Professor Stuart MacKay
Honorary Clinical Professor Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Illawarra ENT Head & Neck Clinic, Wollongong NSW, Australia
Stuart MacKay is an Honorary Clinical Professor (University of Wollongong) and Honorary Fellow (University of Western Australia), who provides Ear, Nose, Throat, Head & Neck, Thyroid and Sleep Surgery services via Illawarra ENT Head and Neck Clinic and The Woolcock Institute of Sleep in Glebe. Professor MacKay is a fellowship trained contemporary airway surgeon, and is recognized as a leading surgeon in this discipline in Australasia.
Professor MacKay has published over 70 peer reviewed publications related to sleep apnoea surgery, including textbook chapters and dissection manuals, and has been an invited speaker at a multitude of national and international meetings as far afield as India, China and the USA. He was a chief investigator in the NH&MRC funded SAMS trial published in JAMA and the primary author on the manuscript. He is also a recipient of the Garnett-Passe Rodney Williams Grant for a research evaluating upper airway modelling in sleep apnoea. He is member of ASOHNS, ASA and the current Vice President of the International Surgical Sleep Society.