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Department of Otolaryngology

Introduction to Otolaryngology: The Surgery for Gentlemen and Gentlewomen (For T1 students only)

Students will be introduced to the breadth of diagnostic and procedural scope of Otolaryngology.  There will be class instruction to introduce the subspecialties represented in this field.  Each student will be paired with an attending and attend their clinic.  Based on their clinical experiences, they will create a short presentation to share with the rest of the group.

Dr. Paul Friedlander, Course Director
Phone: (504) 988-5454
Fax: (504) 988-7846

Contact: Tatyana Fontenot (

Grading Policy: >=70% Pass; Attendance of class: 40%, Attendance of clinic: 30%, Presentation: 30%.  Unexcused absence from any results in a 0% for that portion of the grade.
Enrollment: Elective is open to T1s only.  

Number of students: 3 minimum; 5 maximum
Time of course: 1-2 p.m. Fridays;  Clinic times to be arranged individually.
Sessions Offered: 3, 4

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5263