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CI2024 Vancouver Scientific Program Schedule[Note: All times reflect Pacific Time (PT)]
1:00 PM - 2:15 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Cochlear "The Future of Hearing Healthcare: Innovations in Patient-
Centered Care for Increased Access and Optimized Outcomes" - No CME Credit Provided
Presenters: Lisa Aubert; Terry Zwolan, PhD; Sandra Prentiss, PhD; Sharon Cushing, MD; Daniel Zeitler, MD; Marlan Hansen, MD; Nicholas Benson, AuD, F-AAA; Warren Estabrooks, M.Ed., Dip. Ed. Deaf, LSLS Cert. AVTExhibit Hall A
2:45 PM - 4:00 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Advanced Bionics "Empowered Patients, Efficient Practices" - No CME Credit Provided
Presenters: Michael Harris, MD; Aniket Saoji, PhD; Kelley Dwyer, AuD; Dawn Marsiglia, AuDExhibit Hall A
4:30 PM - 5:45 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: MED-EL "Empowering Auditory Excellence: Insights and Innovations" - No CME Credit Provided (75 minutes)Presenters: Darla Franz, MA; Katelyn Glassman, AuD: Luke Helpard, PhD; Katie Plum, AuD; Richard Gurgel, MDExhibit Hall A
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Cochlear "Inspired by a Lifetime of Hearing Performance: Innovations in Cochlear Implant Technology to Maximize Hearing Potential" - No CME Credit Provided
Presenters: Christine Menapace; Craig Buchman, MD; Viral Tejani, AuD, PhD; Katelyn Berg, AuD, PhD; David Kelsall, MD; Jan JanssenExhibit Hall A
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMPassing Period
8:45 AM - 9:20 AMWelcome and Opening
9:20 AM - 9:50 AMJohn Niparko Memorial Lecture: "Successful Pathways to Outcomes in Bilateral Cochlear Implantation"Ruth Litovsky, PhDExhibit Hall A
9:50 AM - 10:20 AMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-1 OutcomesKristen Lewis, AuD & Daniel Zeitler, MDBallroom A
10:20 AM - 10:29 AMLow Accuracy and High Variability in Clinical Predictions of Speech Recognition Outcomes of Cochlear Implant UsersBerenice Leal, BS
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMValidation of a Revised Hearing Attribute for the Health Utilities Index, Mark 3 in 895 Cochlear Implant Candidates and RecipientsPeter Dixon, MD, MSc
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMThe Association of Social Vulnerability Index and Cochlear Implant Hearing Outcomes: A Single Institution StudyJoshua Sevier, AuD
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMAssessment of the Impact of Social Vulnerability in Navigating Cochlear Implant CareAmritpal Singh, BS
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMHearing outcomes with the Envoy Acclaim Fully Implanted Cochlear ImplantAniket Saoji, PhD
11:10 AM - 11:20 AMQ&A
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-2 Decision Regret and TinnitusKara Leyzac, AuD, PhD & Mona Oster, PhD, CED, LSLS Cert. AVTBallroom B
10:20 AM - 10:29 AMThe importance of realistic outcome expectations in reducing decisional regret after cochlear implantationTheodore McRackan, MD, MSCR
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMExploring Decision Regret and Quality of Life in Adult Cochlear Implant Recipients with Single-Sided DeafnessAdriana Baez Berrios, BS
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMEvaluating Patient Motivation Behind Device Removal in Cochlear Implant PatientsRobert Macielak, MD
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMAn Assessment of Long-term Cochlear Implant Usage in Pediatric Patients with Single-Sided DeafnessRobert Macielak, MD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMTinnitus Suppression By Electrical Stimulation On The PromontoryMario Zernotti, MD, PhD
11:10 AM - 11:20 AMQ&A
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-3 "Telehealth"Jan Larky, MA, AuD & William Shapiro, AuDExhibit Hall A
10:20 AM - 10:29 AMEvaluation of need for annual cochlear implant follow-up visits via app-based, remote self-assessmentsDawn Marsiglia, AuD
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMInnovations in Remote Mapping for Cochlear Implant Patients - A Collaborative Approach Among Health AuthoritiesJolene (Harrington) DiCecco, MSc, RAuD
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMAssessing speech perception using telepractice: Development of the myHEARcheck appColleen Psarros, BAppSc, MSc, PhD
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMImproving Hearing Loss Detection in Rural Communities Using a Tele-Audiology ProgramAlbert Park, MD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMApp-based Self-assessments Have The Potential To Improve Clinical EfficiencyJacob Sulkers, M.Cl.Sc.
