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, Superior Canal Dehiscence and Vestibular Migraine

Moderator: Silverstein

Panel: Hoffer, Wackym and Wazen

10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
11:00 a.m. Tinnitus and Hyperacusis

Moderator: Hoffer

Panel: Daugherty, 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.
Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
3:00 p.m.
LAB: Baha and Implantable Hearing Devices Wazen
4:00 p.m.
LAB: Balloon Sinuplasty Catalano 
5:15 p.m. Adjourn  
     
5:30 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
9:00 a.m.
Sinuplasty Round Table: A Comparison of BSP Technologies

Moderator: Levine

Panel: Mandel, Singh and Weiss

9:45 a.m.
Q&A  
9:55 a.m.
Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
10:15 a.m.
Breaking News: “A comparison of drug eluting stents” Catalano
10:30 a.m.
Expert Forum: "Management of Recurrent Nasal Polyposis"

 

Moderator: Mandel

Panel: Catalano, Levine, Pritikin and Weiss

 

11:20 a.m.
Q&A  
11:30 a.m. TIVA vs Inhalational Gas

Moderator: Levine

Panel: Hiltzik, Pritikin, Robelen and Setliff

12:15 p.m. FIERO Award  
12:30 p.m.
Lunch  
1:15 p.m.

"Live" Surgery: OR/SI

1) ESS with Nav and PSO

2) Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant 

3) Halitosis Laser Treatment

 

Weiss / Catalano 

Wazen

Hiltzik/Krespi

3:15 p.m.
Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
3:30 p.m.

"Live" Surgery: SI

4) Swell Body Ablation

5) Spirox Implant

6) ET Dilation Under Local 

 

Krespi / Catalano

Mandel / Pritikin

Wazen / Catalano

5:00 p.m. Adjourn

 

     
     
     
     
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - Hyatt Regency  
     
7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast  
8:00 a.m.
Welcome Day 3 Krespi
     
  SLEEP MEDICINE FORUM  
8:05 a.m.
Increase Physician Wellness and Decrease Stress Through "BLT"
KJ Lee
8:45 a.m.
The Elevoplasty Procedure: Concepts, Goals and Protocol of Multi-Center Snoring Mitigation Trial Now Nearly Complete with Data Collection
Hiltzik
9:00 a.m.
Video of Two Cases Featuring Dr. Friedman: In-Office Elevoplasty Hiltzik, Krespi and Woodson
9:30 a.m.
Q&A  
9:35 a.m.
ET Tube vs LMA

Moderator: Hopp

Panel: Levine, Pritikin, Robelen, Setliff and Singh

10:15 a.m.
Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
10:30 a.m. The Role of T&A in the Management of SDB in Children

Moderator: Catalano

Panel: Ghaderi, Siegel and Woodson

11:00 a.m.
Mouth Breathing and Craniofacial Development in Children
Martin
11:30 a.m.
The Role of Palatal Expanders in the Management of SDB Motro   
11:50 a.m.
The Role of the Oral Appliance in the Management of SDB

Moderator: Woodson

Panel: Siegel and J Walker

12:20 a.m.
Q&A  
12:30 p.m.
Lunch  
1:30 p.m.
When is Uvulectomy the Right Choice?

Moderator: Krespi

Panel: Hopp, Woodson and Siegel

2:00 p.m.
Q&A      
2:05 p.m. Nasal Surgery for SDB in Children: New Data  Catalano 
2:15 p.m.
Allergy Update: SLIT and Alladent

Moderator: Mandel

Panel: Ghaderi and Gulleth
3:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break and Visit Exhibits  
3:15 p.m. Optimizing Office Revenue: How Do I Do It?

Moderator: Mandel

Panel: Hopp, Krespi, Pritkin and Weiss
4:00 p.m. Management of Middle and Inferior Turbinates

Moderator: Ghaderi

Panel: Hiltzik, Pritikin, Robelen and Setliff

4:40 p.m.
Live Demonstration: How SDB Affects Head Position, Posture and Balance J Walker
5:00 p.m. Conference Adjourn  
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