Cutting-edge ‘future’ sessions

May 2017 - Vol. 36, No. 04

Premiering Tomorrow, Today. The Annual Meeting theme is woven throughout the entire conference. We invite you to experience the future for yourself by attending some of these innovative sessions.

Instruction Courses

  • Evidenced-Based Approach to Oropharynx Cancer, 2017: Neil D. Gross, MD; F. Christopher Holsinger, MD
  • Advanced Ultrasonography Techniques for the ORL Office: Urban W. Geisthoff, MD; Jens E. Meyer, MD, PhD; Lisa A. Orloff, MD; Hans Welkoborsky, MD, PhD, DDS
  • Innovations in Laryngeal Surgery: Steven M. Zeitels, MD
  • Interactive Otologic Surgical Anatomy: 3D: Nikolas Blevins, MD; Sumit K. Agrawal, MD; Peter Santa Maria, PhD, MBBS
  • Lasers in Laryngology: C. Gaelyn Garrett, MD; Lou Reinisch, PhD
  • Otosclerosis: From Standard to Challenging Cases: Daniele Bernardeschi, MD, PhD; Olivier Sterkers, MD, PhD
  • Sinus and Skull Base Anatomy: An Interactive 3D Workshop: Peter J. Wormald, MD, PhD, MBBS; Alkis J. Psaltis, PhD, MBBS
  • Treatment of Juvenile Respiratory Papillomatosis 2017: Seth M. Pransky, MD
  • Virtual Care and the Otolaryngologist: Lamont R. Jones, MD, MBA; Ilaaf Darrat, MD


  • 3D Printing in Otolaryngology: Robert J. Morrison, MD; Lee P. Smith, MD; Ayishwariya P. Menon, MSc; David A. Zopf, MD, MSc; Glenn E. Green, MD
  • Vestibular PT: Evidence for Efficacy and New Technologies: Edward I. Cho, MD; Yuri Agrawal, MD, MPH; Simon W. Eisenberg, MD, MBBCh; Kim R. Gottshall, PhD; Habib Rizk, MD; Jeffrey D. Sharon, MD; Janet O. Helminski, PhD

International Symposium

  • Pearls in Management of the Tongue in Snoring/OSA: Kenny Peter Pang, MD; Peter Michael Baptista, MD, PhD; Claudio Vicini, MD; Filippo Montevecchi, MD
  • Robotic Surgery in Otolaryngology: The Asian Perspective: Sheng-Po Hao, MD; Yoon-Woo Koh, MD, PhD; Se-Heon Kim, MD, PhD; Chen-Chi Wang, MD; Chwee-Ming Lim, MD

Masters of Surgery Video Presentations

  • Clinical Use of a Next-Generation Flexible Robot: Jason Chan, MBBS; Chris Holsinger, MD; Raymond K. Tsang, MS; Eddy Wong, MBBS
  • Flex Robotic-Assisted Branchial Cleft Excision: Meghan T. Turner, MD;  Umamaheswar Duvvuri, MD, PhD
  • Transoral Flex Robotic Supraglottic  Laryngectomy: Michael Persky, MD;  Umamaheswar Duvvuri, MD, PhD

Coming in future issues

Honorary Guest Lectures
See the June Bulletin to read about these anticipated presentations:

  • Cotton-Fitton Endowed Lecture in Pediatric Otolaryngology Jennifer J. Shin, MD
  • Eugene N. Myers, MD International Lecture on Head and Neck Cancer Javier Gavilán, MD
  • H. Bryan Neel III, MD, PhD Distinguished Research Lecture Thomas H. Lee, MD, MSc.
  • Howard P. House, MD Memorial Lecture for Advances in Otology Herbert Silverstein, MD
  • John Conley, MD Lecture on Medical Ethics Michael M. Johns III, MD

Presidential Citation Winners
See the July Bulletin to read about these honorees:

  • D. Bradley Welling, MD, PhD
  • David J. Terris, MD
  • KJ Lee, MD
  • Lorraine Randolph