11:10 AM - 11:20 AMQ&A
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMPassing Period
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-1 Surgical Issues in Cochlear ImplantationMaura Cosetti, MD & Kassandra Kaminskas, AuDBallroom A
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMOutcomes of Cochlear Implantation in Meniérè’s Disease: Concurrent or Sequential Labyrinthectomy?Arianna Winchester, MD
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMIntraoperative Decision-Making for Revision Cochlear Implantation due to Facial Nerve Stimulation in a Patient with Prior LabyrinthectomyEric Babajanian, MD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMDifficult round window access during cochlear implantation - a simple prediction method utilising preoperative CT imagingJun Wei Sia
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMOutcomes of a Randomized Controlled Trial of Adult Cochlear Implant Recipients using a Lateral Wall or Perimodiolar Electrode ArrayRobert J.S. Briggs, MD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMDevelopment of a New Thorough Cognitive Test for Adults with Severe Hearing ImpairmentVincent Lin, MD, FRCSC
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-2 SSD, Pediatric and AdultDavid Horn, MD & Michelle Kraskin, AuDExhibit Hall A
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMUnderstanding Pediatric Single Sided Deafness - A Retrospective Chart Review for Improved Case Management and InterventionErin Kaufmann, AuD
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMOutcomes of Cochlear Implantation in Children with Single-Sided Deafness in a Multicenter Clinical TrialJill Firszt, PhD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMSingle Sided Deafness and Asymmetric Hearing Loss Cochlear Implant Outcomes in a Private PracticeDanielle Bennett, AuD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMThe Impact of Auditory Rehabilitation Following Cochlear Implantation in Patients with Single Sided DeafnessMohammed Ullah, BS
12:10 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-3 MappingAmy McConkey Robbins, SLP & Doug Sladen, PhDBallroom B
11:30 AM -11:39 AMDynamically Focused Cochlear Implant Stimulation: The Impact of Subject Demographics and Program Settings on Speech PerceptionDietmar Wohlbauer, PhD
11:40 AM -11:49 AMAnatomy-based fitting in experienced cochlear implant users: challenges and opportunitiesAnja Kurz, PD, PhD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMAre artificial intelligence generated MAPs comparable to those obtained using behavioral measures?Allison Biever, AuD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMIndividualized mapping of electric-acoustic stimulation for adult and pediatric cochlear implant recipientsMargaret Dillon, AuD, PhD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMOptimization of frequency maps for SSD CI usersElad Sagi, PhD
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMLunch with Exhibitors
THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2024[Note: All times reflect Pacific Time (PT)]
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-1 CI Delivery ModelRebecca Lewis, AuD & Nancy Mellon, MSBallroom A
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMDevelopment of Living Guidelines for Cochlear Implantation in AdultsCamille Dunn, PhD
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMManagement of Severe Hearing Loss in VeteransDavid Friedmann, MD, MSc
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMPeople Are More Than Just Their Ears: Psychosocial Considerations, and the Role of Social Work in an Adult Cochlear Implant Clinic.Karen Fedirchuk, MA, MSW
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMTime-Driven Activity Based Costing of an Annual Canadian Cochlear Implant ProgramAlice Liu, MD
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMThe Impact of Cochlear Implant Provider Networks on Clinical Practice Efficiency, Access to Care, and Surgical Conversion RatesAlma Jukic, MS
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-2 Sound processor / signal processing considerationsMelissa Hall, AuD & Lindsay Zombek, MSBallroom B
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMClinical-effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of upgrading cochlear implant sound processors in older adults.Paola Incerti, Dr, PhD
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMDo Sound Processor Upgrades Affect Audiologic Outcomes For Cochlear Implant Patients?Khaled Altatoor, MD
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMExploring the Role of Lyrics and Melody in Perceiving Emotional Content in Music: A Comparative Study between Normal-Hearing Individuals and Cochlear Implant UsersSebastien Paquette, PhD
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMCan anatomy-based fitting improve musical perception in cochlear implant users?Luis Lassaletta
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMMethodology and Preliminary Outcomes of Population Mean Mapping Compared to Behavioral MappingSandra Porps, AuD
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-3 "Stump the Experts"Meredith Holcomb, AuD & Daniel Zeitler, MDExhibit Hall A
