About the Congress

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

On behalf of the Balkan Society of the Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Macedonian Society of Otorhinolaryngology, it is our pleasure to invite you to the 12th Balkan Congress of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, First Joint Meeting of American Academy of Otolaryngology HNS, and Confederation of European ORL-HNS.

I wish to extend to you a very warm welcome to attend the event in the beautiful city of Ohrid, North Macedonia, June 01-05, 2022.

“The Advances in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery “, the prospective theme, will ensure the meeting relevancy to delegates attending from the Balkan countries and all over the world.

The congress format includes Keynote Lectures, Symposia, Round Tables, Panel Discussions, Video Sessions, Instructional Sessions, and Free Papers as well as Posters. This event will bring together at the same place and the same time scientists and clinicians from different countries, enabling the exchange of experience and ideas, making new friendships, and form collaborations.

We will have the opportunity to experience the knowledge from Balkan countries together with AAO-HNS experts. Lake Ohrid is a good place for such an event, brimful with history and culture, where Art and Science will truly meet.

In addition to the scientific program, we will provide a rich social program and opportunity for you and your fellows and friends, to feel the hospitality and rich cultural heritage of Ohrid.

Please join us in spreading the message: North Macedonia, for the first time, is host to the Balkan Congress of ORL&HNS and Joint Meeting with AAO-HNS.

Join us to make the Balkan ORL 2022 Congress in Ohrid a success.

We look forward to welcoming you to Ohrid.



Frodita Jakimovska MD, MSc, PhD
President of 12th Balkan Congress of ORL&HNS
and First Joint Meeting with AAO-HNS