PRE-CONGRESS WORKSHOP PROGRAM:
Getting Started in Endoscopic Ear Surgery

WHAT: Pre-Congress Workshop and Hands-On Dissection
WHEN:
 This course is offered twice – Tuesday, June 11 & Wednesday, June 12
*This is a one-day course that is repeated on two separate days to accommodate a larger number of attendees. 
WHERE: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary – Joseph B. Nadol, Jr. MD Surgical Training Laboratory & Sloane Room

TIME

AGENDA ITEM

7:00 am – 8:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 am – 8:10 am Welcome & Introduction
8:10 am – 8:35 am History and Principles of Endoscopic Ear Surgery
8:35 am – 9:00 am Endoscopic Ear Anatomy
9:00 am – 9:25 am Endoscopic Tympanoplasty and Ossiculoplasty
9:25 am – 9:45 am Questions & Answers
9:45 am – 10:05 am Coffee Break
10:05 am – 10:30 am Endoscopic Approach to Cholesteatoma
10:30 am – 10:55 am Pearls and Pitfalls in EES
10:55 am – 11:40 am Panel: Getting Started in EES
11:40 am – 12:40 pm Lunch (please use this time to change into scrubs)
12:40 pm – 2:40 pm Dissection Laboratory 1: EES Basic Techniques
– Endoscopic Myringotomy with Tube Insertion
– Endoscopic Transcanal Tympanotomy
– Endoscopic Examination of Middle Ear Anatomy
– Endoscopic Medial Graft Tympanoplasty
2:40 pm – 3:10 pm Coffee Break
3:10 pm – 5:00 pm Dissection Laboratory 2: EES Advanced Techniques
– Endoscopic Canalplasty and Atticotomy
– Endoscopic Ossiculoplasty
– Endoscopic Lateral Graft Tympanoplasty
– Endoscopic Butterfly Cartilage Graft Tympanoplasty
5:00 pm Adjournment

*Please Note: Program is subject to change

The Pre-Congress Workshop: Getting Started in Endoscopic Ear Surgery offered on Tuesday, June 11 and repeated on Wednesday, June 12 includes admission to Live Surgery session on Wednesday, June 12. – see details here.