At the Forefront
The AAO-HNS extends its greatest appreciation to the candidates of the 2020 election for their dedication and willingness to run for office and serve the AAO-HNS and its members. The Nominating Committee presented the membership with an outstanding slate of candidates. The AAO-HNS thanks the Committee for its meaningful deliberation. Albert L. Merati, MD, and the Nominating Committee are pleased to announce the results of the 2020 AAO-HNS Annual Election
2020 Committee Excellence Awards Announced
Laryngology Bronchoesophagology Education Committee
Chair: Thomas L. Carroll, MD
Head and Neck Surgery Education Committee
Chair: David M. Cognetti, MD
Humanitarian Efforts Committee
Chair: Mark E. Zafereo, Jr., MD
Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Committee
Co-chairs: Emily F. Boss, MD, MPH,
and C. W. David Chang, MD
Rhinology and Paranasal Sinus Committee
Chair: Sanford M. Archer, MD
WIO Program and Awards Committee
Chair: Evelyne Kalyoussef, MD
AAO-HNSF Quality Resources on Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery
Read the Clinical Practice Guideline: Improving Nasal Form and Function after Rhinoplasty and the Clinical Consensus Statement: Septoplasty with or without Inferior Turbinate Reduction by visiting www.entnet.org/cpg.
In addition, review the Qualified Clinical Data Registry measures on rhinoplasty, which are available through the Reg-entSM registry. These measures were developed in collaboration between the AAO-HNSF, American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), and American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS).
- ASPS16 – Airway Assessment for Patients Undergoing Rhinoplasty
- ASPS17 – Patient Satisfaction with Rhinoplasty Procedure
- ASPS18 – Shared-decision Making for Post-operative Management of Discomfort Following Rhinoplasty
To view the measure specifications and learn more, visit www.entnet.org/2020-measures.