We are thrilled to announce Dr. Ron Mitchell as a speaker at our upcoming Sleep & Airway Collaboration. Ron Mitchell, MD is a Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics and Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Children’s Medical Center Dallas. He is also the holder of the William Beckner Distinguished Chair in Otolaryngology.
His clinical and research interests are on the management of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children. Dr. Mitchell has been a speaker at numerous national and international conferences on pediatric sleep disorders.
He has received several grants and has published over 100 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals. He has chaired several national committees and has been involved in guideline development on a variety of Pediatric Otolaryngology topics. He is a PI for the Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy Trial (PATS) and completed the Randomized Controlled Study of Adenotonsillectomy for Childhood Sleep Apnea (CHAT) both sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).