This conference is intended for otologists, audiologists, hearing aid specialists, psychologists, and all health care professionals, who provide clinical services for patients. The purpose of this conference is to provide a review of current evaluation and management strategies for the treatment of tinnitus and hyperacusis.
Guest of Honor:
Jennifer Melcher, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard
Biologic Bases of Tinnitus: A Basic Scientist's Perspective on Tinnitus Intervention
Treatment presentations include: Tinnitus Activities Treatment, fitting hearing aids and comfort sound generators, Somatosensory and Brain Issues, Hyperacusis and Medications. Companies will present overviews of their latest tinnitus-related products.
ATA Chair of the Board of Directors and acting Executive Director Melanie F. West has also been asked to present a talk on behalf of the American Tinnitus Association.
The title of her talk will be: New Mission Focus on Tinnitus and Hyperacusis
Chair of the conference is Rich Tyler, Ph.D.
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