About this event

  • Date and time Fri 6 May 2022 from 2:30pm to 6:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Otology

The presidential address is a traditional feature of the RSM academic year. The president will describe his journey from medical student to consultant, while the travelling professor will talk about his research interests and how they have influenced his clinical practice.  

The meeting will outline the president’s journey to an otological consultant and give the travelling professor the opportunity to explore some of the genetic backgrounds of ear disease.

We hope you can join us in person at the RSM for this event, tickets are available to purchase here.

During this session, you will:

  • Look at the various events that shape a career 
  • Learn about the genetic basis of ear disease 
  • Look at how this has affected treatment options 

This live stream is available for on-demand viewing. The live stream recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the session broadcast. The link will be sent 24 hours after the event takes place. 

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The Otology 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

Welcome and introduction
Presidential address: The accidental otologist 

Mr Jeremy Lavy, Consultant Otologist, Royal National Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Comfort break
RSM visiting Professor: Sparking the otologic knife - chasing genes, peaks and troughs

Professor Per Caye-Thomasen, Otologist, Neuro-Otologist and Senior Skull Base Surgeon, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Denmark

Close of meeting




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

Registration for this live stream will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the live stream link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This live stream will be available for registered delegates 60 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the session takes place. 

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

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