Panel Members: Joseph Dansie, AuD; Richard Gurgel, MD; Ashley Nassiri, MD, MBA; Sara Neumann, AuD; Mona Oster, PhD, CED, LSLS Cert. AVT
2:30 PM - 2:40 PMPassing Period
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMKeynote: "Cochlear Implantation of Individuals with Asymmetric Hearing Loss and Single-Sided Deafness: Results, Expectations and Gaps in Knowledge"Jill Firszt, PhD
3:10 PM - 3:40 PM"Candidacy, Outcomes, and Management of Cochlear Implants in Patients with Unilateral Hearing Loss" PanelKaren Gordon, AuD and Lisa Park, AuD
Panel Members: Sharon Cushing, MD; Jill Firszt, PhD; Elicia Pillion, AuD
3:40 PM - 4:10 PM
4:10 PM - 5:00 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-1 PerformanceKate Sinks, AuDBallroom A
4:10 PM - 4:14 PMFrom sounds to scenes: Environmental sound comprehension in cochlear implant usersKristin Kozlowski, AuD
4:14 PM - 4:18 PMCochlear Implantation in Children with Down SyndromeElizabeth Tournis, AuD
4:19 PM - 4:23 PMSpatial Hearing Accuracy in Children with Cochlear Implants and Peers with Bilateral Bone Conduction DevicesRobel Alemu, PhD
4:23 PM - 4:27 PMEmotional Responses to Non-speech Sounds in Cochlear Implant UsersErin M. Picou, AuD, PhD
4:28 PM - 4:32 PMInvestigating Time Constants for Optimizing Bimodal Hearing Aid FittingsNikki Mutter, AuD
4:32 PM - 4:36 PMPediatric Cochlear Implant Outcomes in Single Sided Deafness Population: What to Expect in the First YearCara Donahue, AuD
4:37 PM - 4:41 PMManagement of a Cochlear Implant User with Facial Nerve Stimulation and Dizziness While Eating: A Case StudyJordan Alyse Coffelt, AuD
4:41 PM - 4:45 PMEvaluation and Optimizing ESRT in Adult Cochlear Implant RecipientsSara Funatake, AuD
4:46 PM - 4:50 PMEvaluation of cochlear implant candidacy in survivors of childhood cancerJohnnie K. Bass, AuD, PhD
4:50 PM - 4:54 PMFactors influencing performance and device use in children with unilateral hearing loss who use a cochlear implantLisa Park, AuD
4:55 PM - 4:59 PMBilinguals' speech perception of noise vocoded speechDeena Wechsler-Kashi, PhD
4:10 PM - 5:00 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-2 RehabilitationMiriam Featherstone, SLP, AuDBallroom B
4:10 PM - 4:14 PMExploring the Impact of Home Language Exposure on Spanish Outcomes of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Spanish-English Bilingual Children Who Use Cochlear ImplantsSofia Hein Machado
4:15 PM - 4:19 PMThe Impact of Cognitive, Social-Emotional, and Physical Fatigue on Deaf and Hard of Hearing students: The Development of the Fatigue in Educational Contexts SurveyDenyse Hayward, PhD
4:20 PM - 4:24 PMEffectiveness of Educational Program for School-based Professionals and Early Interventionists About Cochlear Implantation for Children with Single Sided DeafnessDenise Thomas, AuD
4:25 PM - 4:29 PMAssociations between Personality Traits and Quality of Life, Usage, or Self-Reported Hearing Ability in Cochlear Implant Users: A Pilot StudyNicholas Stanley, AuD, PhD
4:30 PM - 4:34 PMDoes patient perception align with objective measurements throughout the first year of cochlear implant use?Lauren Longhenry, AuD
4:35 PM - 4:39 PMPsychological preparation of children for cochlear implant surgery construction and validation of an instrumentMidori O. Yamada MD
4:40 PM - 4:44 PMA game for technical ear training in cochlear implant rehabilitationPer Anders Östblad, MS
4:45 PM - 4:49 PMDo adolescents with cochlear implants report higher levels of depression than peers with typical hearing?Skylynn Brown, BS
4:50 PM - 4:54 PMParental Factors Contributing to Technology Wear Time: A Mixed Methods ApproachChelsea Anderson, PhD, MS
4:10 PM - 5:00 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-3 Medical-SurgeryStephanie Moody-Antonio, MDExhibit Hall A
4:10 PM - 4:14 PMUse of realtime electrode navigation technology with inner ear malformations.Cedric Pritchett, MD
4:14 PM - 4:18 PMIncidence of Electrode Contacts in the Functional Acoustic Hearing Region and Impact on Speech Recognition and Long-Term Hearing PreservationNicholas Thompson, MD
4:19 PM - 4:23 PMBilateral Vestibular Weakness in Cochlear Implant CandidatesAllison Reeder, MD
4:23 PM - 4:27 PMiTRAQ-based Identification and Functional Profiling of Target Proteins involved in Cochlear Implant TraumaAdrien Eshraghi, MD
4:28 PM - 4:32 PMWhen is Frail too Frail? Examining the Association between Frailty and Risk of Cochlear Implant ExplantationDiana Hallak, BS
4:32 PM - 4:36 PMCochlear Implantation in Charcot-Marie-Tooth Patients: Speech Perception and Quality of Life.Rodney Diaz, MD, FACS
4:37 PM - 4:41 PMComparison of Two Perimodiolar Electrode Arrays from a Singular Cochlear Implant Manufacturer.Brandy Klann, MA
4:41 PM - 4:45 PM3D printed temporal bone and cochlear model with simulated nerves and blood vessels for improved training of OtolaryngologistsSidney R. Spenser, DO
4:46 PM - 4:50 PMHearing Outcomes Of Lateral Wall Vs Perimodiolar Electrodes Among Unilateral Cochlear Implant RecipientsDavid S. Lee, MD
4:51 PM - 4:55 PMClinical perspectives in implementing imaging based measurements in electrode device selection and device fitting for Electroacoustic Stimulation Candidates.Kassandra-Anne H. Kaminskas, M.Sc., M.Cl.Sc.
