Penn ENT Student Interest Group

The Penn ENT Student Interest Group aims to foster interest in the medical specialty of otolaryngology and serve as peer mentors for students exploring the field. We work closely with the Department to host networking opportunities and events catered towards students at different stages of medical school.​


A variety of events are held throughout the year, examples include:​

  • FallA Day in the Life of an ENT lunch talk introducing the field to MS1s​
    • Interview Prep with Dr. Adappa for students applying to residency​
  • Winter: PennCORE meeting featuring active research opportunities at PSOM and CHOP (including summer and year-out positions)​
  • SpringExcelling on Sub-Is and Away discussion led by graduating students applying into ENT​
  • Summer: ENT SIM session led by attendings and residents for students in clinical rotations or electives​

Announcement of events will be emailed out to all PSOM students when they are scheduled. Please contact the ENT interest group board with any questions or feedback.​

Planning Resources​

Useful Resources for Sub-I & Away Rotation​

Board Members (2022-2023)​

Co-presidents: Austin Cao, Sara Hobday​

Vice-presidents: Emma De Ravin, Doreen Lam​

Research chairs: Ellie Sell, Jacob Harris, Ahab Alnemri, Rohin Magnati​

Education chairs: Mandy Salmon, Sanjena Venkatesh, Ashna Aggarwal​

Mentorship chairs: Katherine Xu, Janelle Safadi, Yohan Kim​

Faculty advisor: Tiffany Chao, MD MSEd​