The Minimally Invasive Ear, Nose & Throat 

OPEN FORUM 2018

March 1-3, 2018 | Hyatt Regency | Sarasota, FL

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Program Agenda

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018 FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018 SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2018

 

Co-sponsored by FIERO, NY H&N Institute, and the Ear Research Foundation
     
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - Hyatt Sarasota  
     
7:15 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast  
8:15 a.m.
Announcements Jennifer Moss
8:20 a.m.
Welcome Address Wazen / Catalano
     
  OTOLOGY FORUM  
8:30 a.m.
Chronic Otitis Media and Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

Moderator: Wazen

Panel: Catalano, Hoffer, Lusk, Silverstein and Slattery

9:30 a.m.
Contemporary Management of Meniere's Disease

Moderator: Silverstein

Panel: Hoffer, Light, Wackym and Wazen

10:30 a.m. Break with Partners  
11:00 a.m. Tinnitus and Hyperacusis

Moderator: Hoffer

Panel: Daugherty, Light, Silverstein and Wackym

11:45 a.m. Bone Conduction and Middle Ear Implants

Moderator: Slattery

Panel: Hoffer, Wackym and Wazen

12:30 p.m. Lunch  
1:30 p.m.
How to Prepare to Retire and Your Next Great Adventure Lusk
2:00 p.m.
Update on Balloon Eustachian Tuboplasty 
Catalano 
2:30 p.m.
LIVE SURGERY - Bone Anchored Hearing Device Wazen 
3:15 p.m.
BREAK with Partners  
3:45 p.m.
LAB: Baha and Implantable Hearing Devices Wazen 
     
5:00 p.m.
Reception  
     
Friday, March 2, 2018 - Hyatt Sarasota  
     
7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast  
8:00 a.m.
Welcome Day 3 Weiss / Catalano
     
  SINUS FORUM  
8:15 a.m.
Technology Update: Navigation (NaviENT, Acclarent, Clarifix, Spirox, Linguaflex, Hemostasis) Catalano
8:45 a.m.
Sinuplasty Round Table: A Comparison of BSP Technologies

Moderator: Levine

Panel: Mandel, Singh, Tseng and Weeks and Weiss

9:45 a.m.
Q&A  
9:50 a.m.
Break with Partners  
10:05 a.m.
Breaking News: “A comparison of drug eluting stents” Catalano
10:20 a.m.
Management of Middle and Inferior Turbinates

Moderator: Ghaderi

Panel: Hiltzik, Pritikin, Weeks and Weiss

11:00 a.m.
Q&A  
11:05 a.m. Allergy Update: SLIT and Alladent

Moderator: Mandel

Panel: Ghaderi and Gulleth

11:35 a.m. TIVA vs Inhalational gas

Moderator: Levine

Panel: Hiltzik, Robelen and Setliff

12:15 p.m.
Lunch  
1:15 p.m.

Live Surgery - 1) ESS with Nav and PSO

2) Halitosis Laser Treatment

Weiss / Catalano / Rosenberg

Hiltzik / Krespi / Rosenberg

3:05 p.m.
Break with Partners  
3:20 p.m.

Live Surgery - 3) Swell Body Ablation

4) Spirox Implant

Krespi / Catalano

Mandel / Pritikin

4:00 p.m. Optimizing Office Revenue: How I Do It

Moderator: Mandel

Panel: Hopp, Krespi, Pritikin, Weeks and Weiss

     
  Labs: Latera, Endoscopic Ears Surgery, Evoplasty, Navigated Guidewire  
     
     
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - Hyatt Regency  
     
7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast  
8:30 a.m.
Welcome Day 3 Krespi
     
  SLEEP MEDICINE FORUM  
8:45 a.m.
Elevoplasty: A New Option for Treating Snoring Krespi
9:00 a.m.
LIVE surgery : In-Office Elevoplasty Hiltzik and Krespi
9:30 a.m.
Q&A  
9:35 a.m.
ET Tube vs LMA

Moderator: Hopp

Panel: Pritikin, Robelen, Setliff and Singh

10:15 a.m.
Break with Partners  
10:25 a.m.
The Role of T&A in the Management of SDB in Children

Moderator: Catalano

Panel: Ghaderi, Jacobowitz and Woodson

10:55 a.m.
The Role of Palatal Expanders in the Management of SDB J Walker, Martin, Motro   
11:25 a.m.
The Role of the Oral Appliance in the Management of SDB

Moderator: Shangold

Panel: J Walker and Jacobowitz

12:15 a.m.
Q&A  
12:20 p.m.
Lunch  
1:20 p.m.
When is Uvulectomy the Right Choice?

Moderator: Krespi

Panel: Har El and Hopp

1:55 p.m.
Q&A      
2:00 p.m.
Bruxism and TMJ Syndrome: A Result of Nasal Obstruction? B Martin and L Walker
2:20 p.m. Nasal Surgery for SDB in Children: New Data  Catalano 
2:45 p.m.
Q&A  
2:50 p.m.
Break  
3:10 p.m. Myofunctional Therapy: What is it and When is it Necessary? L Walker
3:30 p.m.
Live Demonstration: How SDB Affects Head Position, Posture and Balance J Walker
4:15 p.m. Q&A  
     
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