Now more than ever, advocacy is essential to the continued growth of the profession of audiology. Advocacy can be cumbersome and, at times, an intimidating process for students and professionals. Below is a series of videos highlighting members of the professional community sharing their experiences with audiology advocacy. The goal of the #AuDvocacy Campaign is to provide sutdents and professionals with an opportunity to learn how to engage in advocacy and become their own advocates.
This video features Dr. Josh Sevier, an audiologist at Boys Town National Research Hospital, who recently became involved in advocacy-based initiatives at the state level. Learn about the trials and tribulations, as well as the successes of Dr. Sevier's advocacy journey.
Interviewer: Liz Marler, SAA-President Elect, 2017-2018
This video features Lynsey Ralston, a third year AuD student at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Lynsey discusses why she is choosing audiology as a career choice and her audiology advocacy project.
Interviewer: Goldie Pappan, Member of the 2017-2018 SAA Public Outreach Committee