CME - Sisson-Ossoff

Vanderbilt Otolaryngology Symposium

The 43rd Annual Sisson-Ossoff International Workshop, Feb 6-10, 2022

Registration is open!

Feb 6-11, 2022 Sisson-Ossoff conference




Sun, Feb. 6

7-8am: COVID and the Larynx
8-9am: Interesting Airway Cases and Pearls
2:30-3:30pm: Innovations in Sleep Medicine and Surgery
3:30-4:30pm: Multimodal, Multidisciplinary Management of the Rhinologic Patient

Mon, Feb. 7

7-8am: Updates in Laryngeal Movement Disorders
8-9am: Office Procedures in Rhinology
4:30-5:30pm: Interesting Voice Cases and Pearls
5:30-6:30pm: Current Concepts in the Management of Thyroid Nodules and Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer

Tue, Feb. 8

7-8am: Cochlear Implants
8-9am: HPV Update 2022
9-10am: Business of Medicine
4:30-5:30pm: High Impact Head and Neck Literature Review
5:30-6:30pm: Management of Early-Stage Oral Cavity Cancer

Wed, Feb. 9

7-8am: Skull Base Disorders
8-9am: Business of Medicine
9-10am: Controversies in Otology
4:30-5:30pm: What’s New and Exciting in Pediatric OSA?
5:30-6:30pm: Management of Caudal Septal Deviations

Thur, Feb. 10

7-8am: Chronic Ear Disorders
8-9am: Perioral Rejuvenation
4:30-5:30pm: Refractory Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children – Non-Surgical Management
5:30-6:30pm: Refractory Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children – Surgical Management


Course Directors

Eben L. Rosenthal, MD
Rakesh K. Chandra, MD, MMHC
C. Gaelyn Garrett, MD, MMHC
James L. Netterville, MD
David S. Haynes, MD, FACS, MMHC
Sarah L. Rodhe, MD, FACS, MMHC
Scott Stephan, MD
Christopher Wootten, MD, MMHC


Lodging Details

Vanderbilt has a block of rooms reserved at The Lodge at Vail until January 3rd, 2022 or until all rooms are reserved. If you’re interested in reserving a room, please do so by calling 888-367-ROCK (7625), option 2 and using the code “BVLC1VS2” to book with the room block. 


Ground Transportation

For shuttle service, please contact Epic Mountain Express. Epic Mountain Express has point-to-point service from either Denver International Airport or Vail/Eagle Airport directly to your hotel. To make reservations, call 970-754-7433, choose option 1, and use the group code "Vanderbilt". Or visit here.


Ski Lift Tickets

Ski lift tickets must be pre-purchased before on-site arrival. To pre-purchase, please visit here.


Ski Rental Equipment

Please utilize this link to take advantage of our 25% discount with Vail Sports to rent your ski equipment. Please note that you must have pre-purchased your lift tickets to take advantage of the group discount.


CME Credit Designation

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Councial for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Please contact the course organizer, Meghan Franklin, at, with any questions.