Audiology Town Hall, February 21 2023 (Open to all audiologists)
Save the Date: Tuesday, February 21, 6:15 pm to 7:15pm
What: “The Integration of Students into Advocating for AHCCCS Hearing Healthcare and Device Coverage for Adults.”
- Please join us for our Virtual Audiology Town Hall on Tuesday, February 21, from 6:15 to 7:15pm. Dr. Thomas Muller and Dr. Erica Hansen, from The University of Arizona Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences will share with us their ongoing project at the University of Arizona with 2nd year AuD students. They will discuss the outline of the project, including the goals and timeline, the impact of untreated hearing loss in the adult population, state models and cost analysis. A brief Q & A will follow the presentation.
- Jennifer Casteix, MS, CCC-SLP, Government Affairs Chair of ArSHA will give a legislative update on SB1016 (AHCCCS; speech pathology) and SB1017 (AHCCCS; cochlear implants). She will also discuss “Friendraising” at the Capitol to be scheduled in April.
We will have a participant drawing for Amazon and Starbucks gift cards and a free $95.00 registration to the Audiology Track on April 1st at the 2023 ArSHA Convention (March 31- April 1).
Register for the Audiology Town Hall at the following link: https://www.arsha.org/membership-form/#/event-registration/townhall-1018