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EDWARD M. WEAVER, MD, MPH

Professor
Chief of Sleep Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Department
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Specialties
Sleep Surgery

Site(s) of Practice, Maps, and Directions
Harborview Medical Center (HMC)
VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Area(s) of Expertise
Surgical Care of Sleep Disordered Breathing (Snoring and Sleep Apnea)
Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research

Education
MD--Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1993
MPH--University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2000

Postgraduate Training
Internship --General Surgery, Yale University, 1994
Residency --Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Yale University, 1998
Research Fellowship
--Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, 2000

Board Certifications
American Board of Otolaryngology:

  • Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 1999
  • Sleep Medicine, 2008

Licensure
State of Washington, 1998

Local and National Leadership
Surgical Program Director, UW Sleep Center
Associate Director, UW Comparative Effectiveness, Cost and Outcomes Research Center
Past Chair, Sleep Disorders Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Past Chair, Sleep Disorders Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Co-Director, UW Sleep Center
VA National Otolaryngology Advisory Board
VA NationalSleep Medicine Network Executive Committee

 

Most Significant Journal Articles and Abstracts

Research Support
Principal Investigator , NIH/NHLBI K23 HL068849, "Nasal obstruction and sleep apnea treatment outcomes,” 2003-2008 (completed).
Principal Investigator , NIH/NHLBI R01 HL084139, " Nasal turbinate reduction & CPAP outcomes for sleep apnea: A sham-controlled RCT,” 2007-2012.
Co-Investigator/Mentor, AAO-HNSF Resident Research Grant, "Modification and Validation of a Quality of Life Comorbidity Index," 2012-2013.
Co-Investigator, NIH/NIDCD R01 DC010148-02S1, "Improved Analysis of Cochlear Implant Sound Processing," 2012-2013.

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