HERSHEY, Pa. -- Dr. Robert T. Sataloff will be this year's speaker at the George H. Conner Visiting Professor Lecture, presented by the Division of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Penn State Hershey. Sataloff will present his lecture, “Voice Surgery: Current Concepts and Techniques," at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in the Junker Auditorium.
Sataloff is professor and chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, and senior associate dean for Clinical Academic Specialties at Drexel University College of Medicine. He is also a professional singer and singing teacher. He served for nearly four decades as conductor of the Thomas Jefferson University Choir. He holds an undergraduate degree from Haverford College in Music Theory and Composition; graduated from Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University; and received a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Voice Performance from Combs College of Music.
Sataloff has developed numerous novel surgical procedures, including total temporal bone resection for formerly untreatable skull base malignancy, laryngeal microflap and mini-microflap procedures, vocal fold lipoinjection, vocal fold lipoimplantation and others.