Royal Society Medicine Otology Section Review 2018/19

Report by: Aileen Lambert, RSM Otology AOT Trainee Rep It has been another fascinating year of stimulating presentations at the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) Otology section meetings. A wide-reaching programme of current issues within the subspecialty was presented by...

International Newsround May 2019

Welcome to the May 2019 issue of ENT & Audiology News Digital International Newsround. Please feel free to get in touch with your news, previews and event reports. We look forward to hearing from you.

Global Ambassadors - Audiology

ENT & Audiology News would like to introduce our Audiology Global Ambassadors. Each member, a world leader in their field, will be the eyes and ears of the magazine around the globe, providing regular news and updates on the latest developments in their respective regions. If you would like to share news from you region, please do get in touch the member in your area.

From the editor...MayJun19

Declan Costello, MA, MBBS, FRCS(ORL-HNS),Editor, ENT & Audiology News;Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, Berkshire, UK. E: d.costello@nhs.net Welcome There are few people in the specialty of ENT whose names become truly global, but Heinz Stammberger,...

ENT in this issue...FESS - The Stammberger Legacy

Declan Costello, MA, MBBS, FRCS(ORL-HNS),Editor, ENT & Audiology News; Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, Berkshire, UK E: d.costello@nhs.net Claire Hopkins, FRCS(ORLHNS) DM (Oxon),Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London; Professor of Rhinology, King’s College London, UK....

Audiology in this issue...Psychology (May/Jun19)

Alex Griffiths-Brown, BSc(Hons), MRes, Audiologist, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals NHS Trust, Shrewsbury, UK. E: alex.griffiths-brown@nhs.net@griffithsbrown1 Whether using ‘client centred counselling’ [1] when seeing adult hearing aid patients, employing motivational interviewing [2] during tinnitus consultations or considering the stages of...

Ray Clarke has been appointed Professor by University of Liverpool

Ray Clarke former Editor of ENT & Audiology News has been appointed Professor by the University of Liverpool. Professor Nirmal Kumar, President of ENT UK stated: “Ray is the epitome of teaching excellence and in his various roles has inspired...

Don't miss your opportunity to Enter Audiologist of the Year 2019

Could 2019 be your year to be recognised as one of Europe’s top audiologists? The countdown is on for European hearing professionals to secure their nominations for the prestigious Audiologist of the Year award in time for the 1st July...

International Newsround April 2019

Welcome to the April 2019 issue of ENT & Audiology News Digital International Newsround. Please feel free to get in touch with your news, previews and event reports. We look forward to hearing from you.

Winner of the First Heinz Stammberger Award for Excellence in Teaching

The Middle East Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (MEAO-HNS) is pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural 2019 ‘Heinz Stammberger Award for Excellence in Teaching’. This year’s winner is Professor Shahed Quraishi OBE. He has been selected based...

1st Core Trainees Virtual Temporal Bone Competition

Report by: Neil Killick, ST7 Otolaryngology; Rajesh Anmolsingh, ST5 Otolaryngology; Michael Chu, CT1 Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. Candidate’s perspective As a first year core trainee, watching the otology consultant painstakingly instruct the registrar where to drill and where not...

World Health Organisation Launch hearWHO App

World Hearing Day is held on 3 March each year. The 2019 theme was ‘Check Your Hearing!’. To go along with this year’s theme, the World Health Organisation (WHO) launched the hearWHO app. The aim of the app is to...