Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Makoto Igarashi, M.D.


Member of the Hall of Fame of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

M.D., Keio University, Tokyo, 1952
Residency, Keio University, Tokyo
Fellowship, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1959
Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard University, 1961
Director, Otopathology Section, U.S. Naval Aerospace Medical Research Institute/NASA, Pensacola, Florida, 1963

Academic Positions
Professor and Director of Research, Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, 1973

Awards and Service
Board Member, Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum
Chief Editor, Auris Nasus Larynx
Honorary Member, Barany Society
NIH-Research Career Development Award

Clinical and Research Interests: Vestibular neuroscience, space neuroscience