The 24th Annual International Conference on the Management of the Tinnitus Patient

The conference was held on June 16-17, 2016 in Iowa City and presented by Rich Tyler Ph.D., together with the University of Iowa Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders.



Melanie West, ATA CEO and Richard Tyler, Ph.D., Iowa conference organizer.


For twenty-four years, Rich Tyler, Ph.D. has organized a conference at the University of Iowa on managing the condition of tinnitus.  These are important presentations by leading experts from around the world, sharing their ideas and experience with their colleagues on treatment options and the science of tinnitus.  Through a special arrangement with the American Tinnitus Association and the University of Iowa, and with Dr. Tyler's permission and cooperation and the gracious consent of the speakers to allow their presentations to be recorded, for the first time these professional presentations are made available to you as a member of the American Tinnitus Association.

The American Tinnitus Assocation has been licensed by the University of Iowa to present these videos on ATA's website for educational purposes.  These recordings are the property of the University of Iowa.  No reproduction or other use of these recordings is permitted without the written consent of the University of Iowa.

ATA does not endorse or recommend any product or treatment. You should consult with your own tinnitus health professional to determine if a given treatment strategy is right for you.

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Patient Stories

There are as many experiences of tinnitus as there are people. Learn about the various ways people manage their condition and take back their lives.

Tinnitus Research

ATA is one of the only organizations worldwide funding tinnitus research. Learn about ATA's innovative Roadmap to a Cure, and recently-funded studies.

Treatment Options

Treatment Options

You have choices when it comes to tinnitus treatment. Learn about your options, including general wellness, sound therapy, behavioral therapies and more.