Highlights of Professional Organizations, 2000

September 13-17: International Hearing Society Annual Convention
Disneyland (Anaheim), CA

September 24-27: Academy of Otolaryngology Annual Convention
Washington, DC

October 25-29: Academy of Dispensing Audiologists Convention
San Diego, CA

November 16-19: American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.
Annual Convention, Washington, DC

August 2000
16-18, Training Course in Audiometry and Hearing Conservation, Chicago/Woodfield, IL area. Acoustic Associates, Ltd. Contact: (847) 359-1068; www.acoustic-assoc.com.

23-27, International Hearing Aid Research Conference, Lake Tahoe. Contact: IHEAR Conference, (213) 483-4431, fax: (213) 413-0950, e-mail: [email protected].

24-26, Vanderbilt Hands-On Workshop: Adult Hearing Aid Selection and Fitting, Vanderbilt Univ. Speakers include Gustav Mueller, Anne Marie Tharpe & Todd Ricketts. Contact: Melba Carpenter, (615) 343-3505, [email protected]

27-31, XXV Intl. Conference on Audiology, The Hague, The Netherlands. Contact: (011) +31-71-5148203; fax: (011) +31-71-5128095.

31-September 1, American Institute Balance ENG Workshops, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, FL. Contact Richard E. Gans: (800) 245-6442; fax: (727) 398-4914. Repeated 8/31-9/1, 11/16-17, 2/8-9.


September 2000
1-2, Vestibular Testing and Rehabilitation Therapy, Northern Florida. Contact: Bob Henderson, Vestibular Technologies, (800) 752-6178. Repeated 11/17-18, Scottsdale, AZ.

6-10, Jackson Hole Rendezvous, Jackson Lake Lodge, Grand Teton National Park, WY. Contact: Michael Marion, (805) 482-3667; e-mail: [email protected].

8-9, 2000 New England Hearing HealthCare Convention, Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge, MA. Sponsored by the Mass. Hearing Society. Contact: Mark Battite, 617-426-2226 (V/TTY); e-mail: [email protected].

13-17, International Hearing Society Annual Convention, Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA. Contact: IHS, (734) 522-7200.

14-17, Florida Academy of Audiology Annual Convention, Sarasota, FL. Speakers include Sergei Kochkin, Jerry Yanz & Sam Trychin. Contact: Noel Crosby, (941) 320-6167, e-mail: [email protected].

15-16, Univ. of Florida Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Workshop. Contact: James Hall III, (352) 392-4474, e-mail: [email protected].

21-23, Management of the Tinnitus Patient, Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. Intended for professionals and patients. Speakers include Anne Mette-Mohr, Eva Brix, David Young and Catherine Woodman. Contact: Rich Tyler, (319) 356-2471; fax: (319) 353-6739; e-mail: [email protected].

21-22, Maryland Academy of Audiology Convention, Sheraton, Beltsville, MD. Speakers include Judith Gravel & Michael Valente. Contact: Charlotte Godfrey, (410) 646-3100.

22-23, Minnesota Hearing Aid Society Meeting, Thunderbird Hotel, Bloomington, MN. Contact: Rick Mussleman, (612) 721-6338.

24-27, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Annual Convention, Washington, DC. Contact: AAO-HNS: (703) 836-4444.

25, American Tinnitus Assn. Public Forum, Washington, DC. Contact: American Tinnitus Assn., (800) 634) 8978. Repeated 2/6, St. Petersburg Beach, FL, 4/19, San Diego, CA.

28-30, Midwest Audiology Conference, Indianapolis. Contact: Jill Craig, (317) 782-4248.

29-30, Massachusetts Hearing Aid Society Meeting, Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge, MA. Contact: Mark Battite, (617) 426-2226.


October 2000
12-14, Intl. Conference on Newborn Hearing Screening Diagnosis and Intervention, Milan, Italy. Contact: www.biomed.polimi.it/ NHS 2000.

14, Ohio Hearing Aid Society Fall Seminar, Hilton Quaker Square, Akron. Contact: (419) 774-9171.

20-22, ENG Test Administration, Interpretation and Diagnosis of the Dizzy Patient, Ambassador West Wyndham Hotel, Chicago, IL. Contact: Kimberly A. Simenson, ICS Medical Corp., (800-289-2150.

25-29, Academy of Dispensing Audiologists Annual Conference, San Diego, CA. Contact: Carol Clifford, (800) 445-8629; e-mail: [email protected].


November 2000
1-5, European Academy of Audiology “Roma 2000”, Rome, Italy. Contact: [email protected] or www.itn.it/audiology-roma.

2-4, Vanderbilt Pediatric Hands-On Hearing Aid Workshop, Vanderbilt Univ. Contact: Melba Carpenter, (615) 343-3505, [email protected]

9-10, Habilitative Issues for Infants with Hearing Loss, Adams Mark Hotel, Dallas. Speakers include Susan Jerger, Ross Roeser & Emily Tobey. Contact: Callier Center, (214) 905-3100.

16-19, American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn. Annual Convention, Washington, DC. Contact: ASHA, (301) 897-5700.


February 2001
22-24, 26th Annual Conference of the National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA), Sheraton Imperial, Raleigh-Durham, NC. Contact: NHCA, 303-224-9022, fax: 303-770-1812; email: [email protected].


March 2001
29-31, Nebraska Hearing Soc. Educational Seminar, Lincoln, NE. Contact: Ray Rosenow, (402) 475-1831.

30-31, Kansas Hearing Aid Assn. Meeting, Ramada Inn and Tower, Topeka, KS. Contact: M. Day Kaufmann, (785) 266-4833.


April 2001
19-22, American Academy of Audiology Annual Convention, San Diego. Contact: AAA, (800) AAA-2336.