Candidate Statements

Please review the statements below from
the candidates in the 2024 AAO-HNS Annual Election. Click the candidate names to read their statements.




AAO-HNS 2024 Presidents-Elect Candidates’ Forum

The American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) Board of Governors (BOG) hosted a Candidates’ Forum for the 2024 election of the position of President-Elect. Eugene G. Brown III, MD, RPh, and LaKeisha R. Henry, MD, participated in the forum by giving a prepared statement and answering questions from the BOG. The forum, which was moderated by Past BOG Chair, Karen A. Rizzo, MD, was held in Alexandria, Virginia, during the OTO FORUM on April 6, 2024.

At-Large Director (Academic)


At-Large Director (Private Practice)


Nominating Committee (Academic – seat one)


Nominating Committee (Academic – seat two)


Nominating Committee (Private Practice)


Audit Committee


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