Overview - 2023

November 9 - 11, 2023
Hotel Nikko
San Francisco, CA

Course #MOT24001

Target Audience

This course is designed for practicing otolaryngologists, nurses, physician assistants, and other members of the care team.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, attendees will refine their approaches to:

  • Describe contemporary palate surgery and consumer sleep tracking devices in patients with obstructive sleep apnea;
  • Astutely select optimal medications with appropriate indications among the new FDA approved biologic drugs designed to treat nasal polyps;
  • Optimize the use of molecular testing in the diagnosis of thyroid cancer;
  • Discuss strategies for endoscopically entering the difficult salivary duct papilla;
  • Manage pain in post-operative circumstances with the goal of minimizing exposure to opioids;
  • Identify opportunities to contribute to healthcare system improvement;
  • Consider the use of endoscopic instruments in middle ear surgery;
  • Describe techniques employed in gender affirmation surgery;
  • Manage invasive fungal sinusitis in the immunocompromised patent;
  • Improve recognition of diseases that mimic chronic rhinosinusitis;
  • Describe strategies to quickly find ingested button batteries in the pediatric population;
  • Prepare to utilize liquid biopsy to assist in the diagnosis and management of HPV-related head and neck cancer.