Rhinofest 2019

Event Location
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, New York, United States

Event Dates
10 Oct 2019 - 13 Oct 2019

Event Website

Event Cost


An Indian Summer at Niagara Falls

The 26th Advanced International Rhinologic Dissection Course in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery and Rhinoplasty

This comprehensive multi-day continuing medical education program in rhinology focuses on the advanced endoscopic management of sinus and nasal disease, functional disorders of the nose, cosmetic disorders of the nose and applications of the most modern technologies, including image guidance systems for sinus surgery. A hands-on laboratory dissection with contemporary equipment, including navigation systems, will be available. Pathophysiology and treatment of chronic sinusitis, including the role of fungi, will also be discussed.

Course Learning Objectives

  • Identify and assess patients for sinus surgery
  • Identify complications during and after sinus surgery
  • Formulate rationale for surgery based on the pathophysiology of chronic rhinosinusitis
  • Identify the link between chronic sinusitis and fungi
  • Identify the different approaches to septorhinoplasty
  • Identify complications of septorhinoplasty
  • Identify appropriate techniques to repair nasal valve disorders

Intended Audience

  • Otorhinolaryngologists
  • Facial Plastic Surgeons
  • Otorhinolaryngology residents
  • Nurses and allied health personnel interested in Rhinology