Jean Michel TRIGLIA, 66, was graduated as Doctor in Medicine in 1984. His scientific education was trained at the Marseille Medical School, Aix-Marseille University and was supplemented by several other pediatric trainings outside Marseille (London, Boston, New York, Cincinnati and Toronto).
He became professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in 1991 and currently is an exceptional class professor and belongs to the French College of Otolaryngology and the French Council of the Universities. He is member of several French and international societies
Among his local responsibilities, he was vice-president of the scientific council of the Marseille Medical School for 9 years, and president of the Scientific Research Committee of the Marseille University Hospitals for 6 years, head of the Pediatric Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Department and the chairman of medical and surgical Pediatric Departments at La Timone University Hospital
His clinical and research interests are mainly the management of airway diseases in children. As the Director of the Speech and Hearing Disorders Clinical Research Laboratory, he has special interests in virtual laryngotracheal endoscopy, modeling of the newborn larynx with aerodynamical experimental data and new approaches of surgical management of laryngotracheal stenosis and large malformations of head and neck. Other fields of clinical interest include ears problems, specially middle ear and cochlear implants as one of the French referent consultants in this field.
He published 313 articles in peer-reviewed journals and book’s chapters, presented more than 400 papers and posters at French and international scientific meetings.
He will be the chairman of the next ESPO Meeting in Marseille from 6-9 November 2021