Second Annual The Cutting Edge – Update in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Thursday to Sunday, Jan. 17 to 20, 2019

Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa
560 South Collier Boulevard
Marco Island, FL

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Conference ID

C6301

Purpose

The field of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery continues to evolve with new technologies, treatment options and advanced scientific knowledge. Advances can come rapidly from different areas. This meeting will discuss an array of topics in the field of otolaryngology, specifically in head and neck surgery, laryngology, facial plastics, otology, skull base surgery, facial plastic, reconstructive surgery and pediatric otolaryngology. In addition to discussing “cutting-edge” topics within these areas of otolaryngology, this activity will focus on practical applications of everyday otolaryngologic care.

Audience

This conference is designed for practicing otolaryngologists/head and neck surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses and other health-care professionals.

Course Objectives

  • Discuss updates in the management of facial fractures.
  • Incorporate strategies regarding medical innovation and advancing surgical technique in otolaryngology.
  • Evaluate contemporary management of the unknown primary.
  • Identify the shifting role of proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy for laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR).
  • Provide current techniques for nerve monitoring during parotid surgery.
  • Discuss the use of sialendoscopy in the treatment for salivary stones.
  • Explain current strategies and techniques in the management of hearing loss and single-sided deafness.
  • Discuss changes in the diagnosis and treatment of cholesteatoma.
  • Identify pearls and pitfalls with pain management in the pediatric population.
  • Evaluate new approaches and techniques in skull base surgery.
  • Evaluate different hemostatic techniques for adenotonsillectomy and thyroid surgery.
  • Explain techniques to manage the nasal defect.
  • Incorporate algorithms to treat the patient with a non-localizing parathyroid.

Credit

Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Penn State College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Directors

David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
Steven and Sharon Baron Professor of Surgery
Chief, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State College of Medicine

Neerav Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director, Head and Neck Surgery
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State College of Medicine
Penn State Alumnus

Agenda

Jan. 17, 2019: 4 to 6 p.m.

  • 4 p.m. | Check-In

Jan. 18, 2019: 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • 6:30 a.m. | Check-In and Continental Breakfast
  • 7:15 a.m. | Welcome and Conference Goals
    David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
    Neerav Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS
  • 7:30 a.m. | Medicated Nasal Irrigations: What Works?
    Bradley J. Goldstein, MD, PhD, FACS
  • 8 a.m. | Keynote: Complications of Mandible Fractures
    Andrew H. Murr, MD, FACS
  • 8:30 a.m. | Septal Perforations: A Challenging Clinical Problem
    Jessyka Lighthall, MD
  • 9 a.m. | Obstructive Sleep Apnea: The Role of the Head and Neck Surgeon
    Neerav Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS
  • 9:30 a.m. | Break/Exhibits
  • 10 a.m. | Hearing Loss and Dementia: What Do We Know and What Do We Tell Our Patients?
    Frank R. Lin, MD, PhD
  • 10:30 a.m. | Does the Patient Really Need a Proton-Pump Inhibitor (PPI)? The Overdiagnosis of Reflux
    Johnathan D. McGinn, MD, FACS
  • 11 a.m. | Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Your Patient: Having “The Sex Talk”
    David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
  • 11:30 a.m. | Keynote: Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS): Where Did We Come from and Where Are We Going?
    Bert W. O’Malley Jr, MD
  • Noon | The ICU Tracheotomy in the Modern Era
    David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
  • 12:30 p.m. | Lunch and Panel Discussion: Controversies with Parotid Neoplasms
    Barry M. Schaitkin, MD
    James P. Malone, MD, FACS
    Phillip K. Pellitteri, DO, FACS
  • 2 p.m. | Adjournment

Jan. 18, 2019: Welcome Reception

  • 6 to 8 p.m. | Join us for a welcome reception

Jan. 19, 2019: 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • 6:30 a.m. | Continental Breakfast
  • 7 a.m. | Keynote: An Evolution in the Management of Frontal Sinus Fractures
    Andrew H. Murr, MD, FACS
  • 7:30 a.m. | Adenotonsillectomy Technique in Pediatric Patients: Does it Make a Difference?
    Meghan Wilson, MD
  • 8 a.m. | Social Media and the Business of Otolaryngology
    Michael Orsini, MD, FACS
  • 8:30 a.m. | Evaluating and Treating the Hyposmic/Anosmic
    Bradley J. Goldstein, MD, PhD, FACS
  • 9 a.m. | Clip, Tie, Advanced Energy Technology? Is There an Advantage in Thyroid Surgery?
    David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
  • 9:30 a.m. | Break/Exhibits
  • 10 a.m. | Managing the Voice Prosthesis
    Neerav Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS
  • 10:30 a.m. | The Non-Localizing Parathyroid
    Phillip K. Pellitteri, DO, FACS
  • 11 a.m. | Chronic Cough: Did We Miss Something?
    Janette D. Foster, MD, MBA
  • 11:30 a.m. | Cochlear Implants and Single-Sided Deafness
    Frank R. Lin, MD, PhD
  • Noon | Local Flaps and Nasal Reconstruction
    Jessyka Lighthall, MD
  • 12:30 p.m. | Lunch and Panel Discussion: Outrageous Cases
    Phillip K. Pellitteri, DO, FACS
    James P. Malone, MD, FACS
    Stuart Ort, MD
  • 2 p.m. | Adjournment

