Mark E.P. Prince, M.D., joined the Medical School leadership team in August 2015 as assistant dean for graduate medical education. He provides leadership for theHealth System’s graduate medical education programs and oversees the internal review process for residencies and fellowships.
Dr. Prince received his medical degree in 1998 from Dalhousie School of Medicine in Nova Scotia and completed his residency in general surgery and otolaryngology at the same institution. He joined the University of Michigan faculty in 1996 as a lecturer in otolaryngology and was appointed assistant professor in 1998. He achieved his current rank of professor of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery in 2013.
He has served as director of the Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery Residency Training Program since 2009, and in that role has established a nationally recognized training program in the field. He has been chief of the Division of Head and Neck Surgery since 2007 and an associate chair for education in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery since 2014.
Over the years, Dr. Prince has been involved extensively in instructional activities. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the Frank Ritter Award for the Best Teacher in 2003, 2007 and 2010, the Token of Appreciation from Medical Students Award in 2011, and the Otolaryngology Mentor of the Year Award in 2012 and 2014.