Sign Up Now for Pacific Rim Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Update 2024

October 2, 2023

Sign up now for the Pacific Rim Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Update 2024! This event, set during Presidents' Day Weekend, has been tailored for a diverse array of medical professionals, including practicing otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons, facial plastic surgeons, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, dermatologic surgeons, advanced health professionals, and nurses.

The event will take place from February 17-20, 2024, 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:

  • Pediatric Ingested Foreign Bodies
  • Laryngeal Leukoplakia and Photodynamic Therapy
  • Pain Control in OHNS Surgery
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea Diagnosis
  • Surgeon's Role in Innovation
  • Radiofrequency Technology and Thyroid Nodules
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parotid Tumor Surgery
  • CSF Leak Evaluation
  • Facial Paralysis Rehabilitation
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • And 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 Bovey Zhu, MD, Assistant Professor at the Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu.

Special guest faculty include Ronald B. Kuppersmith, MD, MBA, FACS from Texas A&M Health Science Center and Joseph Scharpf, MD, FACS, from Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

Many members of the UC San Francisco Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (UCSF OHNS) faculty will be presenting, including Megan Durr, MDIvan El-Sayed, MDAndrew Goldberg, MD, MSPatrick Ha, MDCharles Limb, MDKimberly Luu, MD & Andrea Park, 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.