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Tuesday, 8th July 2008-Joint Anglo-American ENT Meeting Takes Place at RCSI

08 July 2008

The joint Anglo-American ENT meeting took place at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) from Sunday, 6th until Tuesday, 8th July. The event was held in association with the Irish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.


Pictured from l to r are Professor Nick Jones, President of the section of Laryngology & Rhinology of the ENT-UK; Dr. Denneny President of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & neck Surgery; Mary Harney TD, Minister for Health and Children; Professor Richard Ramsden, President ENT-UK and Mr. Alec Blayney.

This year’s event included a full scientific and social programme. Among those who attended the three day meeting were Professor Gerald Healy, President of the American College of Surgeons (ACS); Professor Richard Ramsden, President of the British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists - Head & Neck Surgeons (BAO-HNS) and Dr. James Denneny, President of the American Academy of Otolaryngology- head and Neck Surgery (AAOHNS). A state reception hosted by Mary Harney TD, Minister for Health and Children was also held at Dublin Castle on Monday, 7th July.


Pictured from l to r are Mary Harney TD, Minister for Health and Children and Mr. Alec Blaney.


The joint meetings take place every four years and are hosted alternately by the AmericanAcademy of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, the ORL Sections of the Royal Society of Medicine and the British Association of Otorhinolatyngologists – Head and Neck Surgeons.