Research Fellowship in Laryngeal Surgery
The Research Fellowship in Laryngeal Surgery provides an otolaryngologist - head-and-neck surgeon with state-of-the-art research opportunities in the field of laryngology.
- Call the Voice Center at 617-726-1444
The Research Fellowship is a one- or two-year opportunity to focus on grant-funded (NIH and private foundations) clinical and basic science laryngeal research projects directed by the surgeons and scientists of the Mass General Voice Center in collaboration with:
- Langer Laboratories of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine at Mass General
The Research Fellowship may be followed by the Clinical Fellowship in Laryngeal Surgery.
Candidates must have completed a residency in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery (domestic or abroad) by the time of their matriculation as a research fellow.
The curriculum includes training in:
- Laryngeal framework surgery
- Novel operating-room and office-based laser treatments (pulsed-KTP & Thulium lasers)
Research Fellows will also have exposure (through didactic rounds and discussions) to a wide range of benign and malignant laryngeal pathologies including:
- Precancerous dysplasia
- Vocal cord paralysis
- Airway stenosis
- Vascular lesions
- Laryngeal trauma
- Polyps, cysts, and nodules
Interested candidates should send a curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to:
Steven M. Zeitels, MD
Mass General Voice Center
One Bowdoin Square, 11th Floor
Boston, MA 02114
Qualified minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply.