Dr. Jonas Johnson and Dr. Marci Nilsen will discuss the head and neck cancer survivorship program and data they've studied relating to patient outcomes and side effects.
The Eye & Ear Foundation is teaming up with Mission of Mercy Pittsburgh to provide free vision and hearing care for the underserved community. This is a great volunteer opportunity!
Presented by Jose-Alain Sahel, MD, Leah Byrne, PhD, and Joseph Martel, MD. They will cover the research the department is currently doing on using optogenetics to restore vision.
Dr. David Chi and Dr. Christopher Cunningham will discuss treatment options and research taking place within the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Chi is an Associate Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He serves as the Hearing Center and Cochlear Implant Program Director
With Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD, LAc and Marie Helene Errera, MD, PhD. They will discuss integrative eye care treatments and research. Dr. Dhaliwal is Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Director of Refractive Surgery, and the Director of the Cornea Service at the UPMC Eye Center. She also serves as the
Dr. Uma Duvvuri and Mr. Norman Gottron will speak about Pittsburgh CREATES (Collaborative Research, Education And Technology Advancement in Surgery). Their presentation will talk about advancements taking place in this innovative research space within the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of PIttsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Uma Duvvuri is a Professor of Otolaryngology who
With Jose Sahel, Kunal Dansingani, Jay Chhablani, and Kiran Vupparoboina
The 2022 Siciliano Lecturer is: David M. Cognetti, MD, FACS The Herbert Kean, MD Professor and Chair Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Sidney Kimmel Medical College/Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Thomas Jefferson University President, Pennsylvania Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Lecture 5:00 pm - 6:00
Dr. Jose P. Zevallos, MD, MPH, will talk about current and future advancements in otolaryngology. He will also give a background of his journey to becoming the new chair of the department. Dr. Zevallos is an internationally recognized expert on the epidemiology and genomics of HPV-associated oropharyngeal cancer. His clinical practice focuses on head and
John Ash, PhD and Alexander Anetakis, MD, MBA, will provide background information on AMD, as well as patient treatment strategies and research taking place in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Ash joined in 2022 as the E. Ronald Salvitti Professor of Ophthalmology Research, Vice-Chair, and Director of
Presented by Catherine Palmer, Director of the Center for Audiology and Hearing Aids. There will be a Q&A following the presentation.
The 2022 Muse Prize and Award Celebrates Excellence in Ophthalmology The 2022 Albert C. Muse Prize recipient for Excellence in Research and Advancement of Care in Ophthalmology is John E. Dowling, PhD, Gordon and Llura Gund Research Professor of Neurosciences Emeritus at Harvard University. His research interests have focused on the vertebrate retina as