This section of the Audiology Resources website contains archive listings of audiology related events / conferences, meetings and short courses for 2008. This page is for historic reference only. For current / future audiology events please see here. For longer UK courses / degrees please go to the Courses section of this website. Please note: with passage of time some of the links given here may no longer be available to view on their original websites of publication.
Events Diary Listings - Archive for 2008
9 - 11 January 2008 (Largo, Florida, USA ), Vestibular Assessment: Improve your Test Protocols and Interpretation Skill, The American Institute of Balance (workshop repeated: 14-16 May 2008)
16 January 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Auditory Processing Disorder, The Ear Foundation
29 - January 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Advanced Bionics: HiResolution Bionic Ear System Training, The Ear Foundation (training free of charge)
31 January 2008 (London, UK ), The Neurosciences - Otology interface: Cutting edge UK development, Royal Society of Medicine - Clinical Neurosciences Section and British Society of Audiology (BSA) joint event, download further details and registration form - PDF document
1 - 3 February 2008 (Tampa, Florida, USA ), Auditory Neuropathy / Dys-synchronyIts Diagnosis and Management, University of South Florida. Up-to-date infomation on the newest developments and techniques in the evaluation and management of AN. Conference speakers include: Charles Berlin, Linda Hood and many others. Download further details and registration form - PDF document
16 - 21 February 2008 (Phoenix, AZ, USA ), 31st MidWinter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO), further information from Lisa Astorga
20 - 22 February 2008 (Largo, Florida, USA ), Vestibular Rehabilitation: How to manage all types of vestibular disorders, The American Institute of Balance (workshop repeated: 16-18 April 2008)
28 - 29 February 2008 (Largo, Florida, USA ), Advanced Vestibular Topics, The American Institute of Balance
21 - 23 February 2008 (Portland, Oregon, USA ), National Hearing Conservation Association 33rd Annual Conference
28 February 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Auditory Neuropathy (Auditory Di-synchrony), The Ear Foundation
1 - 8 March 2008 (Zell im Zillertal, Austria ), 13th International Symposium and Workshops on Inner Ear Medicine and Surgery, Prosper Ménière Society, download further details (PDF brochure)
5 March 2008 (Sheffield, UK ), Industrial
Deafness Conference – Conflicts between diagnosis and the law,
Wake Smith & Tofields (this conference is free of charge)
6 - 8 March 2008 (Scottsdale, AZ, USA ), American Auditory Society (ASA) Annual Meeting
12 March 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Trouble-shooting Cochlear Implants, The Ear Foundation
18 March 2008 (London, UK ), Newborn Hearing Screening Programme (NHSP) Annual Conference 2008, MRC Hearing & Communication Group. CPD credits for various organisations are available. This conference is the highlight of the National Knowledge Week for Hearing 2008 in the UK (17.03.08 - 20.03.08).
31 March - 3 April 2008 (Kyoto, Japan ), XXV Bárány Society Meeting, latest research and ideas in the field of vestibular systems
2 - 5 April 2008 (Charlotte, North Carolina, USA ), 20th Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology - Audiology Now! 2008, American Academy of Audiology (AAA)
10 - 12 April 2008 (San Diego, California, USA ), 10th International Conference on Cochlear Implants, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
12 - 16 May 2008 (Harrogate, UK ), Annual Electric Response Audiometry and Oto-Acoustic Emissions (ERA & OAE) Course. Further details from Dr Guy Lightfoot (email@example.com), CPD: 25 units - BAA & RCP London (This course is now fully booked, see below for the next course in May' 09)
20 - 23 May 2008 (Canberra, Australia ), National Conference of The Audiological Society of Australia (ASA) 2008, "Audiology - A Capital Idea"
3 June 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), BAHA Information Day, The Ear Foundation
8 - 12 June 2008 (Hong Kong, China ), 29th International Congress of Audiology (ICA 2008)
12 - 15 June 2008 (Bethesda, Maryland , USA ), 2008 Conference on Cell Replacement in the Inner Ear, Deafness Research Foundation, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
19 - 21 June 2008, (Cernobbio, Italy ), 2008 International Conference on Newborn Hearing Screening (NHS2008), "Beyond Newborn Hearing Screening: Infant and Childhood Hearing in Science and Clinical Practice". Included within this will be a special event / conference on Guidelines Development for Auditory Neuropathy (AN). Further information (email).
9 - 12 July 2008 (Christchurch, New Zealand ), 31st Annual Conference of the New Zealand Audiological Society (NZAS)
21 - 25 July 2008 (Mashantucket, Conneticut, USA ), ICBEN 2008: Noise as a Public Health Problem, the 9th Congress of the International Commission on the Biological Effects of Noise (this congress is held only once every 5 years)
4 September 2008 (Shefield, UK ), British Tinntus Association (BTA) Conference 2008 for Professionals - "The Future Pathway for Tinnitus"
8 - 9 September 2008 (West Lafayette, IN , USA ), 1st International Symposium on Audible Acoustics in Medicine and Physiology, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University.
9 - 11 September 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), British Society of Audiology (BSA) Annual Conference 2008, 'Translating Research into Good Practice', download further details - MS Word document (giving draft programme) and the registration form - MS Word document
18 - 20 September 2008 (Iowa, IA , USA ), 16th Annual Management of the Tinnitus Patient Conference, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinic
18 - 21 September 2008 (Ferrara, Italy ), 14th International Symposium in Audiological Medicine, International Association of Physicians in Audiology (IAPA)
21 - 24 September 2008 (Ferrara, Italy ), 45th Inner Ear Biology (IEB) Workshop
6 - 8 October 2008 (Harrogate, UK ), Electrophysiological Assessment Following Newborn Hearing Screening. Technical aspects of OAE & AABR, includes practical sessions on ABR & ASSR. Brochure - MS Word Document. Further details from Dr Guy Lightfoot (email), CPD: 12 units - BAA, (See also Dr Lightfoot's related course in May)
10 - 27 October 2008 (Virtual Internet Conference, USA ), Audiology 2008: "Cochlear Implants in Children and Adults", conference lectures will be available to view from 10 - 27 October. There will also be live chat sessions at specified times where you can interact with the presenters and other conference participants, ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association), CPD: upto 2.8 CEUs - ASHA (28 professional development hours)
15 - 17 October 2008 (Leipzig, Germany ) 53rd International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians, European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) Congress
15 - 18 October 2008 (Halifax, NS, Canada ) Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) 11th Annual Conference
17 October 2008 (London, UK ), 46th Hallpike Symposium - "Central Vestibular Processing - Translating Research into Practice" , organised by the Hallpike Committee on behalf of BAAP (British Association of Audiovestibular Physicians) for all who are interested in the field of Hearing, Balance, Tinnitus and Communication
7 November 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Cochlear Implants 2008: The State of the Art, The Ear Foundation
20 - 22 November 2008 (Chicago, Illinois, USA ), 2008 American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention
24 - 25 November 2008 (Brighton, UK ), "Sound for a Young Generation", 3rd European Conference on Pediatric Amplification Solutions, Phonak. (Note: Phonak will provide bus transportation from Brighton to Liverpool on 25th November, for those who wish to attend the BAA conference.)
25 - 28 November 2008 (Liverpool, UK ), British Academy of Audiology (BAA) Annual Conference
27 November 2008 (Dusit Thani Manila, Philippines ), 1st Asia-Oceania Association of Audiology Conference
9 December 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), ASSE: Auditory Speech Sound Evaluation, The Ear Foundation
10 December 2008 (Nottingham, UK ), Auditory Neuropathy, The Ear Foundation