VA R&D22nd Annual Appalachian Spring Conference

AV REAP

June 11-12, 2015

 

 Aging of the Hearing and Balance Systems


Principles of Caring for Older Adults
Barbara Weinstein, PhD. City University of New York

Aging and Speech Communication: The Role of Auditory Processing
Larry Humes, PhD. Indiana University       


The Effect of Aging on Benefit from Basic and Premium Hearing Aid Technology
Jani Johnson PhD. University of Memphis

 

Healthy Aging and Hearing Loss
Barbara Weinstein, PhD., City University of New York

Effects of Age on Vestibular and Balance Systems
Faith Akin, PhD., Courtney Hall, PhD., Owen Murnane, PhD., and Kristal Riska, PhD.; James H. Quillen VAMC, Mountain Home, TN and East Tennessee State University   

 

Dual Sensory Loss
Katharina Echt, PhD. Birmingham/Atlanta Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Centers; Emory University

Sponsored by:

Auditory  Vestibular Research Enhancement Award Program

 

James H. Quillen VA Medical Center

Mountain Home, Tennessee

 

For more information contact:

Genevieve Alexander, M.A.

423.926.1171 ext. 7573

 Genevieve.Alexander@va.gov

or

Jeanne Lilly, M.A

423.926.1171 ext. 7555

 Jeanne.Lilly@va.gov