Promoted to Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences. Bradley Goldstein, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Featured in...Read more
March 25, 2021

March Faculty Recognition

David Jang, MD Associate Professor of Head and Neck Surgery & Communication Sciences Division of Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery Received the Maureen Hannley Award for his study " Geographic Variations in Healthcare Utilization and Expenditure for Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A Population-Based...Read more
February 19, 2021

Training in a Pandemic

Challenges are opportunities in disguise. No statement more accurately reflects the training environment this time a year ago. As we learned more about the novel coronavirus and its method of transmission, it became clear this would uniquely affect our specialty. With viral loads highest in the...Read more
February 19, 2021

The Inspiration to Give

Photo above: Dr. Debara L. Tucci with husband Dr. Kevan VanLandingham “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams Many of us can identify one influential leader in our lives who has inspired and motivated us, whose...Read more
February 19, 2021

The Daphne Logue Memorial Tree

Photo above: Daphne Logue memorial tree Daphne Logue, RN Daphne Logue, RN, was a remarkable nurse whose death on February 16, 2018 robbed faculty and staff of a great spirit. Her coworkers felt privileged to work with her at Duke South Clinic for the last five years of her life. During that time,...Read more

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