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Julie A. Goddard

Assistant Professor

Clinical Office:

1635 N. Aurora Court, 6th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

Appointments:  720-848-2820


Academic Office:

12631 E. 17th Avenue, B205
Aurora, CO 80045

Phone: 303-724-1950

Fax: 303-724-1961


 Hospital Affiliations:

University of Colorado Hospital

Denver Veterans' Administration Medical Center

Denver Health Medical Center

Children's Hospital Colorado


Clinical Interests:

Head and neck cancer, thyroid and parathyroid diseases, benign head and neck tumors, salivary tumors, skin cancer, transoral robotic surgery, salivary gland obstructive disease/sialendoscopy, microvascular free tissue reconstruction of head and neck cancer defects.

​​(2012-2013) Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, and Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, Cincinnati, OH
(2005-2009) Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, Houston, TX
(2004-2005) Internship in General Surgery, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, Houston, TX  
(2000-2004) Doctor of Medicine, BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, Houston, Texas   
(1996-2000) Bachelor of Business Administration, SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (SMU), Dallas, Texas 
​2009 Charles R. Dickson Award for outstanding resident clinical research project, Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology
2004 Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Beta Chapter of Texas
2004 American Medical Women’s Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation for scholastic achievement at Baylor College of Medicine
2004 Certificate of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement as a Medical Student in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
2002 Honors for Exceptional Academic Performance in the Basic Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine
2000 Southern Methodist University’s Most Outstanding Senior Woman
2000 One of three recipients of the SMU Presidential Award of Excellence for contribution to the university as a Scholar/Leader
2000 Robert Stewart Hyer Society (Top 2% of SMU students)
1999 Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society for Business Programs
(1999-2000) Mortar Board, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Golden Key, Order of Omega, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Societies
(1996-2000) Scholarships:  SMU University Scholar, W.K. Manning, J. Johnson Women in Business, Mike Miller Student Foundation, Tri Psi

Goddard JA, Steward DL. Prophylactic central lymph node dissection in differentiated thyroid cancer.  Endocrine. 2013 Oct;44(2):275-7

Keysar SB, Astling DP, Anderson RT, Vogler BW, Bowles DW, Morton JJ, Paylor JJ, Glogowska MJ, Le PN, Eagles-Soukup JR, Kako SL, Takimoto SM, Sehrt DB, Umpierrez A, Pittman MA, Macfadden SM, Helber RM, Peterson S, Hausman DF, Said S, Leem TH, Goddard JA, Arcaroli JJ, Messersmith WA, Robinson WA, Hirsch FR, Varella-Garcia M, Raben D, Wang XJ, Song JI, Tan AC, Jimeno A.   A patient tumor transplant model of squamous cell cancer identifies PI3K inhibitors as candidate therapeutics in defined molecular bins. Mol Oncol. 2013 Aug;7(4):776-90.

Rajagopalan L, Patel N, Madabushi S, Goddard JA, Anjan V, Lin F, Shope C, Farrel B, Lichtarge O, Davidson AL, Brownell WE, Pereira FA.  Essential helix interactions in the anion transportor domain of prestin revealed by evolutionary trace analysis.  J Neurosci. 2006 Dec 6; 26(49): 12727-34.
Publications in process
Zhang L, Wang B, Tjoa T, Goddard JA,  Challenges of preoperative diagnosis and management of scalene intramuscular hemangioma.  Manuscript ready for submission.
Coughlan C, Verma S, Goddard JA Laryngeal histoplasmosis in the immunocompromised patient.  Manuscript in preparation. 
Coughlan C, Goddard JA, Wong B.  Smartphone FLIR (Forward Looking Infrared Imaging) camera in evaluation of microvascular free tissue transfer.  Data analysis.
Ongoing projects
Co-PI for HS 2014-1020/UCI 1356:  Efficacy and safety study of leukocyte interleukin injection (LI) to treat cancer of the oral cavity.  – Study of affects of preoperative peritumoral and perilymphatic interleukin injections on oral cavity cancers.  Patient accrual. 

