Research Biographies

Cory Vaughn

Cory Vaughn, Class of 2014
Time spent: January 2013–Present
The University of Tennessee Department of Otolaryngology

This study aims include determining the tissue effects of new versus reprocessed plasma-based surgical instruments and determining if decreased wire integrity leads to altered tissue effects when using plasma-based surgical instruments. My role includes performing specimen procurement, experimental testing, and data analysis.