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Resident Education Resources

AcademyU is your otolaryngology education source. View examples of how AcademyU® education resources can be paired with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Milestones for Otolaryngology.


2019-20 Home Study Course+

Attention Resident Members and Residency Program Directors!

The 2019-20 Home Study Course+ now includes:

  • NEW! 300+ webcasts from the 2018 Annual Meeting      
  • NEW! AcademyQ-2019 Set - mobile-app based learning with 350+ new otolaryngology-head and neck surgery study questions to test recall, interpretation, and problem-solving skills 
  • Home Study Course, a compendium of select scientific journal articles across all eight specialty areas in a convenient four-section format
  • AcademyU® with 200+ online education activities


The fee for Resident Members for HSC+ is $375. The total value of this package is $1,075 with all four products. This special HSC+ package is available only to Resident Members. Access to these materials is from September 1, 2019 through August 30, 2020. For questions or more information, contact Linda Lee, Senior Manager, Global Education at

How to Access Your HSC+ Subscription

Step 1: Go to

Step 2: Log in using your “Academy ID” and “Password.”

Step 3: Once logged in, the following catalogs will appear on the left-hand navigation bar:

• Home Study+ Catalog
Select the “Home Study+ Catalog” – this is where you will find free access to the education courses included with your subscription. This does not include the courses in the “AU Catalog” at the very top. If you see any fees listed within the activity, you are in the wrong catalog and there are no refunds for activities purchased here. Simply return to the left-hand navigation bar to return to your “Home Study+ Catalog.”

• 2018 Annual Meeting Webcast
Select the “2018 Annual Meeting Webcast”; search/scroll through more than 400 courses available; click the “Launch” button to access the course.


You must complete all of the components including the post-test and evaluation for it to be reflected on your “Transcript.” All activities must be completed before the subscription year ends midnight (ET) on August 31, 2020*

*The Home Study Course closes August 6, 2020; all materials must be downloaded and all exams and evaluations must be submitted by this date


The comprehensive curriculum is a single-source online repository for otolaryngology education developed by the AAO-HNSF and the otolaryngology specialty societies.




Comprehensive Otolaryngologic Curriculum Learning through Interactive Approach (COCLIA) is a novel teaching tool designed to help residents systematically acquire otolaryngology-head and neck surgery knowledge. Based on adult learning principles, the program provides a discussion platform for basic anatomy, physiology, diagnosis, management and decision making of over 100 major otolaryngology topics.



Enhance your knowledge of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery with over 1,500 study questions to test your recall, interpretation, and problem-solving skills. 


2020 Annual Meeting & OTO Experience

In its 124th year, the conference will feature all day cutting-edge education programming and dynamic evening events. 



Join AAO-HNSF and take advantage of benefits exclusively for residents!



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