AAO-HNS/F Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting

Registration is Open – AAO-HNS/F 2017 Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting

Join your colleagues for a weekend of leadership discussions, Board of Governors (BOG) meetings, informative speakers, advocacy updates, and mentoring/networking opportunities! This meeting is one of many AAO-HNS benefits, allowing Academy Members the opportunity to network and engage in peer-to-peer interaction with eminent leaders. 

Cost: Free for AAO-HNS Members who are otolaryngology practitioners, although registration is required.

Date: Friday, March 10 – Monday, March 13


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Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 1, 2017  

Please Note: Contact Irma Chavez if you run into any issues while registering. 


Location: The Westin Alexandria Hotel
                 400 Courthouse Square
                 Alexandria, VA 22314

The deadline for the AAO-HNS/F discounted room rate has passed. To book a room at regular price, please visit the Westin Alexandria Hotel website. For existing reservations, please contact the hotel directly at 703-253-8600. 


Click here to view the overview schedule (tentative)

Click here to view the BOG Spring Meeting agenda (tentative).

This year’s program will include:

  • Leadership Development and Mentoring Opportunities
  • Networking Events with Academy Leaders
  • Renowned Keynote Speakers and “Business of Medicine” Panel Discussions
  • BOG Committee Meetings and State Society Engagement Tips
  • BOG General Assembly and AAO-HNS/F President-Elect Candidates Forum
  • “Insider” Legislative, Regulatory, and Political Updates
  • ENT PAC Reception (ENT PAC Leadership Club members only)
  • Free AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM for Select Education Sessions
  • Resident Leadership Grants
  • Networking and Exhibitors
  • And more…

Inaugural State OTO Society Roundtable

We’re excited to announce the AAO-HNS Board of Governors (BOG) will be hosting a meeting of state otolaryngology societies in conjunction with the AAO-HNS/F 2017 Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting on Friday, March 10, from 2:00-5:00 pm EST, at the Westin Alexandria Hotel, Alexandria, VA. We’re hoping this new meeting will give society leaders a chance to network, share best practices, and improve collaboration between different states and regions. If you are interested in attending and didn't receive an RSVP email, please contact bog@entnet.org.

Resident Leadership Grants

Applications for Resident Leadership Grants to help defray costs for attending the AAO-HNS/F 2017 Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting are now closed. The deadline was Friday, February 10. Contact SRF@entnet.org with questions.