Dear Colleagues,

This is to inform you that the World Head and Neck Cancer Day is taking place on the 27 th of July. Professor Paul O’Neill (RCSI) has organised the following activities:

  1. Prof. O’Neill will speak on the day at the Irish Cancer Society’s Decoding Cancer event: ‘HPV Cancer and Vaccination: Time for a Reality Check’, at 6.30pm in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2. This public talk is free, but registration is required. To register please search ‘Decoding Cancer’ on Eventbrite.ie. The session will be live streamed on the Irish Cancer Society’s Facebook page.
  2. The Irish Times & the Irish Medical Times will publish Head and Neck articles and patient interviews.
  3. Screening clinics will be held in Beaumont Hospital and RCSI. The IIOHNS encourages participation at ENT centres throughout the country by both Consultants and Specialist Registrars to raise awareness and understanding regarding this important topic. Please pass on any suggestions and/or updates you might have to Paul or to me.

With best wishes,
Nash Patil
President / IIOHNS
087 2495 855
Naishadh.patil@hse.ie

Closing date for abstracts Friday 17th November 2017

RAMI Section of OtoRhinoLaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (ORL HNS), Registrar's Prize Meeting, Fri 8th Dec 2017

Limit your abstract to 200 words please. The format is as usual, with interesting care presentations, and there will be an opening for Innovations In Surgical Practice / How I Do It section, if any of you would care to share your surgical techniques. As well as that, I will also accept submissions for your albatross cases which can be discussed by the audience during your talk.

Closing date for abstracts Friday 17th November 2017. Submit here

If you are selected to present you must be a member of RAMI, join online at Membership Application

All those attending must register for event. Receipts will be issued. Register to attend

The meeting will take place at 7:00pm. Further details will be emailed to all closer to the date regarding timings.

Please note the meeting starts at 7:00pm and there will be light refreshments available at 6:00pm prior to the introduction to meeting at 6:55pm.

CPD credits are emailed to all RAMI members. The registration fee of €20 for non-RAMI covers a CPD cert.

Many thanks and kind regards,

Dr. S Guan Khoo,
Section Secretary
RAMI Section of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (ORL HNS)

The International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies

Congratulations

Congratulations to Prof M Shahed Quraishi, OBE, FRCS, FRCS (ORL, H&N) on his recent OBE.

Congratulations to Ms Eadaoin O’Cathain on being awarded the gold medal at the recent intercollegiate exam.