Kentucky Academy of Audiology

2023 Annual Conference

September 7-8, 2023
Central Bank Center
Lexington, KY

The Kentucky Academy of Audiology wrapped up an exciting 2023 conference! We hope you were able to join us in Lexington at the newly renovated Central Bank Center. All sessions were recorded and are now available online for pre-registered attendees. If you registered, you would receive an email with instructions on how to watch the videos and submit evaluations for continuing education.

Check back soon for the 2024 Conference date and location announcement!

CE Information

The Kentucky Academy of Audiology is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of .95 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology


06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Fifty Shades of Ethics

Christine L. Stanley; Chief Legal Counsel of Planned Parenthood of Great Northwest, Hawaii, Alaska, Indiana and Kentucky


07:00 AM - 08:00 AM

Registration/Light Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

08:00 AM - 09:30 AM

Academy of Doctors of Audiology Future Initiatives & Latest Trends in Tinnitus

Dr. Jason Leyendecker, ADA President-Elect, and Owner of Audiology Concepts

09:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Networking Break with Exhibitors

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Audiology & Dementia

Tracy Brewer, Baptist Health Lexington

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Networking Lunch/Break with Exhibitors

12:30 PM – 02:00 PM

Legislative Panel Discussion “Update & Forecast”

Amanda Mays Bledsoe, KY State Senator; Stephanie Czuhajewski, MPH, ADA Executive Director; Deanna Frazier Gordon, Au.D., KY State Representative

02:00 PM – 02:30 PM

Networking Break with Exhibitors

02:30 PM – 04:00 PM

Simulated Audiometry: Overview and Promising Applications

Shae Morgan Au.D., Ph.D., CCC-A, University of Louisville

Using Support Personnel

Dr. Elizabeth Rogers, Southeast Kentucky Audiology

04:05 PM – 04:25 PM

KAA Membership Meeting & Final Break with Exhibitors

04:30 PM – 06:00 PM

Animal Audiology & the University of Cincinnati FETCHLAB (Pre-Recorded Session)

Dr. Peter “Skip” Scheifele, Professor & Founder/Executive Director, FETCHLAB (Animal Audiology)

Latest Trends for Amplification

Laura Kearns, WIDEX

06:10 PM