'They had no right to win. Yet they did, and in doing so they changed the course of a war...Even against the greatest of odds, there is something in the human spirit - a magic blend of skill, faith and valor - that can lift men from certain defeat to incredible victory.' - Walter Lord


Undergraduate Education: University of Denver, Denver, CO, 2009
Graduate School / Medical School: University of Colorado, Aurora, CO 2013

Academic interests 


Genomic characterization of head and neck cancer and utilization of genomics for early detection and precision oncology.  

Recent Publications

Méndez E, Rodriguez CP, Kao MC, Raju S, Diab A, Harbison RA, Konnick EQ, Mugundu GM, Santana-Davila R, Martins R, Futran ND, Chow LQM. A Phase I Clinical Trial of AZD1775 in Combination with Neoadjuvant Weekly Docetaxel and Cisplatin before Definitive Therapy in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma., Clin. Cancer Res. 2018 Jun; 24(12):2740-2748

Harbison RA, Dunlap J, Humphreys IM, Davis GE. Skills transfer to sinus surgery via a low-cost simulation-based curriculum., Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2018 Apr; 8(4):537-546

Li Y, Bly RA, Harbison RA, Humphreys IM, Whipple ME, Hannaford B, Moe KS. Anatomical Region Segmentation for Objective Surgical Skill Assessment with Operating Room Motion Data., J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2017 Dec; 78(6):490-496

Aghdasi N, Li Y, Berens A, Harbison RA, Moe KS, Hannaford B. Efficient orbital structures segmentation with prior anatomical knowledge., J Med Imaging (Bellingham) 2017 Jul; 4(3):034501

Harbison RA, Li Y, Berens AM, Bly RA, Hannaford B, Moe KS. An Automated Methodology for Assessing Anatomy-Specific Instrument Motion during Endoscopic Endonasal Skull Base Surgery., J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2017 Jun; 78(3):222-226