Dr. Jennifer J. Shin, MD, SM, is a surgeon specializing in otolaryngology. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School, and completed a head and neck otolaryngology surgery residency at the Harvard Program in otolaryngology and a pediatric otolaryngology fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. She holds a degree in epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health, and has a longstanding interest in evidence-based practice.
She is the Chair of the Outcomes Research and Evidence-Based Medicine Leadership Group for the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, the specialty’s primary national professional organization. She was also among the leadership selected for the national Clinical Consensus Statement on Pediatric Chronic Rhinosinusitis and Clinical Practice Guideline on Otitis Media with Effusion. She is the lead editor of two textbooks: Evidence-Based Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology Prep and Practice.