Jonathon O Russell, M.D. , is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Division of Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery in the Johns Hopkins Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Russell is also the director of the Johns Hopkins Multi-Disciplinary Thyroid Tumor Center.His research is focused on hearing healthcare disparities. He serves as the principal investigator of several NIH-funded community-based trials to promote hearing healthcare access and utilization among underserved populations.
Dr. Burton J. Soboroff, a beloved physician and teacher in the UIC Otolaryngology Department, established the endowment that makes this Lectureship and Resident Research Symposium possible. His dedication to this department as well as the practice of Otolaryngology will be remembered for years to come. It is an honor for us to have this day to recognize the contributions of this great individual.
Dr. Soboroff was educated at Northwestern University where he was Phi Beta Kappa, and received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1938. He attended Northwestern University Medical School , receiving his M.D. degree in 1942. Read More..