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMPoster Session
6:00 PM - 7:15 PMWelcome Reception
FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2024[Note: All times reflect Pacific Time (PT)]
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Symposium: MED-EL "Cutting Edge Technologies to Empower Connection" - No CME Credit Provided
Presenters: Angela Nasto, BS; Kevin Vukovich, MS; Allison Racey, AuD; Jennifer Robinson, MS; Samantha Scharf, AuDExhibit Hall A
8:30 AM - 8:40 AMPassing Period
8:40 AM - 9:30 AMACI Alliance Research, Advocacy and Awareness Initiatives: Moving the Field ForwardExhibit Hall A
9:30 AM - 10:00 AMKeynote: "Maturation of the auditory system requires auditory experience within an early critical period"Andrej Kral, MD, PhDExhibit Hall A
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM"Valuing Listening in Children with Hearing Loss" PanelModerator: Donna Sorkin, MAExhibit Hall A
Panel Members:Maura Berndsen MA, CED, LSLS Cert. AVT, Andrej Kral MD, PhD, Karl White, PhD, Jace Wolfe, PhD
10:30 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-1 Plasticity and MaturationMatthew Fitzgerald, PhD & Meredith Ouellette, MS, SLPBallroom A
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMAssessing Auditory-Visual Synchronization Abilities in Cochlear Implant Users and Individuals with Normal HearingOlivier Valentin, PhD
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMThe relationship between spectral resolution and speech understanding over time for children with cochlear implantsAndrea DeFreese, AuD
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMNeuroplasticity Associated with Cochlear Implantation in Single-Sided DeafnessPhilip Chung
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMQ&A
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMAttention allocation and functional neuroimaging in older adults with and without cochlear implantsMichael Harris, MD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMImpact of Acute Versus Prolonged Auditory Deprivation and Rehabilitation with a Cochlear Implant on Adaptive Head Movements during a Complex, Combined Speech-in-Noise and Localization Task in Single-Sided DeafnessMadison Epperson, MD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMClinical Trial to Expand Cochlear Implant Pediatric IndicationsDenise Thomas, AuD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMTinnitus suppression in SSD CI users is related to cross-modal neural activation.Andrew Dimitrijevic, PhD
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-2 Pediatric and Adolescent OutcomesCedric Pritchett, MD & Uma Soman, PhDBallroom B
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMReading Skills of Children with Cochlear Implants Compared to Typical Hearing PeersSophia Heussner, BS
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMListening and Literacy: Differences in Academic Performance by Hearing Loss StatusDorothy White, PhD
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMDeveloping Opportunities to End Statewide Literacy Epidemic in Children Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing - Lessons Learned Through One Independent PreschoolErica Jones, MS
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMQ&A
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMThe effect of family structure on the cochlear implant experience of children.Ariana Johnson, BS, MD Candidate
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMIntersection of Visual Emotion Recognition and Social Well Being in Adolescents with and without Cochlear ImplantsAndrea Warner-Czyz, PhD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMVoice Emotion Perception In Preschool-Aged Children With Hearing LossMonika-Maria Oster, PhD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMWorking to listen: Developmental impacts on memory and learning in children using cochlear implantsKaren Gordon, PhD
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-3 Disparities and Inequities in Clinical CareTerra Boulse-Archaro, SLP & Matthew Bush, MDExhibit Hall A
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMAssessment of Equitable Representation in Clinical Cochlear Implant Research Participation: A Comparison to Facility- and State-Level DataAmanda Davis, AuD
