AAA 2023 – SAA Conference

Sheraton Grand Ballroom AB, 2nd Floor
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The SAA Conference provides in-depth and hands-on education and experiences to supplement audiology program curriculum offered across the nation. Past topics have included ototoxicity, auditory brain stem implants, pediatrics, cochlear implant candidacy, vestibular testing, salary negotiating, networking opportunities, and more.

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Official Sponsor

National SAA members receive discounted registration rates. When registering for AAA 2023+HearTECH Expo, add the SAA Conference to your student member registration. There is an additional cost of $40 to attend the SAA Conference.

Schedule of Events

10:00 am Welcome
10:10 am Sponsor Welcome
10:20 am Break
10:30 am

The Basics of Tinnitus: Setting the Patient Up for Success
Presented by Jason Leyendecker, AuD

11:20 am Break
11:30 am Bibbity-Bobbity-Billing: The Magic of Getting Paid for Your Services
Presented by Anna Jilla, AuD, PhD
12:30 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Cochlear Implant Hands-On Workshop
2:30 pm Break
2:40 pm

Externship Student Panel
Presented by Alexis Leiderman, Marjorie Meyer, Jasmin Rodriguez

3:25 pm Externship Preceptor Panel
Presented by Rachel Allgor, AuD; Daniel Romero, AuD, PhD; Devon Weist, AuD
4:00 pm Concluding Remarks

SAA Mix and Mingle

All SAA Conference attendees are encouraged to attend the SAA Mix and Mingle, sponsored by Starkey, after the conference. The SAA Mix and Mingle is a student networking event open to all student attendees. It will be located in the Grand Ballroom Prefunction Space, also located on the second floor of the Sheraton, from 4:00-5:30 pm. There is no additional cost to attend the SAA Mix and Mingle.

Izabela Jamsek

"Audiology is people. Being able to meet the people who make all of these things happen and move our profession forward inspires me to be able to do the same."

Izabela Jamsek
Ohio State University