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Academic Program 2014

18th Annual McGill University Update inOtolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

PROGRAM
Fairmont Tremblant Hotel, Mont Tremblant, Québec
Mali III and IV Meeting Rooms

Friday – March 14th, 2014

6:45 a.m.    Continental Breakfast        
    
7:00 a.m.    Welcome  

  • Chairman - Dr. S. Frenkiel    
  • Co-Directors – Dr. M. Hier, Dr. K. Kost, Dr. J. Rappaport


PEDIATRIC  - Moderator: Dr. Lily HP Nguyen

7:15 – 8:00      INVITED GUEST SPEAKER - Dr. Liane Johnson – Dalhousie University
                       Topic:  “Foreign Body Aspiration in Children”
8:00 – 8:10      Question Period
             
8:10 – 8:30      “Morning Stretch”

8:30 – 9:30       Topic:  “Pediatric Foreign Body Aspiration: Lessons Learned”

  • Case presentations (panel/audience discussion)
  • Panelists:  Dr. A. Gooi, Dr. L. Johnson, Dr. Y. Lacroix, Dr. A. Lapointe


3:45 p.m.          Snack


OTOLOGY/NEUROTOLOGY - Moderator: Dr. Jamie M. Rappaport

4:00 – 4:40 p.m.  INVITED GUEST SPEAKER -     Dr. Dennis Poe – Harvard University
                          Topic: “Medical & Surgical Management of Eustachian Tube Dysfunction”

4:40 – 4:50 p.m.  Question Period

4:50 – 5:00 p.m.   Coffee & Tea

5:00 – 6:00    Topic:  “Transtympanic Therapy for Meniere’s Disease and Sudden SNHL”

  • Case presentations (panel/audience discussion)
  • Panelists:  Dr. D. Poe, Dr. M.T. Semaan, Dr. R. Sweet




Saturday – March 15th, 2014


7:00 a.m.       Continental Breakfast


LARYNGOLOGY - Moderator:  Dr. Karen M. Kost

 
7:15 – 8:00 a.m. INVITED GUEST SPEAKER – Dr. Peak Woo – Mount Sinai School of Medicine
                         Topic:  “Benign Lesions of the Vocal Folds: Diagnosis and Management”

8:00 – 8:10 a.m.  Question Period


 8:10 – 8:30 a.m.  “Morning Stretch”


8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Topic:  “Case Presentations: Benign Vocal Fold Lesions”

  • Case presentations (panel/audience discussion)
  • Panelists: Dr. P. Woo, Dr. N. Yammine, Dr. J. Young


3:45 p.m.    snack        
                    


HEAD & NECK - Moderator: Dr. Michael P. Hier
    

4:00 – 4:50 p.m. INVITED GUEST SPEAKER – Dr. Joseph Scharpf – Cleveland Clinic
                         Topic: “Risk Stratified Management of the Neck in Thyroid Cancer”

  4:50 – 5:00 p.m. Question Period


5:00  – 5:10 p.m. Coffee & Tea


5:10 – 6:10 p.m.  Topic:  “Neck Management in Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer”

  • Case presentations (panel/audience discussion)
  • Panelists: Dr. MJ. Olivier, Dr. R. Payne, Dr. J. Scharpf, Dr. M. Tamilia




Sunday – March 16th, 2014


7:00 a.m.   Continental Breakfast


GENERAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY - Moderator: Dr. Michael P. Hier
Evidence-Based Medicine

7:15 – 8:15 a.m.  INVITED GUEST SPEAKER – Dr. Joe A. Schwarcz – McGill University
                          Topic: “Evidence-Based Medicine: Sense, Nonsense and Science”

8:15 – 8:30 a.m.  Question Period

 8:30 – 8:40 a.m.  “Morning Stretch”

8:40 – 9:25 a.m.   INVITED GUEST SPEAKER – Dr. Veronique Forest – McGill University    
                           Topic:  “Sleep Apnea Surgery: When, How and What is New?”

9:25 – 9:35 a.m.   Question Period

9:35 – 10:25 a.m.  Topic:  “Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Myriad of Different Treatment Options”

  • Case presentations (panel/audience discussion) Moderator: Dr. Richard Payne
  • Panelists:  Dr. M. Baltzan, Dr. R. Caissie, Dr. V. Forest, Dr. C. Lafond


10 :25– 10:35    Closure of Meeting