Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Didactic Curriculum


We have a robust didactic program to complement the clinical experience of the fellowship:

Fellows participate and facilitate the following monthly Conferences:

  • Complex Airway
  • ENT- Neuroradiology Conference
  • Cochlear Implant/Otology
  • Quality Improvement

Other conferences include:

  • Combined ENT-Pulmonary Conference
  • Journal Club
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology Lecture Series
    • Topics including Head and Neck, Vascular Anomalies, Sleep Medicine and Sleep Surgery

Additionally, there are a number of patient care meetings that fellows can attend

  • Aerodigestive
    • Patients under consideration for airway reconstruction are presented here
  • Cochlear Implant Outcomes and Planning
  • Thyroid
  • Tumor Rounds
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Special Sessions
  • Airway Simulation Session
  • Teaching Residents in the OR by Dr. Anna Messner
  • Mock Oral Boards

As a part of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology, fellows have access to the weekly Departmental Grand Rounds with topics across the varying subspecialties of Otolaryngology.

Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital offer a variety of lectures and programs on topics such as Career Development, Quality Improvement, Diversity, Inclusion and Health Equity, Work-Life Balance just to name a few.