Section for Residents and Fellows

The Section for Residents and Fellows-in-Training (SRF) is composed entirely of residents and fellows who are active members of the Academy as medical graduates in training in otolaryngology—head and neck surgery.

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About the SRF

About the SRF

The SRF functions as an advisory body to the Academy Board of Directors and has been charged to: Communicate issues to residents and fellows; Make recommendations to the Academy Board of Directors; and Support the specialty of otolaryngology- head and neck surgery as a whole.

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SRF eNews Archives

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Resident Grants and Awards

Resident Grants and Awards

The Academy offers Resident Leadership Grants to residents and fellows to defray travel costs of attending the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, Surgical Advocacy Conference and Humanitarian Missions.

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CORE Grants Program 

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Run for SRF Office

Get Involved with the SRF

Are you ready to make a difference?
Each year, the SRF seeks candidates to apply for appointed officer positions as well as positions on the SRF Governing Council. More information right_arrow_blue

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Submit a resolution for the SRF to take action, consider an idea or strategy, and/or adopt policy or take a position. 
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SRF News

2012 SRF Survey

The 2011 SRF Survey is Closed! Each year, we survey SRF members to better understand your experience as otolaryngology residents and fellows-in-training. Your valuable input helps the AAO-HNS better serve our SRF members.

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Resident Resources

Resident Resources

What is the SRF? Flyer
This one-page flyer gives an overview of the AAO-HNS SRF.

Education Program
The Academy produces a number of educational programs to prepare residents for future work in practice, or academics.

Educational Member Benefits Flyer
This one-page flyer lists all the educational resources available to SRF members.


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Searchable Fellowship Database

Searchable Fellowship Database

The searchable fellowship database is designed to assist fellowship applicants focus their application process, and choose between potential fellowships.


In addition to our database, many fellowship programs utilize the San Francisco Matching Program, please visit

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Become a Member of AAO-HNS

Become a member of AAO-HNS

Receive many benefits to help you in your professional pursuits:  shape the future of the specialty, manage the business side of your practice more smoothly, and more.

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Humanitarian Opportunities

Humanitarian Opportunities

Do you enjoy travel or have a yearning to help others? If so, why not volunteer for humanitarian efforts?

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Awards & Honors

The Academy recognizes the extensive meritorious service of medical professionals' teaching, research, and leadership within the specialty.