BAPO supports clinicians, trainees and patients with an interest in the field of paediatric otolaryngology.


Conference certificates

Conference attendance certificates are available to all delegates on the BAPO Dashboard. There you will find a link to the feedback form ( Once you have completed the feedback form, your attendance certificate will be available for download in the Certificates section (

Conference Resources

The BAPO conference was broadcast online via Zoom on 23rd – 24 September and the recordings will continue to be available to delegates for a further six weeks following the meeting. If you are registered for the conference then the recordings can be found along with posters and virtual oral presentations
on the BAPO Dashboard Visit and click Resources

Council Election

Eight strong candidates have been nominated for election to the BAPO council. The vote will be held during the annual general meeting on Friday 24th September 2021. The three highest scoring candidates will be elected. In case of a tie there will be a runoff election during the same meeting.

BAPO Council Nominations Open

Members of BAPO who are interested in standing for election to the council are invited to contact with expressions of interest. Please include names of a proposer and seconder by 17th September 2021.

Calling all musicians

The next big thing on the music scene is coming soon, the BAPO Band! If you’re a virtuoso on the violin, a perfect pianist, or a cracker on the Kazoo, BAPO wants to hear from you. All levels of talent considered. Contact if you are interested.

Deadline for abstracts: 31st July 2021

The deadline for abstract submissions for the annual meeting is approaching, ensure to submit your abstract by midnight on 31st July 2021.

15th ESPO Congress: 6th – 9th November

The 15th Congress of the European Society for Paediatric Otolaryngology, originally planned to be held in Marseille has been changed to a fully online meeting which will be going ahead on 6th – 9th November 2021. ESPO will be providing a world-class selection of speakers and sessions and are still showcasing Marseille and the Provence throughout the virtual conference. The virtual conference will be CME accredited and all sessions will be recorded and available to view up to 6 months after the event.

Abstract submission is open

Abstracts of up to 250 words are invited for consideration of inclusion in the upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting which will be taking place on 23rd and 24th September. Multiple prizes including the Joanna Leighton prize will be available for the best presentation in each category.

The deadline for submissions will be midnight on 31st July 2021. Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified by email within a week of the closing date.

To submit an abstract, first create a free account and login to your dashboard. You do not have to be a member of the association to do so.

Create your BAPO account

Whether or not you are a member of BAPO, you can create an account with this site which you can use for some really useful things. If you are planning to register for a BAPO event, submit an abstract or if you wish to download your attendance certificates, the best way to do that is to register your details.

BAPO Annual Meeting: 23rd – 24th Sept 2021

The Annual Scientific meeting will be going ahead on 23rd and 24th September at the Bramall Music Hall at Birmingham University. The two days of sessions will be simultaneously streamed online to allow for social distancing requirements.