Programme 20 : Head and Neck

Programme 20 : Head and Neck

PROGRAM LEADERS

Pr Béatrix BARRY, is Head of the ENT and Head&Neck Surgery department at Bichat Hospital since February 2007, President of the Société Française de carcinologie cervico-faciale (SFCCF) since 2013 and Vice-President since 2020. She holds a complementary diploma (additional exercise right) in Oncology – option cancer surgery (2015).

Pr Philippe HERMAN, is a Otolaryngologist, Professor and Chairman at Lariboisiere Hospital, University of Paris. He also chairs the Neuroscience Department. Also he is still involved in Otology after a PhD based on Middle Ear Physiology, his current research interests are rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery.

HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVE

Céline VALETTE
P20 chiffres clés Tête et cou

STRENGTHS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS

Cancer Care:

  • The care pathway has very reasonable waiting times from the first consultation to medical or surgical treatment (median 10 days for the first appointment, less than 1 month for surgery, median 15 days for histological analysis of whole surgical specimens).
  • The volume of activity: 32% of AP-HP
  • Tumor board common to 3 HN departments with participation of oncologists and radiologists from Saint-Louis hospital

Research:

Basic science:

  • UMR 1149 (1CCA 1 master)
  • INSERM U1141 (Pr Herman Verillaud, Adle Biassette)

Education:

  • Coordination of 1 DIU (chirurgie endoscopique de la base du crane (Pr HERMAN) ;
  • French (INCA) Guidelines coordination: referential for the treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in adults (on going – Pr BARRY).