Department of Otolaryngology

News and Events

Year-round, the Department of Otolaryngology at IU School of Medicine offers educational and professional development experiences. The department also hosts annual events, including an Anatomy and Histopathology Course that’s offered in July.

Manion-Lingeman Lecture and Research Seminar

The Annual Manion-Lingeman Lecture and Research Seminar provides a forum for IU School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residents to present papers based on their own clinical or basic science research. Following the seminar is the Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Graduation Reception. Attendees receive a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). All medical professionals are welcome. Contact Jane Adamson, Residency Coordinator, for questions and requests: or 317-278-1258.

Otolaryngology Experts

Chad Galer, MD

Chad Galer, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Dr. Galer specializes in head and neck cancer surgery as well as adult otolaryngology, and is an assistant professor of otolaryngology—head and neck surgery at IU School of Medicine. Dr. Galer is a member of Ethics and Professionalism and Prevention and Early Detection committees for the American Head and Neck Society.

For questions regarding medical research, educational programming or clinical care provided by the IU School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology or to schedule a tour, photo shoot or interview with IU School of Medicine faculty, please contact the Office of Strategic Communications.