About the WIO He for She Award
This award recognizes a male otolaryngologist who serves as a strong mentor, collaborator, and sponsor of women in otolaryngology. It is meant to celebrate our male colleagues who celebrate us, those who show the importance of teamwork, synergy and building our profession together.
2022 WIO He for She Award Recipient
This year’s WIO He for She Award goes to Kourosh Parham, MD, PhD, who is currently professor of surgery in the Division of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Connecticut (UConn) School of Medicine and has been the residency program director since 2016. He completed his residency in otolaryngology–head and neck surgery at that institution in 2005 and has been on the faculty ever since. He received his PhD from Northern Illinois University in neuroscience/experimental psychology and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in auditory neurophysiology at the UConn Health Center.
- 2021: Alexander G. Chiu, MD