2014 Wisconsin HLAA Conference: Hearing Loss in the 21st Century

2014 Wisconsin HLAA Conference:
Hearing Loss in the 21st Century
October 18, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel, 3841 East Washington Avenue, Madison WI 53704
Go to www.hlaamadison.com for details.
Join us for a day packed with presentations, information and technology!
Ten presentations to choose from:
35 Years – Building on Our Successes for an Exciting Future, Keynote Speaker: Anna
Gilmore Hall, Executive Director of the Hearing Loss Association of America
What the Future Treatment of Deafness Might Look Like, Dr. S. Gubbels
Wisconsin Mental Health Project for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (ODHH), Bette Mentz-Powell
Implantable Devices & Solutions for Single-sided Deafness, Jennifer Ploch & Kimberly
Current State of the Art in Hearing Aids, Amanda Mravec
What’s So Hard About Hearing . . . huh? Julie Olson
Get in the Hearing Loop! Veronica Heidi
Cochlear Implant User Panel
Hearing Aid User Panel
Exhibitors will inform and demonstrate products
Ask a Doctor of Audiology Student
Students from the UW Speech and Hearing
Clinic will answer your questions about
hearing devices, resources and generally
“how things work” one-on-one all day.
and services to help you live better with hearing loss.
They will be available all day to assist you.
The facility will be equipped with hearing loops and
all presentations will be captioned.
Sponsor demonstrations will not be captioned.
The hotel is fully accessible for those who need mobility assistance.
If you need an interpreter or other accommodations to access any of our programs, services, or
activities, please contact us by October 4th so proper arrangements can be made.
For reservations made by October 1st, the room rate for Friday and Saturday evenings is $79
per night,
including a complimentary breakfast buffet. After that date, availability and rate cannot be
Call the hotel directly at 608.244.2481 for reservations and request a room in the Madison
HLAA block. See http://www.madisonwihotelhj.com/ for more hotel information.
Registration forms are available at the HLAA-Madison
Chapter website: www.hlaamadison.com
The fee for the one day conference is $35 and includes
lunch and a.m. and p.m. snacks.
Attendance will be limited to the first 125 registrants.
Registration closes on October 10, 2014.
Questions or comments:
Jack Spear
[email protected]
Lisa Zovar
[email protected]
Registration: Kathy Johnson
[email protected]