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Registration is now open for the AAO-HNSF 2024 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, held Saturday, September 28 – Tuesday, October 1, in Miami Beach, Florida. 

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Now Published: Age-Related Hearing Loss CPG

This clinical practice guideline (CPG) identifies quality improvement opportunities and provides clinicians trustworthy, evidence-based recommendations on the management of age-related hearing loss.

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Business of Medicine

The Academy advocates for otolaryngology—head and neck surgeons related to providing services to both Medicare and private payer patients.

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Featured News

Please review the statements from the candidates in the 2024 AAO-HNS Annual Election. The AAO-HNS extends sincere appreciation and gratitude to the members of the Nominating Committee for their careful and meaningful deliberation of nominees.

This May we’re sharing a spotlight on Hearing Health to raise awareness about available treatment options that can improve the quality of life for those who experience hearing-related problems. The Academy has put together resources that you can download and share to help spread the word.

Do you have an innovative simulator model or simulation activity that you would like to share with the otolaryngology community? The Academy is now accepting proposals to be considered for presentation at the Simulation Showcase held during the AAO-HNSF 2024 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience in Miami Beach, Florida. The deadline to submit your abstract is Monday, May 20, 2024.

Upcoming Events

  • Cochlear Implants: A Global Perspective

    This webinar will take place July 27, 2024. Registration is now open.

  • AAO-HNSF 2024 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO


    Participate in dynamic networking events and discover the latest advancements in the exhibit hall at the Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO.

  • Hot Topics in Sleep Surgery

    This webinar will take place November 9, 2024. Stay tuned for the opening of registration.

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Our Mission

We engage our members and help them achieve excellence and provide high-quality, evidence-informed, and equitable ear, nose, and throat care through professional and public education, research, and health policy advocacy.

Featured Videos

The best and brightest otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons will come together September 30 – October 4 in Nashville, Tennessee, for the AAO-HNSF 2023 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience. We hope you will join us for the premier event for the specialty.

Cecelia E. Schmalbach, MD, MSc, Editor in Chief of the AAO-HNSF journals, Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery and OTO Open, shares her vision for the journals, the evolution of peer-review publishing, why reading the journals is an important part of the specialty’s practice, and more in this Q&A.


“Find an ENT” is a search engine feature on, the Academy’s patient-oriented website, that allows patients to enter a few details to find an ENT specialist. Take five minutes to update your profile today so patients can get the most accurate information about you and your practice.

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