Each month AAO-HNS highlights memorable moments in the history of the Academy.
In the Year 1982 …
The first Annual Meeting of the newly formed AAO-HNS was held in New Orleans, Louisiana. The picture shows Bobby R. Alford, MD, passing the gavel to Loring W. Pratt, MD.
The Board of Governors held its first meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, with Marvin Singleton, MD, serving as the first Chair.
The Academy’s Perceiver and the American Council of Otolaryngology newsletters combined to form the new AAO-HNS Bulletin.