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Professor Dr. Arlen David Meyers, BS, MBA, MD


Professor Dr. Arlen David Meyers, BS, MBA, MD – Surgeon, Medical Doctor and Professor of Otolaryngology - Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada - http://newwestminstercollege.ca

BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Professor Dr. Arlen David Meyers, BS, MBA, MD

Professor Dr. Arlen David Meyers is a Surgeon, Medical Doctor and Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He is a Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College and a Fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Meyers earned a B.S. in Biology with Cum Laude Honours from Dickinson College (1965-68), a M.D. in Medicine and Surgery from Jefferson Medical College (1968-72), and was an Intern in Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1972-73) and Resident in Otolaryngology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1973-76), and earned a M.B.A. from the University of Colorado Graduate School of Business Administration (1982-1984).

Professor Dr. Meyers has a distinguished record of ethical leadership and his primary appointment is as Professor of the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. His secondary appointments include:

  • Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery
  • Professor, University of Colorado at Denver Business School and School of Health Administration
  • Clinical Professor, Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, University of Colorado School of Dentistry
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Denver College of Engineering
  • Professor, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences College of Engineering
  • Instructor, Bard Center for Entrepreneurship, CU-Denver Business School
  • Adjunct, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
  • Faculty, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Graduate School
  • Member, Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), UC-Denver Business School
  • Adjunct Professor, UC-Denver School of Medicine Graduate School

Professor Dr. Meyers is Board certified as a Diplomat, American Board of Otolaryngology (1976) and Diplomat, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1991). His medical licensure includes:

  • 1972: Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • 1972: Pennsylvania State Medical Licensure
  • 1976: Colorado State Medical Licensure

Professor Dr. Meyers has served as Chairman, President, Director and Member of numerous professional associations, including:

  • 1975-1982: The International Society for the History of Otolaryngology
  • 1976 to present: American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • 1976-1985: Colorado State Medical Society
  • 1976-1989: Denver County Medical Society
  • 1985 to present: Fellow, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • 1985-1999: Society of University Otolaryngologists
  • 1988: American Society for Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2001: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • 2002: Colorado Coalition for the Advancement of Telehealth
  • 2005: Biomedical Engineering Society
  • 2005: American College of Physician Executives
  • 2007: Product Development and Management Association
  • 2007: Society of Physician Entrepreneurs
  • 2008: National Association of Corporate Directors
  • 2010: Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems
  • 2010: Association of University Technology Managers
  • 2012: Distinguished Fellow, New Westminster College

Professor Dr. Meyers is well-published and his Bibliography of First Author in Peer Reviewed Journals includes:

