The Young Physician Section strives to be the professional home for Academy members who are under 40 years of age or within the first eight years of professional practice after residency and fellowship training; foster a community and a sense of belonging; allow for an on-going dialog among young physicians and with the Academy; and provide opportunity for an increased number of young physicians to engage in leadership and committee roles on unique young physician relevant issues.
As a new section, the YPS is currently working on drafting its governing documents for approval during the 2014 Annual Meeting & OTO EXPOsm . Governance during the transition is as follows:
Term: October 1, 2013 – September 30, 2014
Chair: Ayesha Khalid, MD
Chair Elect: Lawrence Simon, MD
Term: October 1, 2014 – September, 2015
Chair: Lawrence Simon, MD