OTO Open, the Official Open Access Journal of the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, is a new, peer reviewed, gold open access journal. The mission of OTO Open is to offer rapid online publication of clinically relevant information in otolaryngology–head and neck surgery (ear, nose, throat, head, and neck disorders) to facilitate the dissemination of research and to share clinically focused manuscripts and digital materials that enhance patient care.
As an open access publication, all articles are rigorously peer-reviewed, brought to publication as rapidly as possible, and freely available online immediately upon publication. Production costs are covered by Article Processing Charges (APC) paid by the author/institution/funder upon acceptance of the manuscript. This fee covers the cost of publication and ensures that the article will be freely available. There is no charge for submitting a paper to OTO Open. The final typeset and copyedited version of the article will be available online in an average of 20 working days.
The Contribution will be published under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial license (CC BY-NC) which allows others to re-use the Contribution without permission as long as the Contribution is properly referenced and the use is non-commercial
The APC is $750 for articles cascaded from Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery.
The APC for AAO-HNSF members is $1,000.
The full APC is $1,300.
When you publish in OTO Open, you will enjoy:
- Rigorous peer review of your research
- Multidisciplinary audience
- Open access format, driving high visibility for maximum global exposure
- Prompt online publication
- Retention of copyright under creative commons license, allowing for greater flexibility in use of research.
This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
OTO Open is the official open access journal of the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery Foundation. OTO Open is an ethical, peer-reviewed, open access journal that offers rapid online publication of clinically relevant information in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery (ear, nose, throat, head, and neck disorders) to facilitate the dissemination of research and to share clinically focused manuscripts and digital materials that enhance patient care.
|John H. Krouse, MD, PhD, MBA||School of Medicine, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX, USA|
|Jennifer J. Shin, MD, SM||Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA|
|Donna M. Epler, MFA||American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Alexandria, VA, USA|
|J. Whit Mims, MD||Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA|
|Michael C. Singer, MD||Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA|
|C.W. David Chang, MD||University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, USA|
|Sonya Malekzadeh, MD||Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., USA|
|Karthik Balakrishnan, MD||Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA|
|Jeffrey C. Liu, MD||Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA|
|Andrew G. Shuman, MD||University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA|
|David W. Stepnick, MD||MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA|
|Michael J. Brenner, MD||University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA|
|J. Pablo Stolovitzky, MD||ENT of Georgia, Atlanta, GA, USA|
|Lee M. Akst, MD||Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA|
|Meredith E. Adams, MD||University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA|
|Thomas L. Eby, MD||University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA|
|Philip D. Littlefield, MD||Tripler Army Medical Center, Tripler AMC, HI, USA|
|Sarah N. Bowe, MD||Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA|
|Thomas Q. Gallagher, DO||Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA|
|Romaine F. Johnson, MD, MPH||Dallas, TX, USA|
|Jivianne T. Lee, MD||University of California - Los Angeles, Irvine, CA, USA|
|Ho-Sheng Lin, MD||Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA|
|Eugenia Allegra||University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy|
|Samantha Anne, MD||Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Orange, OH, USA|
|Erika Celis Aguilar, MD||Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa, Culiacan, Mexico|
|Andrew M. Coughlin, MD||University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA|
|Sady Selaimen da Costa, MD, MSc, PhD||University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil|
|Hector de la Garza Hesles, MD||Hospital Angeles de Las Lomas, Huixquilucan, Mexico|
|Johan Jacobus Fagan, MBChB, FCS(SA)||University of Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa|
|Jose Florencio Lapena, MD||University of the Philippines College of Medicine and Philippine General Hospital, Manila, Philippines|
|Ziv Gil, MD, PhD||Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel|
|Ossama Hamid, MBBCH, MS, MD||Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt|
|Sheng-Po Hao, MD, FICS||School of Medicine, Fu-Jen University, New Taipei City, Taiwan|
|Shigeru Hirano, MD, PhD||Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan|
|Karl Hoermann, MD||Mannheim University Hospital, Mannheim, Germany|
|Titus S. Ibekwe, MBBS, FWACS||University of Abuja College of Health Sciences, Abuja, Nigeria|
|Lisa E. Ishii, MD, MHS||Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Cockeysville, MD, USA|
|Elliott D. Kozin, MD||Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA|
|Helene J. Krouse, PhD, RN, CORLN||School of Medicine, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX, USA|
|Daniel B. Kuriloff, MD||New York Head and Neck Institute, New York, NY, USA|
|Lori Lemonnier, MD||Louisiana State University - Shreveport, Shreveport, LA, USA|
|Edward D. McCoul, MD||Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA, USA|
|Alex J. McKinlay, MD||Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA|
|Cem Meco, MD, FEBORL-HNS||Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey|
|Karen S. Pawlowski, PhD||University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA|
|James M. Ruda, MD||Nationwide Childrens Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA|
|Cecelia E. Schmalbach, MD||Philadelphia, PA, USA|
|Ahmad R. Sedaghat, MD||Cincinnati, OH, USA|
|Sanna K. Toppila-Salmi, MD, PhD||Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland|
|Tatsuya Yamasoba, MD, PhD||The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan|