Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology, the Triological Society’s Open Access journal, is open for manuscript submission. Additional information is available here.

The combined Triological Society/American College of Surgeons Clinical Scientist Award program for 2016-2017 is available. Submissions are required by May 26, 2016. Information is available here for those who currently have a new K08 or K23 award or have an existing K08/K23 award with a minimum of 3 years remaining in the funding period as of October 1, 2016. 

See information on our two grants -- Triological Society Research Career Development Awards and Triological Society/American College of Surgeons Clinical Scientist Development Award -- here.

Upcoming Meetings

Plan to attend the Triological Society’s 119th Annual Meeting during COSM at the Hyatt Regency, Chicago, May 20-21, 2016. Hotel reservations and registration information is available here. The Triological Society scientific program and meeting activity information is available here.

Call for Papers -- Abstract submission opens July 1, 2016

Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting     •     January 19-21, 2017     •     Sheraton, New Orleans
Triological Society 120th Annual Meeting at COSM     •     April 26-30, 2017     •     Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA

Member News

We are sorry to share with you the passing of Dr. John Niparko who died died of complications from cancer treatment on April 25, 2016. Dr. Niparko was a Triological Society Fellow, elected in 1998. On behalf of the Triological Society Council and members, we extend sympathy to his family and colleagues. A full obituary, published in the Baltimore Sun is available here.

There have been a number of tributes and articles dedicated to Dr. Niparko. Links to those can be found here.

The family has shared the following request via USC

In lieu of flowers, the Niparko Family would be most grateful for gifts in honor of Dr. Niparko to be directed to the John Niparko Endowment Fund to carry on his vision at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. To donate in Dr. Niparko's memory click here. Be sure to click on the "Memorial or honorarium information" link on page two of the donation form and indicate your gift is in memory of "John Niparko, MD".

Donations by Text -- To make a gift with your smartphone, simply text the word “NIPARKO” to the number 71777 and you will be texted back a link to the mobile fundraising page.

Donations by Check -- If you would like to make your contribution by check or donor advised fund, please make the check payable to “Keck School of Medicine of USC” and write “John Niparko Endowment Fund” in the memo line. Checks should be mailed to the following address with an accompanying cover letter that includes your full name, preferred mailing address and phone number, and the designation of the gift (John Niparko Endowment Fund):

Keck School of Medicine of USC
Office of Development
1975 Zonal Avenue, KAM 516D
Los Angeles CA 90089-9034
Attention: Lauren Cooler - PFP

The Keck School of Medicine of USC is part of the University of Southern California and uses USC’s Federal Tax ID Number: 95-1642394.

For questions please do not hesitate to contact Lauren Cooler, Senior Director of Development, at (323) 442-2178 or by email.

Visit the Poster Site

Posters presented at the 2009-2016 Society meetings are available at This poster site is courtesy of Wiley, our publishing partner.

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