Journal of Singing Associate Editor

Care of the Professional Voice: Robert T. Sataloff

Robert T. Sataloff, MD, DMA is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Academic Specialties at Drexel University College of Medicine. He is also on the faculty at Thomas Jefferson University, the University of Pennsylvania, Temple University, and the Academy of Vocal Arts. Dr. Sataloff was Conductor of the Thomas Jefferson University Choir and Orchestra for nearly four decades. He is director of The Voice Foundation's annual symposium on Care of the Professional Voice. Dr. Sataloff is also a professional singer and singing teacher. He holds an undergraduate degree from Haverford College in Music Composition, graduated from Jefferson Medical College, received a DMA in Voice Performance from Combs College of Music, and completed his Residency in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Michigan. He also completed a Fellowship in Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Sataloff is Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Voice Foundation and of the American Institute for Voice and Ear Research. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Voice, Editor-in-Chief of the Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, an Associate Editor of Journal of Singing, and on the Editorial Board of Medical Problems of Performing Artists and numerous major otolaryngology journals in the United States. Dr. Sataloff has written over 750 publications, including thirty-nine books. Dr. Sataloff's medical practice is limited to care of the professional voice and to otology/neurotology/skull base surgery.