AAO-HNS and the AAO-HNSF
The American Academy of Otolaryngology— Head and Neck Surgery, Inc. (AAO-HNS), and its foundation, the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Inc. (AAO-HNSF), are two separate and independent organizations, each incorporated in the District of Columbia.
The Foundation is a non-profit, educational organization, designated as a 501(c)(3) association by the IRS.
The Academy is designated as a 501(c)(6) non-profit association by the IRS.
Empowering otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeons to deliver the best patient care.
We help our members achieve excellence and provide the best ear, nose, and throat care through professional and public education, research, and health policy advocacy.
Receive many benefits to help you in your professional pursuits: shape the future of the specialty, manage the business side of your practice more smoothly, and more.