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Jason G. Newman, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Hospital
Director, Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital
Co-Director, Head and Neck and Skull Base Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Co-Chair Cancer Steering Council, Abramson Cancer Center at Pennsylvania Hospital
Director, Head and Neck Fellowship Program, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
Director, Pennsylvania Hospital's Cancer Service Line, Abramson Cancer Center at Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
Pennsylvania Hospital
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
University of Pennsylvania Health System.
800 Walnut St, 18th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-5180
Fax: 215-829-5188
B.A. (Biology and Society)
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1989, 1993.
M.D. (Medicine)
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, , 1997.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in General Surgery , Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1997-1998.
Resident in Otolaryngology , Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, New York, NY, 1998-1999.
Resident in Otolaryngology , New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia and Cornell and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1999-2002.
Fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery/Oncology and Microvascular Surgery , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2004-2005.
Certification in Basic Microsurgery, Microsurgery Research and Training Laboratory, 2002.
Board Certified in Otolaryngology, 2003.
Patient Oriented Research Training, University of Pennsylvania, 2004.
Basic Life Support, .
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, .
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Description of Research Expertise

Head and Neck Cancer Clinical Trials
Injectable cytokines for Head and Neck Cancer
Quality of Life in Head and Neck Cancer
Quality of Life in Skull Base patients

Description of Clinical Expertise

Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer Reconstruction
Skull Base Surgery
Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
Endoscopic Cranial Base Surgery
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Larynx Preservation Surgery
Throat Cancer
Tongue Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery

Selected Publications

Stubbs VC, Rajasekaran K, Gigliotti AR, Mahmoud AF, Brody RM, Newman JG, Rassekh CH, Weinstein GS: Management of the Airway for Transoral Robotic Supraglottic Partial Laryngectomy. Front Oncol 8: 1-6, August 2018 Notes: Article #312.

Yalamanchi P, Coblens O, Ahn M, Cannady SB, Newman JG: A rare case of odontoameloblastoma in a geriatric patient. Ear Nose Throat Journal 97(8): E43-E45, August 2018.

Jeon JW, Cho SS, Nag S, Buch L, Pierce J, Su YS, Adappa ND, Palmer JN, Newman JG, Singhal S, Lee JYK: Near-Infrared Optical Contrast of Skull Base Tumors During Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) August 2018.

Wolf GT, Moyer JS, Kaplan MJ, Newman JG, Egan JE, Berinstein NL, Whiteside TL: IRX-2 natural cytokine biologic for immunotherapy in patients with head and neck cancers. OncoTargets and Therapy Dr. Samir Farghaly (eds.). 11: 3731-3746, June 2018.

Cho SS, Zeh R, Pierce JT, Jeon J, Nasrallah M, Adappa ND, Palmer JN, Newman JG, White C, Kharlip J, Snyder P, Low P, Singhal S, Grady MS, Lee JYK: Folate Receptor Near-Infrared Optical Imaging Provides Sensitive and Specific Intraoperative Visualization of Nonfunctional Pituitary Adenomas. Operative Neurosurgery (Hagerstown) April 2018.

Rajasekaran K, Stubbs V, Chen J, Yalamanchi P, Cannady SB, Brant J, Newman JG: Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland: A National Cancer Database study. American Journal of Otolaryngology March 2018.

Thomas WW, Brant J, Chen J, Coblens O, Fischer JP, Newman JG, Chalian AA, Shanti RM, Cannady SB: Clinical Factors Associated With Reoperation and Prolonged Length of Stay in Free Tissue Transfer to Oncologic Head and Neck Defects. JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery 20(2): 154-159, March 2018.

Hatten KM, Brody RM, Weinstein GS, Newman JG, Bur AM, Chalian AA, O╩╝Malley BW Jr, Rassekh CH, Cannady SB: Defining the Role of Free Flaps for Transoral Robotic Surgery. Annals of Plastic Surgery 80(1): 45-49, January 2018.

Workman AD, Farquhar DR, Brody RM, Parasher AK, Carey RM, Purkey MT, Nagda DA, Brooks JS, Hartner LP, Brant JA, Newman JG: Leiomyosarcoma of the head and neck: A 17-year single institution experience and review of the National Cancer Data Base. Head Neck 40(4): 756-762, December 2017.

Yalamanchi P, Brant JA, Chen J, Newman JG: Clinicopathologic Factors Predictive of Occult Lymph Node Involvement in Cutaneous Head and Neck Melanoma. Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery 158(3): 489-496, November 2017.

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