Our Team

Scott Magnuson, MD
Research Medical Director

Dr. Magnuson is board certified in otolaryngology head and neck surgery, and specializes in treating patients with tumors or cancer of the head and neck. He is a pioneer in the field of robotic surgery for the head and neck and has published numerous articles on Trans Oral Robotic Surgery (TORS).  Dr. Magnuson is a former Associate Professor and Residency Program Director of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He is the current Medical Director of Head and Neck Surgery at Celebration Health and also Director of Robotic Head and Neck Surgery at the Florida Hospital Nicholson Center for Robotic Surgery

Bryan Allinson, BS, BS, MBA
Senior Director

Lorraine Hickson, BS, MRA, CCRP
Research Operations Manager


Lorraine serves as the Research Operations Manager for Celebration Health Research Institute, bringing over 18 years of clinical research experience and expertise. She holds her Masters in Research Administration and is a Certified Clinical Research Professional. Her professional background includes managing oncology, orthopedic, and device trials, as well as internal monitoring and auditing of various sub-specialties.

Research Staff
France Deronvil, BS, BS
Human Subject Coordinator

Joseph Eichorn, RN
Clinical Research Nurse