ABEA at AAO-HNS in Atlanta 2018


Foundations in Laryngology 2018: A Joint Program from the ALA and ABEA

Saturday, October 6

12:15 am – 4:20 pm

Course Directors: Clark A. Rosen MD (ALA) and Milan Amin MD (ABEA)

The ALA and ABEA are pleased to offer a Laryngology and Bronchoesophagology primer at AAO this year. This program is open to all interested residents and students and will provide an overview of current key topics in laryngology/bronchoesophagology and also provide interested residents with information on the fellowship process and programs.


12:15 – 12:25 PM Introductions and Welcome (Clark Rosen and Milan Amin)

12:25 – 12:40 PM Endoscopic Treatment of Early Glottic Cancer (James Burns)

12:40 – 12:55 PM Evaluation of a Patient with Dysphagia (Greg Postma)

12:55 – 1:10 PM Phonomicrosurgery: Surgery for Benign Vocal Fold Lesions (Clark Rosen)

1:10 – 1:25 PM Endoscopic Airway Surgery (Andy McWhorter)

1:25 – 1:40 PM Open Airway Surgery (Dana Thompson)

1:40 – 1:55 PM Break

1:55 – 2:10 PM Aging Voice: Nothing, Therapy, or Surgery (Michael Johns)

2:10 – 2:25 PM In-office Procedures in Laryngology (Milan Amin)

2:25 – 2:40 PM Spasmodic Dysphonia (Lucian Sulica)

2:40 – 2:55 PM Laryngo-Pharyngeal Reflux Disease 2018 (Maggie Kuhn)

2:55 – 4:00 PM Panel Discussion of Challenging Cases in Laryngology (Mark Courey-moderator, Michael Benninger, Dinesh Chhetri, Tanya Meyer)

4:00 – 4:20 PM Fellowship Program Q&A (Gaelyn Garrett moderator, Panel- Blake Simpson, Seth Dailey, Ed Damrose, Philip Song)

4:20 – 5:30 PM Reception (drinks and bites)