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMA Multi-Domain National Landscape of Disparities Experienced by Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing (DHH) ChildrenInderpreet Kaur Khalsa, MS
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMEvaluating the Comparative Validity of Spanish and English Assessments in Bilingual, Bilateral Cochlear Implant RecipientsSandra Velandia, AuD
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMQ&A
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMAssociations of Primary Spoken Language with Individual Perception of Hearing-Related DisabilityRebecca Bell, MD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMCase-Control Investigation of Cochlear Implant Candidacy, Clinical Profiles, and Surgical Outcomes in Native American Patients Compared with a Non-Native Cohort in the Southwestern USA.Shawn Stevens, MD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMThe Influence of Social Determinants of Health on the Progression from Cochlear Implant Candidacy to ImplantationEstephania Candelo Gomez, MD, MSc
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMSocial Determinants of Health; Does It Impact Cochlear Implant Performance?Matthew Shew, MD
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMLunch with Exhibitors
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 5-1 Vestibular SchwannomasNicholas Deep, MD & Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, AuD, PhDBallroom A
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMElectrical Auditory Brainstem Response for Intraoperative Monitoring During Simultaneous Vestibular Schwannoma Resection and Cochlear ImplantationShirin Jivani, AuD
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMIntraoperative Electrical Stapedius Reflex Testing is a Reliable Method for Monitoring Cochlear Nerve Integrity during Simultaneous Vestibular Schwannoma Resection and Cochlear ImplantationGhazal Daher, MD
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMProgramming parameters in patients with simultaneous vestibular schwannoma resection and cochlear implantationMaryann Flores Zurrica, AuD
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMCochlear Implantation with Sporadic Inner Ear Schwannomas: An International Multi-Institutional Study of 90 PatientsJohn Marinelli, MD
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMAuditory Brainstem Implant: A Case Study with the MED-EL Synchrony Device for a Patient with Neurofibromatosis Type 2Andrea Overton, AuD
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 5-2 ImagingViral Tejani, AuD & Nancy Young, MDBallroom B
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMPost-Operative Evaluation of Computed Tomography Imaging Following Cochlear ImplantationMax Bergman, MD
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMComplete Cochlear Analysis using Synchrotron Radiation Phase-Contrast ImagingAshley Micuda, BSc
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMThe photon-counting detector CT enters the field of cochlear implantation - Precise investigation of perioperative cochlear analysis by a newly developed imaging techniqueTassilo Mueller-Graff, MD
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMPreoperative Cerebral MRI Abnormalities in Pediatric Cochlear Implant Recipients: How common and how important are they?Magued Mashaly, MD
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMPreoperative Neuroanatomical Features Outperform Non-Neural Features in Predicting Auditory Skills in Chinese-Learning Children with Cochlear ImplantsEmily Shimeng XU, PhD
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 3:10 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum: Part 1 - PediatricsAmy Birath, AuD, MEd & Teresa Caraway, PhDExhibit Hall A
1:40 PM - 1:55 PMUnderstanding Variability in Long-Term Outcomes of Prelingually-Deaf Young Adults Implanted During ChildhoodWilliam G. Kronenberger, PhD
1:55 PM - 2:10 PMStress appraisal and coping responses in preschool cochlear implant usersIrina Castellanos, PhD
2:10 PM - 2:25 PMSpecial Education Eligibility Determination Practices and Perceptions for Preschoolers Using Listening and Spoken LanguageKameron C. Carden, PhD, CCC/SLP, LSLS Cert. AVEd.
