Several attendees noted that the speakers were a big draw for the meeting. “In a sea of thousands and thousands of papers that come through e-mail or to your mailbox in journals, it’s especially good as a trainee to come here and hear from the people who’ve started a lot of this,” said Neil Patel, MD, a resident at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
Fellowship [in the Trio] is both professional and social. This is where you develop a lot of your mentors and a lot of your colleagues and trust their advice. —Charles Beatty, MD, Triological Society President
Presidential Address: Why Trio?
Charles Beatty, MD, president of the Triological Society and an otolaryngologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., used his presidential address to remind the audience about the roots and traditions of the society, and what sets it apart from other medical associations.