Oral Presentations
National/International Meetings
The Role of Induction Chemotherapy for the Management of Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma.  Podium presentation, 7th International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer, San Francisco CA, July 2008.
Local/Regional Meetings
University of California, Irvine Otolaryngology Updates, Palm Springs, CA, February 2015. 
--Panelist:  Controversies in Pediatric and Adult Sleep Apnea
--Lecturer at Laryngology Mini-Seminar: Laryngeal Cancer: Operate or Radiate
--Proctor for American College of Surgeons Thyroid and Parathyroid Ultrasound Skills Course
--Lecture: Contemporary Management of the Parotid Mass:  Is the Grand Biopsy Outdated                
Treatment of Advanced Skin Cancer of the Head and Neck.  Invited Lecture, Research Study Club of Los Angeles, February 2015.
Head and Neck Cancer 2014. Invited Lecture, Grand Rounds, Orange Coast Memorial Hospital, Fountain Valley, CA, September 2014
Head and Neck Cancer.  Invited Lecture, Grand Rounds, Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center, Fountain Valley, CA, July 2014.   
Salivary Gland Cancer. Invited Lecture, Grand Rounds,  Placentia-Linda Hospital, Placentia-Linda, CA, June 2014
Sialoendoscopy and Management of Non-neoplastic Salivary Gland Disease.  Invited lecture.  University of California, Irvine Otolaryngology Updates, Palm Springs, CA, February 2014
Office Based Procedure for Snoring. Invited lecture, Ultimate Colorado Mid-Winter Meeting, Vail, CO  February 2012.
Case Studies in Dizziness and Hearing Loss.  Invited seminar. 58th Family Medicine Review Course, Estes Park, CO, June 2011.  
Allergies, Your Nose, and CPAP.  Invited lecture. National Jewish Hospital Sleep Apnea Support Group.  April 2011.
Controversy in Otolaryngology:  Contact Point Headaches.  Invited lecture, Ultimate Colorado Mid-Winter Meeting, Vail, CO, February 2011.
ENT Potpourri for Primary Care / Dizziness and Other ENT Cases.  Invited lecture/seminar.  57th Family Medicine Review Course, Estes Park, CO,  June 2010
Surgical Options for Zenker’s Diverticulum.  Invited lecture, Ultimate Colorado Mid-Winter Meeting, Vail, CO, January 2010
GRAND ROUNDS, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA.
----Case Studies in Head and Neck Cancer. March 11, 2015
----Maxillary Reconstruction.  May 28, 2014. 
UCI FACIAL PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY CONFERENCE: Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA.
----Free Flaps:  ? Method to the Madness, December 12, 2013
----Mandibular Reconstruction, May 9, 2014
GRAND ROUNDS, Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
----Perineural Invasion and Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck.  November 6, 2008. 
----Surgery and Supraglottic Squamous Cell Carcinoma.  April 3,   2008. 
----Facial Reanimation for Chronic Facial Paralysis. July 26, 2007.
----Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma.  February 8, 2007.
----Microtia Reconstruction. December 14, 2006.
----Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Head and Neck in Children.  July 20, 2006.
----Therapy for Intractable Aspiration.  June 15, 2006.
----Hurthle Cell Thyroid Carcinoma.  February 23, 2006.
----External Laryngeal Trauma. December 29, 2005.

Ameloblastoma and Malignant Meningioma.  M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Department of Head and Neck Surgery Clinical Pathological Correlation, August 19, 2008.
Poster Presentations
Outpatient Bridging of Anticoagulation for Tonsillectomy.  A. Holdt, J. Goddard.  American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, September 2010.
​Postoperative care practices after major head and neck surgery/microvacular free tissue transfer, and optimizing outcomes in head and neck care
​(2013-present) Society of University Otolaryngologists
(2012-present) Fellow, American College of Surgeons
(2005-present) American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
(2004-present) American Medical Association
(2004-present) Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society