Friday, February 22, 2019
11:30a – 7:00p
Registration Desk Opens
12:00p – 1:00p
Walk, Learn & Earn* (1 CE)
*Attendees will receive a special Trade Show CE punch card. As you walk through the hall and visit with exhibitors, get the card marked by each vendor and when your CE card is complete, drop it off at the IHS desk.
1:00p – 3:00p
Thriving in a Post-OTC World (2 CE)
Join Max Stanley Chartrand, Ph.D., CSP as we explore the PCAST recommendations, which portend to bring significant disruption into the marketplace. Will it unleash an army of unlicensed salespeople selling OTC devices with no regulatory oversight? We’ll talk about the preservation of FDA regulations, preserving consumer safety, and how we can help stop the implementation of further erosion of our industry’s standard of care.
3:30p – 5:30p
Management of Tinnitus in Dispensing Practice (2 CE)
Max Stanley Chartrand, Ph.D., CSP will discuss the methodology for measuring tinnitus on standard audiometric equipment and the utilization of four amplification strategies: Auditory Reattention, Environmental Masking, Residual Inhibition & Stress Relief. Materials, methods, and programming strategies necessary for a dynamic tinnitus and amplification program.
5:30p – 7:00p
Networking Reception with Exhibitors
Network with colleagues and industry supporters from across the state. See the latest from companies such as Beltone, Starkey, Oticon, ITAC, Assistive Hearing Systems, Nupur Technologies, Otometerics, Miracell, Cochlear Americas, ReSound, CaptionCall, and Signa USA. We would like to thank our sponsors for making events like this possible! Final call for the IHS Silent Auction as well.
7:00p – 9:30p
Late Night with IHS
Enjoy the view of the town at night from the top of the Wyndham Hotel. Stay for a drink and live entertainment on us.