Professor Jarrod Homer
Consultant Head and Neck/Thyroid Surgeon and Otolaryngologist
BMedSci (Hons), BMBS, MD, FRCS, FRCS(ORL-HNS)
Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, Thyroid Surgery, Skull Base Surgical Oncology, Head and Neck dystonias
Professor Homer was appointed Consultant Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon to Manchester Royal Infirmary and The Christie Hospital in 2002. He is the lead clinician for head and neck cancer.
He holds a number of regional and national positions of responsibility in ENT/head and neck surgery. He is invited to lecture various audiences nationally and internationally.
He was promoted to the position of clinical chair of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre in 2013.
He has been awarded over £1.5m in research grant income and supervised a number of successfully awarded doctorates (MD’s and PhD’s) for the University of Manchester. He leads research programs in Head and Neck cancer translational science and is the chief investigator of a number of clinical trials. He is widely published with 100 peer reviewed papers.
He has innovated in several clinical areas, including the setting up of neck/thyroid lump clinic with surgeon-delivered ultrasound, the regional head and neck dystonia clinic, a comprehensive skull base oncology service, transoral laser microsurgery for head and neck cancers, amongst other services and surgical techniques.