Jan. 20, 2019: 6:30 a.m. to noon

  • 6:30 a.m. | Full Breakfast
  • 7 a.m. | Pain Management in Pediatric Otolaryngology
    Meghan Wilson, MD
  • 7:30 a.m. | Intraoperative Neural Monitoring for Endocrine Surgery
    David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
  • 8 a.m. | Keynote: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks and Other Skull Base Topics
    Bert W. O’Malley Jr, MD
  • 8:30 a.m. | Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids: What’s Already Happened and What’s About to Come?
    Frank R. Lin, MD, PhD
  • 9 a.m. | Utilizing Fillers and Botox in Your Practice
    Jessyka Lighthall, MD
  • 9:30 a.m. | Break/Exhibits
  • 10 a.m. | Bringing Sialoendoscopy into Your Practice
    Barry M. Schaitkin, MD
  • 10:30 a.m. | Thyroid Nodules: What’s Changed?
    Phillip K. Pellitteri, DO, FACS
  • 11 a.m. | Panel Discussion: Managing the Difficult Patient
    Jessyka Lighthall, MD
    Stuart Ort, MD
    Andrew H. Murr, MD, FACS
  • Noon | Adjournment

For a printable PDF brochure about this program, contact continuinged@pennstatehealth.psu.edu.

Faculty

Invited Faculty

Bradley J. Goldstein, MD, PHD, FACS
Associate Professor
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University of Miami
Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Frank R. Lin, MD, PHD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Geriatric Medicine, Epidemiology and Mental Health
Director, Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

James P. Malone, MD, FACS
Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist
Associated Otolaryngologists of Pennsylvania Inc.
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania

Andrew H. Murr, MD, FACS
Keynote Speaker
Professor and Chairman
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University of California
San Francisco, California

Bert W. O’Malley Jr, MD
Keynote Speaker
Gabriel Tucker Professor and Chairman
Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Associate Vice President and Director, Physician Network Development
The University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael Orsini, MD, FACS
ENT & Allergy Specialists of Western PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania
Penn State Alumnus

Stuart Ort, MD
Otolaryngologist, Neurotologist
ENT and Allergy Associates
Old Bridge, New Jersey

Phillip K. Pellitteri, DO, FACS
Clinical Professor and Chief
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Guthrie Health System
Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Barry M. Schaitkin, MD
Professor
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Otolaryngology Residency Program
University of Pittsburgh
Eye and Ear Institute
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Penn State Alumnus

Faculty from Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center; Penn State College of Medicine; Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Janette D. Foster, MD, MBA
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care

David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
Steven and Sharon Baron Professor of Surgery
Chief, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Neerav Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director, Head and Neck Surgery
Penn State Alumnus

Jessyka Lighthall, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Johnathan D. McGinn, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Otolaryngology Residency Program
Penn State Alumnus

Meghan Wilson, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology: Cranial Base Surgery

Fee

Fees are:

  • $450 for physicians
  • $350 for residents, fellows, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants or other health professionals
  • $200 for Penn State alumni

Registrations received after Jan. 16, 2019, will incur a $25 late fee.

Cancellations

Cancellations received later than Jan. 9, 2019, will incur a $25 processing fee.

No refunds will be given after Jan. 13, 2019.

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, the University will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies. Preregistered participants will be notified if a program is filled or canceled.

Accommodations

Accommodations are the responsibility of the program participant.

We encourage you to book your accommodations at the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa, which is the conference headquarters hotel. The Penn State Office of Continuing Education makes every effort to secure the best rate for overnight accommodations. The rate is part of a negotiated conference package that incorporates many services. By staying at the host hotel and booking within the room block, you help us maintain current conference benefits.

A block of rooms has been reserved at:

Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa
560 S. Collier Blvd.
Marco Island, FL

The pool deck of the Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort and Spa is pictured. It shows a pool, lounge chairs, palm trees and a modern hotel.

Reservations: Reserve online or call 239-642-2198

Deadline: Dec. 17, 2018

Group name: Penn State College of Medicine

Group code: PSC

Rate: $299 per night

Rooms reserved after this date are at regular rates and will be based on availability. We recommend that you make reservations as early as possible.

Sponsor

This program is a continuing education service of Penn State College of Medicine.

Access (ADA)

Penn State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of special accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Continuing Education at least one week in advance of your participation or visit.

Changes

Content and speakers for all programs are subject to change. Registrants will be notified of any significant updates.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest (COI and educational balance)

It is our policy to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of our educational programs. Faculty and course directors have disclosed relevant financial relationships with commercial companies, and Penn State has a process in place to resolve any conflict of interest. Complete faculty disclosure will be provided to program participants at the beginning of the activity.

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