Committees, Representatives & Special Interest Groups

Awards Chair – Dr. Jeffrey Harris, Edmonton, AB
Bylaws Chair – Dr. Paolo Campisi, Toronto, ON
COACH – Dr. Ian Witterick, Toronto, ON
CPD/CME Chair – Dr. Gigi Osler, Winnipeg, MB
Electronic Communications Chair – Dr. Laurie McLean, Ottawa, ON
Ethics Chair – Dr. Peter Spafford, Saskatoon, SK
Fellowship Chair – Dr. Dan O’Connell, Edmonton, AB
General Otolaryngology Chair – Dr. Greg Thompson, Fredericton, NB
Global Health Chair- Dr. Gigi Osler, Winnipeg, MB
Historian – Dr. David Cote, Edmonton, AB
International Liaison – Dr. John DiToppa, Edmonton, AB
Journal Editors – Dr. Hadi Seikaly, Dr. Erin Wright, Edmonton, AB
Nominations Chair (2016/17)) – Dr. Peter Spafford, Saskatoon, SK
Physician Resources Chair – Dr. Yvonne Chan, Toronto, ON
NEW: Business Relations – Dr. Peter Spafford, Saskatoon, SK
Residents Representative – Dr. Elise Graham, Halifax, NS
Representative to the CMA – Dr. Nadine Yammine, Chatham, ON
Representative to IFOS – Dr. Brian Westerberg, Vancouver, BC
Representative to the Royal College – Dr. Wayne Matthews, Calgary, AB
Scientific Program Chair – Dr. Brian Rotenberg, London, ON
Undergraduate Education Chair – Dr. Kevin Fung, London, ON
Women-in-Otolaryngology Chair – Dr. Karen Kost, Montreal, QC
2017 Local Arrangements Chair – Dr. Peter Spafford, Saskatoon, SK

Sub-specialty Interest Committees
Endocrine Surgery – Dr. Richard Payne, Montreal, QC
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Dr. Corey Moore, London, ON
Head and Neck Surgery – Dr. S. Mark Taylor, Halifax, NS & Dr. Ralph Gilbert, Toronto, ON
Laryngology – Dr. Karen Kost, Montreal, QC
Otology/Cochlear Implants – Dr. Allan Ho, Edmonton, AB & Dr. David Morris, Halifax, NS
Pediatric Otolaryngology- Dr. Paolo Campisi, Toronto, ON
Rhinology/Sinus Disease – Dr. Arif Janjua, Vancouver, BC & Dr. Doron Sommer, Hamilton, ON
Sleep – Dr. Brian Rotenberg, London, ON & Dr. Jason Chau, Calgary, AB