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Sunday, October 23, 2016

TIME BGPOP Building 4A/B/C BGPOP Building 402/403/404
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-Meeting Session
'A Practical Guide to Humanitarian Missions for Improving Hearing Health'

Debra Fried James E. Saunders
[Meeting Room 4D, 4th Floor, Buenaventura G. Paredes, OP Building, University of Santo Tomas]
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Pre-Meeting Session
'Operating a Field-Based Earmold Lab'

David Pither
[Speech and Language Pathology Laboratory, Ground Floor, Benavidez Building, University of Santo Tomas]
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pre-Meeting Session
'Community Based Hearing Aid Fitting Using the WFA Method'

Jeffery Larsen
[4th Floor, Buenaventura G. Paredes, OP Building, University of Santo Tomas]

Monday, October 24, 2016

TIME BGPOP Building 4A/B/C BGPOP Building 402/403/404
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Registration & Coffee
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome

Jackie Clark James Saunders
8:30 AM - 9:10 AM
Invited Featured Speaker
'The Development of Audiology Profession in the Asia Pacific Region'

Philip Newall-Australia
[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
9:10 AM - 10:10 AM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
The International Humanitarian Hearing Aid Purchasing Program
Debra Fried
Anita Stein-Meyers
Ronald Brouillette

iPad Hearing Test: A Prospective Validation of Tablet Audiometry Testing
Ryan Chua
Frederick Fernandez

How to Start a Tinnitus Evaluation and Management Program
William Martin
Jennifer Martin
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Mass School Hearing Health Care
Dirk Koekemoer

Pure-tone Audiometry Outside a Sound Booth Using Earphone Attenuation, Integrated Noise Monitoring, and Automation
Carmen Esterhuizen
Dirk Koekemoer

How Do We Decide if a Cochlear Implant or a Hearing Aid is More Appropriate for an Infant with a Severe-to-Profound Hearing Loss?: Cortical Evaluation in the Management of a Hearing-Impaired Infant
Harvey Dillon
Bram Van Dunn
Philip Newall-Australia
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
After Newborn Screening in Developing Nations – What do We do Next?
Dr. Richard W. Fee

Audiology for Malawi: Creating a Sustainable Audiology Department in a Developing Country's Healthcare System
Courtney Caron, Au.D.
Renee Garuccio

Building Resources for Hearing Health Care in the Developing World
Linda Hood
Jackie Clark

Ear Care Program in Oman
Mazin Al Khabouri
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Assistive Devices and Rehabilitative Services for Children with Disabling Hearing Loss under the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation
Norberto Martinez
Cristopher Ed Gloria
Melanio Mauricio
Hubert Ramos
Joel Romualdez
Franco Louie Abes

Development, Not Charity: Helping Established Local Organizations Develop Their Own Hearing Health Programs
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Kunzang ANGMO

Day Care Center Hearing Screening of Davao City
Bendatu Dalandag

The Hear the World Foundation Project in the Dominican Republic: Building Local Capacities and Investing in Early Identification
Ora Buerkli
Elena Torresani
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Lunch
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Ear and Hearing Screenings During International Special Olympics Events Reveal A Worldwide Hearing Health Needs in Individuals with Intellectual Disability
Melina Willems

Infant Hearing Screening in Rural Nicaragua: Initial Results and Cost Effectiveness
James Saunders
Lye-Yeng Wong

Establishing a Paediatric Hearing Service in Samoa
Philip Newall-Australia
Cristina Newall
Genelle Cook

Hearing for All in 2024: Community Ear and Hearing Health Care in the Philippines
Hubert Ramos
Cheryl Arellano
Jopeth Laguna
Kristine Valencia

Increasing Accessibility to Amplification for Low-Income Individuals in the United States: The Role of Hearing Aid Banks
Stacie Ray
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Promoting Awareness of Congenital Cytomegalovirus to Prevent Hearing Loss
Sara Doutre
Karl White

Social Justice: The Right to Hearing Health Care for All!
Jean Johnson

The Efforts toward Control of Rubella and Prevention of Congenital Rubella Syndrome in Indonesia
Nyilo Purnami

