AuDacity 2019 — At-a-Glance


November 14-16, 2019
Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center
National Harbor, Maryland

 

Thursday, November 14, 2019

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall

Friday, November 15, 2019

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Welcome & President's Address

Ram Nileshwar, Au.D., ADA 2019 President

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Keynote Presentation - Hearing Loss and Dementia

Esther Oh, M.D.

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Break in the Exhibit Hall

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

General Session - Providing Exceptional Patient Experiences to the Aging Boomers and Gen X

Randy Baldwin

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Keynote Presentation - Marketing to the Active Aging Consumer

Jeff Weiss

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

General Session - Living Longer and Living Better: Technology and Wellbeing for an Aging Population

Lisa D'Ambrosio, Ph.D.

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Break

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

General Session - The Wellness-Illness Continuum: Serving Older Adults at Every Point Along the Way

Brian Taylor, Au.D. (Moderator)
Victor Bray, Ph.D.
Rita Chaiken, Au.D.
Jennifer Stinson, Au.D.
Christine Jones, Au.D.

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

ADA Member Meeting

6:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Special Event in Exhibit Hall

Saturday, November 16, 2019

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Mastermind Networking Breakfast (active and interested Mastermind group participants only)

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Managing Patient Anxiety, Ambivalence and Lack of Awareness of Hearing Loss: An Audiology/Psychology Collaboration, Part 1 [TIER1]

David Citron, Ph.D.
Shari Eberts, M.B.A.
Michael A. Harvey, Ph.D.

Understanding Financial Success in Your Practice: Managed Care vs. Private Pay Patients

Ron Gleitman, Ph.D.

Delight your Patients & Differentiate your Practice: Instant Custom Molds Hands-on Workshop

William Diles, M.A.

INNOVATION SESSION: A Changing Standard of Care: Incorporating Treatment with Implantable Hearing Devices in a Private Practice Setting, Part 1 [TIER 1]

Michele Fusco, M.A.
Patricia Trautwein, Au.D.
Brian Kaplan, M.D.
Christine Menapace, Au.D.

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Break in the Exhibit Hall

9:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Managing Patient Anxiety, Ambivalence and Lack of Awareness of Hearing Loss: An Audiology/Psychology Collaboration, Part 2 [TIER 1]

David Citron, Ph.D.
Shari Eberts, M.B.A.
Michael A. Harvey, Ph.D.

Moving the Needle: The Process of Creating Audiology State Licensure Laws for a New Millennium

Kim Cavitt, Au.D.
Alicia D.D. Spoor, Au.D.

Creating an Effective Physician Outreach Marketing Process

Thomas Tedeschi, Au.D. (Moderator)
Robert Tysoe
Stacy O’Brien, Au.D., FAAA
Mary Ann Nikander, Au.D.
Nicole Pavol

INNOVATION SESSION: A Changing Standard of Care: Incorporating Treatment with Implantable Hearing Devices in a Private Practice Setting, Part 2 [TIER 1]

Michele Fusco, M.A.
Patricia Trautwein, Au.D.
Brian Kaplan, M.D.
Christine Menapace, Au.D.

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM

Closing Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

INNOVATION SESSION: Latest Advances in Audiological Artificial Intelligence, Part 1: Rise of the Audiological Machines [TIER 1]

Aaron Jones, Au.D., M.S.

Direct-to-Consumer Healthcare Trends: Maintaining Revenue and Identifying Value Proposition

Rupa Balachandran, Ph.D.

Precepting: What Practice Owners Need to Know

Jennifer Boakye, A.T. Still University
Leah Demko, The Ohio State University
Jared Poland, University of Texas at Dallas
Kristin Johnson, University of Illinois
Kristen Nashert, University of Oklahoma
Lea Sherwood, Pacific University
Kate Witham, Gallaudet University

Collaborative Audiology and Pharmacy Impact on Patient Care

Arifa Qureshi, Au.D.
Imran Qureshi, Pharm.D., BCPP

1:30 PM - 1:40 PM

Break

1:40 PM - 2:40 PM

INNOVATION SESSION: Latest Advances in Audiological Artificial Intelligence, Part 2: Real Life Hearing - Implications and Opportunities for AI [TIER 1]

Tiffany Brown, Au.D.

