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Otology-Audiology Program


 

 Accordion

 

 Saturday, February 3, 2018

3:00-5:00pm

Registration at Conference Center (lower level of Vail Marriott)

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 Sunday, February 4, 2018

6:30-7:00am: Registration & Breakfast

7:00-9:00am: Combined Session: Management of Chronic Ear Disease – Bruce Gantz

 

7:00-7:05am

Welcome – Kenny Chan

7:05-7:20am

Recurrent and Residual Cholesteatoma Risk Analysis in a Large Series of Patients – Juan Chiossone

7:20-7:35am

Getting Started with Endoscopic Surgery – Walter Kutz

7:35-7:50am

Quality of Life of Patients After Surgery for Chronic Otitis Media – Joost van Dinther

7:50-8:05am

The Impact and Management of Cipro-resistant Bacteria in Chronic Otitis – James Saunders

8:05-9:00am

Panel - Management of the Chronic Ear – Moderator: Bruce Gantz;

Panelists: Joost van Dinther, Georg Sprinzl, James Saunders, Juan Chiossone, Walter Kutz

 

 

1:45-2:00pm

Coffee Break

2:00-4:00pm: Translational Research I – Sue Kinnamon & Katie Rennie

2:00-2:20pm

Solitary Chemosensory Cells Drive Type 2 Inflammation in the Upper Airways – Noam Cohen

2:20-2:40pm

Sinus IgD – wait, what? – Vijay Ramakrishnan

2:40-3:00pm

Chemical Receptors of the Larynx in Mouse and Human – Marie Jette

3:00-3:20pm

Iatrogenic Dysguesias: Biological Basis of Taste Dysfunction – Tom Finger

3:20-3:40pm

Oral Microbiome and Metabolome in Head and Neck Cancer – Shi-Long Lu

3:40-4:00pm

Sound Localization Circuit Deficits in Fragile X Syndrome – Liz McCullagh

 

 

4:30pm

Super bowl Reception in Conference Lobby

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 Monday, February 5, 2018

6:30-7:00am: Registration & Breakfast

7:00-9:00am: Translational Research II – Sue Kinnamon & Katie Rennie

7:00-7:20am

What is the Function of Synaptic Ribbons? – Tony Ricci

7:20-7:40am

Hair Bundle Stimulation Modality Modifies Adaptation Manifestations – Anthony Peng

7:40-8:00am

Nature or Nurture: The Role of Experience on the Development of Spatial Hearing – Dan Tollin

8:00-8:20am

Brain Changes and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults with Hearing Loss – Anu Sharma

8:20-8:40am

Otitis Media Susceptibility and Middle Ear Microbial Shifts due to Gene Variants – Regie Santos-Cortez

8:40-9:00am

Clinical and Research Measurements of the Acoustic Reflex Threshold – Nathaniel Greene

 

 

3:30-4:00pm

Coffee Break

4:00-6:00pm: Vestibular & Skull Base – Stephen Cass

4:00-4:20pm

Deciphering Direction Changing Positional Nystagmus – Carol Foster

4:20-4:40pm

Transmastoid versus Middle Fossa Approach for Repair of Superior Semicircular Dehiscence – Seth Schwartz

4:40-5:00pm

Vestibular Prehabiliation for Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery – Alexander Huber

5:00-5:20pm

Acoustic Neuroma Management – Rick Friedman

5:20-5:40pm

Compliance Rates in Vestibular Schwannoma Patients Opting for 'Wait-and-Scan' – Daniel Zeitler

5:40-6:00pm

Simultaneous Acoustic Neuroma Resection and Cochlear Implantation: The Role of E-ABR – Christoph Arnoldner

 

 

6:30pm

Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall

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 Tuesday, February 6, 2018

6:30-7:00am: Registration & Breakfast

7:00-9:00am: Cochlear Implants I – Samuel Gubbels

7:00-7:15am

Acoustic and Electric Speech Processing Update – Bruce Gantz

7:15-7:30am

A New Method for Electrophysiological Detection of Electrode Tip-Foldovers in Patients with Cochlear Implants – Andrzej Zarowski

