Appalachian Spring Conference History - Mountain Home Hearing and Balance Research Program
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Appalachian Spring Conference History

Listed below are topics, speakers, and guests from previous Appalachian Spring Conferences,
as well as links to available presentations.

Susan Waltzman presenting at the 2016 Appalachain Spring Conference

2018: War-Related Injuries to the Hearing & Balance Systems


Click here to view the presentations on AudiologyOnline.

2017: Telehealth and Technology

Speakers: Chad Gladden, Au.D.; De Wet Swanepoel, Ph.D.; Anna Black, Au.D.; Gail Takahashi, Ph.D.; Sheryl Flynn, Ph.D.; Michelle Hughes, Ph.D.; Sara Robinson, M. S.; Catherine Edmonds, Au.D.; Stephen DeMari, M.S.; Julie Dunphy, Au.D.; Lindsey Early, Au.D.; Carol Hession, Ph.D.; Dave Horowitz, Au.D.; Carol Meyers, Au.D.; & Bobbi Scheinin, Au.D.

Click here to view the presentations on AudiologyOnline.

2016: Trends in Cochlear Implants

Speakers: Susan Waltzman, Ph.D.; Jill Firszt, Ph.D.; Camille Dunn, Ph.D.; Kate Gfeller, Ph.D.; Ruth Litovsky, Ph.D.; & Debara Tucci, M.D.

Click here to view the presentations on AudiologyOnline.

2015: Aging and the Hearing and Balance Systems

Speakers: Barbara Weinsten, Ph.D.; Larry Humes, Ph.D.; Jani Johnson, Ph.D.; Faith Akin, Ph.D.; Courtney Hall, P.T., Ph.D.; Kristal Riska, Au.D., Ph.D.; & Katharina Echt, Ph.D.

2014: Epidemiology of Hearing Loss and Dizziness

Speakers: Karen Cruickshanks, Ph.D.; Yuri Argawal, M.D.; & Greg Flamme, Ph.D.

2013: A Half Century of Auditory Research: A Tribute to Richard Wilson, Ph.D.

Speakers: Terry Chisolm, Ph.D.; Cynthia Fowler, Ph.D.; David Lilly, Ph.D.; Robert Margolis, Ph.D.; Rachel McArdle, Ph.D.; J. McCullough, Ph.D.; J. Shanks, Ph.D.; &  Terry Wiley, Ph.D.

2012: Traumatic Brain Injury and Blast Exposure

Speakers: C. Balaban, Ph.D.; E.M. Haacke, Ph.D.; Henry Lew, M.D., Ph.D.; & Robin Hurley, M.D.

2011: Current Perspectives in Amplification

Speaker: Michael Valente, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Anne Marie Tharpe, Ph.D.

2010: Cochlear Physiology, Benefits and Spatial Separation for Aided Listening

Speaker: Peter Dallos, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Judy Dubno, Ph.D.

2009: Prevention of Hearing Loss Caused by Noise, Ototoxic Drugs & Aging

Speaker: Donald Henderson, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Stuart Rosen, Ph.D.

2008: An Omnibus Presentation

Speaker: Robert Burkard, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Manny Don, Ph.D.

2007: Audilogy and Cognition: From Chochlea to Communication

Speaker: Kathy Pichora-Fuller, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Barbara Cone-Wesson, Ph.D.

2006: The Physiologic Basis of Audiologic Practice: How to Know Your Results Before You Get Your Results

Speaker: Charles I. Berlin, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Anna Nábĕlek, Ph.D.

2005: Insights to the Central Auditory System: Basic and Clinical Aspects

Speaker: Frank E. Musiek, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Joseph W. Hall, Ph.D.

2004: Middle Ear Measures

Speakers: David Lilly, Ph.D. &  Bob Margolis, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Karel van Camp, Ph.D.

2003: Management of the Tinnitus Patient

Speaker: Richard Tyler, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Don Dirks, Ph.D.

2002: Auditory Processing Disorder

Speakers: Tony Cacace, Ph.D. & Dennis McFarland, Ph.D.

2001: Audiology Outcome Measures

Speakers: Harvey Abrams, Ph.D. & Theresa Hnath Chisolm, Ph.D.
Guest of Honor: Bob Margolis, Ph.D.

2000: Aging & the Auditory System

Speaker: James Jerger, Ph.D.

1999: Vestibular Assessment & Rehabilitation

Speakers: David Cyr, Ph.D. & Janene Burton, P.T., NCS

1998: Programmable Hearing Aids

Speaker: David Fabry, Ph.D.

1997: Otoacoustic Emissions

Speaker: Michael Gorga, Ph.D.

1996: Hair Cell Regeneration & the Return of Hearing

Speaker: Brenda Ryals, Ph.D.

1995: Multifrequency Tympanometry

Speaker: David Lilly, Ph.D.

1994: Outcomes of Treatment

Speaker: Patrick Doyle, Ph.D.




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