Dr. Hawke is a Professor Emeritus, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto. He is known both Nationally and Internationally for his basic and clinical research in diseases of the ear and sinuses. He has traveled the world extensively as an Invited Professor delivering countless lectures and seminars.
He is one of the pioneers in medical photography and has a true passion for it, having amassed over 10,000 photographs of the ear in his personal library. These photographs were captured using telescopic techniques that he also helped pioneer.
He has authored well over 100 peer reviewed publications, written over 20 textbooks and atlases, produced countless lecture notes on ear pathology and supervised over 50 Fellows with the sole intent of advancing the educational mission of our medical students, residents and fellows.