AG Bell 2010: Saturday Concurrent Sessions

Essential Practices for Listening, Language, and Literacy
Lyn Robertson, Ph.D.; Denison University
Denise Wray, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, LSLS-Cert. AVT; University of Akron
Carol Flexer, Ph.D., CCC-A, LSLS Cert. AVT; University of Akron

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AG Bell 2010: Research Symposium and Sunday Concurrent Sessions

Research Symposium: Re-Modeling the Deafened Cochlear for Auditory Sensation: Advances and Obstacles
Moderator: Carol Flexer, Ph.D., CCC-A, LSLS Cert. AVT
Andy Groves, Ph.D.; Associate Professor in the Department of Neurosciences, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics and Program in Developmental Biology at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas
Jian Zuo, Ph.D.; Member/Professor of the Department of Developmental Neurobiology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee
Stefan Heller, M.S., Ph.D.; Professor and Director of Research in the Departments of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University School of Medicine in Stanford, California

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AG Bell 2008: Sunday Concurrent Sessions

LOVE DOES HAPPEN AT AG BELL

So this might not have been the most informative session I attended all weekend, but it was certainly the most enjoyable!  “Love Happens” was a panel discussion led by three couples, all of whom met at or through AG Bell.  They told the adorable stories of how they met and how their shared interests and commitment to volunteer activities through AG Bell have strengthened their relationships through the years.  One couple’s daughter became a Speech-Language Pathologist, and another couple has two deaf children of their own.  The session was full of laughter — what a great way to wake up early on a Sunday morning!

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AG Bell 2008: Monday Concurrent Sessions

EMPOWERING FAMILIES OF CHILDREN WITH COCHLEAR IMPLANTS AND OF LOW SES

Mary Ellen Nevins, Ed.D. (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia), Renate Schultz, B.A. (University of Chicago), and Dana Suskind, M.D. (University of Chicago)

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AG Bell 2008: Saturday Concurrent Sessions

Oh my goodness, where to begin?  Convention has been AMAZING and I am learning great new things and meeting great new people every minute of every day!  There are TONS of things to write about, but here’s a quick summary of the things I learned and did on Saturday:

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AG Bell 2008: Friday Concurrent Sessions

THE BIG EARLY INTERVENTION PUZZLE

Susan Lenihan, Ph.D. (Fontbonne University), Catherine Schroy, M.S., CCC-A (Central Institute for the Deaf), Christine Clark, M.A.Ed., C.E.D. (Central Institute for the Deaf), Mary Daniels, M.A.Ed. (St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf)

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