Preliminary program

The 15th Asia Oceania ORL-HNS Congress will be taking place over five days. Two days dedicated to pre-congress workshops and three days where the main congress program will feature. 

Please check back regularly as the program is updated with more detailed information. 

Pre-congress workshops will be included here shortly. 

Friday 10 March
08:30-09:00
Opening Ceremony
09:00-10:30
Plenary session 1
10:30-10:50
Morning tea
10:50-12:20
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
12:20-13:40
Lunch break
13:40-15:10
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
15:10-15:30
Afternoon tea
15:30-17:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
19:00-21:00
Presidents Dinner (Invitation only)
Saturday 11 March
09:00-10:30
Plenary session 2
10:30-10:50
Morning tea
10:50-12:20
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
12:20-13:40
Lunch break
13:40-15:10
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
15:10-15:30
Afternoon tea
15:30-17:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
19:00-21:00
Gala dinner
Sunday 12 March
09:00-10:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
10:00-10:30
Morning tea
10:30-11:30
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
11:30-12:30
Controversies in Otolaryngology
12:30-13:15
Plenary session 3
13:15-13:30
Closing ceremony
14:30-16:00
Offsite Workshop
Women in otolaryngology, trainee, and new fellows lunch
Pre-Congress | Wednesday 8 March 2023
Registration
09:00-17:00
Mezzanine M1
Mezzanine M2
Offsite Workshop
Offsite Workshop
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress | Thursday 9 March 2023
Registration
09:00-17:00
Mezzanine M1
Mezzanine M2
Mezzanine M7
Mezzanine M8
Mezzanine M9
Offsite Workshop
Offsite Workshop
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Instructional course 1
SHORT FORM LECTURES
Instructional course 2
SHORT FORM LECTURES
Instructional course 3
SHORT FORM LECTURES
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
Pre-Congress Workshops / Wetlabs
17:00-19:00
Great Hall 3 & 4, exhibition
Welcome reception
Friday 10 March
08:30-09:00
Opening Ceremony
09:00-10:30
Plenary session 1
10:30-10:50
Morning tea
10:50-12:20
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
12:20-13:40
Lunch break
13:40-15:10
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
15:10-15:30
Afternoon tea
15:30-17:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
19:00-21:00
Presidents Dinner (Invitation only)
Saturday 11 March
09:00-10:30
Plenary session 2
10:30-10:50
Morning tea
10:50-12:20
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
12:20-13:40
Lunch break
13:40-15:10
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
15:10-15:30
Afternoon tea
15:30-17:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
19:00-21:00
Gala dinner
Sunday 12 March
09:00-10:00
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
10:00-10:30
Morning tea
10:30-11:30
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
Concurrent session
OHNNG stream
11:30-12:30
Controversies in Otolaryngology
12:30-13:15
Plenary session 3
13:15-13:30
Closing ceremony
14:30-16:00
Offsite Workshop
Women in otolaryngology, trainee, and new fellows lunch

Dr Seiji Kakehata

Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine

Seiji Kakehata, M.D., Ph.D.is best known for his work in pioneering endoscopic ear surgery in his home country of Japan and around the world. He servesas Professor and Chair of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Headand Neck Surgery at Yamagata University Faculty of Medicine. He is the Chair of Board of Directors, Japan Otological Society (JOS). In addition, he is a founding board member of the International Working Group on Endoscopic Ear Surgery(IWGEES) and its presidentelectas well as the president of the Pan-Asia Working Group on Endoscopic Ear Surgery (PAWGEES).

Dr. Kakehata’s clinical interests includeminimally invasive endoscopicear surgery, conductive and sensorineural hearing loss,and facial nervepalsy.Dr. Kakehata’s research has focused on cochlear hair cell physiology and hearing regeneration. His funded research includes the study of outer hair cell motility, effects of cholesterol alterationson outer hair cells, regenerationof the facial nerve, and regeneration of auditory nerve fiber growth and synapse formation after ear injury.

Dr. Kakehata organized and held the first courses in endoscopic earsurgery in Asia and has held anannual hands-on course since 2012. He has presented at numerous regionaland national meetings in Japan as well as international meetings and courses especially on the subject of endoscopic ear surgery. He has published approximately 150 articles and book chapters.

Dr Dana Thompson

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

MD, MS, MBA, FACS

Dr. Thompson is the Lauren D. Holinger Professor Chair of Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She has held faculty positions as premier institutions including the Mayo Clinic and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine/Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. In 2011 she achieved the academic rank of Professor, making her the first African American woman professor in the specialty of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in the United States. She brings 23 years of experience as an internationally recognized airway surgeon and leader in aerodigestive medicine. The collective research contributions in laryngomalacia have influenced the surgical and medical management of the disease and she is considered one of the world’s authorities on the topic. She received the prestigious Mosher Award from the Triological Society for excellence in clinical research for her seminal work elucidating the etiology of Laryngomalacia.

Prof Sarah Wise

Emory University School of Medicine

Sarah K. Wise, MD, MSCR is Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She is the Emory Otolaryngology Residency Program Director, Rhinology Fellowship Director, and Director of Otolaryngic Allergy. Dr. Wise completed medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, residency at Emory University and rhinology fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Wise has served on the Board of Directors of the American Rhinologic Society and the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. She will become President of the American Rhinologic Society in September 2022, serving as the Society’s first female president. Her clinical interests include inflammatory rhinology, otolaryngic allergy, relationship of allergy and chronic rhinosinusitis, and cerebrospinal fluid leaks. Dr. Wise lectures nationally and internationally. Her most notable publication is the International Consensus Statement on Allergy and Rhinology: Allergic Rhinitis, where she served as first author/primary editor.

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Prof Robert Ferris

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD is Hillman Professor of Oncology and Director of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. He is Associate Vice Chancellor for Cancer Research, and Professor of Otolaryngology, of Immunology, and of Radiation Oncology at the University of Pittsburgh. As a head and neck surgical oncologist and translational tumor immunologist, his lab is uniquely positioned to investigate mechanisms of anti-tumor immunity in the tumor microenvironment (TME), as well as tumor cell
escape. Dr. Ferris’s NIH-funded laboratory is focused on reversal of immune escape and immunotherapy using monoclonal antibodies and vaccines, leading to the first positive randomized phase III trial of head and cancer immunotherapy. He is Principal Investigator of the Pitt Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) grant for translational head and neck research and has been continuously NIH R01 funded for >15 years.

Dr. Ferris has an h-index of 96 and his >420 peer-reviewed scientific and clinical publications have garnered >36,000 citations. Dr. Ferris currently serves on the Editorial Boards of JNCI, JCO, Clinical Cancer Research, and Cancer Immunology Research. He is Editor in Chief of Oral Oncology. He is lead investigator of several practice-changing, prospective randomized trials, including Checkmate-141 published in NEJM, which led to the FDA approval of Nivolumab for head and neck cancer, ECOG 3311 (published in JCO in late 2021), testing radiation dose-deintensification after transoral robotic surgery (TORS) for HPV+ oropharynx cancer, as well as ECOG ACRIN 3132, using p53 mutational testing in HPVnegative cancer, to predict response to radiation versus chemoradiation. He recently completed a 6-year term co-chairing  the NCI Steering Committee for Head and Neck Cancer and is currently Vice President of the American Head and Neck Society.

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