Haitham Mirghani is a Professor of Oto-rhino-laryngology / Head and Neck surgery at the European Hospital Georges Pompidou – University Paris-Descartes in France. He studied medicine at the University of Paris XII. He was an ENT registrar in Lille and then spent five years as a head and neck surgery fellow in Paris and 8 years as a consultant at the Institut Gustave Roussy, France’s national and international referral centre for cancer. He was awarded several diplomas in the field of head and neck cancer. His main clinical activity is head and neck cancer surgery, including thyroid surgery and free flap reconstruction. His research interests are mainly devoted to HPV induced head and neck cancers.