Research in Pediatric Otolaryngology

Faculty Name:
Albert Park

Department:
Surgery

Faculty College:
Medicine

Email:
albert.park@hsc.utah.edu


Project Description:

I have clinical and basic science interests in pediatric otolaryngology conditions. The student will have the opportunity to complete a research project. Prior projects completed have included a retrospective review of button battery ingestions and validation of a mouse model cytomegalovirus induced hearing loss.



Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Earn independent study credit; Write Honor's thesis; Prepare UROP proposal


Student Role:

I typically meet with the student to determine his or her interests. I can provide a list of research projects. The student would be expected to "own" that project.


Student Benefits:

Presentation at local or national meeting and possible publication.


Project Duration:

6-12 months. Hours dependent on student's efficiency and motivation.


Minimum Requirements:

1 - Dedication to the project; 2 - Ability to be self-motivated and persistent; 3 - Work well with the research team; 4 - Maintain good communication with mentor