The Incidence of Cerumen Impaction and its Role in Hearing Impairment among School-aged Children: A Retrospective Study
Giselle Gotamco
Norberto Martinez
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Acute Otitis Media in Infants and Children
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Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program in King Fahd Military Medical Complex
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Fostering Parent Leadership
Joanne Travers

Parents and Caregivers Understanding, Perceptions, and Care-Seeking Practices for Ear Infections in Children Under Five Years Old
Kaitesi Mukara
Peter Waiswa
Richard Lilford
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
UNHS: Philippines Experience
Mary Aimee O. So - Singson

Collaboration and Partnership within the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands EHDI Program
Angie Mister
Margarita Torres-Aldan

Cultural Challenges in Providing Early Intervention Services in Developing Nations
Jean Johnson
Chinilla Peter
Nancy Rushmer
Yusnia Weirather

The Involvement of Primary Health Care Nurses in the Detection of Prelingual Infants with Hearing Loss at the Community Level in South Africa
Nasim Banu Khan
Miriam Adhikari
Neethie (Lavanithum) Joseph
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Break
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Role of Ear and Hearing Care Situational Analysis Tool in Assessment of Countries with Hearing Loss
Dr Suneela Garg
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
MEET THE EXPERTS: Newborn Hearing Screening
Linda Hood
Angie Mister
Jean Johnson
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
The Approach of Hearing International to Global Hearing Health
Herman Jenkins
Suchitra Prasansuk

The Ear, Hearing, and Tools to Help Educate Children about Hearing and Hearing Loss
Angie Mister

The Value of Academic Partnerships to a Model of Global Hearing Healthcare
Luqman Lawal
Jeffery Larsen

Audiological Results of Endaural Tympanoplasty Underlay Technique Using Tragal Perichondrial Graft
Cristopher Ed Gloria
Juan Ramon Perez de Tagle
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Panel Discussion: Empowering Families/Communities
Sara Doutre
Dr. Richard W. Fee
 
Poster Session
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
10 Colorado Center Herman Jenkins
13 Consanguinity and Deafness in Oman Mazin Al Khabouri
15 Ear Care Day in Indonesia Damayanti Soetjipto
19 Humanitarian Audiology in Developed Countries Jose Juan Barajas de Prat
 
A Global Connection Gala: Making Hearing Health a Priority
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
Welcome & Report on World Health Organization (WHO) Activities

James E. Saunders

[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
Invited Featured Speaker
Making Hearing Health a Global Priority: Hearing International Perspective

Suchitra Prasansuk

[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
Dinner
Invited Featured Speaker
QUIET DOWN! Noise and Quality of Life

Sujana S. Chandrasekhar

[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

TIME BGPOP Building 4A/B/C BGPOP Building 402/403/404
8:00 AM - 8:40 AM
Invited Featured Speaker - William Martin
[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
8:40 AM - 9:45 AM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
An Evaluation of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Otitis Media among ENT, Pediatrics, and Family Medicine of a Tertiary Teaching Hospital
Mark Aldrin Alcid

Audiological Counseling in Clinical Practice
Dele Owolawi

Audiological Pediatric Screening in Underserved Communities in Puerto Rico
Soami Santiago De Snyder, Ph.D
Wanda Lugo Velez, Au.D

Bridging the Hearing Health Access Gap in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Approach by the Starkey Hearing Foundation
Alfred Mwamba
Luqman Lawal

Comparison of Oto-acoustic Emission Test and Automated Auditory Brainstem Response in Detecting Hearing loss among Newborns and Infants at a Tertiary Private Hospital
Cristopher Ed Gloria
Norberto Martinez
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Older Adults with Hearing Impairment and Their Perception towards Cochlear Implants
Kalyani Mandke

Retrospective Study on the Prevalence of Common Ear Pathologies in Children Ages 0-6 Years Old in a Local Baranggay in Quezon City, Philippines
Paolo Miguel S. Bernardo

Solving Middle Ear Pathology in Indigenous Communities: An Australian Perspective
Lara Shur
Paul Higginbotham

