The next Annual Meeting of the CSO will be taking place on Saturday evening, September 14th and Sunday morning, September 15th, 2019, in conjunction with the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting at the New Orleans Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. We will be holding both CSO meetings at the beautiful Hilton New Orleans Riverside, which is the headquarters hotel for the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting. This prime location is located within walking distance of the Convention Center, approximately 4 blocks away. (September 15-18, 2019) Please save the dates!

We are pleased to announce that this year's speaker will be Dr. Stuart McAllister of Ravi Zacharias Ministries in Alpharetta GA. Dr. McAllister has served as the International Director since 1998 and today serves as Global Support Specialist.

2019 Meeting Speaker

Program Information to follow soon!
Stuart McAllister
Stuart joined Ravi Zacharias International Ministries in 1998 as the International Director and today serves as Global Support Specialist. With a heavy travel schedule that takes him all over the globe, Stuart speaks in churches, universities, and other forums with the same passion he first knew as a follower of Christ. Stuart has been a lecturer at Alliance Theological Seminary in Nyack, New York, where he was honored with a Doctor of Divinity. Additionally, he has been a featured speaker several times at the European Leadership Forum.

Stuart is a frequent contributor to A Slice of Infinity, RZIM's daily reading on issues of apologetics and philosophy, Just Thinking, the ministry's quarterly journal, as well as Engage, a magazine published quarterly by RZIM Educational Trust. He has also contributed chapters in the books Beyond Opinion (Thomas Nelson, 2007) and Global Missiology for the 21st Century (World Evangelical Fellowship, 2000).

Saturday Evening Panel

A Conversation on Christian Leadership in Healthcare

  • Ron Bailey, Emeritus Chair, UTMB, Galveston, TX
  • Randy Otto, Professor, UT San Antonio School of Medicine
  • Stil Kountakis, Chair of Otolaryngology at Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
  • Rod Schlosser, Chief of Rhinology, Medical University of South Carolina
More details our Saturday evening program will be available soon!

2019 Meeting Schedule

More details to follow soon!

NOTE: There will be free shuttle service available from the Sheraton Grand to the Convention Center





Sep. 14th
6:30 7:00 pm CSO Board Meeting
Two Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA, 70130
Room: River Room
7:00 9:30 pm CSO Business Meeting followed by Dinner and Evening Program with Speaker
Two Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA, 70130
Room: River Room
Sep. 15th
6:30 7:45 am CSO Fellowship Breakfast
Two Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA, 70130
Room: Port

2019 Meeting Costs

  • Membership Banquet: $100 per person
    Saturday, September 14th, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
  • Fellowship Breakfast: $55 per person
    Sunday, September 15th, 2019 @ 6:30 am