Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist

Courtney Shires, MD

Locations
East Campus
7945 Wolf River Boulevard
Germantown TN 38138 901.683.0055
EDUCATION:

July 2011-July 2012               University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

                                                Head and Neck Oncology Fellowship




June 2006-June 2011              University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN                                           Residency in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery

                                                

August 2002-June 2006          University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS

                                                Doctor of Medicine

                                 

August 1997-May 2001          Mississippi College, Clinton, MS

                                                Bachelor of Science, Biology Major, Chemistry Minor




HONORS:

2016                Poster of distinction, NASBS, Scottsdale, Arizona




2014                Faculty Teaching Award, University of Tennessee, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

 

2011                Basic Science Research Award, 13th Annual Ed Cocke Research Symposium, University of TN, Memphis, TN

            

2010                AAO-HNS/F Resident Leadership Grant, 2010 Annual Meeting & OTO

EXPO, Boston, MA




2010                Basic Science Research Award, 12th Annual Ed Cocke Research Symposium,

                        University of TN, Memphis, TN




2009                Basic Science Research Award, 11th Annual Ed Cocke Research Symposium, University of TN, Memphis, TN




2009                Resident Teaching Award, Voted by Medical Students, University of TN, Memphis, TN  




2005                Gold Humanism Honor Society, University of MS Medical Center                                                




2004                Customer Service Award, University Hospital and Clinics, UMMC  




 

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology

Certificate number 20752

Valid from June 1, 2012 to June 30, 2022




LICENSURE:

Tennessee # 48308

Expiration Date:  April 30, 2019




SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:

American Medical Association

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Memphis ENT Society

American College of Surgeons, applied for membership 2018




UNIVERSITY (AND COLLEGE) APPOINTMENTS:

University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Department of Otolaryngology

August 2012 to current

Assistant Professor

 

HOSPITAL/CLINICAL APPOINTMENTS:

Baptist Memorial Hospital (active) 2012-current

Methodist Hospital (active) 2012-current

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital (active) 2012- current

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 

Resident teaching in surgical instruction, 2012-present

2 OTO-HNS residents and 1 medical student 27 hours/week




Resident teaching in clinical instruction, 2012-2017

1 OTO-HNS resident 8 hours/week

 

Monthly Journal Club, 2012-present

17 OTO-HNS residents x 3 hours x 3 months/year




Physician Assistant Teaching in Didactic Session, November 12, 2019

25 PA students x 3.5 hours

 

EDITORIAL APPOINTMENTS:

Reviewer for The Laryngoscope, December 2008- current.

Reviewer for Sleep Medicine Reviews, September 2011-current.

Reviewer for Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, October 2011-current.

Reviewer for International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology, March 2012, May 2012.

Reviewer for ORL, May 2014-current

Reviewer for Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, June 2018-current

Reviewer for World Journal of Ophthalmology &Vision Research, September 2018-current

Reviewer for Madridge Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, September 2018- current.

 

COMMITTEES AND OFFICES HELD:

Participant, Methodist University Hospital, Surgery and Anesthesia Committee, 2016-2017




Member, Methodist University Hospital, Head and Neck Tumor Board, 2012-current

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