Dear Friends,

Rhinology is an extension of science in a form of art practiced in the land of an ancient civilization since the time of Sushruta in India.

In the present day and time the tenents of this art evolved into a modern and futuristic science based on evidence and became more result oriented with technological advancements for better and more humane patient care.

Twenty five years back, with Dr. V.P. Sood at its helm a society of like minded visionary ENT Surgeons of the fore and held the first conference in New Delhi.

However, in 2012, the Silver Jubilee year of our AIRS Dr. V.P. Sood left for his heavenly abode. May his soul rest in peace.

This conference is dedicated to him.

Befittingly, the 25th Annual conference is being held in the capital city of New Delhi, the place of the inception of the AIRS at a time in the year when it is so beautiful and pleasant.

As the organizing secretary of the conference, may I with the organizing chairman Dr. Ashok vaid, the President Dr. Nishit Shah, all the executive members of AIRS, and the members of the organizing committee of the conference, welcome you.

We shall endeavor to bring the best of the best in surgery and the scientific session to highlight the surgical skills and Academics in this prestigious Silver Jubilee Conference.

Organizing Chairman
Dr. Ashok Vaid

Organizing Secretary
Dr. Devinder Rai