About this event

  • Date and time Fri 6 May 2022 from 9:00am to 1:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Laryngology and Rhinology

Attend the final event of the season which brings two lectures on laryngology and rhinology. This session will show the current and future aims of paediatric airway surgery and explain the ergonomics in FESS to protect the surgeon. Ari Derowe has done much research on airway surgery as well as delivering a huge international airway service. Raewyn Campbell has a background in both physiotherapy and rhinology. They will bring deep expertise to their subject matter which is of both clinical and personal relevance to all ENT surgeons. 

Aims for this session include:

  • Know about the state of the art in paediatric airway surgery. 
  • Be able to manage an emergent airway crisis in children. 
  • Value the benefits of adapted surgical ergonomics to protect the surgeon from workplace injuries.

Get a 10% discount if you book for both this in-person morning meeting and the in-person afternoon meeting Presidential lecture and RSM travelling professor.

If you are unable to attend in person, you can sign up for the live stream version here.


To view the Laryngology and Rhinology section: Short paper and poster prize, click here and use the password: Laryngology 

These presentations will be kept until Friday 8 July 2022.

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The Laryngology and Rhinology Section would like to thank our Annual Sponsors KARL STORZ Endoscopy (UK) Ltd, Medtronic, NSK United Kingdom Ltd & Severn Healthcare Technologies LTD and Oticon Medical for their valued support of the 2021 to 2022 Academic Programme. We would also like to thank our sponsor 3-D Matrix UK Ltd for their support of this meeting.

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


View the programme

Registration for the morning session
Welcome and introduction
Presentation of intercollegiate medals and section prizes
Storz Travelling Professor - paediatric airway frontiers

Dr Ari Derowe, Chief of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Dana Dwek Children’s Hospital

Short paper prize winning presentation: Cell free DNA as a tool for determining viral association and predicting/detecting recurrence in HPV-associated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Mr Robert Westcott

Tea and coffee break
Garnett Passe memorial lecture - ergonomics in endoscopic nasal sinus and skull base surgery

Ms Raewyn Campbell, Consultant Rhinologist and Skull Base Surgeon, Sydney

Closing remarks



Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

Disclaimer: All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Registration for this event will close at 1:00am on 5 May 2022. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.