Opening Ceremony

The AAO-HNSF 2017 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience offers a unique opportunity for attendees to explore this year’s meeting theme, “Premiering Tomorrow Today,” as we glimpse the future of otolaryngology September 10-13, in Chicago, IL.

Daniel Kraft, MD, a Stanford- and Harvard-trained physician-scientist, inventor, entrepreneur, and innovator, will present the keynote address, “The Future of Health and Medicine, Where Can Technology Take Us?” at the Annual Meeting Opening Ceremony.

Discover the potential impact of emerging fields, including low-cost personal genomics, the digitization of health records, crowd-sourced data, molecular imaging, wearable devices and mobile health, synthetic biology, systems medicine, robotics, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, 3D printing, and regenerative medicine.

Dr. Kraft has more than 20 years of experience in clinical practice, biomedical research, and healthcare innovation, and his various TED Talks have more than one million views. He chairs the medicine track for Singularity University, a think tank in Silicon Valley, and is the founding executive director for Exponential Medicine, a cross-disciplinary annual event where technology and medicine innovators explore the future of healthcare. In addition, Dr. Kraft has multiple scientific publications and medical device, immunology, and stem cell-related patents.

The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience arms you with new research findings, approaches, and treatment options to help you deliver excellent patient care. More than 5,500 of the brightest and most talented medical experts from around the globe convene once a year to advance the specialty.

  • Sunday, September 10th 8:30am – 9:30am