Best Evidence ENT 2018Best Evidence ENT 2018

August 9 - 12 | The American Club | Kohler, Wisconsin USA

5th Annual Best Evidence ENT Conference on the latest evidence-based clinical care pathways and practice guidelines

Whistling Straits

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Best Evidence ENT 2018 will update practicing otolaryngologist and advanced practice providers on the latest evidence-based clinical care pathways and practice guidelines for patient assessment and treatment, and will also include a focused session on hearing loss and dizziness. New this year, attendees can submit individual cases for discussion and best evidence approaches to management.

A wine and cheese reception will be held on Saturday evening, August 11, in the Kohler Design Center - a spectacular showcase of innovative product design and technology, and a display of American history.

The Faculty of the Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences at the Medical College of Wisconsin is proud to present this 5th annual conference that will cover the entire scope of the specialty.

The conference is directed by David Friedland, MD, PhD and John Rhee, MD, MPH. Conference attendees can earn up to a total of 14.5 CME credits.

For additional information, please contact Diann Fiscus at (414) 955-0827 or

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  Educational Objectives
  • Become familiar with clinical practice guidelines including those related to rhinoplasty, sinusitis, hoarseness, BPPV, sudden hearing loss, and neck mass management.
  • Describe new and updated management and intervention practices for nasal obstruction, sleep apnea, head and neck masses, sinonasal disease, and dizziness.
  • Review patient outcomes based on peer reviewed research.
  • Describe best evidence-based practices for diagnosis, assessment and treatment.

The conference will be held at:
The American Club
419 Highland Drive
Kohler, WI 53044

American Club Guest RoomAmerican Club CourtyardWhistling Straits


Irish CourseMeadow Valleys CourseWhistling Straits  Whistling Straits

Play the Straits where champions play! The 2015 PGA Championship was held for the third time on the Straits Course of Whistling Straits, and is also the future site of the Ryder Cup matches in 2020. Whistling Straits offers two must-play courses sculpted into the Lake Michigan coastline:

Ranked among the best in the country, Blackwolf Run is situated on a river basin formed by glacial runoff to create one of the most scenic and challenging courses in North America. Blackwolf Run offers two championship courses:

Because of the distinction of these courses, it is recommended that tee times be made in advance. Limited tee times have been reserved for conference attendees. Contact Diann at (414) 955-0827 or to reserve these limited times. Additional tee times can be scheduled individually by calling 1 (855) 444-2838.

  Kohler Waters Spa

One of only 47 five-star spas worldwide, the Kohler Waters Spa is the perfect place to release stress and relax. Enjoy the latest innovative water treatments, therapeutic massages, facials and body treatment experiences in a place of tranquility or take pleasure in the enclosed rooftop deck whirlpool, fireplace and lounge.

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It is highly recommended that spa appointments be made several weeks in advance. Call 1 (855) 444-2838 for spa reservations, or schedule online.

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  Other Activities

Endless activities exist in Kohler for guests of all ages. Try hiking the 500 acre wilderness preserve, river canoeing or kayaking, horseback riding, trap shooting, charter fishing on Lake Michigan, or take a yoga class on the lake, tour the Kohler factory or the John Michael Kohler Art Center. Unique boutique shopping is available in the Shops of Woodlake, or wonder through the specialty and antique shops of historic Sheboygan Falls. Dining options in Kohler and the surrounding area are plentiful.

Shops at he Inn on Woodlake
Kohler Waters Spa Black Wolf Run

  Photos from Past Best Evidence Conferences

Opening Night Reception in the Kohler Design Center

Best Evidence ENT 2016

Horses and Carriage outside of The American Club Entrance The American Club Courtyard

Kohler Design Center

Tonsillectomy Symposium

Medical College of Wisconsin CME ProgramCME Credit Designation

ACCME Accreditation Statement:

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 14.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.