2:25 PM - 2:40 PMAccess Challenges Predict Receptive and Expressive Language Performance in Children with Hearing LossEvan J. Patel, MD
2:40 PM - 2:55 PMCaregiver-child language activity pre-implantation predicts children's spoken language outcomesAna Marija Sola, MD
2:55 PM - 3:10 PMQ&A
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
3:10 PM - 3:25 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum Coffee Break with Exhibitors
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions 6-1 SSDRenee Banakis Hartl, MD & Karl White, PhDBallroom A
3:00 PM - 3:09 PMMasking in Sound-Field Speech Audiometry for Single-Sided-Deafness Cochlear Implant UsersElicia Pillion, AuD
3:10 PM - 3:19 PMLocalization and Speech in Noise Performance in a Virtual Reality Test Environment Among Adults with Single-Sided Deafness Using a Cochlear ImplantDoug Sladen, PhD
3:20 PM - 3:29 PMSpatial hearing in CI recipients with single sided deafness: What we learned from EEG and behavioural measurementsJennifer Spiegel, MD
3:30 PM - 3:39 PMInfluence of map settings assigned with behavioral versus objective measures on the binaural hearing of adult cochlear implant users with single-sided deafnessSamantha Scharf, AuD
3:40 PM - 3:49 PMImproving CI satisfaction and performance in CI recipients with single-sided and asymmetrical hearing loss.Allison Biever, AuD
3:50 PM - 4:00 PMQ&A
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions 6-2 Electrode Array DesignAlexandria Mestres, AuD & Andrea Warner Czyz, PhDBallroom B
3:00 PM - 3:09 PMUltra-Low Biofouling Thin Film Zwitterionic Hydrogel Coatings of Cochlear Implants Reduce the Foreign Body Response and Intracochlear Impedance in a Large Animal ModelNir Ben-Shlomo, MD
3:10 PM - 3:19 PMMinimizing Trauma & Optimizing Intracochlear Position with a Novel ShapeMemory Polymer Cochlear Implant Electrode ArrayKenneth Lee, MD, PhD
3:20 PM - 3:29 PMA 12-Month Evaluation of the First Randomized Controlled Trial of the Novel Dexamethasone Eluting Slim Modiolar Electrode (CI632D): Efficacy and Safety Outcomes in a Newly Implanted Adult Population with Bilateral Moderate to Profound Sensorineural Hearing LossDavid Kelsall, MD
3:30 PM - 3:39 PMImpact of Dexamethasone-Eluting Cochlear Implant Array on Longitudinal Electrode Impedance, Electrocochleography, and Electrically Evoked Compound Action Potential MeasuresBruce Gantz, MD
3:40 PM - 3:49 PMFlexible Dexamethasone-Eluting Cochlear Implant Electrode - Longterm ResultsThomas Lenarz, MD, PhD
3:50 PM - 4:00 PMQ&A
3:25 PM - 4:45 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum: Part 2 - AdultsAmy Birath, AuD, MEd & Lindsay Zombek, MSExhibit Hall A
3:30 PM - 3:42 PMPre, 3 & Therapy: how to build an Adult AR programBlair Richlin, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS AVEd
3:42 PM - 3:54 PMComputer-based Auditory Training by New Adult Cochlear Implant Recipients Yields Durable Improvements in Cochlear Implant Quality of LifeJames R. Dornhoffer, MD
3:54 PM - 4:06 PMAdult Aural Rehabilitation: A Collaborative Model for SLPs and Audiologists on a Hospital-Based Cochlear Implant TeamMichelle Havlik, MHS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT Speech
4:06 PM - 4:18 PMSocial Networks and Quality of Life in Adult Cochlear Implant UsersTerrin N. Tamati, PhD
4:18 PM - 4:30 PMStarting an Adult Aural Rehabilitation ProgramLindsay Zombek, MS
4:30 PM - 4:45 PMQ&A
4:00 PM - 4:10 PMPassing Period
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMConcurrent Sessions 7-1 Assessment and Outcomes in the ElderlyKelley Dwyer, AuD & Aaron Moberly, MDBallroom A
4:10 PM - 4:19 PMClinical Applications of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment in CI Candidacy Evaluations and Subsequent CareOlivia Piper, AuD
4:20 PM - 4:29 PMSpeech Outcomes for Elderly Cochlear Implant Patients That Qualify In NoiseAlissa Knickerbocker, AuD
4:30 PM - 4:39 PMModified 5-Item Frailty Index is Associated with Adult Perioperative Cochlear Implant Hearing OutcomesTerence Imbery, MD
4:40 PM - 4:49 PMAmyloid and Tau Proteins: Potential Perilymph Biomarkers for Cochlear Implant Performance?Amit Walia, MD
4:50 PM - 4:59 PMSimultaneous Ipsilateral Labyrinthectomy and Cochlear Implantation: A New Paradigm in the Management of Patients with Refractory Ménière’s DiseaseLisa Zhang, MD
5:00 PM - 5:10 PMQ&A
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMConcurrent Sessions 7-2 Robotics-Assisted Cochlear ImplantationKevin D. Brown, MD, PhD & Kimberly Peters, PhD, AuD, SLPBallroom B
4:10 PM - 4:19 PMInitial Experience with Robotics-Assisted Cochlear Implantation in Pediatric Patients with Concurrent Insertion TelemetryAlexander Claussen, MD
4:20 PM - 4:29 PMInitial Clinical Experience With Robot-assisted Electrode Insertion During Cochlear ImplantationClemens Stihl, Dr. med.
