2019 ASPO Annual Meeting
"Healthier Children: A Better World"
May 3-5, 2019

JW Marriott Austin
Austin, TX

Thank you to all who attended the ASPO Annual Meeting in Austin!

Scientific Program:

ASPO’s scientific sessions and scientific posters will occur Friday, May 3 through Sunday, May 5. Click below to review and download the ASPO 2019 Annual Meeting Program!

IMPORTANT PROGRAM MATERIALS:

The following materials have been prepared to enhance the educational content provided during the ASPO Annual Meeting.

Cotton-Fitton Reverse Panels on Topics in Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology
Friday, May 3
3:05 - 4:25 PM
Grand 5

Part 1: Current Concepts and Controversies in Microtia and Canal Atresia
Moderator: Mai Thy Truong, MD
Panelist: Kay Chang, MD; Siva Chinnadurai, MD; Yi-Chun Carol Liu, MD; David Zopf, MD

Download the Clinical Practice Guidance Sheet for Microtia and Canal Atresia

Part 2: Pearls for your Practice: A Case-Oriented Update in Pediatric Voice Disorders
Moderator: Joseph Dohar, MD, MS
Panelists: Christopher Hartnick, MD, MS; Marshall Smith, MD

Download the following files on Pediatric Voice Disorders:
Introduction to the presentation
Pediatric Voice Introduction and Glottic Webs: A Primer
Vocal Fold Immobility in Children: A Primer
Laryngotracheal Stenosis and Open Airway ReconstructionIn Children: A Primer

Hot Topics in Pediatric Otolaryngology - Part 2: Standardizing Quality and Outcomes in Post-tonsillectomy Pain Management Report from the ASPO Quality & Safety Committee
Sunday, May 5
10:30 - 10:55 AM
Grand 6

Moderator: Henry Milczuk, MD
Panelists: Ellis Arjmand, MD; Norman Friedman, MD; Kris Jatana, MD; Romaine Johnson, MD

Complete the following survey in advance of the panel: https://ais.swmed.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=FDYYJK98PM

CME:

Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 12.50 credits meet the requirements for Pediatric Surgery.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of .75 credits meet the requirements for Cultural Competency.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of .75 credits meet the requirements for Infectious Disease.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of .75 credits meet the requirements for Medical Errors/Prevention.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of .75 credits meet the requirements for Opioid/Pain Management.

*The content of this activity may meet certain mandates of regulatory bodies. Please note that ACS has not and does not verify the content for such mandates with any regulatory body. Individual physicians are responsible for verifying the content satisfies such requirements.

Annual Business Meeting:

Click here to download the 2019 ASPO Annual Business Meeting Agenda.

Registration:

Online Registration: Register Now!

Fax: Complete the Registration Form PDF and fax to 312-202-5003
Mail: Complete the Registration Form PDF and mail to:
COSM Registration Office
c/o American College of Surgeons
633 N. Saint Clair St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Early Registration Deadline: Early Registrations must be received/postmarked by 11:59 pm CT on Monday, April 1, 2019.

ASPO Rates (Early / Late):

Member $225 / $275
Emeritus $0
Non-Member $300 / $350
Allied Health $100 / $150

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