Global Grand Rounds

The AAO-HNSF Global Grand Rounds series is an initiative of the Academy’s International Advisory Board (IAB) to improve care of patients and physician education around the globe. It is a virtual event, held quarterly, that is open to all otolaryngologists around the world. Moderated by IAB leaders, each session includes world thought leaders and expert panel presentations followed by an opportunity for attendees to ask questions.


2022 Virtual Global Grand Round Series:

  • February 12,2022 – Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps and Biologics
  • May 14, 2022 – Artificial Intelligence in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • July 30, 2022 – Head and Neck Cancer 2022
  • November 2022 (Date TBD) – Disruption and Innovation in Otology and Neurotology


Topic: Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps and Biologics
Date: Saturday, February 12, 2022 @ 9:00am-10:30am (ET)

Distinguished panelists include:

  • Joseph K. Han, MD
    Professor of Otolaryngology
    Medical Director, Division of Allergy
    Director, Division of Rhinology & Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery
    Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Norfolk, VA, United Stated
  • Wytske Fokkens, MD, PhD
    Dept of Otolaryngology-HNS
    Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Dong-Young Kim, MD, PhD
    Director of Scientific Committee, Korean Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Korean Rhinologic Society (KRS)
    Director of Planning Committee, Korean Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Director of Information Committee, Korean Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Seoul National University College of Medicine
    Seoul, Korea
  • Fabrizio Ricci Romano, MD, PhD
    Hospital Moriah, São Paulo, Brazil

Moderated by:

  • J. Pablo Stolovitzky, MD
    CEO, ENT of Georgia
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Emory University
    President, XXXVII Pan American Congress of Otolaryngology


Access Free Recordings of Previous Global Grand Rounds

Past Global Grand Rounds (GCR) topics include:

  • Avoiding and Managing Complications in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: The first in the 2021 Global Grand Rounds series, held on March 20, 2021, this webinar includes  three expert 20-minute lectures covering pre-, intra-, and postoperative considerations and management of complications in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.
  • Disruption and Innovation in Otology and Neurotology: Endoscopic and Exoscopic Ear Surgery: Held on September 11, 2021; topics include, How Endoscopy Disrupted my Ear Surgery Routine, Keep Your Head Up: Endoscopic and Exoscopic Visualization, and Future of Endoscopic Ear Surgery
  • From UPPP to Neurostimulation – The Role of the Otolaryngologist in the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA): Held on  June 19, 2021; topics include Drug-Induced Sleep Endoscopy (DISE): Validity, reliability, and results, Advances and Individualized Approach in Sleep Apnea Surgery, and Coblation-assisted Barbed Reposition Pharyngoplasty
  • Thyroid Cancer: New Treatment Paradigms and Technologies in 2021: Held on November 2021; topics include Updates and Advances in Transoral Thyroidectomy, Radiofrequency Ablation for Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer. Beyond Parathyroid Autofluorescence: Combining Autofluorescence with ICG-Based Angiography and Perfusion Assessment, and Parathyroid Autofluorescence in Thyroid Surgery: From Bench to Bedside and Beyond

To access the prior GGR free recordings (listed above), please follow the instructions below:

Step 1: Login to: 

Step 2: Enter your AAO-HNS ID number and password; if you don’t have an account you will need to create one.

Step 3: Click on the left-hand Navigation Bar to access the OTOLogic Catalog

Step 4: Under Activity Series click on Global Grand Rounds (GGR)

Step 5: Click Launch – for each individual Global Grand Rounds (GGR) that you want to access

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