  1. Meyers A: “Joseph Leidy and Otology.”  Arch Oto 102:576-577, 1976.
  2. Meyers A;  Barker, C; Goodman, R; et al: “Kaposi’s Sarcoma of the Orophyarnx Following Renal Transplantation.”  Trans Amer Acad Ophthal Otolaryngol  82:5609563, Sept-Oct, 1976.
  3. Meyers A; Arm P; Potsic, W:  “Carcinoma of the Rectum with Metastasis to the Parotid Gland.”  Trans Amer Acad Opthal Otolaryngol 84:102-103, 1977.
  4. Meyers A; Lillydahl, P; Brown, G:  “Hypopharyngeal Perforations in Neonates.” Arch Otolaryngol 104:51-54, 1978.
  5. Meyers A; Bishop:  “Tracheal Tension Characteristics Following Tracheal Resection.”  Annals ORL 87:538, 1978.
  6. Meyers A:  “Submandibular Platysmal Plication Flap.”  Laryngoscope 89(10) : 1706-1707, Oct. 1979.
  7. Meyers A; Kuzela, D:  “Dose Response Characteristics of the Human Larynx to CO2 Laser Irradiation.”  Am J Otolaryngol 1(2):136-140, 1980.
  8. Meyers A:  “Argon Laser Treatment of Port Wine Stains.”  West J Med 133(4) : 323, 1980.
  9. Meyers A:  “Pneumocele of the Maxillary Sinus.”  J Otolaryngol 9(4):361-3, 1980.
  10. Meyers A:  “Metastasis to the Submaxillary Gland from the breast.” J Otolaryng: 10(4):278-82, 1981
  11. Meyers A:  “Complications of CO2 Laser Surgery of the Larynx.”  Annals of ORL 90:132-134, 1981.
  12. Meyers A; Joyce, J; Cohen, JJ:  “The Effects of Low-Watt HeNe Radiation of Human Lymphocyte Cultures.”  Lasers Med Surg 6(6):540-543, 1987.
  13. Meyers A:  “Is Academic Otolaryngology Fun?”  Arch Otolaryngol 113:601-601, 1987.
  14. Meyers A:  “Growth Factors and Wound Repair.”  Arch Otol 114:848-849, 1988.
  15. Meyers A; Hawes, M: “Nasolacrimal Obstruction after Inferior Meatus Nasal Antrostomy.”  Archives Oto Head Neck Surg  117:208-210, 1991.
  16. Meyers A:  “Prophylactic Antibiotics for Nasal Surgery.”  Arch Oto H/N Surg 116:1128, 1990.
  17. Meyers A:  “Low-Watt Laser Biostimulation.”  Arch Oto H/N Surg 116:1128, 1990.
  18. Meyers A:  “What Happens to Transplanted Fat?” Arch Otol H/N Surg 117:24-25, 1991.
  19. Meyers A:  “Eikenella Infections of the Head and Neck.” Arch Oto H/N Surg 117:835, 1991.
  20. Meyers A:  “Immediate Mandibular Replacement Using Reconstruction Plates.”  Arch Oto H/N Surg 117:750, 1991.
  21. Meyers A:  “Second Opinion Program:  Time for Another Opinion?” Arch Oto H/N Surg 117:474, 1991.
  22. Meyers AD:  “Is Resident Research Worth Supporting.” Arch Otol H/N Surg117:1332, 1991.
  23. Meyers A: “Small incision laser lift for forehead creases and glabellar furrows”, Arch-Otolaryngol 119: 636,1993.
  24. Meyers A : “Detecting Aspiration in Tracheotomized Patients”, Dysphagia 10:175-6,1995
  25. Meyers A and Kuppersmith, R: “Learning Objectives for Telemedicine Applications in Otolaryngology-HNS”, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surg: 120; 1: 137-138,1999
  26. Meyers A: E-Medicine: “An Electronic Textbook of Otolaryngology-Facial Plastic Surgery” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery,  (1999): Vol 1: 245.
  27. Meyers A: “Website ethics” ,Arch Facial Plast Surg (2001) Jan-Mar, V3; 58-60
  28. Meyers A: “The Future of eFacial Plastic Surgery” (2001), Arch Facial Plast Surgery 2001;3,214
  29. Meyers A: “Is The Party Over?” Archives of Oto-Head and Neck Surg 2002; (128),107
  30. Meyers A: Informed Consent in Facial Plastic Surgery, Arch of Facial Plastic    Surgery Jan/Feb,2004: 62
  31. Meyers A and Said S: Temporal Artery Biopsy: Concise guidelines for Otolaryngologists  Laryngoscope 2004; 114 (11):2056-2059
  32. Meyers A: Bioentrepreneurship: A New Paradigm for Otolaryngology Leadership Arch Otol 2004, 130 ;1001-2
  33. Meyers A: Bioengineering in Otolaryngology Oto Clinics of N. America 2005 Apr;38(2);xi-xiii
  34. Meyers A: Recent Advances in Oral Cancer. Oto Clinics of N. America, April, 2006
  35. Meyers A: Reading, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Volume 137, Issue 4, October 2007, Page 691
  36. Meyers A and Hurley AP: Bioentrepreneurship Education Programs in the US, Journal of Commercial Biotechnology Vol 14 (1): 2-12, January, 2008
  37. Meyers A, McCubbrey D and Watson R: Open content textbooks: Educating the next generation of bioentrepreneurs in developing economies J Commercial Biotechnology 2008 14, 277-281
  38. Meyers A: Introduction to Bioentreprenership Education special edition. Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, 2009

As a Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College, Professor Dr. Arlen David Meyers is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.


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