Providence head and neck surgeon to receive national honor

November 04, 2011

R. Bryan Bell, M.D., DDS, FACS, will receive the 2011 William F. Harrigan Society Award on Dec. 1 at the society’s annual meeting in New York. The award recognizes Dr. Bell’s outstanding contribution toward the advancement of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He also will speak about the future of head and neck oncology at the meeting.

Dr. Bell is medical director of Providence Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Program. He holds several academic appointments and is active in resident and fellow training and research. His current research focuses on improving outcomes for head and neck cancer and cranio-maxillofacial trauma.