50th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGY MEETING
March 2 - 4, 2023
Scottsdale Plaza Resort
Scottsdale, Arizona

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2023

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

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM: AAS Executive Board Meeting  LAS PALMAS B

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Registration  CONVENTION DESK

THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2023

7:45 AM - 5:00 PM: Registration  CONVENTION DESK

8:00 AM - 10:55 AM: TECHNOLOGY UPDATES (Industry Sponsored Sessions)

8:00 AM - 8:25 AM: First Round / 8:30 AM - 8:55 AM: Repeat of Sessions
9:00 AM - 9:25 AM: Second Round / 9:30 AM - 9:55 AM: Repeat of Sessions
10:00 AM - 10:25 AM: Third Round / 10:30 AM - 10:55 AM: Repeat of Sessions

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM: IRC Sponsored Session  GRAND BALLROOM ABC

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM: Lunch Outdoors  CYPRESS COURT

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM: Poster Session I Setup - Put Up Posters  TERRAZA

1:00 PM - 1:10 PM: Opening Comments  GRAND BALLROOM ABC

René Gifford, PhD, AAS President
Francis Kuk, PhD, AAS President-Elect and Program Chair

1:10 PM - 2:10 PM: Translational Research I  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

Bimodal Neuromodulation for Tinnitus Treatment
Hubert H. Lim, PhD
Professor in Biomedical Engineering and Otolaryngology, Endowed Lions Professorship in Otolaryngology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2:25 PM - 4:40 PM: Concurrent Podium Presentations

PODIUM SESSION I: TBA  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

PODIUM SESSION II: TBA  GRAND BALLROOM DEF,  Moderator: TBA

PODIUM SESSION III: TBA  EL TEATRO,  Moderator: TBA

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM: Carhart Memorial Lecture  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

Communicating Emotional Prosody with Cochlear Implants: Predictors and Mechanisms
Monita Chatterjee, PhD
Senior Scientist & Director, Auditory Prostheses & Perception Laboratory, Center for Hearing & Speech Perception Research, Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, NE

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: 50th Anniversary Celebration (not eligible for CEU)  CYPRESS COURT

FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2023

7:45 AM - 1:30 PM: Registration  CONVENTION DESK

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM: Early Career Research Award Presentation  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

Audiovisual Speech Enhancement: Effects of Development and Hearing Loss
Kaylah Lalonde, PhD
Boystown National Research Hospital, Omaha, NE

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM: Translational Research II - Killion Lecture  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

Auditory Situation Awareness: The Conundrum When Your Life Depends Upon Your Hearing and Your Hearing Depends on Your Hearing Protector
John G. Casali, PhD, CPE
Grado Professor and Director, Auditory Systems Lab, Virginia Tech University and Chief Technology Officer, Hearing, Ergonomics & Acoustics Resources (HEAR), LLC, Blacksburg, VA

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM: Poster Session I Presentations  TERRAZA

Presenters with odd numbered posters should plan to present between 9:30 am - 10:30 am. Presenters with even numbered posters should plan to present between 10:30 am - 11:30 am. Presenters are also free to be available at any other time the poster is on display.

11:30 AM - 11:35 AM: Poster Session I - Take Down Posters  TERRAZA

11:45 AM - 12:45 AM: Awards & Recognitions (not eligible for CEU)  GRAND BALLROOM ABC

Membership Update: René Gifford, PhD, AAS President
Life Achievement Award: Brenda Ryals, PhD, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
Ear and Hearing Editor's Award: TBA
Ear and Hearing Readers' Choice Award: TBA

12:45 PM - 12:50 PM: Poster Session II Setup - Put Up Posters  TERRAZA

12:50 PM - 2:50 PM: Poster Session II Presentations  TERRAZA

Presenters with odd numbered posters should plan to present between 12:50 pm - 1:50 pm. Presenters with even numbered posters should plan to present between 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm. Presenters are also free to be available at any other time the poster is on display.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM: AAS Mentorship Session  GRAND BALLROOM ABC,  Moderator: TBA

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: T35 Session  GRAND BALLROOM ABC

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Happy Hour: Hosted by Mentoring - Students and Postdocs of AAS (spAAS) (not eligible for CEU)  GARDEN TERRACE

SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2023

7:45 AM - 4:15 PM: Registration  CONVENTION DESK

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM: Translational Research III  GRAND BALLROOM DEF,  Moderator: TBA

Avril Genene Holt, PhD
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI

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

PODIUM SESSION IV: TBA  GRAND BALLROOM DEF,  Moderator: TBA 

PODIUM SESSION V: TBA  LA VALENCIA,  Moderator: TBA

PODIUM SESSION VI: TBA  LAS PALMAS,  Moderator: TBA

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

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch Outdoors  CYPRESS COURT

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Special Session: Uncovering Hidden Hearing Loss: Noise Exposure, Tinnitus and Aging  GRAND BALLROOM DEF,  Moderator: TBA

Cochlear Deafferentation in Noise-Induced and Age-Related Hearing Loss
Sharon G. Kujawa, PhD, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

The Hunt for Hidden Hearing Loss
David McAlpine, PhD, Professor of Hearing, Language and the Brain, Academic Director, Macquarie University Hearing, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Noise-Induced Hidden Hearing Loss: What We Can Learn from Military Veterans
Naomi Bramhall, AuD, PhD, VA National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research, Oregon Health & Science University Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Portland, OR

Noise-Induced Hearing Disorders: Hidden and Not-So-Hidden Injuries
Colleen Le Prell, PhD, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM: Summary and Adjournment  GRAND BALLROOM DEF