If the future of audiology hinges on the passion, professionalism and perseverance of today’s Au.D. students, then the future will be bright indeed!

ADA student members established the Student Academy of Doctors of Audiology (SADA) to coordinate student educational programming, and identify and introduce resources that will help prepare today’s students to achieve ownership positions within the profession of audiology in the future.

Calling all students!! Please contact to get involved. After a thoughtful dialogue and some additional research, SADA has already identified five areas of focus:
  • Fostering Meaningful Mentoring Opportunities
  • Coordinating Innovative Research Opportunities
  • Understanding Certification and State Licensure Requirements
  • Growing the Number of Extern Experiences in Private Practice Settings
  • Developing Resources Related to Private Practice Management

Student Resources

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The Academy of Doctors of Audiology is committed to supporting students of the Doctor of Audiology with timely information and resources to excel in the profession of Audiology.

Comprehensive student benefits are offered to student members, including full access to member-only areas of the ADA Website, scholarship opportunities and reduced fees for registration and conventions.

Networking is critical to the long-term growth of any successful practice. ADA encourages students to build the foundation of a rich networking base with peers and professionals by volunteering at ADA conferences and other events. Stay involved. Stay connected through ADA.