Nicholas  Clark
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College/University: University of Arkansas

Medical School: University of Oklahoma

Clinical and Research Interests

Interested in all aspects of otolaryngology, especially facial trauma and reconstruction, and airway management

What were you looking for in a residency program?

Strong research, exposure to all subspecialties of otolaryngology, tight-knit group of residents

What are the strengths of the Duke program?

Well rounded, lots of research opportunities, unique leadership course, upward growth and expansion, residents and faculty are like family

What advice do you have for incoming interns?

Give you best efforts. Know that you wont be perfect, but learn from feedback and ask questions. Learn from your co-residents. Always be willing to help in clinic, on consults, or the operating room, because you may be afforded the opportunity to perform a procedure or practice a skill you otherwise would not have had the chance to perform.

What do you like best about living in Durham and the Triangle?

Lots of outdoor activities, close to mountains and beaches, many diverse restaurants 

What do you like to do outside of Duke?

Work on cars, snow skiing

Honors and Awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Frances P. Olson, M.D. Endowed Scholarship (2018)
  • Charles Michael Beck Endowed Scholarship in Medicine (2017)
  • David Pyle Scholarship (2016)
  • University of Arkansas Chancellor's List (2013)
  • University of Arkansas Dean's List (2013)
  • Oklahoma City Community Foundation Leadership Scholarship Award (2009)
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America (2008)
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