Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae – Daniel S. Samadi, M.D.

Education:
1988-1992 B.A. New York University, (Biochemistry)
1992-1996 M.D. Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Postgraduate Training:
Internship
1996-1997 Department of General Surgery University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Residency
1997-2001 Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Fellowship 2001-2003 Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Licensure:
Memberships in Professional and Scientific Societies:
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AAO/HNS)
  • American Rhinologic Society (ARS)
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
Research and Teaching Experience
1990-1992 New York University: Departments of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Supervisor: Neville Kallenbach, Ph.D.
  • Determination of the end to end distribution of amino acid residues in the crystal structure of known proteins.
  • Structural analysis of branched nucleic acids using distance geometry algorithms.
1990-1992Â New York University
  • Teaching Assistant and Laboratory Instructor in Advanced Organic Chemistry, College Chemistry and Calculus.
1992-1993 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: Department of Surgery
Supervisor: Warren Heston, Ph.D.
  • Molecular biological techniques for detection of circulating prostatic tumor cells.
1994-1995 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine: Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery and the Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center
Supervisors: Alan Schwartz, M.D., David Eisele, M.D.
  • Study of the pathogenesis of airway collapsibility in obstructive sleep apnea.
1999-2000 University of Pennsylvania Medical Center: Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Supervisor: Ian N. Jacobs, M.D.
  • Ex vivo gene transfer of angiogenic growth factors in laryngotracheal reconstruction of a rabbit model.
2002-2003 University of Pennsylvania Medical Center: Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Supervisors: James Saunders, Ph.D., E. Bryan Crenshaw III, Ph.D.
  • Middle ear sound conduction in a genetically mutated mouse model