EST-US Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Conference 2020
ESTONIAN-AMERICAN JOINT SUMMER CONFERENCE AUG, 21-22 2020
On behalf of the Estonian Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery we would like to invite colleagues from neighbouring countries to our Summer Conference in Tallinn, 21-22 August 2020. The Summer Conference will be taking place in collaboration with Academy of American Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Foundation.
During the two day event, we will be conducting lectures and workshops on 8 topics: rhinology, skull base surgery, head and neck surgery, paediatric ENT, neurotology, audiology, sleep medicine, laryngology.
We expect ENT doctors, audiologists and sleep medicine doctors from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland to participate.
The goal of the Summer Conference is to explore new methods of medical care and diagnostics, but it will also serve as an important networking and consultation opportunity of our neighbouring countries specialists and with the colleagues from the United States.
Registration for event will begin in January 2020, and the early bird registration ends in April 2020, late registration ends in July 2020.
We kindly welcome you to participate at the Conference and hope that you share this invitation with the interested members of your Society/Hospital.
We will do our best to make this event enjoyable and memorable.
We hope to see you in Tallinn in August 2020!
Kristel Kalling, MD
Estonian Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head an Neck Surgery
Birgit Volmer, MD
Estonian Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
Coordinator of joint meeting
Heisl Vaher, MD
Estonian Sleep Medicine Association
Maret Lepplaan, MD
Estonian Society of Audiology
21. August 2020
08:30-08:45 Opening words
08:45-10:45 Pediatric ENT
Congenital Neck Anomalies – Dr. K. Kazahaya (USA)
Emergency Airway Management – Dr. A. Maresh (USA)
Endoscopic Pediatric Airway Surgery – Dr. V. K. Modi (USA)
Tonsils and Adenoids: What Is New? – Dr. R. B. Mitchell (USA)
10:45-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-13:30 Head and Neck Surgery
Sinonasal Malignancy – Histology Driven Treatment – Dr. E. Hanna (USA)
Robotics in Head and Neck Surgery – Dr. D. Kutler (USA)
Nordic Experience on Face Transplantation – Dr. P. Lassus (FIN)
Endoscopic Resection of Sinonasal Malignant Tumors – Dr. E. Hanna (USA)
11.30-13.30 Sleep Medicine I
Moderator – Dr. Clemens Heiser
11:30-12:00 Sleep to Succeed – Dr. H. Tuomilehto (FIN)
12:00-12:30 Pharyngeal Phenotypes of Adult OSA – Dr. B.T. Woodson (USA)
12:30-13:00 Effects of Nasal Surgery on the Upper Airway: a Drug-induced Sleep Endoscopy Study – Dr. M.Takashima (USA)
13:00-13:30 Role of the Nose and Nasal Breathing in OSA
14:45-17:15 Audiology / Neurotology
Modern Diagnosis and Management of Meniere’s Disease – Dr. M. Hoa (USA)
Presentation to be added – Dr. S. Chandraskhar (USA)
Paediatric Vestibular Aetiology – Diagnosis and Management – Dr. S. Dasgupta (UK)
Paediatric Vestibular Rehabilitation – Dr. R. Crunkhorn (UK)
Development of an International Core Outcome Set for Single-sided Deafness Interventions – Dr. R. Katiri (UK)
14:45-17:15 Sleep Medicine II
Moderator – Dr. Maria Suurna
14:45-15:15 The Nose and SDB – Dr. K. Peksis (LAT)
15:15-15:45 Interventional Drug-Induced Sleep Endoscopy: A Novel Technique to Guide Surgical Planning for Obstructive Sleep Apnea – Dr. M. Takashima (USA)
15:45-16:15 Presentation to be added
16:15-16:45 Neurostimulation for Sleep Apnea – Standard and Emerging Techniques – Dr. J. Maurer (GER)
16:45-17:15 Neurostimulation in Sleep Apnea – Dr. C. Heiser (GER)
20:00 Dinner at House of the Blackheads
22. August 2020
Management of Difficult to Treat CRS – Dr. A. Kacker (USA)
Endoscopic Closure of Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks – Dr. A. Pearlman (USA)
Intranasal and Radiologic Findings Indicating Allergy – Dr. J. Delgaudio (USA)
Central Compartment Atopic Disease: A New and Distinct Phenotype of Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps
08:45-11:15 Sleep Medicine III
Moderator – Dr. Maria Suurna
8:45-09:15 Presentation to be added
09:15-09:45 Lingual Tonsillectomy – Dr. T. Woodson (USA)
09:45-10:15 Pediatric OSA: An Update – Dr. R. Mitchell (USA)
10:15-10:45 Sleep Centre – Administrative Insight – Dr. M. Peltomaa
10:45-11:15 Personalized Approach to OSA Treatment – Dr. M. Suurna (USA)
11:15-11:45 Coffee Break
11:45-13:45 Otology / Earsurgery
Vestibular Schwannoma Management – What Can Go Wrong? – Dr. P. Kasenõmm
Presentation to be added – Dr. M. Pensak
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction: a Spectrum of Disease – Dr. E. Corrales
Management of CPA Tumors: What’s New — from augmented reality to artificial intelligence – Dr. E. Corrales
11:45-13:45 Sleep Medicine IV
Moderator – Dr. Joachim Maurer
11:45-12:15 Presentation to be added
12:15-12:45 Intraoral Device Treatment for Sleep Apnea – Dr. M. Peltomaa (FIN)
12:45-13:15 Current Technique of Expansion Sphincterplasty – Dr. B. T. Woodson (USA)
13:15-13:45 Presentation to be added
Vocal Fold Paresis / Laryngeal Innervation – Dr. P. Woo (USA)
Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis
TLM Exposure, Inside-out Laryngeal Anatomy; Management of Laryngeal Dysplasia / Leukoplakia – Dr. B. Sadoughi (USA)
15:00-17:00 Pediatric Sleep Medicine
15:00-15:30 Presentation to be added – Dr. V. Modi (USA)
15:30-16:00 Pediatric OSA: Management Beyond T&A – Dr. R. Mitchell
16:00-16:30 Presentation to be added – Dr. V. Modi (USA)
16:30-17:00 Management of Pediatric OSA in Obese Children – Dr. R. Mitchell (USA)
The registration fee includes access to the scientific programme, lunch and coffee breaks during the Conference and conference materials. The Conference dinner is not included in the conference registration price and will be added to your invoice, provided that you indicate attendance in the registration form.
Early bird (until April 30) - ENT doctor/sleep medicine doctor/audiologist 175 EUR, residents 120 EUR
Late bird (May 1st till end of July) - ENT doctor/sleep medicine doctor/audiologist 250 EUR, residents 175 EUR
Gala dinner for everybody – 50 EUR.
All prices include VAT 20%.
Please fill in the form below to register! The invoice will be sent after registration to your e-mail aadress. Additional information: +372 631 4111
Participation fee refund policy
If, for any reason, you cannot attend the conference, please notify us via e-mail by June 30th and we will return 100% of the conference fee. We will refund 75% of the participation fee if you cancel it by July 31st.Participation fee will not be refunded if the cancellation takes place after 31st of July. If the cancellation is not communicated in writing (e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org), the participation fee will not be refunded.