Schedule & Program

45th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGY MEETING
March 1 – 3, 2018
Scottsdale, Arizona

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Ear & Hearing Editorial Board Meeting

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM: AAS Executive Board Meeting

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Early Registration 

THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM: Registration 

8:00 AM - 11:55 AM: TECHNOLOGY UPDATES (Industry Sponsored Sessions)

8:00 AM - 8:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 1

8:00 AM - 8:25 AM First Round
8:30 AM – 8:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

9:00 AM – 9:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 2

9:00 AM – 9:25 AM  First Round
9:30 AM – 9:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

10:00 AM – 10:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 3

10:00 AM – 10:25 AM  First Round
10:30 AM – 10:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

11:00 AM – 11:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 4

11:00 AM – 11:25 AM  First Round
11:30 AM – 11:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch

12:55 PM - 1:10 PM: Poster Session I Setup - Put Up Posters

1:10 PM - 1:30 PM: Opening Comments

Anil Lalwani, MD, AAS President
Robert Burkard, PhD, President-Elect and Program Chair

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM: Translational Research I 

2:45 PM - 4:45 PM: Concurrent Podium Presentations

PODIUM SESSION I

PODIUM SESSION II

PODIUM SESSION III

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM: Carhart Memorial Lecture 

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Opening Reception 

FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2018

7:30 AM - 3:00 PM: Registration

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM: Young Investigator Research Presentation

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM: Poster Session I Presentations 

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Translational Research II

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Poster Session I - Take Down Posters

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM: Awards Luncheon

Membership Update: Anil Lalwani, MD, AAS President
Life Achievement Award: TBA
Ear and Hearing Editor's Award: TBA

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM: Poster Session II Setup - Put Up Posters

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM: Poster Session II Presentations

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM: NIDCD Research Presentation 

NIDCD Funding Opportunities for Students and Young Investigators
Dr. Alberto Rivera-Rentas
NIDCD, NIH

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM: AAS Social Event - TBA

SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2018

7:30 AM – 4:30 PM: Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM: Translational Research III 

9:15 AM - 12:15 PM: Concurrent Podium Presentations

PODIUM SESSION IV

PODIUM SESSION V

PODIUM SESSION VI

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM: Poster Session II - Take Down Posters

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Special Session

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM: Summary and Adjournment