All interested healthcare professionals involved in ENT including but not limited to physicians, advanced practice providers, audiologists, SLPs, administrators, as well as residents, fellows, med students, and other healthcare related students.
By the end of the presentations, participants should be able to:
Discuss the ENT and facial plastic surgery updates on new techniques, concepts and procedures.
Describe newer surgical indications and techniques.
Identify best practices and outcomes.
Discuss improvement in patient experiences.
Interpret ideas to improve management of the ENT and facial plastic surgical office.
Discuss current regulations and mandates affecting patient practice.
Understand a variety of practice management issues and quality.
The Florida Combined Otolaryngology Meeting continues to grow and progress every year. This year’s meeting will feature:
Keynote presentations by Ira Papel, MD, FACS, Robert Sataloff, MD, FACS, and David Kennedy, MD, FACS
Office based surgery workshop, technology workshop and allergy workshop – Friday
Endoscopic workshop for APPs – Friday
Lunch and Learn on Allergy – Friday
Lunch and Learn on Audiology – Saturday
Physician track – Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Microscopy workshop – Friday
APP track – Friday
Administrator track – Friday
Resident Cocktail Hour – Friday
Audiology track and Posters – Saturday
Resident poster competition and top three will present on Sunday morning
Saturday afternoon picnic and volleyball
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Keynote Speaker – FSFPRS
Ira Papel, MD, FACS
Dr. Papel is a facial plastic surgeon in private practice and a Professor at the Johns Hopkins University. He is actively involved in surgical training of medical students, residents, and fellows. He serves as co-director of the Facial Plastic Surgery Fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Papel has been invited to serve as a Visiting Professor at more than 40 universities in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Mexico and South America. His textbook, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, now in its 4th edition, has become a standard text for surgeons throughout the world.
Dr. Papel is a Past President of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and past President of the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is currently a Director of the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Papel has been recognized as a “Top Doctor” locally by Baltimore Magazine, and nationally be U.S. News and World Report.
Keynote Speaker – FSO-HNS
Robert Sataloff, MD, FACS
Dr. Sataloff is Professor and Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Academic Specialties, Drexel University College of Medicine. He is also Adjunct Professor in the department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University, as well as Adjunct Clinical Professor at Temple University and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine; and he is on the faculty of the Academy of Vocal Arts. He serves as Conductor of the Thomas Jefferson University Choir.
Dr. Sataloff is also a professional singer and singing teacher. He holds an undergraduate degree from Haverford College in Music Theory and Composition; graduated from Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University; received a Doctor of Musical Arts in Voice Performance from Combs College of Music; and he completed Residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and a Fellowship in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery at the University of Michigan.
Dr. Sataloff is Chairman of the Boards of Directors of the Voice Foundation and of the American Institute for Voice and Ear Research. He also has served in numerous other leadership positions.
Dr. Sataloff is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Voice and Editor-in-Chief of Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, and on the editorial boards of numerous otolaryngology journals. He has written over 1,000 publications, including 62 books, and he has been awarded more than $5 million in research funding.
David Kennedy, MD, FACS
Dr. Kennedy is one of the premier rhinologists in the world. He is known throughout the specialty as the driving force behind the introduction of minimally invasive sinus surgical techniques in the United States.
Dr. Kennedy received his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons and completed his residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He introduced minimally invasive sinus techniques at Johns Hopkins in 1984 and has been the pioneer in the evolution of these techniques ever since.
Dr. Kennedy has been the Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and continues to serve as a Professor in Rhinology at that institution. We are honored to have him as a Keynote speaker at this year’s FCOM meeting.
Gregory Bensch, MD
James Denneny, III, MD
James Dever, PhD
Robert Drozd, MD
Brenda R. Edwards
Susan Good, AuD
Pam Lowry, RN
William Reischaer, MD
Sheree Saroff, RN
Elina Toskala, MD
Cheryl White, MSHL
FREE if member of FSO-HNS/FRSPRS
Physician Friday AM Workshops
FREE if member of FSO-HNS/FRSPRS but must pre-register
Advanced Practice Provider Workshops Basic Scopes or Advanced Scopes
FREE (space limited)
Resident, Fellow or Student
NP or PA Student
Practice Staff (APPs, Audiologists, Administrators)
– FREE if physician is attending – $50 if physician is NOT attending meeting
Saturday Picnic Luncheon – Adult Guest (age 13 and up)
Saturday Picnic Luncheon – Child Guest (age 12 and under)
Lunch is included for all physician, resident, fellow, student, and practice staff registration types. You MUST indicate on the online registration which events you will attend. All guests must be paid for, and all attendees will need a ticket for the Saturday picnic lunch OR the Saturday Lunch and Learn. The Friday lunch is for meeting attendees ONLY. All lunches will be ticketed, and all meeting attendees MUST indicate which meals they will attend. Anyone who does NOT indicate that they will attend a lunch will not receive a ticket in their registration packet.
Register now on the FSO-HNS and FSFPRS website (fsohnsandfsfprs.org)
Remember, to register with MEMBER PRICING, you must first SIGN IN to the FSO-HNS & FSFPRS system as an active member.
This year’s Annual Fall Meeting will be held at The Breakers Palm Beach. A block of rooms has been reserved at The Breakers Palm Beach starting at $349 per night.
The room block is reserved until Oct. 6, 2019. Rooms are not guaranteed at the discounted rate after Oct. 6. To make your reservations, visit https://book.passkey.com/event/49840559/owner/23044/home to receive the group rate. All reservations will require a one-night deposit at the time of booking and will have a three-day cancellation policy (must cancel at least three days prior to date of arrival). If a reservation is reduced in length of the stay within the cancellation period, a penalty fee applies. All reservations require a valid credit card and picture identification at check in.
For booking, call 561-655-7740 and reference Florida Society of Otolaryngology
The Brazilian Court Hotel-A fully remodeled 1920’s and 30’s era historic boutique Hotel, The Brazilian Court is in the heart of the historic Island of Palm Beach tucked between multi-million dollar residences only two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean and short walk from Worth Avenue. With an exclusive set of on-property amenities, including culinary specialties of Chef Daniel Boulud’s Café Boulud and celebrity stylist Frederic Fekkai’s Palm Beach Salon, you have the setting for a very unique and memorable Palm Beach experience.
Housing Booking Alert
The Florida Combined Otolaryngology Meeting is NOT affiliated with a housing company. Please be careful if approached by any company or service claiming to be an official housing provider for FCOM 2019. FCOM offers the guaranteed lowest rate available. In the past, we have been made aware of travel companies that are entirely fraudulent, misleading exhibitors and attendees with false information. Please note that you can ONLY book a room in the FCOM 2019 block by using the booking information on this page or at fsohnsandfsfprs.org/Annual-Meeting. If you are contacted by a housing company trying to sell hotel rooms for this meeting, please contact FCOM meeting management at 412-731-2289 x 104.