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AAO-HNS Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, Sept. 11-14, 2011

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

The American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) welcomes you to its 115th Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO, September 11-14, 2011 in San Francisco, CA. Join us at the largest meeting of ear, nose, and throat physicians in the world!

AAO-HNSF is pleased to announce guest lecturer, Marlee Matlin, an Academy Award Winning Actress and Activist who will deliver the John Conley Lecture on Medical Ethics. The anticipated Meet & Greet with Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Editor in Chief, Richard Rosenfeld, MD, MPH, exclusive only for press is scheduled for Sunday, September 11, 2011 from 12:30 - 1:15 pm in the newsroom.

On a related note, September is Women in Medicine Month; NBC News Chief Medical Editor, Nancy Snyderman, MD, will be the luncheon speaker for the Women in Otolaryngology (WIO) General Assembly/Luncheon on Monday, September 12, 2011 from12:20 - 1:00pm at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, CA.

The meeting provides a variety of media opportunities including scientific sessions, media briefings, and poster exhibits.

Newsroom Details

The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO Newsroom serves as a work space for credentialed members of the news media, managed and staffed by the AAO-HNS Communications Unit. Please see the AAO-HNS website for media credentialing requirements for the event. The Newsroom will be located in the Moscone Convention Center, Room 250.

Pressroom Hours of Operation

Saturday, September 10 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Sunday, September 11 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Monday, September 12 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, September 13 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, September 14 8:00 am - 2:00 pm


To register and view advance press releases, register or logon to the AAO-HNS website here.


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