Board of Governors (BOG)

The Board of Governors Executive Committee and staff at the Academy welcome you to the BOG web page. We hope you find all the information you need on the BOG. If you have any questions while visiting the BOG pages, please contact


About the BOG

The Board of Governors was established in 1982 as a grassroots member network within the AAO-HNS. The BOG is made up of local, state, and national otolaryngology-head and neck surgery societies from around the United States and Canada.

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Resource Center

Society Resource Center

Information for Academy members about forming, managing, and getting the most out of a BOG society.

BOG Programs

BOG Programs and News

Upcoming meetings, awards and honors information, and other relevant information.

BOG eNews Archive

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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.