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Microtia Seminar


Join Dr. Youssef Tahiri in Washington, DC, on November 3rd and 4th, for an amazing educational Microtia Seminar.

The Seminar will discuss both Microtia and Atresia, as well as the surrounding medical/social issues:

  1. What is Microtia
  2. What is Atresia
  3. Genetic and Epidemiology
  4. Treatment Options (including reconstructive surgery)
  5. Hearing or Access of Sound for children affected by these conditions
  6. Insurance Navigation Help
  7. Patient Ambassadors (with parents) who can speak directly to their surgical experiences. 
Dr. Tahiri

Families will not only get to meet and hear a presentation talk from Dr. Tahiri and others, they will also be treated to a chartered bus ride in the afternoon to/from the renowned Smithsonian Air and Space Museum! 

Individual appointments with Dr. Tahiri will can also be scheduled for Sunday, November 4th at the hotel. Be sure to mention that you would like to have a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Tahiri when you register.

Child Care is provided (and highly encouraged) during the presentation talk.  We’ll host a FUN CAMP where the children will build their very own Rocket Ship to the Moon!


Schedule for Microtia Seminar

8:30 am     FUN CAMP check-in (breakfast snack provided to kids in camp)

8:45 am   Enter Conference (breakfast will be provided)

9:00 am  Welcome and Presentation Talk by Dr. Youssef Tahiri

10:15 am   Insurance Navigation with Michael Fiorentino

10:30 am  Break and visit to Vendor’s Tables – Pick up children

11:00  am  Dr. Tahiri’s Patient Ambassadors available for Q&A

11:30 am  Meet other Families and Enjoy Light Refreshments Together


1:30 pm   Meet in the hotel lobby to board the chartered bus for a quick ride to the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum

4:00 pm Meet at Smithsonian “designated spot” to return to the hotel

9:00 am  lndividual appointments begin with Dr. Tahiri


Spots are filling quickly, so be sure to register today!

Contact Deb Henderson if you have any questions OR to register for this event:

This Microtia Seminar is sponsored by Dr. Youssef Tahiri.  The registration includes all the events listed above, including a Space Explorer T-Shirt for the attending children commemorating the Air and Space Adventure!  You must be registered to attend, so don’t wait, register today!

Once registeredyou will receive a confirmation email with further information, including the hotel information and code for a special rate negotiated for you at the JW Marriott in downtown Washington, DC!