Message from the Vice-Chair, Research

Alain Dabdoub Vice Chair Research






Basic, Translational and Clinical Research

Our Vision

An equitable, diverse, and inclusive world-class research enterprise dedicated to discovery and leadership to strengthen our scientific community, quality, and impact of our research.

Our Mission

To engage in high impact basic, translational, and clinical research to improve our understanding of disease, identify efficient diagnoses, and support the development of new therapies while advancing a culture that nurtures innovation and discovery. 

We collaborate extensively across Toronto biosciences, stem cell, and bioengineering communities as well as nationally and internationally to advance research and training and achieve our goal of overcoming diseases in otolaryngology – head & neck surgery.


Alain Dabdoub, PhD
Associate Professor
Vice-Chair, Research
Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto

View my faculty profile HERE for more information

Useful Links

Research at Faculty of Medicine 

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR),
Research Funding Database

Gerstein Science Information Centre 
For resources in medicine and science, including search engines, Web of Science, Scopus, Scholars Portal Search; requires UofT library card/PIN

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors 
Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Writing and Editing for
Biomedical Publication 

National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health 
Search engine for articles and authors

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communicaiton Disorders

National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health

Physicians’ Services Incorporated Fo