About this section

The Laryngology & Rhinology Section’s purpose is to report and discuss the current practice and advances in the specialties of Laryngology and Rhinology.

Upcoming events

Prizes

Laryngology & Rhinology Section: Short Paper and Poster Prize

Prize 

  • First prize: £250 and a year’s free RSM membership
  • Second prize: £100 and a year’s free RSM membership
  • Poster prize: £50 and a year’s free RSM membership

Submission deadline

To be announced

Open to

All trainees and consultants within two years of appointment in the UK and Ireland.

Application guidelines

Submit a 150-word abstract on a chosen topic in laryngology and rhinology. Abstracts chosen for oral presentation will have the option of being published in the online version of The Journal of Laryngology and Otology (JLO). The overall winner can opt to have their whole paper printed.

Abstracts must comply with JLO guidelines:

  • Should be no longer than 150 words and should be structured  
  • Key words are used to index the article
  • Only the words appearing as Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) in the supplement to Index Medicus may ordinarily be used

For full information please go to www.jlo.co.uk.

Papers not selected for oral presentation may be chosen for a poster presentation. 

Submission closed

Laryngology & Rhinology Section: Travel Grants

Prize

  • A grant of up to £100 towards attending a Laryngology & Rhinology meeting at the RSM.

Submission deadline

Applications will be accepted up to two weeks before each meeting.

Open to

Trainee RSM members with an interest in laryngology and rhinology who live more than 50 miles from the RSM.

Application guidelines

Applicants should submit a letter of no more than two A4 pages in length detailing their expenses and which Laryngology & Rhinology meeting they would like to attend and why.  

Email your application letter to: laryngology@rsm.ac.uk

Apply here

Laryngology & Rhinology Section: Rhinology Essay Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £1,000

Submission deadline

To be announced

Open to

All trainees and consultants within two years of appointment in the UK and Ireland.

Application guidelines

Submit a 2,000-word essay on the following topic: Advances in measuring the nasal airway.

Essays should be anonymous, and any references included are to be given in the Harvard style and only one paper may be submitted in any one year by an applicant.

Submission closed

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

President

Mr Timothy Woolford

President-Elect

Guri Sandhu