Glenn Blake Williams, MD
Otolaryngology; Head & Neck Surgery
Education and Training
University of Tennessee Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery 7/1/2005-6/30/2009
University of Tennessee Department of Surgery 6/23/2004-6/22/2005
Doctor of Medicine:
University of Tennessee-Health Science Center, May 2004 (Honors)
Masters of Biomedical Science:
Barry University, Miami, Fl, 2000
Bachelors of Science:
University of Tennessee at Martin, TN, 1998
Psychology and Philosophy
Summa cum Laude
Honors and Awards
University of Tennessee Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Resident Research Award, 2008
University of Tennessee Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Resident Teaching Award, 2006
College of Medicine:
Cannon Scholar, UT-Health Science Center, 2003
Scholarship to recognize medical students “who demonstrate a high degree of respect, empathy, compassion and humanism for the patient on the part of the physician in addition to a high degree of scholarship.”
Dorthy Snider Foundation Scholarship, UT-Health Science Center, 2003
American Medical Association- Medical Scholars Fund, UT-Health Science Center, 2003
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2004
Wheeler Cooper Memorial Scholarship
Dave Schatz Memorial Scholarship
Norman and Ruby Campbell Memorial Scholarship
Research/Publications/Poster Presentations/Book Chapters
Watkins JP, Williams GB, Mascioli AA, Wan JY, Samant S. Shoulder Function in Patients Undergoing Selective Neck Dissection with or without Radiation and Chemotherapy. Head and Neck. In Press.
Angel J, Williams GB, MacDonald CB. An Unusual Hyper-Density in the Middle Ear of a Pediatric Patient on Computed Tomography Scan. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra. In Press
Langsdon PR, Williams GB, Rajan R, Metzinger SE. Transblepharoplasty Brow Suspension Using a Biodegradable Fixation Device. Aesthetic Surgery Journal. In Press
Williams GB, Sebelik M, Hodges JM. Otolaryngology in the Philippines. Oral Presentation at the Annual meeting of the Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Humanitarian Forum, San Diego CA October 4-7, 2009.
Angel J, Williams GB, MacDonald CB. An Unusual Hyper-Density in the Middle Ear of a Pediatric Patient on CT Scan. Poster Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Pediatric Otolaryngology, Seattle WA May 22-25, 2009
Vieira FO, El Gandour O, Buadi FK, Williams GB, Donepudi SK & Zafar N, Concurrent Radiotherapy and HAART for Localized Plasmablastic Lymphoma in AIDS: Case Report and Literature Review. Poster Presentation at the 7th International Conference on Head and Neck Caner, San Francisco CA July 19-23, 2008.
Vieira FO, El Gandour O, Buadi FK, Williams GB, Shires CB, Zafar N. , Plasmablastic Lymphoma in a Previously Undiagnosed Aids Patient: A Case Report. Head and Neck Pathology, Volume 2, Number 2/ June, 2008.
Williams GB, Thompson JW. External Excision of Suprastomal Tracheostomy Fibroma: How we do It. Poster presentation at the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngologists (COSM), Orlando, FL, May 2008.
Williams GB, Stocks RS, Browne JD, Thompson JN. Caustic Ingestion. Cumming’s Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 5th ed. Elsevier Mosby, New York.
Williams GB, Ross L, Chandra RK. Are Bulb Syringe Irrigators a Potential Source of Bacterial Contamination in Chronic Rhinosinusitis? Am J Rhinol. 22 (4):399-401.
Williams GB, Chandra RK. Are Bulb Syringe Irrigators a Potential Source of Bacterial Contamination? Oral presentation at the American Rhinologic Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, Sept 2007.
Williams GB, Chandra RK, Sindwani R. Granulomatous Diseases of the Sinosnasal Tract. Stucker: Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery. Springer Medical Publishers, Verlag, Germany. January 1, 2009
Paranasal Sinus Fungus Balls: A case series and review of the literature. Glenn B. Williams, MD and Rakesh K. Chandra, MD. Poster Presentation, ARS COSM San Diego, CA April 26-27, 2007.
