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AMERICAN OTOLOGICAL SOCIETY
152nd ANNUAL MEETING

J.W. Marriott Austin
AUSTIN, TEXAS  

May 3-5, 2019

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AV guidelines will be available the end of February 

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             MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

GUEST OF HONOR LECTURE
"Age-related Hearing Loss: Translation from Animals Models to Human Hearing"
Judy R. Dubno, PhD
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Medical University of South Carolina

SAUMIL N. MERCHANT MEMORIAL LECTURE
"Say What? Brief Periods of Hearing Loss during Early Development" 
Can Have Consequences Later in Life
Daniel Tollin, PhD
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
University of Colorado School of Medicine

AOS CLINICIAN SCIENTIST AWARD PRESENTATION
"Hearing Loss and Dementia: Where Are We Now?" 
Richard K. Gurgel, MD
University of Utah

PANEL
"Pediatric Mild and Unilateral Hearing Loss: New Data"
Karen J. Enright, MD, PhD, Moderator

PANEL
"Looking Through the rEARview Mirror: Unexpected Challenges in Endoscopic Ear Surgery"
Maura K. Cosetti, MD, Moderator


 RESIDENT RESEARCH TRAVEL AWARD

The following individuals are the recipients of an AOS Resident Research Travel Award
CONGRATULATIONS! 

"Utility of Perilymph microRNA Sampling for Identification of Active Gene Expression Pathways in Otosclerosis"
Helena Wichova, MD

"Immune Response of Macrophage Population to Cochlear Implantation"
Kathryn Y. Noonan, MD


COSM REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 22, 2019

 COSM HOUSING AT THE JW MARRIOTT OPEN NOW
BOOK YOUR ROOM EARLY!!!

UPDATED JANUARY 17
DUE TO RECORD BREAKING ATTENDANCE, ALTERNATE HOUSING IS AVAILABLE AT NEARBY HOTELS
 A 10 MINUTE WALK FROM THE JW MARRIOTT
https://cosm.md/hotels/


HEADQUARTERS HOTEL:

JW Marriott Austin

110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701

Room Rate: $263 Single or Double per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: April 8, 2019 or when sold out, whichever comes first
Cancellation Policy: All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit with a credit card. Any no shows and rooms not cancelled before 72 hours prior to arrival date will be charged one night’s room and tax and will be applied to the credit card.

MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION 
Or, call 888-236-2427

ADDITIONAL HOTELS:

Fairmont Austin
MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION 

101 Red River Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Or, call 888-240-7773
Room Rate: $299 Single or Double per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: April 8, 2019, or when sold out, whichever comes first

Westin Austin Downtown
MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION
310 E. 5th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Or, call 512-391-2333
Room Rate: $273 per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: March 30, 2019, or when sold out, whichever comes first

Residence Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center
MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION
300 E. 4th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Or, call 512-236-8008
Room Rate: $245 Single or Double, per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: April 10, 2019, or when sold out, whichever comes first

The Line Austin
MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION
111 East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701
Or, call 512-643-6609
Room Rate: 
$289 single or double per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: 
March 29, 2019, or when sold out, whichever comes first

Aloft Austin Downtown
MAKE AN ONLINE RESERVATION
109 East 7th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Or, call 866-912-1073
Room Rate:
$239 single per night plus taxes
Reservation Rate Deadline: 
April 8, 2019, or when sold out, whichever comes first

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AMERICAN OTOLOGICAL SOCIETY RESEARCH FUND 

RESEARCH GRANT AWARDS AND TRAINING FELLOWSHIPS

Grant Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019-invited applicants only