The 2012 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO of the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) will convene September 9-12, 2012, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.

The meeting will feature more than 250 scientific research sessions, 445 posters, and over 350 instruction course hours for attendees.

Among the wide range of topics of interest to hearing professionals, one session will discuss the role of childhood obesity as a risk factor for development of otitis media, and another will cover noise-related hearing loss in the workplace.

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SOURCE: The American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery