American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Exam Day Information

The Neurotology Subspecialty Oral Exam takes place every other year in Chicago, Illinois at The Westin Hotel O’Hare. The next exam will be administered April 12, 2018.

The registration location will be provided via email prior to the exam date. This is the only registration session for this exam. A government-issued photo ID (driver's license, passport, state ID card) is required for registration.
  • You are NOT permitted to bring personal items (briefcases, backpacks, purses, books, PDAs, copying devices, cell phones, beepers, pens, and pencils) in the testing area. Luggage must be checked at the bell stand in the hotel lobby.
  • Failure to report on time may disqualify you from the examination.
  • Please dress professionally (jacket and tie for men; business attire for women). To avoid any bias we ask that you not wear your military uniform.
  • Please have breakfast or lunch prior to the exam. Only beverages will be available at registration.
For more detailed information about the Oral Examination, please refer to Oral Exam Guidelines located on this site.