2018 NWAO Fall Dinner Meeting

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 PM
Sand Point Country Club
8333 55th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98115

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Fascinating Cases in Otolaryngology

Back by popular Demand!  NWAO’s challenging case presentation competition.

Who should attend? Anyone with a challenging case.

Who else should attend? Anyone who may want to hire a new grad in the next few years, as we expect a large resident turn-out.

Format:  5 minutes or less case-based Power Point presentation.  Pictures or video are required! Please protect patient confidentiality with appropriate masking of photos.

Entries due by Monday, October 15th.  Please send them electronically to James Ridgway, MD at jridgwaymd@gmail.com or Jeffrey Houlton, MD at  jhoulton@uw.edu.

Cash prizes:  $300, $200, $100 for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, will be awarded based on the single following criteria:  How interesting the case is!

Active Member Cost:  $60.00
Advanced Practice Provider: $40.00
Resident Cost:  FREE



2019 NWAO Winter Meeting


Hilton Whistler Resort and Spa
January 11-13, 2019

Make sure to reserve your hotel room early for 2019!
To book online, please go to www.hiltonwhistler.com and enter Group Code NWAO. To book by telephone, please contact Hilton Central Reservations , 1-800-445-8667 and provide them with the Group Code NWAO.


In Remembrance of Dr. Eduardo Mendez who exemplified the virtues we should all hope to achieve.

Please follow this link to contribute to the endowment set up in Eddie’s name to support the ground breaking research he dedicated his life to: http://supportuwmedicine.org/mendez


About the Northwest Academy of Otolaryngology

Mission, Purpose and Objectives

The mission, purpose and objectives of this Academy shall be to provide education and communication about scientific and socioeconomic matters as related to the practice of medicine, otolaryngology, and local healthcare issues.