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Atlanta, GA
April 24-26, 2020



When registering for COSM, be sure to sign up for the ANS President's Reception on Friday, April 24, 7:00-8:30 P.M. and the Women in Neurotology (WiN) Reception preceding the President's reception from 6:00-7:00 P.M.  The COSM Combined Poster Reception is also Friday from 5:30-7:00 P.M.
All events will take place at the Hilton Atlanta. (members, presenters, and invited guests only)

Click here to view the preliminary ANS Spring 2020 Program!

(Primary authors/presenters, please note your presentation time/day, Saturday or Sunday, April 25-26, 2020. This cannot be changed. 

Click here to view selected Oral abstracts

Click here to view the selected Poster abstracts
Poster Guidelines will be posted and emailed to authors as soon we receives them from COSM. 


With record breaking award submissions to choose from, the ANS chose to recognize TWO Trainee,  TWO Fellow and one Torok award recipient this year. Thank you to all the authors who submitted a manuscript or abstract for consideration. They were all high quality and very well received. 

We’d like to extend our CONGRATULATIONS to the following individuals,
recipients of the ANS 2020 awards! 

Neurotology Fellow Award 
Dr. Matthew Crowson,  Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto 
Predicting Post-Operative Cochlear Implant Performance Using Supervised Machine Learning 

Neurotology Fellow Award
Dr. Kenny Lin, Michigan Ear Institute 
Hearing Outcomes After Surgical Manipulation of the Membranous Labyrinth during Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Repair or Posterior Semicircular Canal Occlusion” 

ANS Trainee Award (Clinical)
Dr. John Marinelli, San Antonio Military Medical Center
Natural History of Growing Sporadic Vestibular Schwannomas: An Argument for Observation Despite Documented Growth in Select Cases 

ANS Trainee Award (Basic Science)
Dr. Armine Kocharyan, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Repurposing an Approved Drug to Prevent Deafness in Usher Syndrome 3A 

Nicholas Torok Vestibular Award
Dr. Tiffany P. Hwa, University of Pennsylvania

Deficits in Sensory Organization Are a Primary Contributor to Imbalance and Postural Instability
in the Aging Population”

COSM will again offer 2020 Travel Awards. The application is now available:
ANS 2020 Scientific Program Committee
Nikolas H. Blevins MD, ANS President, Chair
Howard W. Francis MD, ANS Education Director
(in alphabetical order)
Jennifer C. Alyono, MD
Matthew L. Bush, MD, PhD
Daniel H. Coelho, MD
Carleton Eduardo Corrales, MD
Benjamin T. Crane, MD, PhD
Justin S. Golub, MD
Douglas M. Hildrew, MD 
Candace E. Hobson, MD 
Andrew A. McCall, MD
Theodore R. McRackan, MD
Miriam I. Redleaf, MD
Pamela C. Roehm, MD, PhD
Emily Z. Stucken, MD
Erika A. Woodson, MD
Yu-Lan Mary Ying, MD