2023 Spring Dinner Meeting


Due to unforeseen reasons, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2023 NWAO Spring Dinner Meeting.

We are working on rescheduling the event and hope to have an update shortly.


Tuesday, May 9, 2023 | Sand Point Country Club | Seattle, WA
Cocktail Hour 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Dinner Program 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Register now, space is limited!

Featured Speaker:

Douglas D Backous, MD
Neurotologist, Ear, Cochlear Implant, Acoustic Neuroma
Proliance Surgeons

Please note, the venue has a limited number of seats, so be sure to register as soon as possible to guarantee your seat!

Active Member: $100.00
Affiliate Member: $75.00
Resident/Student: FREE with advanced registration

Renew Your 2023 Membership Dues

If you haven’t already done so, please be sure to renew your 2023 membership dues. Membership dues are a vital financial resource the NWAO depends on to provide essential educational and networking opportunities to our members.

Renew Today


2023 Winter Meeting


NWAO and BCOS proudly presents 2023 Joint Winter Conference
January 6-8, 2023 | Hilton Whistler Resort and Spa | Whistler, BC

The 2023 NWAO Winter Meeting is the annual meeting for your specialty.

Highlights of the meeting include:
• Effective strategies & scientific updates
• Networking opportunities with colleagues from around the Pacific Northwest & Canada
• Exhibitors solutions for your toughest challenges

In Remembrance of Dr. Eduardo Mendez who exemplified the virtues we should all hope to achieve.

Please follow this link to contribute to the endowment set up in Eddie’s name to support the ground breaking research he dedicated his life to: http://supportuwmedicine.org/mendez


About the Northwest Academy of Otolaryngology

Mission, Purpose and Objectives

The mission, purpose and objectives of this Academy shall be to provide education and communication about scientific and socioeconomic matters as related to the practice of medicine, otolaryngology, and local healthcare issues.