69th ANNUAL MEETING
“Taking Care of Your Patients and Yourself – Work / Life Balance”
June 6 – 9, 2015
RBC Convention Centre / Delta Hotel, Winnipeg, MB
To view photos from the Winnipeg AGM please go to (this link). Please note that you must be logged into the members’ only section of this website.
President – Dr. Martin Corsten, Milwaukee, WI
Local Arrangements – Dr. Gigi Osler & Dr. Paul Kerr, Winnipeg, MB
Scientific Program – Dr. Frederick K. Kozak, Vancouver, BC
Guest of Honour – Dr. Paul Odell, Ottawa, ON
SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM(Final Draft June 1, 2015)
(Final Draft June 1, 2015)
PLEASE NOTE: Workshop Numbers have been changed. Please check the scientific program often for modifications.
myCSO CONFERENCE APP
For the third consecutive year, the annual meeting of the CSO-HNS has gone nearly paperless. In place of a traditional printed schedule, the myCSO conference app is once again available for iOS and Android.
myCSO 3 for iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch)
**Requires iOS 8.0 or above
myCSO 3 for Android (Phones and Tablets)
**Requires Android 4.0 or above (if you are still running versions 2 or 3, please contact Scott Kohlert – the app may work for these versions but has not been tested).
myCSO 3 for Blackberry 10
An app for Blackberry 10 has been developed but not tested on a live device. Please contact Scott Kohlert if you are interested in trying the Blackberry app.
Scott Kohlert – Contact Info
Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns about the myCSO app.
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada designates the 69th Annual Meeting for a maximum of 24.5 credit hours as an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
MEETING EVALUATION FORM
The OPENING SESSION will start on SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2015 @ 08:00.
WOMEN-IN-OTOLARYNGOLOGY LUNCHEON, WINNIPEG
Monday, June 8, 2015 @ 12:00 – 13:00, Millennium Room, RBC Convention Centre
Guest Speaker: Dr. Gayle E. Woodson, Springfield, IL
Sunday, June 7, 2015 @ 17:15 – 18:15
“Advanced Techniques in Nerve Monitoring for Thyroid and Head and Neck Surgery”
Sunday, June 7, 2015 @ 12:30 – 13:30
“Burp, Hack – Is that Cough from Acid Reflux: Pathophysiology and Management of Extra-Esophageal Manifestations of GERD”
Monday, June 8, 2015 @ 07:00 – 08:00
“Beyond the Scalpel: Management Options for Advanced BCC”
Monday, June 8, 2015 @ 17:15 – 18:15
“Frontiers and Nuances in the Management of HPV Related Diseases”
Karl Storz Endoscopy
Sunday, June 7 and Monday, June 8, 2015 @ 12:00 – 16:00
“Practice Rigid Bronchoscopy!”
Pre-registration is now CLOSED. All additional registration must be done ONSITE.
Hours of Registration: Saturday, June 6, 2015 @ 07:30 – 17:00; Sunday, June 7 and Monday, June 8 @ 07:00 – 17:00; Tuesday, June 9 @ 08:00 – 13:00.
Location of Registration Desk – 2nd Floor South Concourse, RBC Convention Centre, Winnipeg, MB
COMMITTEE & SPECIAL INTEREST MEETINGS
The schedule for all committee and special interest meetings to be held at the 69th Annual Meeting is available here.
SOCIAL & COMPANIONS’ PROGRAM
The complete social program for the 69th Annual Meeting is now available. Read More
The Delta Hotel, 350 Saint Mary Avenue, WINNIPEG, MB
The Society’s room block at the Delta Hotel and the overflow hotels below are now closed (May 15). Room availability can not be guaranteed.
Best Western Plus
Charter House Hotel Downtown Winnipeg
330 York Avenue, Winnipeg R3C 0N9 204-942-0101
(1 block away from the RBC Convention Centre)
Radisson Hotel Winnipeg Downtown
288 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg R3C 0B8 800-339-5238 Monday to Friday 08:30 – 16:30
The ALT Hotel Winnipeg
310 Donald Street, Winnipeg R3B 2H3 431-800-4279
Canadinns Health Sciences Centre
720 William Avenue, Winnipeg R3E 3J7 204-594-9488
RBC Convention Centre, 375 York Avenue, WINNIPEG, MB
Tel: (204) 956-1720
Please note that the convention centre is attached to the Delta Hotel by a skywalk.
The Society would like to sincerely thank all our corporate partners for their generous and ongoing support.
Karl Storz Endoscopy
Ethicon Surgical Care