About The Bulletin
May 2023 – Vol. 42, No. 4
Time to Start Prepping Your Annual Meeting List
Set your sights and travel plans for the AAO-HNSF 2023 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience, September 30 – October 4 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Our challenge is to behave with grace, without having to think about it, even during our busiest days.
Kathleen L. Yaremchuk, MD, MSA, AAO-HNS/F President
Our 127th Annual Meeting, United through Science
The Annual Meeting offers an exceptional scientific program with new, innovative events and Nashville as its backdrop.
James C. Denneny III, MD, AAO-HNS/F Executive Vice President and CEO
WATCH: #OTOjournal and #OTOopen Editor in Chief Discusses the Future of the Journals
Cecelia E. Schmalbach, MD, MSc, Editor in Chief, shares her vision for the journals, the evolution of peer review publishing, and more.
Cecelia Damask, DO, Selected as Next Annual Meeting Program Coordinator
In this role, she will offer her innovative and visionary leadership to the further development of a state-of-the-art education Annual Meeting program.
WATCH: Leveraging Data in Quality
Are you ready to participate in the future of the otolaryngology specialty with Reg-ent?
Investing in the Future of Otolaryngology
Hear from eight students enrolled in the mENTor program who also matched to otolaryngology in March 2023.
Building a More Diverse Workforce
NIDCD develops programs under the NIH R25 mechanism to recruit and retain more surgeon-scientists of diverse backgrounds.
International Consensus Statement on Allergy and Rhinology: Allergic Rhinitis 2023
Important recommendations that may change our practice.
Migraine in Otolaryngology
Clinics are rich with patients whose chief complaints can be attributed to migraine. Understanding migraine pathophysiology offers the practitioner practical options for treatment.
Call for Late-Breaking Science: Submit Your Abstract by July 5
Submit your novel, innovative, contemporary, and of high scientific value abstract research.
Pitch Your Idea at the 2023 ENTrepreneur Faceoff
Industry entrepreneurs present their early, not yet widely commercially available, innovations in the field of otolaryngology at the AAO-HNSF 2023 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience.
NEW! Accepting Applications for the 2023 Cochrane Scholars Program
Three travel grants to attend the 2023 Cochrane Colloquium in the U.K. in September.
The OTO Experience: All in One Place
Where industry, science, and education connect the global otolaryngology community.
Nashville Awaits Your Arrival for #OTOMTG23
Music is the heart and soul of the venue for the AAO-HNSF 2023 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience.
How to Prepare Students for the Annual Meeting
The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience can be overwhelming for a first timer. It helps if you open doors for them.
The Worst Spring Pollen Season Ever?
Tips for incorporating allergy testing and immunotherapy into your practice help you address the growing need to treat allergic conditions.
Listen as two experts explore the treatment of several different antibody deficiencies associated with chronic rhinosinusitis.
Don’t Fear This Fungus: Allergic Fungal Rhinosinusitis
Like other subtypes of chronic rhinosinusitis, AFRS is managed with combined surgical and medical treatment.
A Quest for Quality of Life for Allergy Sufferers
Successful control of allergic symptoms through medication, allergen avoidance, or immunotherapy can improve the quality of life of allergy sufferers.
Contemporary Management of Vestibular Schwannoma
Comprehensive management of VS is multifaceted and nuanced. Thoughtful conversations discussing the benefits and risks of each modality as well as patient and tumor characteristics are critical when counseling patients and their families.
The Hearing Portal
A partnership between hearing aid providers and otolaryngologists that will give patients the option of receiving a real-time medical consultation.
Pearls from Your Peers: Laryngeal Procedures
Paul C. Bryson, MD, MBA, interviews William S. Tierney, MD, MS, MS, about laryngeal procedures.
AAO-HNSF Humanitarian Travel Grant Report: Los Alcarrizos, Dominican Republic
In three days, roughly 30 surgeries were performed (mostly otologic but some tonsils and adenoids).
AAO-HNSF Humanitarian Travel Grant Report: Blantyre, Malawi Madgy Malawi Foundation 2022
Learning is bidirectional in Malawi where the people are gracious and full of gratitude.