7:30-7:45am

Post-operative Imaging Following Cochlear Implantation – Oliver Adunka

7:45-8:00am

Cochlear Implant Imaging and Inner Ear Anomalies – Elina Kari

8:00-8:15am

Cochlear Implantation of the Elderly and Very Old Patients – Heidi Olze

8:15-8:30am

Evaluation of the Subjective and Objective Music Perception Discrimination Skills and Self-Awareness for Cochlear Implant Recipients Before and After Music Therapy – Astrid Magele

8:30-8:45am

Antibiotics After Cochlear Implant Surgery: Are They Necessary? – Seth Schwartz

8:45-9:00am

Quality of Life in Single-Sided Deadness after Cochlear Implantation – Georg Sprinzl

 

 

3:30-4:00pm

Coffee Break

4:00-6:00pm: Cochlear Implants II – Herman Jenkins

4:00-4:15pm

Findings in Intraoperative ECoG During Cochlear Implantation – Alexander Huber

4:15-4:30pm

Intracochlear Changes Due to Electrode Insertion – Oliver Adunka

4:30-4:45pm

Causes and Management of Hearing Loss After Cochlear Implantation – Bruce Gantz

4:45-5:00pm

Long-term Outcomes with Slim Perimodiolar Cochlear Implant Electrode – Jacques Herzog

5:00-5:15pm

Complex Outcome Measurement in Patients with Cochlear Implants and Single-Sided Deafness – Heidi Olze

5:15-5:30pm

Single-Sided Deafness Treatment with Cochlear Implants and Bone Conductive Implants – Piotr Skarzynski

5:30-5:45pm

ADHear – First Results from Vienna – Wolf Dieter Baumgartner

5:45-6:00pm

Light-Driven Contact Hearing Aid: Is it Worth the Trouble? – Jack Shohet

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 Wednesday, February 7, 2018

6:30-7:00am: Registration & Breakfast

7:00-9:00am: Pediatric Ear & Cochlear Implants – Stephen Cass

7:00-7:17am

Failure Rate in Pediatric Cochlear Implantation and Hearing Results Following Revision Surgery – Brian Perry

7:17-7:34am

Cochlear Implantation for Children and Adolescents with Single-Sided Deadness – Daniel Zeitler

7:34-7:51am

Steroid Releasing Hydrogels in an Animal Model of Cochlear Implantation: Why and When? – Christoph Arnoldner

7:51-8:08am

How to Diagnose and Treat the Child with CMV-Induced Hearing Loss – Albert Park

8:08-8:25am

Delayed Maturation of the Auditory Pathways in a Population of 1367 NICU Neonates – Andrzej Zarowski

8:25-8:42am

Hearing Preservation in Partial Deafness Treatment in Children – Piotr Skarzynski

8:42-9:00am

Otological Education Impact on a Better Cochlear Implant Surgery Outcome – Juan Chiossone

 

 

3:30-4:00pm

Coffee Break


4:00-6:00pm: Audiology & Hearing Sciences – Melinda Anderson

4:00-4:20pm

Pediatric Single-Sided Deafness Rehabilitation – Stacy Claycomb

4:20-4:40pm

The NIH ValEAR CMV Clinical Trial: An Update – Albert Park

4:40-5:00pm

Ten Years of Hearing Evaluation after Referral from Neonatal Hearing Screening – Andrzej Zarowski

5:00-5:20pm

Speech in Noise Assessment in Toddlers and Preschoolers – Angela Bonino

5:20-5:40pm

Measurement of Subjective Perception of Dizziness in the Clinic – Laura Campos

5:40-6:00pm

Using Hearing Aid Metrics – Melinda Anderson

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 Thursday, February 8, 2018

7:00-9:00am: Hearing Technologies & General Otology – Herman Jenkins

7:00-7:20am

VEMP Safety – Cory Portnuff

7:20-7:40am

Middle Ear Implantable Hearing Device Results in Cochlear Implant Candidates – C.Y. Joseph Chang

7:40-8:00am

Routine Audiology and Cochlear Implant Indications – Samuel Gubbels

8:00-8:20am

Minimally Invasive Bone Conduction Implant Surgery – Jack Wazen

8:20-8:40am

Post-stapedectomy Vertigo – Jeffrey Vrabec

8:40-9:00am

Flat Panel CT for Cochlear Implant Electrode Imaging: Comparison to Multi-Detector CT – Samuel Gubbels

Meeting Adjourned

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