Dr. Austin S. Rose, MD, MBA, FARS has been promoted to Vice Chair, Finance in the Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery.
In 2019, Rose completed the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Executive MBA Program with a concentration in finance. His area of clinical expertise is pediatric rhinology, allergy and sinus surgery, and his new duties will include strategy, compensation planning and valuation of proposed projects for the department.
“This will be a great fit for me,” Rose said. “I greatly appreciate the opportunity and the confidence of our Department Chairman Wendell G. Yarbrough, MD, MMHC, FACS. I’m always happy to do whatever I can to help the department and our wonderful institution.”
Rose received his MD with Honors in 1997 and completed his residency training in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery in 2002, both at UNC. After a fellowship in Pediatric ENT at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he returned to Chapel Hill as a member of the faculty in 2003.