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening in the Philippines: A Continuing Journey
Charlotte Chiong

What Would We Have Missed?
King Chung
Mariah Cheyney
9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Training of Community-Based Hearing Health Workers and Their Roles in the Identification and Management of Patients with Ear and Hearing issues: The Starkey Hearing Foundation Approach
Wakisa Mulwafu
Luqman Lawal

Development of an Ear and Hearing Health Care Manual for Community Health Workers
Benedict Baguyo
Norberto Martinez

Efficacy of an Ear and Hearing Care Training Program among Selected Community Based Rehabilitation Health Workers
Joel Romualdez
Jennine Patricia Boado

Improving Hearing Equilibriums: A Mobile Application and Social Innovation Approach
Michael Herren

Training Teachers and Parents on Verbal Communication among Children with Hearing Impairment: Preliminary Results From Schools in Kenya & The Philippines
Luqman Lawal
Chalese Buttars
Chalese Buttars
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Prevalence of Hearing Loss: Determining its Epidemiological Variants among the Omani Population
Mazin Al Khabouri

Detection of Hearing Impairment in Patients with Subjective Complaints of Hearing Loss Using the Whispered Voice Test and Standard Pure Tone Audiometry: A Prospective, Double-blind, Cross-sectional Study
Giselle Gotamco
Norberto Martinez

Need for Skilled Primary Ear-Care Workers in Developing Countries
Dr Suneela Garg
Dr Tanu Anand
Deeksha Khurana

Outcomes from a Novel In-country Training Program for Surgical Treatment of Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media
Aaron Smith
Touch Sokdavy
Chea Sothea
Charlie Huins
Matthew Clark
Jim Gollogly
Mahmood Bhutta
Roshneen Ali

Resident Physicians’ Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices in Relation to Newborn Hearing Screening at Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center
Emmanuel Dela Cruz
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Break
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Building Successful Island Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Programs Using Quality Improvement Methodology
Alyson Ward
Angie Mister

CBM Tools to Support the Global Initiative for Hearing Health
Patricia Castellanos

Challenges for Early Detection and Intervention: A Case Study from Fiji
Donna Carkeet

Challenges of Multicultural and Multilingual Environment in Aural Rehabilitation in India
Kalyani Mandke
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Boothless Technology for Clinically Valid Hearing Evaluation: How Far We've Come and Where We're Going
Renee Lefrancois
Michael Weider
Matthew Bromwich

Compliance and Efficiency of a Center-based Referral System in the Easy Access to Rehabilitation Services Program among Center-based Referral partners in Luzon
Adlyanna Velasco
Norberto Martinez

Hearing Loss and Classroom Acoustics in the Philippines: A Pilot Study
John Newall
Gareth Hoyle

State of Neonatal Hearing Screening at St. Luke’s Medical Center
Norberto Martinez
Charles Castaneda
Cristopher Ed Gloria
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
BGPOP Building 4A/B/C
Detection of Low-frequency, Mid-frequency, and High-frequency Hearing Loss Using the WFA Voice Test Protocol
Frances Mary Cristi

Fighting Back the 'Silent' Global Burden of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection and Hearing Loss Related to Cytomegalovirus
Katrin Neumann
Khalid Shahada
Klaus Überla
Thomas Lücke
Norbert Teig
Stefan Dazert
Stefan Volkenstein
Emmanouela Dimitrakopoulou
Hans J Trampisch
Peter Kern

Global Hearing Loss Database
Audra Renyi

Hearing for Humanity Novel Hearing Aid Fitting Approach for Developing Countries
Ingrid McBride
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Meet the Experts: Implantable Hearing Devices
Herman Jenkins
James Saunders
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Committee Updates & Activities
[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Last Words - Way Forward
[BGPOP Building 4A/B/C]
 
Post-Meeting Session
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
BGPOP Building 402/403/404
Audiological Management and Habilitation
Philip Newall-Australia
Jeffery Larsen
Serah N. Ndegwa, Msc
Alfred Mwamba

Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Ear Disease
Sujana S. Chandrasekhar
Suchitra Prasansuk
Isaac M. Macharia, MBChB, MMed