Sign Up Now for Pacific Rim Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery Update 2023

A view of the coast in Honolulu, Hawaii, where the Moana Surfrider Hotel is located.

Register now for the Pacific Rim Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Update 2023! The Presidents' Day Weekend event is designed for practicing otolaryngologists, nurses, physician assistants, physician trainees and other members of the care team.

The event will take place from February 18-21, 2023, at the Moana Surfrider Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii. Over four days of lectures, lightning rounds, video presentations, panel discussions and more, experts will provide a comprehensive update on critical areas of focus in otolaryngology.

Topics include:

  • Malignant melanoma in the head and neck
  • Endoscopic ear surgery
  • Covid in the ear
  • Equity in academic otolaryngology partnerships
  • Closed loop communication
  • 3D printing for head and neck surgery
  • New generation cochlear and auditory brainstem implants
  • Management of vocal fold granuloma
  • and much more!

View and download the complete program here. Attendees are also encouraged to stop by the exhibit hall, which will be open at various times throughout the conference.

The course chairs are UCSF OHNS Department Chair Andrew Murr, MD, UCSF OHNS Associate Professor William Ryan, MD and Eric Wirtz, MD, chief of the Head and Neck Oncology/Reconstructive Surgery at the Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu.

Special guest faculty include Robert Kern, MD, of Northwestern University, Daniel Lee, MD, FACS, of Harvard Medical School, and Eric Moore, MD, of Mayo Clinic.

Many members of the UC San Francisco Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (UCSF OHNS) faculty will be presenting, including Dr. Murr, Dr. Ryan, Dylan Chan, MD, PhDChase Heaton, MDLia Jacobson, MDCharles Limb, MDYue Ma, MDSteven Pletcher, MD, and Caroline Schlocker, MD. We will also be joined by faculty presenters from the Tripler Army Medical Center.

Learn more about the conference, including vaccination requirements, travel and lodging, on the website. Registration is open online.

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