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Celebrating 80 Years Of Service!

The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA) represents over 2,700 Board-certified otolaryngologists and health care providers. Otolaryngology, frequently referred to as Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT), uniquely combines medical and surgical expertise to care for patients with a variety of conditions affecting the ears, nose, and throat, as well as commonly related conditions. AAOA members devote part of their practice to the diagnosis and treatment of allergic disease. The AAOA actively supports its membership through education, research, and advocacy in the care of allergic patients.

"Advance the comprehensive management of allergy and inflammatory disease in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery through training, education, and advocacy."

ADVOCACY UPDATES

Medicare 2022 Conversion Factor Update

Thanks to lobbying efforts from the House of Medicine, Congress took action this month. The…

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CY 2022 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule Summary

On July 13, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Medicare Physician…

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Congress Considers Extension of Telehealth Flexibilities Post-Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic forced Congress and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to…

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Changes in MACRA

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Before the close of 2017, all physicians must take action to avoid the 4 percent cut that will be assessed in 2019 for not participating in the new Quality Payment Program (QPP) authorized by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA).  Read More

CMS Announces Changes in MACRA Implementation Timeline. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced major changes to the implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Re-authorization (MACRA).
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Upcoming Dates

12/01/22: Research Grant Cycle
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04/01/23: Fellow Exam Application Deadline
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06/01/23: Research Grant Cycle
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06/26/23: Membership Application Deadline to be eligible for AAOA Member rate for the 2023 Basic Course

07/01/23: Scientific Abstract Submission Deadline
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EDUCATION

The hybrid 2023 AAOA Advanced Course in Allergy & Immunology will take place from Thursday, March 30 - Saturday, April 1, 2023 at the Hythe, Vail, CO (formerly known as the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort). The live–stream content and pre-work will be made available to virtual attendees and live attendees via the Whova app with the pre-work content releasing on March 1, 2023. Learn More and Register Now

RESIDENTS

For information about Resident opportunities, DosedDaily, research grants, and other resources. Learn More

IFAR

Available Now

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IFAR Impact Factor: 2.454

IFAR Featured Content: COVID-19 - Free Access
Endonasal instrumentation and aerosolization risk in the era of COVID‐19: simulation, literature review, and proposed mitigation strategies . Read More

Changes in Managing Practices

Working together with AAOA staff, volunteer leadership and members will enable us to have a positive impact on our members’ practices.

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Live and Online CME

AAOA Educational Stacks
October 15-December 31, 2022

2023 AAOA Advanced Course in Allergy & Immunology
March 30 - April 1, 2023
The Hythe Vail
Formerly the Vail Marriott Mountain Resort
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2023 AAOA Basic Course in Allergy & Immunology
June 29 – July 1, 2023
Hyatt Regency Seattle
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2023 AAOA Annual Meeting
September 28 – September 30, 2023
Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville Downton

USP 797 Online Module
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News and Updates

USP General Chapter Released

After a multi-year effort, the long-awaited revision of Chapter 797 Standards for Sterile Compounding (797) of…

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Sore Throat Becoming Dominant COVID Symptom

You are encouraged to remain vigilant when any symptoms of URI emerge, especially as COVID…

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College Allergy Symptoms Treatment Back to Shcool

PRACTICE RESOURCES

AAOA Practice Resource Tool Kit

The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA) Practice Resource Tool Kit is intended as a guide to help AAOA members integrate allergy into their otolaryngology practice and to continually improve on this integration as new information, regulations, and resources become available.

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PARTNER RESOURCE CENTER

AAOA has launched a Partner Resource Center to bring you partner resources that can assist your practice and patient care.

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PATIENT CORNER

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AAOA Basic Course 2022

Travel and Accommodations

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 – Pre-Work On-Demand
Thursday, June 30 – Saturday, July 2, 2022 – F2F/In-Person & Live Stream
September 2 – Post Course On-Demand Access
The Diplomat, Hollywood, FL & Virtually

As a hybrid course, we are excited to offer both live in-person and virtual participation.

Hotel Information

The Diplomat Beach Resort
3555 South Ocean Drive
Hollywood, FL 33019
(954) 602-6000

Room Rate

$199/night (plus $5 resort fee per night for basic guestroom, Internet, and local and toll-free call access plus 13% State tax, occupancy tax for a single or double guest room). Room rates are based on availability, and the AAOA cannot guarantee room availability.

Reservations

Call 855-689-2911 or reserve online here.
Reference: Basic Course 2022
Reservation Deadline: June 14, 2022 – Extended Deadline!
Room cancellations must be made 3 days prior to the arrival to avoid a cancellation fee.
Check-in: 4:00 pm; Check-out: 11:00 am

Airports & Ground Transportation

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is 7.8 miles (15 minutes) from The Diplomat and the hotel is 22 miles (30 minutes) from Miami International Airport (MIA). For information about ground transportation and driving directions, click here.

About The Diplomat

The Diplomat Beach Resort is the ultimate South Florida resort by the sea,voted one of the top 10 resorts in Florida by Condé Nast Reader’s Choice and 4 Diamond rated by AAA.

Founded in 1925, the charming ocean-side town of Hollywood, Florida blends modern day elegance with old world charm. Take a stroll along the historic boardwalk (a mile away) . Enjoy live music and fresh seafood or celebrate one of several seasonal festivals. Take a trolley ride downtown to immerse yourself in historic culture and visit museums, or take a water taxi ride to explore Fort Lauderdale. The Everglades National Park is just 30 minutes away. Hollywood also offers seaside cafes, bicycle rentals, beach sundry shop, and a vibrant nightlife with options for all tastes.

Things To Do in Greater Fort Lauderdale

Greater Fort Lauderdale attractions, retail establishments, museums and restaurants are open with health-conscious protocols in place.

You’ll find plenty of wide open spaces to enjoy outdoor activities at our many parks and nature attractions, and of course, there are 24 miles of beautiful beaches in eight distinct beach communities.

Learn more here.

Join Us In Florida

Registration Fees Are The Same For F2F/In-Person And Virtual Attendance

Fellow Member$1,110.00
Associate Member$1,225.00
International Member$1,225.00
NP/PA Member$1,225.00
Allied Health Member$1,225.00
Resident Member$600.00
Non-Member Physician$2,500.00
Non-Member Allied Health, NP/PA$2,500.00
Industry Representative$2,500.00
Non-member Resident$850.00

Cancellation Policy

Registration fees are non-transferable. Refunds (less a 20% administration fee) may be considered for cancellations received in writing by the AAOA prior to June 1, 2022.

Those who change from F2F to Virtual or Virtual to F2F will not be assessed any change fees.

Cancellations received after June 1, 2022 are non-refundable. 

If you have a disability or require assistance during the course, contact the AAOA at 202-955-5010 or contact@aaoallergy.org.

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