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Caitlin McMullen, MD

Specialty: Otolaryngology
Program: Head and Neck-Endocrine Oncology

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Education & Training


  • University of Toronto - Otorinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgical Oncology & Reconstruction


  • Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Medical School:

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine - MD
Participating Trials

A Randomized Double-Blind Phase 3 Study of Avelumab in Combination with Standard of Care Chemoradiotherapy (Cisplatin Plus Definitive Radiation Therapy) Versus Standard of Care Chemoradiotherapy in the Front-Line Treatment of Patients with Locally Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
Condition: Head & Neck
Intervention: Avelumab; MSB00100718C (Avelumab); Placebo; Radiotherapy; cisplatin

A Randomized Phase 2 Trial of Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy with the IRX-2 Regimen in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Stage II, III or IVA Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oral Cavity
Condition: Head & Neck
Intervention: IRX-2; Indomethacin; cyclophosphamide; cytoxan (cyclophosphamide); multivitamin/mineral; omeprazole (Prilosec)

If you believe you are eligible for one of these trials or studies, please call
1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488).


  • Foreman A, Lee DJ, McMullen C, de Almeida J, Muhanna N, Gama RR, Giuliani M, Liu G, Bratman SV, Huang SH, O'Sullivan B, Song Y, Xu W, Goldstein DP. Impact of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus on Survival in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Oct;157(4):657-663. Pubmedid: 28849730.
  • Xu JJ, Yu E, McMullen C, Pasternak J, Brierley J, Tsang R, Zhang H, Eskander A, Rotstein L, Sawka AM, Gilbert R, Irish J, Gullane P, Brown D, de Almeida JR, Goldstein DP. Patterns of regional recurrence in papillary thyroid cancer patients with lateral neck metastases undergoing neck dissection. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 May;46(1):43. Pubmedid: 28569186. Pmcid: PMC5452602.
  • McMullen C, Rocke D, Freeman J. Complications of Bilateral Neck Dissection in Thyroid Cancer From a Single High-Volume Center. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Apr;143(4):376-381. Pubmedid: 28097314.
  • McMullen CP, Smith RV, Ow TJ, Tassler A, Schiff BA. Minimal Margin Extracapsular Dissection: A Viable Alternative Technique for Benign Parotid Lesions?. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2016 Nov;125(11):912-917. Pubmedid: 27456086.
  • Schiff BA, McMullen CP, Farinhas J, Jackman AH, Hagiwara M, McKellop J, Lui YW. Use of computed tomography to assess volume change after endoscopic orbital decompression for Graves' ophthalmopathy. Am J Otolaryngol. 2016 Aug;36(6):729-735. Pubmedid: 26545461.
  • Virbalas J, McMullen C, Cheng J. Injection laryngoplasty in children with cystic fibrosis and abnormal swallow. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Nov;79(11):1856-1859. Pubmedid: 26365895.
  • McMullen CP, Frank DK, Smith LP. Backyard hazard: a case series of ingested grill brush bristles and a novel approach to extraction. Am J Otolaryngol. 2013 May;33(6):731-734. Pubmedid: 22917952.
  • McMullen CP, Nguyen CV, Bent JP, Parikh SR. Comparison of early and late extubation following single-stage anterior laryngotracheoplasty. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2010 Sep;74(9):1039-1042. Pubmedid: 20621366.