Women in Otolaryngology (WIO)

The WIO Section is dedicated to assisting the career development of women otolaryngologists and those considering careers in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery. With more than 1,500 members, the Section provides ample opportunities for networking and mentoring. If you have any questions while visiting the WIO pages, please contact


About the WIO

The Women in Otolaryngology officially became a section in December 2010.

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Get Involved with the WIO

Information about getting the most out of the Women in Otolaryngology (WIO)


WIO Mentorship Survey

The survey covers a wide-range of areas to gauge individual knowledge and expectations related to mentorship programs for the men and women of the AAO-HNSF.

WIO eNews Archive

Click here to view the WIO eNews Archive


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.