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Friday, October 26, 2018

TIME Kramer Lecture Theater 1 Kramer Lecture Theater 2
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Family and Community Empowerment

Selvarani Moodley
Bianca Birdsey

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
'Operating a Field Based Earmold Lab'

David Pither

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
' Tele-Audiology for Humanity'

Dirk Koekemoer

12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
'Introduction to Public Health Planning for Hearing Impairment'

Andrew Smith


Saturday, October 27, 2018

TIME Kramer Lecture Theater 1 Kramer Lecture Theater 2
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Registration and Coffee

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome - James Saunders & Jackie Clark
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
8:30 AM - 9:10 AM
Invited Speaker - Shelly Chadha
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
9:10 AM - 10:10 AM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
An Innovative System for Improving Hearing Healthcare in the General Population
Philip Newall
Jenny Stevens

A band-aid fixed bone-conduction hearing aid – the ADHEAR – a new and useful treatment option for children with conductive hearing loss
Katrin Neumann
Stefan Dazert
Jan Peter-Thomas

Telemedical fitting of patients with cochlear implants in Central Asia
Piotr Skarzynski
Maciej Ludwikowski
Adam Walkowiak

Portable Audiometric Technology Facilitates Hearing Healthcare
Edie Gibson

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
SMART GROMMETS
Nicholas Goncalves
Darlene Lubbe
Shazia Peer

New Data Collection App for Hearing Loss
Youla Pompilus-Touré
Audra Renyi

USING BIG DATA ANALYTICS TO FORMULATE PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY FOR HEARING HEALTH
Andrew Smith
Konstantina Koloutsou
Lyubov Trenkova
Dario Brdaric
Panagiotis Katrakazas

Long-term outcomes in Partial Deafness Treatment
Piotr Skarzynski
Henryk Skarzynski
10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Adapting a Community Health Worker Model for Accessible and Affordable Care to Address Age-Related Hearing Loss
Carrie Nieman
Jonathan Suen
Nicole Marrone
Sarah Szanton
Hae-Ra Han
Frank Lin

Developing a Qualitative Study Framework to Understand Current State of Otolaryngology and Perspectives from Local Health Professionals in Sub-Saharan Africa
Janet Choi

Early Intervention for hearing loss in South Africa: A review of characteristic of paraprofessional in a home-based early intervention programme
Selvarani Moodley
Claudine Storbeck

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
Audiology in Time of Disasters
Maribiliz Irizarry
Claudia E. Puig Román

IFOS contribution to the Ear and Hearing care in Subsaharan Africa
Milan Profant

The role of online education in the expansion of audiological services in Ethiopia
Marinda Uys
Elme Selesho
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lunch
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Invited Speaker

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Community Mentoring Program for Newborn Deaf Babies and Infants
Dr. Richard W. Fee

Essential Programs to Coach and Empower Caregivers
Joanne Travers

eHealth models for using self-adjusted hearing aid amplification
Evelyn Davies-Venn

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
Earlier Identification Through Mother Suspicion
Selvarani Moodley
Claudine Storbeck

Assessment of the perceptions and experiences of South African psychiatrists regarding consultations and therapy with patients having hearing loss.
Magteld Smith

Hearing and vision services for preschool children - a mHealth supported community-based programme.
De Wet Swanepoel
Susan Eksteen
Tersia de Kock
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Hearing Loss Screening In A Primary School In Belabo in Cameroon. Preliminary results
Jean Valentin Fokouo
Jean Espoir EVEHE VOKWELY
Louis Richard NJOCK

Paediatric hearing loss: A population-based survey in peri-urban Kumasi, Ghana
Rita Larsen-Reindorf
Gregory Basura
Bruce Edwards

Preventive Audiology Hearing Services in Nigeria
Dele Owolawi
Graham Ameyaw

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
Engaging Funders: Grant Writing ??
Jeanine Jesberg

Samoa hearing services
Philip Newall
Cristina Newall
Genelle Cook
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Break
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Addressing the challenges of paediatric hearing aid reviews in a developing country
Miss H Brough

How can the CGHH support Ear and Hearing Care accessibility through strengthening Primary Heath Care services: CBM’s approach 40 years after the Alma Ata declaration on PHC
Diego Santana-Hernandez

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
Low-Cost, User-Centered Over-the-Counter Hearing Technology: Lessons from Community-Delivered Hearing Care for Older Adults
Frank Lin
Sara Mamo
Nicholas Reed
Jonathan Suen
Carrie Nieman

Development of Audiology Services in Malawi: Highlights and challenges
Bhavisha Parmar
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Posters and Reception
[Kramer Quad]
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A Global Connection Gala: Making Hearing Health a Priority (Keynote Speeches and Dinner)


Sunday, October 28, 2018

TIME Kramer Lecture Theater 1 Kramer Lecture Theater 2
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Invited Speaker
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Can acquired auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD) be linked to malaria and/or quinine treatment?
Miss H Brough

Improving pre-school hearing screening outcomes: Community-based first line follow-up services
De Wet Swanepoel
Tersia de Kock
Susan Eksteen

Is WHO Underestimating the Number of Children with Hearing Loss in the World?
Deborah Ferrari
Andrea Lopes
King Chung

Neonatal hearing screening in Guatemala: A joint effort
Patricia Castellanos

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
Local Capacity Building: The key to sustainable charity work
Ora Buerkli

Using the EARS Inc. framework of S.T.O.R.E. to design audiology programs in the developing world
Peter Bartlett

Is gender your blind spot?
Youla Pompilus-Touré
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 1]
Reliability, Accuracy, and Efficiency of Automated Audiometry
Hlologelo Ramatsoma

Sedation Practice for Auditory Electrophysiology
Selvarani Moodley

Strategic Global Application of Core Competencies in Audiology
Giri Sundar

Moderator:
[Kramer Lecture Theater 2]
HEARING LOSS IN INFANTS AFFECTED WITH ZIKA VIRUS; THE PUERTORICAN EXPERIENCE
Soami Santiago De Snyder, Ph.D
Wanda Lugo Velez, Au.D

Endoscopic Trans-canal Myringoplasty, Relevance for Sub-Saharan Africa?
Wakisa Mulwafu
David Strachan

The Global Audiology Initiative: An African Tale
Shannon Kruyt
Bhavisha Parmar
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Wrap Up