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Registration is now open for this year's annual BRS meeting which will be held on 15th of May in Manchester, hosted by Mr Raj Bhalla and Mr Tim Woolford. Early bird registration will finish on 10th April so be sure to register before then. Those who have submitted an abstract should hear very soon whether or not their paper has been accepted for presentation.
Many congratulations to Mr Sean Carrie from Newcastle who was voted in as the next President-elect for the BRS at the recent AGM. Sean has a long history with the Society and has recently been on the executive council as the Honorary Treasurer. Sean will take up his post when the current president Paul White demits from post in 2015. Sean is already well known within the rhinology community both nationally and internationally, lecturing often on his extensive experience in endoscopic sinsus and pituitary surgery. He is also heavily involved with both ENT-UK and the SAC in more general ENT matters. Welcome back, Sean.
The next Annual Meeting of the British Rhinological Society will be held at the Manchester Convention Complex on 15th May 2015 hosted by Tim Woolford and Raj Bhalla.
BRS will be very much present throughout BACO 2015 with several conference and instructional sessions to oversee as well as hands-on cadaveric sessions. More specific details about the invited international speakers will be made available nearer the time.
All members of the BRS are automatically members of the European Rhinologic Society through association. As well as being a member of a Europe-wide society, this will qualify youfor a 10% discount on all ERS-affilliated meetings and courses.
The society is in a position to be able to offer funding towards a fellowship each year to one of its members.
Medtronic have generously put up funds of £2000 foar a member of the BRS to attend the American Rhinological Society in Septmeber.
The BRS can offer a pump-priming grant of up to £3000 towards a member's research project.