Title: Associate Professor, Otolaryngologist
Company: University of Florida
Location: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Glenn Knox, Associate Professor and Otolaryngologist at the University of Florida, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in neurotology.
In choosing a career in academics and medicine, Dr. Knox has been able to combine his twin passions of science and helping others. With his extensive skillset in neurotology and otolaryngology, Dr. Knox is well-equipped to prepare future generations of medical professionals with the knowledge needed to excel in their own careers and help improve the lives of many patients. Since 2015, he has taught and directed the Cochlear Implant Program at the University of Florida in Jacksonville, and he has been an associate professor in the Department of Surgery since 2010, having previously worked at the university in the early 1990s to the mid-2000s as a courtesy clinical associate professor and assistant professor and Director of the Evoked Potential Laboratory at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center. Prior to joining the University of Florida, Dr. Knox taught at the University of Pennsylvania, and he was the owner of the Mandarin Hearing and Balance Center. In his academic work, he specializes in teaching how to treat dizziness and other ear issues to residents. His clinical special interests are cochlear implants, dizziness, and motion sickness, and he is interested in researching motion sickness and biomaterials for middle ear implantation.
Dr. Knox earned a Bachelor of Arts in geology and chemistry from Princeton University, magna cum laude, in 1977. He continued at Bryn Mawr College, receiving a Master of Science in biochemistry before earning an MD at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in 1983. He continued his medical education with an internship in general surgery at the Indiana University Health University Hospital and then as a resident in otolaryngology at the Medical College of Virginia. Following this, Dr. Knox completed an additional residency in otolaryngology at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center and a fellowship in neurotology at the Baylor College of Medicine. Always dedicated to education, Dr. Knox earned a JD from the Florida Coastal School of Law in 2008.
Dr. Knox has maintained professional affiliation with a variety of organizations throughout his career, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the American Society for Gravitational and Space Biology, the Aerospace Medical Association, the Society of NASA Flight Surgeons, and the Virginia Society of Otolaryngology. Dr. Knox has been a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives since 2016 and is an associate of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Knox has been recognized for his work on multiple occasions. He is a NASA grantee at the University of Florida, and from 1993 to 1996 he received the Physician’s Recognition Award from the American Medical Association. In 2015, he was awarded the Beals and Shahin Prize from the Duval County Medical Society.
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