Rodney Taylor, M.D., M.S.P.H., was listed in "America's Leading Doctors" by Black Enterprise magazine (May, 2008). Dr. Taylor is associate professor of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a head and neck cancer specialist at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center.
The "America's Leading Doctors" list includes 140 top-rated African-American physicians and surgeons throughout the U.S. who are advancing medicine.
Physicians selected for the list are judged to be leaders in their respective fields, to be superior in service and reputation, and have been confirmed as being certified in accordance with the American Board of Medical Specialties. This year's list placed special emphasis on those who have been involved in medical breakthroughs across specialties.
Other UMMC physicians included on this year's list were:
The list's editors consulted leading medical associations, health care organizations, the nation's top medical schools, and other top-ranked physicians to compile this year's. Similar listings were published in 1988 and 2001.