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Phoniatrics in Poland

In Poland we have now 206 members of the phoniatric section, some of them are only phoniatricians, some audiologists. In this year we started a new model of training in Phoniatrics & Audiology which includes: first module - 2 years training in otorhinolaryngology and second module -3 years in phoniatrics and audiology. For specialists in otorhinolaryngology there is only 2,5 years of training in phoniatrics and audiology. The program of specialization is compatible to the Phoniatrics Logbook of the UEP.

The following events were organized in Poland with active participation of Phoniatric Section members:
XI Conference of Otorhinolaryngology & VI Conference of Audiology & Phoniatrics – 7th – 8th March. 2014 Lodz

XII PVC East Conference in Krakow - 11th – 13th April 2014

IX Conference of the Phoniatric and the Audiology Sections of the Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 15th-17th May 2014, Katowice. Congress President: Ass. Prof. J. Markowski

XIII Annual Conference of Acoustics in Phoniatrics & Audiology – 30th 31st May 2014, Poznan

XLVI Congress of The Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 3rd – 6th September 2014, Bydgoszcz

During the ENT Congress in Bydgoszcz, Antoinette am Zehnhoff- Dinnesen, president of the UEP, was nominated as honorary member of the Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery due to proposal of the Polish Phoniatric Section. At the same conference the UEP President Antoinette am Zehnhoff-Dinnesen nominated Prof. Antoni Pruszewicz as an honorary member of the UEP.

Coming congress/symposia in 2015:
XII Conference of Otorhinoloryngology & VI Conference Audiology & Phoniatrics 4-6.03.2015, Lodz

X Conference of Phoniatric and Audiology Sections of the Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery - 28- 29.05.2015, Bydgoszcz, Congress President: Ass. Prof. A.Sinkiewicz

XIII Conference “Acoustics in Audiology & Phoniatrics” – 22.-23.05.2015, Poznan

Ass Prof. Bozena Wiskirska-Woznica, Board member of Polish Phoniatric Section of the Polish ENT Society, 2nd UEMS representative of UEP, Poznan, Poland

Phoniatrics in Poland

In Poland, the number of phoniatricians & audiologists this year increased by 6 people (new young specialists). Phoniatrics in Poland is still combined with Audiology and together they form a separate, independent medical specialty. Since 2014, there will be a new training program in Phoniatrics & Audiology, so-called module system, which includes: first module - 2 years training in otorhinolaryngology and second module -3 years in phoniatrics and audiology. The program of specialization is compatible to The Phoniatrics Logbook of the UEP.

The following events were organized:
- X Conference of Otorhinolaryngology & V Conference of Audiology & Phoniatrics – 7.-8.03.2013 Lodz
- 40th International Congress of Neurootological and Equilibriometric Society (NES), 19.-20.04.2013, Bydgoszcz (in English)
- XII Conference of Acoustics in Phoniatrics & Audiology – 17.-18. 05.2013 Poznan

Coming congresses/symposia in 2014:
- XI Conference of Otorhinolaryngology & VI Conference Audiology & Phoniatrics 6.-8.03.2014, Lodz
- IX Conference of The Phoniatric and The Audiology Sections of The Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 15-17.05.2014, Katowice. Congress President: Ass. Prof. J. Markowski
- XIII Conference “Acoustics in Audiology & Phoniatrics” – 30-31.05.2014, Poznan
- XLVI Congress of The Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 3-6.09.2014, Bydgoszcz

Ass. Prof. Bozèna Wiskirska-Woznica, President of the Phoniatric Section of the Polish ENT Society, 2nd UEMS representative of UEP, Poznan, Poland

Phoniatrics in Poland

The Phoniatrics Section of The Polish ENT Society has 203 members , about 25 new persons doing traning in phoniatrics, 3 residents.

The meetings in 2012 of The Phoniatrics Section of The Polish ENT Society:
1. VIII Conference of The Phoniatrics Section and The Audiology Section of Polish ENT Society -1 -2 .06.2012, Wroclaw, with General Assembly of Phoniatrics Section - The new board : Bozena Wiskirska-Woznica, Grazyna Mielnik-Niedzielska, Agata Szkielkowska, Anna Domeracka-Kolodziej, Anna Sinkiewicz
2. XLV Symposium of Polish ENT Society 5.-8.09.2012 Gdansk- with active participation of phoniatricians

The important meetings of Polish phoniatricians for the next 2013 year:
- X Conference of Otorhinoloryngology & V Conference Audiology & Phoniatrics Society – 7.-8.03.2013 Lodz
- 40th International Congress of Neurootological and Equilibriometric Society (NES), 19.-20.04.2013, Bydgoszcz
- XII Conference of Acoustics in Phoniatrics & Audiology – 17.-18. 05.2013 Poznan
- VIII Conference of The Phoniatrics Section and The Audiology Section of Polish ENT Society -8.06.2013, Lodz

Ass. Prof. Bozèna Wiskirska-Woznica, President of the Phoniatric Section of the Polish ENT Society, Poznan, Poland

Phoniatrics in Poland

The situation of phoniatrics in Poland :

  • separate, independent specialization of Phoniatrics and Audiology

Number of phoniatricians in Poland :

  • 202 phoniatricians

Ass. Prof. Bozèna Wiskirska-Woznica, President of the Phoniatric Section of the Polish ENT Society, Poznan, Poland