About this event

  • Date and time Fri 6 Dec 2019 from 1:30pm to 4:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Laryngology and Rhinology

This meeting will provide an update about common rhinological problems and the management of dysphonia from acknowledged experts. The Chair of the Intercollegiate Board of Examiners will also offer advice for trainers and trainees on how to prepare for the Intercollegiate.

The rhinology panel, chaired by Raj Bhalla will discuss the optimal management of common emergency and elective rhinological conditions such as epistaxis, mucoceles & rhinosinusitis.

Kate Heathcote will give an update about the current management of dysphonia including recent developments in this area.

Quentin Gardiner, Chair of the Intercollegiate Board in Otolaryngology will provide guidance for both candidates preparing for the Intercollegiate exam and their trainers.

This event is free for RSM members and it is part of the second annual ENT day at the RSM, taking place in the afternoon after the Otology meeting Eustachian tube and practical management of everyday otology problems.

All ENT events are free for RSM members. The Otology president, Mr Chris Aldren, and the Laryngology and Rhinology president, Prof Tim Woolford, have written on ENT and Audiology News magazine about the programmes for each section:

Save the dates and join us for another academic year of high quality education and networking.

The Laryngology, Rhinology and Otology Section would like to thank DP Medical, KARL STORZ, Medtronic and Oticon Medical for supporting their Academic Year 2019 to 2020 Programme of Events.

We would also like to thank our exhibitors for this event:

Advanced Bionics, MED-EL, Minim Healthcare, Mitchell Wealth Management Ltd and Stryker.

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.


View the programme

Panel: ‘Common things are common in rhinology’

Chair: Mr Raj Bhalla

Panel: Mr Shahz Ahmed
          Mr Sean Carrie
          Professor Claire Hopkins
          Professor Daniel Simmen

How to manage dysphonia

Mrs Kate Heathcote

“Preparation for the Intercollegiate Exam in Otolaryngology: advice for trainees and trainers”

Mr Quentin Gardiner

Close of meeting



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