Division of ENT (Otolaryngology) 
Phone: 217-545-8000
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Email: ent@siumed.edu  
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Otolaryngology Research Overview

Eight laboratories provide state of the art research and research training in Auditory and Vestibular Anatomy, Pharmacology, Physiology of Taste and Smell, Cancer Molecular Biology and Genetics. In alphabetical order these are headed by Carol Bauer, MD; Kathleen Campbell, PhD; Don Caspary, PhD; Jeremy Turner, PhD and Leonard Rybak, MD, PhD Special emphasis is on understanding basic mechanisms and their application to clinical problems such as ototoxicity, aging, Alzheimer's Disease, tinnitus, and cancer.