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IFOS 2021 Congress is coming to Vancouver!

We are very pleased to annouce that the CSOHNS will be hosting the next IFOS World Congress in Vancouver in 2021!  Thank-you to the organizing committee, chaired by Dr. Brian Westerberg, for their time and dedication in leading this successful bid and to our partners, Vancouver Tourism, MCI and the Vancouver Convention Centre, for all their hard work and commitment.  With the support of our membership, we will make IFOS 2021 the best meeting yet!

2017 Annual Meeting, Saskatoon, SK

Another successful annual meeting! Our sincerest thanks to Dr. Mark Taylor, conference President, Dr. Peter and Mrs. Deidra Spafford, Local Arrangements Chairs, Dr. Brian Rotenberg, Scientific Program Chair, Dr. Gigi Osler, CPD Chair, all the guests, presenters, participants and company exhibitors and sponsors. Wrap-up and pictures will be posted shortly.


Congratulations to Dr. F. Gigi Osler, the 2017 CMA President-elect Nominee

The Society would like to extend its congratulations Dr. Gigi Osler on her selection by the members of Doctors Manitoba to be the nominee as president-elect of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA). Voting took place from February 1 to 22.  Pending confirmation of the nomination by General Council in August, Dr. Osler will serve as president-elect until August 2018, where she will then become CMA President. Read More


Order of Ontario Awarded to Dr. A. Peter Adamson

Congratulations to Dr. Peter Adamson who has been named to the Order of Ontario.  He is being recognized for his work in leading teams of plastic surgeons on medical missions through his Face the Future Foundation.

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Dr. Jonathan Irish Elected to American Head and Neck Society Presidency

The American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) has elected Dr. Jonathan Irish to serve as its President during the 2017-2018 year.  Dr. Irish is currently the Provincial Head in the Surgical Oncology Program at the Cancer Care Ontario, the Kevin and Sandra Sullivan Chair in Surgical Oncology at the University of Toronto and Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto.   Dr Irish was the Chief of Surgical Oncology at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre from 2001-2016.  Read More

2017 Membership Dues

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Top 10 Reasons to be a Member of the Society

  • It is the right thing to do!
  • Attend the Annual Scientific Meeting at a reduced rate.
  • Waive the publication fee for accepted articles to the Journal of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery (worth $1750 USD).
  • Access on-line resources including CPD online courses with credit – COMING SOON.
  • Advocate for your patients as part of a national body in your scope of practice.
  • Collaborate with your colleagues from coast to coast to coast.
  • Enhance your credibility by belonging to your National Society.
  • Socialize with your peers in all disciplines of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Access or assist in developing professional standards and guidelines for our profession.

Global Health Committee

CHAIR – Dr. Gigi Osler, Winnipeg, MB
Review the latest reports from the Uganda and Canada-Guyana missions.

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Employment Opportunities

University of Vermont Health Network Medical Group seeks full time otolaryngologists to join the staff of Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH).  Read More

Woodbine Medical Centre Specialists Clinic is currently seeking both full-time and part-time otolaryngologists to work at a busy practice with a 3-month wait list. Read More


The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario is seeking applications for a full-time academic pediatric otolaryngologist. Read More


The Department of Otolaryngology is seeking applications for a Geographic Full Time (GFT) position in academic Otolaryngology with an emphasis on head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction.  Read More


Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Max Rady College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Science, University of Manitoba and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) Surgery Program invites applications for a full-time academic Rhinologist-Endoscopic Skull-based Surgeon, commencing as soon as possible.  Read More


Kamloops BC are looking for a locum to fill in for a few weeks this summer.  This is a general otolaryngology locum that would include OR time and on-call duties.  Please email Dr. Dave Kramer at if you are interested.


Timmins and District Hospital is recruiting for a permanent otolaryngologist.  Read More


This is to announce the availability of an ENT Fellowship position (1-year) in Dunedin, New Zealand starting July, 2018.  Read More

The Brockville General Hospital is looking for an otolaryngologist to replace me as I am retiring June 30, 2017. Applicants will require a licence to practice in Ontario. There is a very experienced secretary, audio tech and a fully equipped office with patients waiting to be seen from day one. Read More


Full time general ENT practice, 6-month locum position available in Barrie, ON, start date mid-August 2017. 1.5 days a week of audiometry testing available. Admitting, OR and ambulatory care privileges at Royal Victoria Hospital. Group practice of 5 ENT in same office. 1 in 7 regional on call. Please contact Adrienne Wong at with letter of interest and CV.

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