EDITORIAL TEAM

Alissa Kanaan, M.D.

Program Editor, Rhinology

Associate Professor at the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS); Director of the division of Rhinology, Allergy and Skull Base Surgery at the University of Arkansas

Biography

Dr. Alissa Kanaan is an Associate Professor at the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock, AR. She currently serves as the Director of the division of Rhinology, Allergy and Skull Base Surgery at the University of Arkansas where she is also Co-clerkship director for the medical student otolaryngology clerkship.  She completed her medical school and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery residency at the American University of Beirut. Following that, she did her fellowship training in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the University of McGill in Montreal and a Rhinology and Allergy fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh (UPMC). She is a member of the International Committee of the American Rhinologic Society and a member of the Women in Rhinology. She is very passionate about teaching and has received the Dean’s Resident teaching award multiple times and the Red Sash Award for medical student teaching.

Publications
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Selected Research and Publications

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia and Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease: A Case Report
OTO Open. 2021 Mar 29;5(1):2473974X211003900. doi: 10.1177/2473974X211003900. eCollection 2021 Jan-Mar.
2021-04-15
Perioperative Indicators of Prognosis in Acute Invasive Fungal Sinusitis
OTO Open. 2021 Mar 11;5(1):2473974X211002547. doi: 10.1177/2473974X211002547. eCollection 2021 Jan-Mar.
2021-04-02
Operative and postoperative outcomes in elderly patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2021 May;278(5):1471-1476. doi: 10.1007/s00405-020-06453-2. Epub 2020 Nov 3.
2020-11-03
Pituitary Metastatic Composite Tumors: A Case Report with Next-Generation Sequencing and Review of the Literature
Case Rep Oncol Med. 2020 Jul 21;2020:5073236. doi: 10.1155/2020/5073236. eCollection 2020.
2020-08-11
In Reference to "Analysis of the Relationship between the Location of the Anterior Ethmoid Artery and Keros Classification"-Reply
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Sep;157(3):538. doi: 10.1177/0194599817715593.
2017-09-12
Analysis of the Relationship between the Location of the Anterior Ethmoid Artery and Keros Classification
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Aug;157(2):320-324. doi: 10.1177/0194599817696302. Epub 2017 Mar 28.
2017-03-29
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