Upcoming Events - Frankfurt

Hearing well and being well – a strong scientific connection

Thursday, November 14, 2019

 
18:00 - 20:00
Welcome Reception

Friday, November 15, 2019


Conference Opening
 
9:00 - 9:40 Welcome & Introduction: Hearing well and being well - A strong scientific connection
Sophia Kramer (NL) & Markus Meis (DE)
 
 

Session I: Well-being, emotion, and social aspects

Moderator: Sophia Kramer (NL)

9:40 - 10:20
Keynote 1: Boosting emotional well being in older adults: The role of hearing health care
Barbara Weinstein (US)
10:20 - 10:50
The role of emotion in hearing rehabilitation
Gurjit Singh (CA)
10:50 - 11:20
Coffee Break
11:20 - 11:50
How hearing loss and hearing aid usage affect communication behaviour
Markus Meis (DE)
11:50 - 12:20
The key role of families in hearing well and being well
Louise Hickson (AU)
12:20 - 13:20
Lunch
13:20 - 13:50
Importance of cognition in “cocktail-party” listening
Hartmut Meister (DE)
13:50 - 14:20
Session discussion
Sophia Kramer (NL) & Markus Meis (DE)
 

Session II: Cognition, listening effort and mental load

Moderator: Markus Meis (DE)

14:20 - 15:00 Keynote 2: Introduction to the connection between hearing & cognition
Elke Kalbe (DE)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:10 What is listening effort and how do we measure it?
Erin Picou (US)
16:10 - 16:40 Clinical implementation of a listening effort measure (ACALES)
Melanie Krueger (DE)
16:40 - 17:10 Please try harder! The influence of hearing status and evaluative feedback during listening on the pupil dilation response, saliva-cortisol and saliva alpha-amylase levels
Adriana Zekveld (NL)
18:30 Phonak Dinner

Saturday, November 16, 2019

 
9:00 - 9:10
Announcements & Introductions
9:10 - 9:40
Hearing loss and fatigue
Graham Naylor (UK)
9:40 - 10:10 Stigma associated with hearing loss and ageism: An obstacle to audiologic rehabilitation
Jean-Pierre Gagné (CA)
10:10 - 10.30
Session discussion
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
 
 

Session III: eHealth and rehabilitation

Moderator: Sophia Kramer (NL)

11:00 - 11:40
Keynote 3: eAudiology Hearing Aid Support: Considerations for clinical application and implementation
Gina Angley (US)

11:40 - 12:10
Ecological momentary assessment and its potential as future clinical tool in audiology
Barbra Timmer (AU)
12:10 - 12:40
Real-time real-life measurements
Inga Holube (DE)
12:40 - 13:40 Lunch
13:40 - 14:10
Knowledge is power: Empowering hearing aid users to self-manage their hearing loss in the digital age
Melanie Ferguson (AU)
14:10 - 14:40
Using photovoice as a tool for audiological rehabilitation
Gaby Saunders (DK)
14:40 - 15:10
Using e-health to support hearing aid users and non-hearing aid users with their hearing problems- HearSupport and HEAR-aware
Marieke Pronk (NL)
15:10 - 15:40
Balance and fall prevention – what role does hearing play?
Sigrid Scherpiet (DE)
15:40 - 16:00
Session discussion & Closing