Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Laura.Matrka@osumc.edu
614-366-2092 or 614-293-0363

Education:

Undergraduate
BA, Dartmouth College | Sept 1996 - June 2000
Major: English
Concentrations: Spanish, Anthropology

Universitat Central de Barcelona (under the auspices of Dartmouth College) | Jan - March 1998
Spanish concentration: coursework in art, architecture, literature, and language

University of the West Indies (under the auspices of Dartmouth College) | Aug - Dec 1999
Post-Colonial Literature concentration: coursework in West Indian literature 

Professional
Fellowship training in Laryngology under Dr. C. Blake Simpson, University of Texas San Antonio | July 2011 - June 2012

Residency training in Otolaryngology, Ohio State University Medical Center | July 2006 - June 2011

MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine | Aug 2002 - June 2006

Research Interests:

  • Breathing disorders (airway stenosis, vocal cord dysfunction, use of jet ventilation)
  • Smoking-related vocal cord disorders
  • Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis and HPV vaccination
  • Professional voice users (singers, teachers, etc)
  • Swallowing disorders




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