Following an extensive review process by AAO-HNS Committees, 3P, the Executive Committee, and the Board of Directors approved two revised Position Statements at this year’s Annual Meeting. Both statements address obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
The Academy was awarded "Best Mobile App 2016" for the AAO-HNSF 2016 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience at the Trade Show Executive Gold 100 Awards & Summit presentation, September 28, 2017.
Evaluation of the Neck Mass in Adults is now available in Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery. The guideline addresses the appropriate testing and physical examination of an adult with a neck mass, with a specific goal to reduce delays in diagnosis of malignant disease and to optimize outcomes.
Interested in systematic review training? SAGE, publisher of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, will offer three grants of up to $3,200 to help fund members to attend the September 2018 Cochrane Colloquium in Edinburg, Scotland. In exchange, recipients agree to submit a systematic review to the journal. The deadline to apply is November 1, 2017.
Interested in Guideline development, dissemination and implementation? Through the G-I-N Scholars program, the AAO-HNSF will fund up to three members to attend the September 2018 G-I-N meeting, Manchester, UK. In exchange, recipients agree to participate on an AAO-HNSF guideline panel, and submit a commentary to Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery.