2022 Three Rivers Otolaryngology Update

Pittsburgh, PA US
March 18, 2022 to March 19, 2022

The field of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery continues to evolve with new technologies, treatment options and advanced scientific knowledge. The meeting will discuss an array of topics in the field of Otolaryngology, specifically in Head and Neck Surgery, Otology, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Rhinology, and Laryngology. In addition to discussing “cutting edge” topics within these areas of Otolaryngology, this meeting will focus on practical applications of everyday otolaryngologic care from the above-mentioned sub-specialties within Otolaryngology.

Target Audience

Otolaryngologists, primary care physicians, pediatricians, family practitioners, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents, audiologists, speech therapists and other interested health care professionals.
 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of the course, the participant should be able to:
1.    Recognize the potential for simulation to enhance surgical care.
2.    Understand the impact of treatment of OSA on cardiovascular outcomes.
3.    Identify new approaches to sinonasal polyposis.
4.    Describe evolving techniques in head and neck reconstruction.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/10/2021
Course expires: 
06/30/2022
Event starts: 
03/18/2022 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/19/2022 - 5:00pm
Biomedical Science Tower (BST)
203 Lothrop Street 1st Floor Room 120
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States

COURSE DIRECTORS
David Chi, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Audrey Hayward, PA-C
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Barry Hirsch, MD
Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 
Jonas Johnson, MD
Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Marci Nilsen, PhD, RN, CHPN
Assistant Professor
Department of Acute and Tertiary Care
School of Nursing
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Libby Smith, DO
Associate Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Carl Snyderman, MD, MBA
Professor 
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine    

Eric Wang, MD
Professor 
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

GUEST FACULTY        
Seth McAfee, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
Seton Hall University School of Medicine
Neptune City NJ
    
Scott Thompson, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

LOCAL FACULTY
Noel Jabbour, MD, MS
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine    Mark Kubik, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Reema Padia, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, and AAPA Category 1 CME. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 Attendance
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