Conferences and Events

Functional Endoscopic Sinus Course

The University of Iowa 

Pomerantz Family Pavilion 

Iowa City, IA 

May 18th & 19th, 2018 (Friday-Saturday)

Guest Speakers

Prof. Dr. med. Daniel Simmen

This two-day course is designed to provide otolaryngologists with information and laboratory experience regarding advanced techniques and approaches in endoscopic sinus surgery. The participants will receive hands-on experience using endoscopic instruments and power instrumentation to perform FESS on fresh cadaver specimens.

Head and Neck Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery Course

The University of Iowa 

Pomerantz Family Pavilion 

Iowa City, IA 

May 21-25, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

Guest Speakers

  • Chris Holsinger, MD

    Stanford University

  • Samir Khariwala, MD

    University of Minnesota

  • Urjeet Patel, MD

    Northwestern University

  • Rod Rezaee, MD

    Case Western Reserve University

  • Jolie Ringash, MD

    University of Toronto


This five-day course provides a comprehensive review of current techniques in the management and reconstruction of head and neck neoplasms. Cadaver dissection under the supervision of the faculty is offered to those taking the five-day course.

Basic Science Course

Start Date: Anatomy : July 2nd 2018 (1 pm start time) - July 13th, 2018

Lecture Series: Start Date: July 16th, 2018 --August 3, 2018

International Conference on Management of The Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Patient

June 14th and 15th, 2018 (NOTE: Thursday & Friday)

This conference is intended for otologists, audiologists, psychologists, and nurses who provide clinical management services for patients with tinnitus. The purpose of this conference is to provide a review of current evaluation and management strategies for the treatment of tinnitus. Upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to discuss the management of tinnitus and the tinnitus patient.