Cervical Emphysema and Pneumomediastinum Secondary to Crack Cocaine Use: An Unusual Presentation of Laryngeal Cancer–Case Report and Meta-Analysis Glenn B. Williams MD, Syamal D. Bhattacharya MD, Francisco M. Vieira MD. Poster Presentation, Triological Combined Section Meeting Marco Island , Fl February 14-18, 2007.
Update on Advanced Paranasal Sinus Cancer treated with Intra-arterial Cisplatin and Concomitant Radiation Therapy Followed by Surgery. Sandeep Samant, MS, FRCS; Glenn B Williams, MD; K. Thomas Robbins, MD; Vishal Gupta, MD; Jim Wan, PhD; John Robertson, MD. Sociedad Iberoamericana de Informacion (SIIC). In press.
Auto-Medial Maxillectomy and Visual Compromise secondary to Cocaine Abuse. Matthew Stumpe MD, Glenn B Williams MD, Francisco Vieira MD; American Rhinologic Society Poster Presentation, AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting Toronto Canada September 17-20, 2006.
Hearing loss as a late complication of radiotherapy in children with brain tumors. Glenn B. Williams, Larry E. Kun, Jerome W. Thompson and Herbert J Gould;Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2005 Apr;114(4):328-31.
Hearing Loss as a Late Complication of Radiation Therapy in Children with Brain Tumors- Glenn B. Williams, Larry E. Kun, Jerome W. Thompson and Herbert J Gould; Presented at the 5th Annual Edwin Cocke Research Symposium, Memphis, Tn, June 27 2003
Sensorineural Hearing Loss Post-Radiation Therapy(1-8 Year Onset): A Cohort Description, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital/UT-Memphis Dept of Otolaryngology; Presented at St Jude Children’s Hospital Summer Research Symposium- July, 2001
Synthesis of 4-substituted Imidazoles; University of Tennessee-Memphis Summer Research Scholar Program, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1998; Presented at Pharmacia Upjohn Pharmaceutical Co, Kalamazoo, Michigan- 1999
Surgical Mission Work
Memphis Mission of Mercy- Victorias City, Negros Occidental Philippines, November 5-17, 2008 (Cleft Lip/Palate, Thyroid Surgery)
Medical Aesthetics 2009- The State of the Art in Aesthetic Facial Rejuvination April 16-18, 2009 Atlanta, Ga
Acclarent Balloon Sinuplasty- Evolve Professional Education Program, 6/6/2008 Memphis, Tn
Midwest Resident Update in Rhinology – Techniques in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery 6/9/2007 St. Louis University, St. Louis Mo.
AO/ASIF Principles of Operative Treatment of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction. Little Rock, AR 11/4-11/5 2006
The Otology Group of Vanderbilt Temporal Bone Course & Ear Symposium. Nashville, Tn 10/5-10/7/2006
Baha System Instructional Course. Vanderbilt School of Medicine. Nashville, Tn 10/5/2006
Midwest Resident Update in Rhinology – Techniques in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery 9/5/2006 St. Louis University, St. Louis Mo.
North American Skull Base Society, 5th Annual Skull Base Course- lecture only. Memphis, Tn August 25-28, 2006.
Practical Applications for Image-Guided Surgical Navigation in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tn 10/8/2005
North American Skull Base Society, 4th Annual Skull Base Course. Memphis, Tn July 22-25, 2005.
AA0-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Expo, Oct 4-7, 2009 San Diego, CA
Combined Otolaryngology Section Meeting, May 1-4 2008 Orlando, FL
AA0-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Expo, Sept 17-19, 2007 Washington, D.C.
Combined Otolaryngology Section Meeting, April 26-29, 2007 San Diego, CA.
Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, February 14-18, 2007 Marco Island, Fl
AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Expo. September 17-20, 2006 Toronto, Canada
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Amercian Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
American Medical Association
Shelby County Medical Society
American College of Surgeons
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Graduate Medical Education Committee Resident Representative 2007-2009
Student Surgical Society, UT-HSC, 2000-2003
AIMS Representative, UT-HSC, 2000-2002
Phi Chi Medical Fraternity, UT-HSC, 2001-2003
Into the Streets, UT-HSC, 2000
Class of 2004, Academic Feedback Committee- Pathophysiology, UT-HSC, 2001-2002
Family Practice Student Association, UT-HSC, 2000-2003