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If you have only accessed the journal through an institutional subscription, you will not be able to access the journal's mobile app content until you authenticate your account with the journal's publisher, SAGE. 

When registering, please use your existing member ID number and password. If you change either your username or password, you will not be able to access content.


Detailed instructions to access the online journal

Step 1. Activate your account. Go to  and enter your Academy member number. Select American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Inc. (AAO-HNSF) from the "Society" pull-down menu.

Step 2. Register as a user. Enter your Academy member number as your user name, and your academy password as your password. 

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The journal Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery is the official peer-reviewed publication of the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation. The mission of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery is to publish contemporary, ethical, clinically relevant information in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery (ear, nose, throat, head, and neck disorders) that can be used by otolaryngologists, clinicians, scientists, and specialists to improve patient care and public health.

Editor: Richard M. Rosenfeld, MD, MPH

Managing Editor: Eileen M. Cavanagh, MPS

Sr. Manager, Digital Content: Dain G. Oswald

Assistant Managing Editor: Collin B. Grabarek, MFA

Accessing Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

Nonmembers and healthcare professionals: Browse the table of contents and read abstracts from journal articles online.  Find out how to subscribe to the Journal.


Submitting articles to Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

Submit manuscripts online through the Journal's online submission system, Editorial Manager.

Authors should review the journal's Author Guideline page before submitting.


If you are interested in reviewing for the journal, please look over our new Reviewer Page, featuring reviewer application forms, videocasts, lists of all the journal's star reviewers, criteria for becoming a star reviewer, as well as instructions on how to claim CME for reviewing journal articles.


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2014 Cochrane Colloquium: The 21st annual Cochrane Colloquium will be held in Oxford, UK, July 7-8, 2014. Applications for the journal travel grant are now open, and the deadline to submit is January 1, 2014. More information is available online here:

You can browse a collection of the Cochrane articles and other literature reviews, as well as read individual articles submitted as a result of these meetings online here:


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