Is OTO in Your Future?
Is OTO in Your Future?, which was the AAO-HNS first student forum of 2021, introduced medical students to the field of otolaryngology.
Is OTO in Your Future?, which was the AAO-HNS first student forum of 2021, introduced medical students to the field of otolaryngology. Moderated by Gregory W. Randolph, MD, AAO-HNS/F Past President, the panelists shared their experiences and passion and emphasized why they love what they do.
Over 1,230 students registered for the forum, with more than 750 students participating in real time and submitting over 200 questions to panelists William R. Blythe, MD; Zainab Farzal, MD, MPH; Stacey T. Gray, MD; Sonya Malekzadeh, MD; Albert L. Merati, MD, AAO-HNS/F Past President; Angela M. Powell, MD; and Ken Yanagisawa, MD, AAO-HNS/F President-Elect.
With experience in private practice, academia, and diverse subspecialties, the panelists discussed a range of topics, including their average daily activities, the types of surgeries they perform, the OTO residency application process and matching, women in otolaryngology, work-life considerations, underrepresented populations in medicine, fellowships, and Academy membership opportunities.
The webinar was recorded and is available on the medical student web page at www.entnet.org/content/medical-student-resources.