Community-based otolaryngologists in Texas and across the country can enhance their day-to-day care by learning about advances in medical and surgical care of disease of the ears, nose and throat and related structures at the Texas Hill Country ENT Symposium.
Community-based otolaryngologists in Texas and across the country can enhance their day-to-day care by learning about advances in medical and surgical care of disease of the ears, nose and throat and related structures at the Texas Hill Country ENT Symposium.

Practicing otolaryngologists, as well as residents and fellows in otolaryngology training programs, and other health care providers are invited to a weekend in Texas Hill Country for the upcoming ENT Symposium set for April 28 and 29.

The two-day CME meeting, hosted by the Department of Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, will be held at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa (575 Hyatt Lost Pines Road, Cedar Creek, TX 78612) and will highlight evidence-based treatments for common diseases and disorders of the ears, nose and throat, and related structures. The Texas Hill Country ENT Symposium also will focus on new technologies that offer better outcomes, cost-savings and convenience as solutions for common clinical problems.

The event begins on both days with a breakfast at 7 a.m. and a welcome from Dr. Martin Citardi, professor and chair of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, at 7:15 a.m. April 28. The Sinus Module begins 7:30 a.m. April 28 followed by the Head & Neck Module at 10 a.m. The Pediatric ENT module begins 7:30 a.m. April 29 and is followed by the General ENT Module at 10 a.m. Course faculty throughout the weekend include Dr. William Yao, associate professor; Dr. Zhen “Jane” Huang, assistant professor; Dr. Ibrahim “Trey” Alva, assistant professor; Dr. Michael Byrd, assistant professor; Dr. Tang Ho, chief of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and assistant professor; Dr. Soham Roy, professor and director of Pediatric Otolaryngology; Dr. J. Caleb Simmons, assistant professor; and Dr. Sancak Yuksel, associate professor.

Course directors for the event include Citardi; Dr. Ron Karni, associate professor and chief of the Division of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology; and Dr. Amber Luong, associate professor and director of research.

The registration fee for the meeting costs $425 and includes breakfast, mid-morning breaks, a welcome reception Friday evening, and the course syllabus. To register, visit the online portal here: https://go.uth.edu/ent-hill-country

To book room reservations, visit this link: https://aws.passkey.com/go/2018texashillcountrysymposium. For additional help, call Passkey directly at 1-888-421-1442