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Research is a vital component of the Department of Otolaryngology’s clinical mission. Our innovative research dedicated to problems and diseases of the head and neck in children and adults puts us at the forefront of the specialty, and has allowed us to have a profound impact on our patient population. With a number of National Institutes of Health grants supporting our various research projects and initiatives, we are able to continue our efforts toward cutting edge and comprehensive patient care.


Heard it Here First: How Iowa Became a Leader in Cochlear Implants

New Medical Device Start-up

OtoScope-Genetic Testing for Hearing Loss- MORL Lab