4:30 PM - 4:39 PMPreservation of Functional Acoustic Hearing Comparing Manual and Robotic Insertion of Cochlear ImplantsBruce Gantz, MD
4:40 PM - 4:49 PMFirst experiences with intraoperative insertion force measurement in cochlear implant surgeryGeorg Bottcher-Rebmann, M.Sc.
4:50 PM - 4:59 PMImproving electrode position of perimodiolar electrodes with the support of fluoroscopy and NRT thresholds under use of a surgical robotRolf Salcher, MD
5:00 PM - 5:10 PMQ&A
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum Continue the Conversation
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Advanced Bionics "Sonova Synergies: The Power of the AB + Phonak Partnership" - No CME Credit ProvidedPresenters: Andrea Overton, AuD; Kevin Zhan, MD; Amy Ng, MSc; Tony Spahr, PhDExhibit Hall A
8:30 - 8:40 AMPassing Period
8:40 AM - 8:55 AMClosing Plenary: “Cochlear Implants and the Future of Hearing Health Care”Debara Tucci, MD, MS, MBAExhibit Hall A
8:55 - 9:10 AMPassing Period
9:10 AM - 10:10 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-1 Pharmacological Therapy *Barbara Hecht, PhD & Jay Rubenstein, MD, PhDBallroom A
9:10 AM - 9:25 AMDevelopment of AK-OTOF Gene Therapy for Otoferlin Gene-mediated Hearing LossAaron Tward, MD, PhD
9:26 AM - 9:41 AMTentative: Early Outcomes from the Regeneron TrialPeter Weber, MD
9:42 AM - 9:51 AMEarly Preservation of Residual Hearing Six Weeks Post Cochlear™ Nucleus® CI622 Implantation and Detection of SENS-401 in Perilymph: Findings from a Phase IIa Clinical Trial Investigating Repeated Oral Administration of SENS-401 in Implanted PatientsStephen O'Leary, MD, PhD
9:52 AM - 10:01 AMExpression of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) in the Human Temporal Bone and Its Implication on Cochlear Implantation under Local AnesthesiaAdam Xiao, MD, PhD
10:01 AM - 10:10 AMQ&A* Note: In accordance with the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals (PhRMA Code), CME/CEU cannot be provided for this session.
9:10 AM - 10:10 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-2 Pediatric and Adolescent OutcomesJennifer Coto, PhD & Bridget Scott-Weich, EdD, NBC, LSLS Cert. AVEdExhibit Hall A
9:10 AM - 9:19 AMEarly Shape Based Noun Knowledge Predicts Vocabulary & Language Development in Children using CIsIvette Cejas, PhD
9:20 AM - 9:29 AMDeveloping Single-Word Vocabulary to Accelerate Acquisition of Spoken LanguageBetsy Brooks, EdD
9:30 AM - 9:39 AMUsing Electrophysiology to Assess Language Processing in Cochlear Implant Using ChildrenDavid Corina, PhD
9:40 AM - 9:49 AMLanguage Skills Predict Spelling, Decoding, and Vocabulary Among DHH Elementary SchoolersElaine Smolen, PhD, CED, LSLS Cert. AVEd
9:50 AM - 9:59 AMTheory of Mind Acquisition in Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children who use Listening and Spoken Language: Exploring Individual and Environmental FactorsBrynne Powell, MED, MPH
10:00 AM - 10:10 AMQ&A
9:10 AM - 10:10 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-3 CI Service Delivery ModelJulie Arenberg, AuD, PhD & Jacob Hunter, MDBallroom B
9:10 AM - 9:19 AMLeveraging Artificial Intelligence Chatbot to Generate Cochlear Implant Insurance Appeal LetterSi Chen, MD
9:20 AM - 9:29 AMEnhancing Cochlear Implant Utilization: Overcoming Barriers in a Diverse Tertiary Academic Community-Based CenterSneha Chauhan, BS
9:30 AM - 9:39 AMTeamwork isn’t just dreamwork: An intentional, evidence-based approach to building and maintaining an effective teamSarah Sydlowski, AuD, PhD, MBA
9:40 AM - 9:49 AMFeasibility and Application of Early Activation after Cochlear Implant SurgeryScott Brown, MD
9:50 AM - 9:59 AMEarly Aural Rehabilitation for Adult Cochlear Implant Recipients: A Collaborative Care ModelTessa Hixon, MS CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT
10:00 AM - 10:10 AMQ&A
10:10 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Sessions 9-1 Hearing PreservationLarry Lustig, MD & Christine Turgeon, AuD, PhDBallroom A
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMBehavioral Responses to Supra-Threshold Stimuli During Awake Cochlear Implantation: A Novel Technique to Optimize Hearing PreservationKarl Khandalavala, MD
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMIntracochlear Flushing Reduces Tissue Response To Cochlear ImplantationTayla Razmovski, PhD
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMAmplitude Parameters are Predictive of Hearing Preservation in a Randomized Controlled Trial of Intracochlear Electrocochleography During Cochlear Implant SurgeryMichael Harris, MD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMSpeech perception impacts of electrode proximity to functional acoustic hearing in electric-acoustic cochlear implant users.Kevin Brown, MD, PhD
