Announcement: Dr. Sumit Agrawal has been re-appointed to the Department of Otolaryngology as Interim Chair


Leadership Announcement: Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Sumit Agrawal has been re-appointed to the Department of Otolaryngology as:

  • Interim Chair (Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University);
  • Interim Physician Department Executive (London Health Sciences Centre); and
  • Interim Chief (St. Joseph’s Health Care London).

The re-appointment will be effective January 1, 2024, to December 31, 2024, or until a permanent PDE/Chair/Chief is appointed.

Dr. Agrawal is a Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, an Otolaryngologist at LHSC, and an Associate Scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute. His
clinical and research interests include: Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery, Cochlear Implants, Imaging, Surgical Simulation, and Middle-Ear Biomechanics.

During this period of interim leadership, Dr. Agrawal looks forward to continue working collaboratively to best support clinical and departmental operations and to ensure the optimal functioning of the Department.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Agrawal on his re-appointment.

John Yoo, MD, FRCS(C), FACS
Dean, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University

Kevin Chan, B.Sc (Hon), MD, MPH, MBA, CCPE, FRCPC, FAAP
Acting President & CEO
Corporate Medical Executive
London Health Sciences Centre

Adam Dukelow, MD, FRCPC, MHSc, CHE
Vice President, Medical & Academic Affairs
St. Joseph’s Health Care London