Head and Neck Surgery Team Presents at 9th International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer

Published: September 7th, 2016

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AHNS Team 2016The UF Head and Neck Surgery team from the Department of Otolaryngology attended the 9th International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer in Seattle, WA in July 2016. The conference occurs every 4 yeas and draws delegates from around the world. The work presented by our team included 3 podium presentations and 12 poster presentations. 7 of our residents presented their work. Our Head and Neck Surgery attendings were also selected to be moderators during scientific sessions.

Our research topics  included:

  • Improving Quality Outcomes in Head and Neck Surgery
  • Harm reduction
  • Designing optimal free flaps for functional recovery
  • Antibiotic use in head and neck surgery
  • Laryngeal cancer survival
  • Rare cases and their management
  • Utilizing modified free flaps for versatile reconstructions