Using a Subscription Model to Increase Treatment & Loyalty

Dan Quall, M.S.

Embrace the Change: a How-To Guide for Dispensing PSAPs in a Clinic

Danielle Frank, Au.D.
Emily Francisco, Au.D.

Adding Tinnitus Management to your Clinical Practice: Evidence-based Recommendations for Success

Jack Scott, Ph.D.

2:40 PM - 2:50 PM

Break

2:50 PM - 3:50 PM

INNOVATION SESSION: Latest Advances in Audiological Artificial Intelligence, Part 3: The Latest AI Advances in Patient Health and Well Being [TIER 1]

Dave Fabry, Ph.D.

Managing Threats and Opportunities in Today's Audiology Private Practice

Dawn Heiman, Au.D.

A Critical Review of Audiology Employment and Provision of Hearing Healthcare Services

Amyn Amlani, Ph.D.
Victor Bray, Ph.D.

Vestibular Function in Children with Hearing Loss

Richard Gans, Ph.D.

3:50 PM - 4:00 PM

Break

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Prepare Your Business for Maximum Sales Value

Amit Gosalia, Au.D.

INNOVATION SESSION: Telehearing Care for Today's Success

Suzanne Younker, Au.D.
Lydia Gladwin, Au.D.
Debra K. Griffin, Au.D.

Messy Brilliance: Work-Life Balance and Self-Care for Audiologists

D'Anne Rudden, Au.D.
Carolyn Smaka, Au.D.
Brian Urban, Au.D.

Sky Marvel and RogerDirect: Bringing kids ‘Love at First Sound’ experiences and helping them more fully experience their world

Angela Lawfield, Au.D.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 — STUDENT PROGRAM

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Exceptional Hearing Aid Fittings with a Patient-Centered Focus (Part 1)

Andrea Hannan Dawkes, Au.D
Luis Camacho, Au.D.

9:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Exceptional Hearing Aid Fittings with a Patient-Centered Focus (Part 2)

Andrea Hannan Dawkes, Au.D
Luis Camacho, Au.D.

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Owning a General Audiologist Title: How to Embrace Practicing Full Scope in Private Practice

Julie Link, Au.D.

1:40 PM - 2:40 PM

Current HIPAA Guidelines for Audiology

Amit Gosalia, Au.D.

2:50 PM - 3:50 PM

A Successful Path to Ownership, Partnership and Private Practice

Fred Boudreaux, Au.D.

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Custom Molds Student Version

William Diles, M.A. 

Sunday, November 17, 2019 — WORKSHOPS

8:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Practice Accreditation Workshop

This session will describe the process of applying for the new practice accreditation through ADA. Participants will learn how to create and accreditation plan for their practice and discuss the key factors in the accreditation audit process.

Angela Morris, Au.D.
Ram Nileshwar, Au.D.
Deb Abel, Au.D.
Torryn Brazell, MS, CAE
Amit Gosalia, Au.D.

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

CAOHC – The Professional Supervisor of the Audiometric Monitoring Program© (PS/A)

D. Bruce Kirchner, M.D. M.P.H. CPS/A
Laurie Wells, Au.D., F.A.A.A., CPS/A


Please note this course is not sponsored by ADA, separate registration required

8:30 AM - 11:15 AM

The Ins and Outs of Cerumen Management, Part 1

Rita Chaiken, Au.D.
Jiovanne Hughart, Au.D.

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

American Institute of Balance – Dizziness is Good Business: Seven Rules of Building a Successful Diagnostic Practice

Richard E. Gans, Ph.D.
Kim Rutherford, PT, DSc, COMT
Joseph Sakumura, AuD, Board Certified, CCC-A


Please note this course is not sponsored by ADA, separate registration required

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Lunch (Cerumen Class Only)

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Ins and Outs of Cerumen Management, Part 2

Rita Chaiken, Au.D.
Jiovanne Hughart, Au.D.