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50th Annual ANS Scientific Program - Saturday, September 26, 2015
Omni Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

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50th Annual ANS Spring Meeting - April 24-25, 2015
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD William F. House Memorial Lecture
"A Half-Century of Acoustic Neuromas and Cochlear Implants"
Noel L. Cohen, MD
DOWNLOAD Trainee Award
"Cisplatin-Induced Ototoxicity and the Effects of Intratympanic Diltiazem in a Mouse Model"
James Naples, MD
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award
"Dexamethasone Protects Against Radiation Induced Loss of Auditory Hair Cells inVitro"
Christine T. Dinh, MD
DOWNLOAD William E. Hitselberger Memorial Lecture
"Butterfly Roof to Round Window: How Engineers Can Build One and Perforate the Other"
Jeffrey W. Kysar, PhD
DOWNLOAD Nicholas Torok Vestibular Award
"An Automated Vestibular Rehabilitation Method for Unilateral Vestibular Hypofunction"
Benjamin T. Crane, MD, PhD
DOWNLOAD Panel "Disentangling Migraine from Meniere's Disease"
John P. Carey, MD, Moderator
Dennis S. Poe, MD
Richard F. Lewis, MD

 

49th Annual ANS Fall Meeting - Saturday, September 20, 2014
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD The Franklin M. Rizer Memorial Lectureship
"Discovery of Genes for Hearing Loss: Will It Help Our Patients"
Karen B. Avraham, PhD
DOWNLOAD Panel 1 - "What's New and Hot"
Anil K. Lalwani, MD, Moderator
DOWNLOAD Panel 2 - "Contemporary Management of Single-sided Deafness"
Nancy M. Young, MD, Moderator
DOWNLOAD Panel 3 - "CSF Leak: Diagnosis and Management"
Sean O. McMenomey, MD, Moderator

 

49th Annual ANS Spring Meeting - Saturday, May 17, 2014
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD The William E. Hitselberger Memorial Lecture
"Meeting the Challenges in Developing Treatment for Eustachian Tube Disorders"
Dennis S. Poe, MD
DOWNLOAD The William E. Hitselberger Memorial Lecture
Presentation Slides
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award
"Stereotactic Radiation Therapy Failures in Vestibular Schwannoma"
Peter L. Santa Maria, MBBS, PhD
DOWNLOAD Panel "Neurotology under the Affordable Care Act: What Can We Expect?"
Jack A. Shohet, MD, Moderator

 

49th Annual ANS Spring Meeting  - Sunday, May 18, 2014
Selected Presentations

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"Short Interfering RNA against BAX Attenuates Auditory Hair Cell Loss from Electrode Insertion Trauma in Vitro"
Christine T. Dinh, MD
DOWNLOAD Nicholas Torok Vestibular Award
"Subjective and Objective Findings in Patients with True Dehiscence verses This Bone over the Superior Semicircular Canal"
Rahul Mehta, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel "Stump the Chump: Challenging Cases with Expert Review"
Douglas D. Backous, MD, Moderator

 

48th Annual ANS Spring Meeting - Friday, April 12, 2013
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD The William E. Hitselberger Lecture
"The Controversial Beginnings of Neurotology: William F. House and His Struggles as a Medical Innovator"
Karen I. Berliner, PhD and William E. Hitzselberger, MD
DOWNLOAD The William E. Hitselberger Lecture
Presentation Slides
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"Natural Compounds as Potential Treatments for NF-2 Associated Tumors"
Samuel A. Spears, MD
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award
"Hearing Preservation and Vestibular Schwannoma: Intracochlear FLAIR Signal Related to Hearing Level"
Mia E. Miller, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel 1 - "Management of Otologic and Neurotologic Emergencies"
Hilary A. Brodie, MD, PhD, Moderator
DOWNLOAD The William F. House Lecture
"Current Clinical Trials for Neurofibromatosis Type 2"
D. Bradley Welling, MD, PhD
DOWNLOAD Panel 2 - "The Changing Landscape of Acoustic Neuroma Management: What Would You Do if it Were Your Mother"
Robert K. Jackler, MD, Moderator 

 

47th Annual Fall Meeting - Saturday, September 8, 2012
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD The Franklin M. Rizer Lecture
"In the Beginning...the Early History of Implantable Hearing Devices"
Richard L. Goode, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel 1 - "What's New in Hearing Devices"
Lawrence R. Lustig, MD, Moderator
DOWNLOAD Panel 2 - "Preserving Residual Hearing with Conventional Cochlear Implants"
Colin L.W. Driscoll, MD, Moderator
DOWNLOAD Panel 3 - "Cochlear Implant Failure - What Have We Learned"
Douglas D. Backous, Moderator

 

47th Annual Spring Meeting - April 21-22, 2012, San Diego, CA
Selected Presentations

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"Physiology of Vestibular Dysfunction and Aging"
Yuri Agrawal, MD
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award Presentation
"Understanding the Uses of Computed Tomography for Otosclerosis through Histopathological Examination of Imaged Temporal Bones"
Alicia M. Quesnel, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel Discussion "Management of Petrous Apex"
DOWNLOAD The William F. House Lecture
"Evolution of Neurotology Training"
Paul R. Lambert, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel Discussion "Advances in Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring in Neurotology: Indications and Opportunities"

 

2nd Annual Facial Nerve Study Group Presentation, San Francisco, CA

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46th Annual Fall Meeting - San Francisco, CA
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD William E. Hitselberger Lecture
"Hearing Loss and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery"
George T. Hashisaki, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel 1 - "What's New in Single Sided Deafness?"
DOWNLOAD Panel 2 - "Challenges in Cochlear Implantation"
DOWNLOAD Panel 3 - "Semicircular Canal Dehiscence: Difficult Diagnostic and Management Issues"

 

46th Annual Spring Meeting
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award
"Treatment of Vestibular Schwannoma Cells with ErbB Inhibitors"
Matthew L. Bush, MD
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award - Matthew L. Bush, MD
Presentation Slides
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"Clinical and Histopathological features of Intralabyrinthine Schwannomas"
Felipe Santos, MD
DOWNLOAD Neurotology Fellow Award - Felipe Santos, MD
Presentation Slides
DOWNLOAD Panel Discussion "Challenging Diagnostic Dizzy Dilemmas - Clinical Exam and Lab Testing Pearls"
DOWNLOAD The William F. House Lecture
"Developing Effective Strategies to Minimize Global Herng Impairment"
Debara L. Tucci, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel Discussion "Advances in Molecular Diagnostics and Therapeutics in Otology"

 

46th Annual Fall Meeting
Selected Presentations

DOWNLOAD Franklin M. Rizer Lecture
"Otopathology as the Foundation for Neurotology"
Saumil N. Merchant, MD
DOWNLOAD Panel "Complications of Neurotologic Surgery"
DOWNLOAD William E. Hitselberger Lecture
"The Outcome of Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery in 1000 Cases over Three Decades"
DOWNLOAD Panel "How Healthcare Reform Will Affect the Practice of Otology and Neurotology in the U.S."

 

With great sadness, we must report that Dr. William F. House, 89, "Father of Neurotology" and Pioneer of the Cochlear Implant passed away December 7, 2012. Here are a few links to view:

http://www.latimes.com/la-me-william-house-20121212-story.html

http://journals.lww.com/thehearingjournal/Fulltext/2012/12000/Breaking_News_William_F_House,_MD,_Audiology.4.aspx