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Have a voice in the medical literature: Become a journal peer reviewer

The AAO-HNSF journals receive applications every month from individuals who want to become peer reviewers, and for good reason. Reviewing keeps you abreast of the latest medical literature, can ... READ MORE

2017-2018 Committee Highlights

Committees are the lifeblood of the AAO-HNS/F and a great way for members to contribute meaningfully to the organization and the specialty. At the AAO-HNSF 2018 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience in ... READ MORE

2018 Member Survey Highlights


In memoriam

We recognize the passing of the following members in 2018 (as of November 18). Listing indicates Academy member category, residency training program, and year of residency completion. Bobby R. ... READ MORE

Advocacy in Action: CMS heeds AAO-HNS concerns on 2019 Physician Fee Schedule

James C. Denneny III, MD On November 1, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final rule for the CY 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule/Quality Payment Program ... READ MORE

Taking ENT PAC to the MAX

Richard M. Rosenfeld, MD, MPH, MBA Chair, ENT PAC Board of Advisors For the past two years, I have served as Chair of the ENT PAC Board of Advisors, and I have been privileged to see what ... READ MORE

New faces on Capitol Hill, but same partisan obstacles

When the 116th Congress convenes on January 3, 2019, Capitol Hill will look a little different. The balance of power has shifted slightly as the Democratic Party will have a majority in the U.S. House ... READ MORE

Looking ahead: State advocacy in 2019

Just as real estate agents say housing depends on “location, location, location,” your state of residence dictates the laws and regulations governing your practice of medicine.  And, importantly, ... READ MORE

2019 health policy scholarship open

The American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) and the American College of Surgeons (ACS) are offering an annual scholarship to subsidize attendance and participation in the ... READ MORE

Committee application deadline January 1, 2019

The AAO-HNS/F committee application process is now open. Apply today to join the Academy’s collective committee community. The Academy flourishes and succeeds from the contributions of its members. ... READ MORE

Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting

Make plans to attend the AAO-HNS/F 2019 Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting, April 26-28, in Alexandria, VA. #BOGMTG19 The event kicks off with a State OTO Society Roundtable, which provides ... READ MORE

Renewal and optimism

Our Annual Meeting and OTO Experience always leaves me with a sense of renewal and optimism after observing the productive interaction and energy generated across the diverse makeup of our attendees ... READ MORE

What do we do with the spark?

AAO-HNS is committed to help not only generate but also sustain interest and enthusiasm for otolaryngology with students and trainees everywhere. For each of us there was a spark: a memorable ... READ MORE

AAO-HNS/F 2018 Annual Report

OUR VISION Empowering otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons to deliver the best patient care. OUR MISSION We help our members achieve excellence and provide the best ear, nose, and throat care ... READ MORE