19. Annual Conference on Management of the Tinnitus Patient
Place : The University of Iowa / United States
Date : 08/09/2011 - 10/09/2011
http://uihealthcare.com/depts/med/otolaryngology/conferences
FOR PATIENTS AND PROFESSIONALS
 
SPONSORED BY:
 
Department of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, The University of Iowa
 
Intended Audience & Purpose: This conference is intended for otologists, audiologists, psychologists, and nurses who provide clinical management services for patients with tinnitus.  The conference will also provide information to patients who have tinnitus, their family and friends, but it will NOT include individual diagnosis and treatment.  The purpose of this conference is to provide a review of current evaluation and management strategies for the treatment of tinnitus.  Upon completion of the program, the participant will be able to discuss the management of tinnitus and the tinnitus patient. 


Scientific Program:
 
Guest of Honor:
 
Anthony Cacace, PhD
Wayne State University
Is the tinnitus brain different?
 
Special Presentations

Carol Bauer, MD
 The cerebellum : a novel modulator of tinnitus"
 
Tom Brozoski, PhD
Neurotransmitters and Tinnitus

Christina T. Stocking, AuD
Setting Up a Tinnitus Clinic
 
Bev Klug, MA
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Mohamed Hamid, MD,PhD

Management of Meniere's Tinnitus with Intratympanic Perfusion

 

Claudia Coelho, MD
Exploratory studies on treating tinnitus with zinc, muscle relaxants and diet in specific subgroups.
 

Stephen M. Nagler, MD
Tinnitus: Radiators, Chickenpox, and Keys to Success
 
Industry Representatives

Rick Giancola
 Neuromonics, Pty Ltd

Tom Powers
Siemens

Michael Piskosz, MS
ReSound Global Audiology

Ed Desporte, MA
General Hearing Instruments
 
 
 
Francis Kuk, PhD
Widex
University of Iowa Faculty
 
Matthew Howard, MD, Neurosurgeon
 
Marlan Hansen, MD, Neurotologist

Rich Tyler, PhD
,Audiologist
 
Catherine Woodman, MD, Psychiatrist

Shelley Witt, MA,
Audiologist
 
 
 

Tentative Program
 
THURSDAY, September 8, 2011
6:00-7:30 pm  Welcome Reception
 
Preliminary Program
FRIDAY, September 9, 2011
REGISTRATION
Welcome and Overview
Surgery and Medications
Psychiatric Factors in Tinnitus Treatment
Tinnitus Psychoacoustical Measurements
Electrical Stimulation of the Brain
Hyperacusis
Barbecue at The Secrest 1883 Octagonal Barn
 
Saturday, September 10, 2011

 
Sound Therapies, including Hearing Aids and Music
Setting up a Tinnitus Clinic
Neuroimaging
Tinnitus Activities Treatment
Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Tinnitus
Manufacturers Forum + Patient Forum
Reimbursement
 
PRACTICUM –Concurrent 20 minute sessions,
Tinnitus Measurement
Counseling and Patient Education
Setting up a Tinnitus Clinic




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