The American Academy of Otolaryngology- Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO at Boston, Massachusetts, USA on September 26-29, 2010.

October 30, 2009

The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) is pleased to announce that its next Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO will take place in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Please join us at the world’s largest gathering of the specialty, September 26-29, 2010.

Please post the following on your website or share it with your colleagues: The 2010 Call for Papers will be available at, where abstracts may be submitted:

* Miniseminars and Instruction Courses: submission opens November 9, 2009; deadline December 7, 2009; notification March 2010.
* Scientific Program: submission opens February 8, 2010; deadline March 8, 2010; notification May 2010.

Academy members enjoy special rates for meeting registration.

* Click here to learn more about becoming a member of AAO-HNS
* Download an application form (PDF)
* Email with questions about AAO-HNS membership

Starting mid-May 2010, register online for the Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO. Look for the April Bulletin, which carries the preliminary program supplement.

Among special events for international registrants are a reception and orientation for first-time attendees, Saturday, September 25, and an International Dessert Reception open to all international attendees on Tuesday, September 28. International visitors are encouraged to wear their national dress or a flag lapel pin at the President’s Reception September 26 and at all evening receptions.

Travel to the United States
For attendees who need a U.S. visa, an invitation letter can be requested at no extra charge when registering online. The U.S. government recommends applying for a visa at least five months before arrival in the USA. To learn more, visit

If you have questions, contact The Academy looks forward to welcoming you to the 2010 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, the world’s largest gathering of otolaryngologist—head and neck surgeo
Catherine R. Lincoln, CAE, MA has left a new comment on your post "The American Academy of Otolaryngology- Annual Mee...":
Thanks, Dr Kalra! Dr Nikhil J. Bhatt, the newly appointed chair of the AAO-HNS International Otolaryngology Committee, plans to attend the AOICON Mumbai, January, 2010.

On behalf of the President and Board of the AAO-HNS he will extend a cordial invitation to all Indian otolaryngologists to attend the Boston meeting and will be happy to answer questions.

Catherine R. Lincoln, CAE, MA, Senior Manager, International/Humanitarian,