Current Practice Paradigms of Otolaryngology
Gain insights into the variety of practice opportunities and employment models currently available to Otolaryngologist Physicians in 2023. The pros and cons of these models including those in Independent Private Practice, Employed Physician and Academic Practice will be presented. Representative challenges faced in each of these environments, the opportunities available when transitioning between models and some key lessons learned will be discussed.
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YPS Governing Council and Delegates Call for Candidates
The YPS invites those who are interested in serving on the Governing Council or as a YPS Delegate to submit an application no later than Tuesday, July 18, 2023.
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Contract Negotiation Video Series
This 10-part video series highlights critical components of the physician contract negotiation process that all otolaryngologists should consider..
2022-2023 Governing Council:
Chair: Nikhila P. Raol, MD, MPH, Emory University School of Medicine/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Chair-Elect: Manan M. Shah, MD, Colorado Ear, Nose, & Throat Group
Member-At-Large: Carissa J. Wentland, DO, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center
Secretary: Matthew M. Smith, MD, MPH, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Immediate Past Chair: Yi-Chun Carol Liu, MD, Texas Children’s Hospital
Chair: Yi-Chun Carol Liu, MD
Ann W. Plum, MD, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Alexander Rivero, MD, Kaiser Permanente Medical Group
American Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (ABOHNS) Delegate:
Hayley Lynn Born, MD, Sean Parker Institute for the Voice
Board of Governors (BOG) Alternate Governor (Legislative Affairs Committee):
Meha Goyal Fox, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
Board of Governors (BOG) Alternate Governor (Socioeconomic & Grassroots Committee):
Kristan P. Alfonso, MD, Emory University School of Medicine, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
American Medical Association Young Physicians (AMA YPS) Delegate:
Michael Schlewet, MD, Steward Medical Group, Carney Hospital
YPS ENT PAC Delegate: Dennis Bojrab, II, MD, Michigan Ear Institute
Are you ready to make a difference?
Each year, the YPS seeks candidates to apply for officer on the YPS Governing Council and as Appointed Delegates. Dates for 2023 elections will be announced in early Spring.
Below is a list of YPS podcasts. To view all of the Academy’s podcasts, download FrequENTcy, the official AAO-HNS/F Podcast App through the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. You can also listen on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.
Young Physicians Section Secretary Manan Shah, MD, who practices with the Colorado Ear, Nose, and Throat Group in Lakewood, Colorado, discusses leadership lessons learned in the field by esteemed member colleagues. In this first episode, he is joined by Rodney J. Taylor, MD, MSPH, professor and chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
Young Physicians Section Secretary Manan Shah, MD, who practices with the Colorado Ear, Nose, and Throat Group in Lakewood, Colorado, discusses leadership lessons learned in the field by esteemed member colleagues. In the second episode of the series, he is joined by Stacey T. Gray, MD, Director of the Sinus Center at Mass. Eye and Ear, and Program Director, Harvard Otolaryngology Residence Program in Boston, MA.
Young Physicians Section (YPS) Secretary Manan Shah, MD, who practices with the Colorado Ear, Nose, and Throat Group in Lakewood, Colorado, discusses leadership lessons learned in the field by esteemed member colleagues. In the third episode of the series, he is joined by Duane J. Taylor, MD, Past President, AAO-HNS/F, and Medical Director of LeVisage ENT & Facial Plastic Surgery in Bethesda, MD.
In the fourth episode of the series, Young Physicians Section (YPS) Secretary Manan Shah, MD is joined by Eugene G. Brown III, MD, partner at ENT & Allergy Partners in Charleston, SC and a member of the AAO-HNS/F Board of Directors to discuss his leadership path.
In the fifth episode of the series, Young Physicians Section (YPS) Secretary Manan Shah, MD is joined by David M. Cognetti, MD, Chair, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University to discuss his leadership path.
AAO-HNS/F President, Carol R. Bradford, MD, discusses leadership in the community for the International Young Physicians Forum.
Leslie R. Kim, MD discusses how to build your brand for the International Young Physicians Forum.
Julie L. Wei, MD discusses wellness strategies during the time of the Covid pandemic for the International Young Physicians Forum.
Susan R. Cordes, MD discusses establishing international research and educational collaborations for the International Young Physicians Forum.