August 18-19, 2022
Hilton Lexington Downtown
Lexington, KY

Join your colleagues from across the region as the Kentucky Academy of Audiology returns to Lexington KY for our 2022 Annual Meeting at the Hilton Downtown. After an exciting year that included the passage of House Bill 95 and KAA successfully securing the removal of the requirement for audiologists to hold a separate dispensing license we look forward to seeing everyone in-person for our annual meeting. Conference organizers will apply for .15 CEUs for this activity.

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Hotel Information

Hilton Lexington Downtown
369 W Vine St
Lexington, KY 40507

The Kentucky Academy of Audiology has secured a group rate of $129 per night plus taxes. Attendees should call 1-859-231-9000 and reference the Kentucky Academy of Audiology Room Block, or click here to make your reservations online.

Continuing Education 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 1.5 CEUs/1.4 Tier 1 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.


7:00 AM – 6:00 PM Registration

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Cochlear Implants
Christopher Frisch, MD

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Audiological Management of COVID-19 Survivors
Robert M. DiSogra, AuD

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break With Exhibitors

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Cognition & Hearing: Importance of Cognitive Screening in Audiology
Abigail Sweeney, AuD

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Thinking Beyond the Hearing Aid - Unbundling Made Easy
Erica Person, AuD

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Responding to Evolutionary Changes in Hearing Care
Ian Windmill, PhD, FAAA

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM THRIVE
Cheryl Vanderford, PA-C

3:30PM – 4:00 PM Break With Exhibitors

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Best Practices in Audiology: Ethics, Business, and Confidentiality
Jonas S. Bastien, McBrayer PLLC

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Educating Ourselves About Educational Audiology
Casey Rutledge Roof, Au.D.

7:00 AM – 5:00 PM Registration

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM KAA Member Meeting

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Auditory Processing: Evaluation and Management
Jennifer Shinn, PhD, CCC-A

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Break With Exhibitors

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Billing and Coding: Considerations for Change in the Present and the Future
Deb Abel, AuD

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM The Audiology Project
Kathy Dowd, Au.D.

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch & Poster Session

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Don't Fan the Flames: How to Stop Employee Burnout in It's Tracks
Keith Suits

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Utilizing Audiology Assistants in Busy Clinics
Deb Abel, Au.D.

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Break With Exhibitors

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Testing Patients with Behavioral Issues
Laura Ferguson



The Kentucky Academy of Audiology promotes quality hearing and balance care by advancing the profession of Audiology through leadership, advocacy, education, public awareness and support of research.

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