Where Experts and Science Converge: The OTO Experience

August 2019 – Vol. 38, No. 7

The OTO Experience features nearly 1.5 acres of a comprehensive display of products and services from device manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, surgical instrument suppliers, electronic medical record (EMR) systems, waiting room solutions, financial management firms, and more. All products and services are designed to help you improve patient care.

This is not only a marketplace dedicated solely to the otolaryngology community, but also a source of education where you can learn how to enhance the care you provide your patients.

Follow these six tips to take advantage of both the experts and science available in this year’s OTO Experience.

1. Meet with vendors and suppliers.
In every booth, you’ll find leading experts on the latest technology and services related to ENT care. These exhibitors are eager to answer your questions and share the latest trends in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

2. Sign up for Lunch with the Experts.
Enjoy a hot lunch and engage in peer exchange and discussion with otolaryngology legends in an intimate atmosphere. Act fast; space is filling up quickly.

3. Visit the Mobile Bioskills Lab and the Product Theater.
For a hands-on experience, make your way over to the Mobile Bioskills Lab, a large trailer that can accommodate eager learners for surgical procedures on cadavers, including implant training. The Product Theater features education about the use of surgical nerve stimulators, therapy for balance and dizziness, treatment of metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (CSCC) and other ear, nose, and throat issues that affect a large segment of your patients.

4. Get a free headshot.
Polish your personal brand and establish your online presence as an expert in the field by visiting the portrait studio in the OTO Experience. This is a free service, complete with makeup artists, to help you look your best. Use your new professional headshot on your Find an ENT profile on ENThealth, ENTConnect, your website, and social media platforms.

5. Stop by the ENT Careers Live! booth.
Don’t miss the opportunity to recruit talent in the specialty or showcase your expertise as a job seeker. All #OTOMTG19 attendees are encouraged to take advantage of this trusted otolaryngology employment resource.

6. Become an OTC and Emerging Technology Expert.
Within the OTO Experience, you’ll also find the ENT OTC Pavilion and the Emerging Technologies Pavilion. The ENT OTC Pavilion provides a space for otolaryngologists to gain a deeper understanding of over-the-counter products and resources on these products you can share with your patients. On the west end of the exhibit hall, explore the latest innovations and technology to be used in the office and hospital of the future in the Emerging Technologies Pavilion.

Medical minds from around the globe and all subspecialties will connect in one location for cutting-edge education at #OTOMTG19. Register today and start planning your Annual Meeting experience at www.entannualmeeting.org.