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMCochlear Implants in Children with Partial Hearing: data from 10-year UK collaborationHannah Ager, BMedSci Speech Science
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMQ&A
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Sessions 9-2 PediatricSharon Cushing, MD, MSc, FRCSC & Dakota Sharp, AuDExhibit Hall A
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMRisk of Complications after Pediatric Cochlear Implantation: A Retrospective Multinational Database AnalysisHeather Smith, BM
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMFactors Influencing Pediatric Cochlear Implant Device UseErika Gagnon, AuD
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMImpact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cochlear Implant Device Use and Habilitation in Pediatric Recipients: A Retrospective AnalysisKathryn Tonkovich, AuD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMA systematic review and meta-analysis examining outcomes of cochlear implantation in children with bilateral cochlear nerve deficiencyJay Maturi, BS
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMRelationship between objective measures and subjective long term outcomes in children with Auditory Brainstem ImplantRanjith Rajeswaran, MASLP
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMQ&A
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Session 9-3 Complex Conversations Coinciding with Complex Care PanelBrian Westerberg, MD FRCSC MHScBallroom B
Panel Members: Ivette Cejas, PhD; Karen Fedirchuk, MSW, RSW; Gillian Liberman, MSW RSW; Aaron Moberly, MD; Josh Sevier, AuD
11:30 - 11:40 AMPassing Period
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-1 Intraoperative Electrophysiologic Cochlear Implant TestingKeri Colio, AuD & Fred Telischi, MDBallroom A
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMImproving real-time feedback during cochlear implantation: considering response ratios and phaseChristofer Bester, PhD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMImproved Cochlear Implant Performance Prediction using Tonotopic-based ElectrocochleographyAmit Walia, MD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMIntraoperative testing during Cochlear implant Surgery the utility of the Nucleus SmartNav system.Peter Monksfield, MB ChB, MSc, FRCS
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMComparisons of Intraoperative Transimpedance Matrix Recordings vs Intraoperaitve X-rays in Detecting Tip-Foldovers: A Multicenter StudyViral Tejani, AuD, PhD
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMSpread of Excitation - Is it really predictive of tip fold-over?Brianna Chai, AuD
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-2 PediatricIvette Cejas, PhD & Sarah Coulthurst, AuDBallroom B
11:40 AM - 11:49 AM‘Slow No’ and ‘Careful Yes’: Development of a predicted outcome scale to inform complex decision makingHannah Ager, BMedSci Speech Science
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMEffect of Cochlear Implantation on Listening-Related Fatigue in Non-Traditional Pediatric Cochlear Implant CandidatesLoren Nelson, BS
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMThe Effect of Auditory Status on Child-reported Quality of LifeLindsey Carriker, AuD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMOne year of universal screening for congenital cytomegalovirus in Minnesota: an update.Abby Meyer, MD, MPH
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMThe Impact of a Patient Navigator on Time to Intervention for Deaf and Hard of Hearing ChildrenMichael Lindeborg, MD
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-3 Audiologic OutcomesAmy Birath, AuD, MEd & Jolie Fainberg, AuDExhibit Hall A
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMRetrospective review of insufficient cochlear implant magnet retentionNicole Raia, ScD
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMSpeech Recognition Outcomes of a Clinical Trial Investigating Expanded Indications for Cochlear ImplantationMargaret Richter, AuD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMAudiologic Outcomes of Cochlear Implantation in the Early Post-Activation PeriodKate Johnson, AuD
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMSocial participation and functional outcomes in long-term cochlear implant users.Louise Duchesne, PhD
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMTBDTBD
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
12:40 PMMeeting Adjourns