Welcome to the NEOS Website!

The New England Otolaryngological Society (NEOS) prides itself on the advancement of the science and practice of otolaryngology for physicians, physicians-in-training, and allied health professionals. Through educational activities held throughout the year, we hope to provide a forum to update the community on the latest discoveries in order to expand its collective medical knowledge.


2017 Resident Research Grant Award

Congratulations to Marc Polacco, MD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock,who has been awarded the 2017 Resident Research Grant Award.

His project is entitled: "Measuring Local Flap Oxygenation Using Electron Paramagnetic Resonance."

He will receive a $5,000 grant from NEOS, and will present an update of his work at the April 2018 NEOS meeting.
Thanks to all residents who submitted proposals.

Resident Award Winners

Congratulations to our Resident Winners from the December 8, 2017 program entitled, "Ethics and End of Life Care: Palliative Therapy in Otolaryngology", hosted at the Massachusetts Medical Society, Waltham, MA, as well as all of the Residents for their outstanding presentations.

1st Tufts University - Jonathan Simmonds, MD
Pediatric Tracheotomy: Leaving Room for Parents to Say No
2nd University of Connecticut - Alexander Gertel, MD
Olfactory Dysfunction: Beyond Palliative Care
3rd Harvard Medical School - Katie Phillips, MD
Family Preferences for End of Life Care in Head and Neck Patients

Upcoming Meetings

Please make plans to attend the March 23, 2018 meeting, to be held in Boston, MA.

Simulation and the Future of Otolaryngology
Friday, March 23, 2018
7:55 am to 4:00 pm

Program Brochure :CLICK HERE to view the program.

The meeting will be held at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA.

Directions and Parking:
Directions and Parking at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA: CLICK HERE

*Park at the MEEI Parking Lot (not the MGH lot)*
*This lot is accessible directly off of Storrow Drive West immediately before approaching Government Center/Kendall Square exit ramp, or from the entrance ramp to Storrow Drive West off of Charles Street, across from the Liberty Hotel*

*MEEI Lot Parking Ticket can be validated at the NEOS check-in desk

2018 Program Schedule

March 23, 2018 - Topic: Simulation and the Future of Otolaryngology, MEEI, Boston, MA

September 28, 2018 - Topic: What is NEW in Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Medical Society, Waltham, MA

November 30, 2018 - "In Praise of the Generalist", MEEI, Boston, MA