International Corresponding Societies (ICS)

Past Coordinator for International Affairs, Eugene N. Myers, MD, developed a unique program of International Corresponding Societies that affiliate with the Academy on a peer-to-peer level. ICS leaders meet informally with Academy leaders for discussions on issues of mutual interest.

Starting with the Spanish Society of ORL-HNS in 1997, the number of societies has grown to 75:

  1. Africa – African Head and Neck Society (AfHNS)
  2. Africa – College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa (COSECSA)
  3. Americas – Interamerican Association of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology (IAPO)
  4. Americas – Panamerican Association of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
  5. Arab – Arab Federation of Otorhinolaryngological Society – no website
  6. Arabian Gulf – Gulf Cooperation Council of Otorhinolaryngological, Head and Neck Society – no website
  7. Argentina – Argentine Federation of Otorhinolaryngology Societies
  8. Asia – Asian Society of Head & Neck Oncology
  9. Asia – Oceania Association of Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Societies – no website
  10. Australia – Australian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (ASOHNS)
  11. Balkan – Balkan Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  12. Bolivia – Bolivian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  13. Brazil – Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology
  14. Brazil – Brazilian Society of Head and Neck
  15. Caribbean – Caribbean Association of Otolaryngology
  16. Chile – Chilean Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  17. China – Hong Kong College of Otorhinolaryngologists
  18. China – Chinese Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Society – no website
  19. Colombia – Colombian Association of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck, Maxillofacial and Esthetic Facial Surgery
  20. Costa Rica – Costa Rican Association of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery – no website
  21. Czech Republic – Czech Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  22. Dominican Republic – Dominican Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  23. Ecuador – Ecuadorian Academy of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery – no website
  24. Egypt – Egyptian Otorhinolaryngological Society
  25. Egypt – Egyptian Society of Ear Nose and Throat and Allied Sciences (ESENTAS) – no website
  26. El Salvador – El Salvador Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  27. Estonia – Estonian Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  28. France – French Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  29. Germany – German Association of Ear-Nose and Throat Surgeons
  30. Germany – German Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  31. Ghana – Otorhinolaryngology Society of Ghana
  32. Greece – Panhellenic Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  33. Honduras – Honduras Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  34. Hungary – Hungarian Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  35. India – Association of Otolaryngologists of India
  36. India – Indian Academy of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  37. Iraq – Iraqi Kurdistan Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  38. Iraq – Iraqi Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  39. Israel – Israeli Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  40. Japan – Japanese Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  41. Jordan – Jordanian Society of Otorhinolaryngology – no website
  42. Kenya – Kenya Ear Nose and Throat Society (KENTS)
  43. Lebanon – Lebanese Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head and Neck
  44. Malaysia – Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  45. Mexico – Mexican Federation of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (FESORMEX)
  46. Mexico – Mexican Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  47. Middle East – Middle East Academy
  48. New Zealand – New Zealand Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
  49. Nicaragua – Nicaraguan Association of Otolaryngology
  50. Nigeria – Nigerian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  51. Pakistan – Pakistani Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck – no website
  52. Panama – Panamanian Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  53. Paraguay – Paraguayan Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery – no website
  54. Peru – Peruvian Society of Otolaryngology and Facial Surgery
  55. Philippines – Philippine Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  56. Poland – Society of Polish Otorhinolaryngologists, Phoniatrists and Audiologists (TOFAP)
  57. Portugal – Portuguese Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  58. Rwanda – Rwanda Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Society (ROHNSS)
  59. Saudi Arabia – Saudi Otorhinolaryngology Society
  60. Serbia – Serbian Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  61. Singapore – Society of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Singapore (SOHNSS)
  62. Slovakia – Slovak Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  63. South Africa – The South African Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  64. South Korea – Korean Society of Otolaryngology
  65. Spain – Spanish Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  66. Taiwan – Taiwan Head and Neck Society
  67. Taiwan – Taiwan Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  68. Tanzania – Tanzania ENT Society (TENT)
  69. Turkey – Turkish Otorhinolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery Society
  70. Turkey – Turkish Voice, Speech, Swallowing Society
  71. United Kingdom – ENT UK
  72. Uruguay – Uruguayan Society of ORL
  73. Venezuela – Venezuelan Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  74. Vietnam – Vietnamese Society of Otorhinolaryngology
  75. Zimbabwe – Zimbabwean Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery – no website

To apply for International Corresponding Society (ICS) status, please contact Rebecca Dobbins in the International Affairs Department at [email protected].

Are you a current International Corresponding Society? Don’t forget to update your contact information here.

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