CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | DIRECTOR AT LARGE: PRIVATE PRACTICE | VOTE FOR ONE EACH TYPE OF TWO
Douglas D. Backous, MD

Q: How would you strengthen our grassroots activities to protect our specialty from legislation that would undermine our mission? What life lessons in your career would you use to identify and ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | DIRECTOR AT LARGE: ACADEMIC | VOTE FOR ONE EACH TYPE OF TWO
Brent A. Senior, MD

Q: How would you strengthen our grassroots activities to protect our specialty from legislation that would undermine our mission? What life lessons in your career would you use to identify and ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | DIRECTOR AT LARGE: ACADEMIC | VOTE FOR ONE EACH TYPE OF TWO
Brian B. Burkey MD, MEd

Q: How would you strengthen our grassroots activities to protect our specialty from legislation that would undermine our mission? What life lessons in your career would you use to identify and ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | SECRETARY/TREASURER-ELECT | VOTE FOR ONE OF TWO
Ken Kazahaya, MD, MBA

Q: What are your priorities for fiscal responsibility in the present economy? What non-dues revenue stream, current or proposed, do you plan to optimize to help improve the financial status of the ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | SECRETARY/TREASURER-ELECT | VOTE FOR ONE OF TWO
Kenneth W. Altman, MD, PhD

Q: What are your priorities for fiscal responsibility in the present economy? What non-dues revenue stream, current or proposed, do you plan to optimize to help improve the financial status of the ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | PRESIDENT-ELECT | VOTE FOR ONE OF TWO
Eben L. Rosenthal, MD

Q: In keeping with our vision statement “Empowering otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons to deliver the best patient care,” how would you engage the membership and our leaders in raising their ... READ MORE

CANDIDATE STATEMENTS | PRESIDENT-ELECT | VOTE FOR ONE OF TWO
Albert L. Merati, MD

Q: In keeping with our vision statement “Empowering otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons to deliver the best patient care,” how would you engage the membership and our leaders in raising their ... READ MORE

Informing your vote

Election opens May 8 AAO-HNS has partnered with Election America to administer the 2017 election of candidates for leadership positions. To ensure your election-specific broadcast email arrives ... READ MORE

Reg-ent℠ ramps up for MIPS 2017

With PQRS 2016 now in the rear-view mirror, the Reg-entSM registry is gearing up to meet the needs of its practices and clinicians for reporting under the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). ... READ MORE

Congratulations to African Head and Neck Society

Johan Fagan, MD, professor and chairman of Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, has trained 10 African fellows from nine different sub-Saharan African countries over the ... READ MORE

Annual Meeting keynote to highlight technology’s future in health and medicine

The AAO-HNSF 2017 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience offers a unique opportunity for attendees to explore this year's meeting theme, “Premiering Tomorrow Today,” as we glimpse the future of ... READ MORE

Ninth annual mission provides otolaryngology services in Honduras
Expanded from the print edition

Benjamin J. Rubinstein, MD Hospital Loma de Luz is a 50-bed mission hospital with three operating rooms, an emergency department, outpatient clinics, pharmacy, and laboratory located on the ... READ MORE

Academy releases new and updated Position Statements

Position Statements are used to designate a statement, policy, or declaration of the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery and Foundation (AAO-HNS/F) on a particular topic or set of ... READ MORE

BOARD OF GOVERNORS
Spring is here: Speak up!

Communication is a cornerstone of civilized society. Among all the medical specialties, our training uniquely qualifies us to be experts in the essential components for verbal human interaction. We ... READ MORE

AMA HOUSE OF DELEGATES REPORT
Issues affecting otolaryngology

Liana Puscas, MD, MHS, Former Chair, AAO-HNS Delegation to the AMA House of Delegates The American Medical Association (AMA) held its 2016 Interim House of Delegates (HOD) Meeting November 12-15, ... READ MORE

First in a series honoring the 2017 International Guests of Honor: Korean American Satellite Symposium

Joseph K. Han, MD Timothy TK Jung, MD, PhD Albert H Park, MD The first Korean American Satellite Symposium (KASS) started in San Diego, CA, on October 3, 2009. The idea to start KASS was ... READ MORE

Participation, planning enable success

Leaders representing the wide breadth of specialty practices, settings, geographic locations, and demographics assembled at the AAO-HNS/F Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting in Alexandria, VA, ... READ MORE

Travel the globe at our Annual Meeting

The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery is truly the global academy of otolaryngology, and there has never been a better, more exciting time to get involved in the panoply of the ... READ MORE