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CI2023 Dallas Scientific Program Schedule
1:00 PM - 2:15 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Advanced Bionics "30 Years of Powerful Connections"
2:45 PM - 4:00 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: Cochlear Americas "Patient Centered Approaches to Access and Care"
4:30 PM - 5:45 PMIndustry Satellite Symposium: MED-EL Corporation: "Individualized Cochlear Implants"
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Breakfast Symposium: Advanced Bionics "From Pinna to Processing: Cognition and Hearing Loss"
8:30 AM - 8:45 AMSpeaker Transition Period
8:45 AM - 9:20 AMWelcome and Opening
9:20 AM - 9:50 AMJohn Niparko Memorial Lecture: "Cochlear Implants at IOWA: 1983 to 2023"Carolyn Brown, PhD
(Introduction by Bruce Gantz, MD)
9:50 AM - 10:20 AMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-1 "Imaging Innovations"Moderators: Sumit Agrawal, MD and Courtney Voelker, MD
10:20 AM - 10:29 AMUse of Imaging to Choose Electrode Length for Hearing PreservationCamille Dunn, PhD44
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMMRI Surveillance After Translabyrinthine Vestibular Schwannoma Resection and Cochlear Implantation - Is It Feasible?Valerie Dahm, MD224
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMRadio-Clinical Assessment of Posterior Tympanotomy Difficulties During Cochlear Implantation; A Prospective Case-Series StudyHaitham Elfarargy, PhD205
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMMorphometric Analysis and Linear Measurements of the Scala Tympani and Implications in Cochlear Implant ElectrodesRance Fujiwara, MD, MBA124
11:00 AM - 11: 09 AMAnatomical Variations of the Round Window Prechamber: Their Implications on Cochlear Implantation: An Anatomical, Imaging,and Surgical StudAhmed Mehanna, PhD27
11:10 AM -11:20 AMQ&A
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-2 "Programming: Improving Frequency-to-Place Match and Mapping"Moderators: Kevin Brown, MD, PhD and Mario Svirsky, PhD
10:20 AM - 10:29 AMCochlear Implantation: Better frequency-to-place Matching, Better HearingIsra Aljazeeri, MD9
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMA Deep Learning Approach for Automatic Cochlear Segmentation and Measurement: Application in Patient-Specific Frequency-to-Place MappingLuke Helpard, BESc221
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMFrequency-to-Place Mismatch: A Role for Electrocochleography-Based Programming to Optimize Speech Perception Outcomes in Cochlear Implant RecipientsAmit Walia, MD, MSCI90
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMThe Effect of the Anatomy Based Fitting in Postlingually Deaf Cochlear Implant UsersLuis Lassaletta, MD243
11:00 AM - 11: 09 AMThe Effect of T Levels, Mapping Functions, and Compression Setting on Low-Level Speech Recognition and Speech Recognition in NoiseSara Neumann, AuD249
11:10 AM -11:20 AMQ&A
10:20 AM - 11:20 AMConcurrent Sessions 1-3 "Historical Review of Cochlear Implantation" PanelModerator: William H. Shapiro, AUD
Panel Members: Richard T. Miyamoto, MD, Jan Larky, AuD, Donna Sorkin, MA, Mario Svirsky PhD, and Ellen Thomas, MA
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMPassing Period
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-1 "Cultural Considerations"Moderators: Jacob Hunter, MD and Alejandra Ullauri, AuD
11:30 AM -11:39 AMSpeech Discrimination Outcomes in Noise for Bilingual English and Spanish SubjectsSandra Velandia, AuD190
11:40 AM -11:49 AMClinician Perspectives in the Management of Non-English Speaking Adults with Hearing LossTianyi Jia, BA, BS
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMDevelopment of a Spanish Test Battery: A Proposed ProtocolChrisanda Sanchez, AuD284
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMCultural Consideration During Early Implantation: Exploring Language as a Barrier to Hearing HealthcareBrittney Sprouse, AuD285
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMConsideration Of Ethno-Racial and Socio-Economic Variables in Clinical Trials Pertaining to Children with Hearing Loss Who Use Listening and Spoken Language: A Systematic ReviewHaley Perry, BS260
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-2 "Assessing and Optimizing Programming"Moderators: Jerrica Maxson, AuD and Sara Neumann, AuD
11:30 AM -11:39 AMCochlear Implantation and Programming Considerations in Children with Abnormal Cochleovestibular NervesAlexander Claussen, MD13
11:40 AM -11:49 AMLongitudinal Crossover Study of Music and Speech Perception of CI Cohort Utilizing Flat Panel CT-Based Mapping at Initial ActivationMelanie Gilbert, AuD287
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMEffects of Peripheral Neural Health on Perception of Temporal Speech Cues in Cochlear Implant RecipientsKara Leyzac, AuD, PhD263
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMMusic Evaluation in Different Age Groups Following Cochlear ImplantationLuis Lassaletta, MD242
12:10 PM - 12:19 PM“Alternative Approaches to Cochlear Implantation and Programming for Children with X-Linked Stapes Fixation with Gusher”Jennifer Harris, AuD316
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:30 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 2-3 "Literacy and Developmental Outcomes"Moderators: Pam Dawson, EdM and Melissa Sweeney, MA
11:30 AM -11:39 AMThe Neural Characteristics of Good and Poor Reading Skill in children with Cochlear ImplantsVincent Gracco, PhD258
11:40 AM -11:49 AMGetting Ready to be Readers: Preliteracy Development During COVID and BeyondElaine Smolen, PhD245
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMOutcomes After Cochlear Implantation: Long-term Results in Children Implanted in Pre-school Age Reaching Minimum 15 Years of AgeBranislava Fides Bercikova,MD209
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMA Model for Integrating Psychology into Otolaryngology/Audiology ClinicsMichael Hoffman, PhD68
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMScreening for Developmental Delay in Children Receiving Cochlear Implants as a Treatment for Sensorineural Hearing LossMallory Warrick, OTD, OTR/L139
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
12:30 - 1:30 PMLunch with Exhibitors
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-1 "Novel Objective Measures"Moderators: Carolyn Brown, PhD and Charles Limb, MD
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMMeasurement Tool for the Placement of Hearing ImplantsEmile Talon, MA233
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMEarly Experience with a Novel Fully Implanted Cochlear ImplantColin Driscoll, MD105
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMTowards Optimizing the Intraoperative Protocol: Weighing The Utility of Spread Of Excitation, Transimpedance Matrix, and Computerized Tomography to Describe Electrode PlacementKatelyn Berg, AuD163
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMLong Term Outcomes and Its Relationship with Objective Measures in Children with Auditory Brainstem ImplantRanjith Rajeswaran, MASLP179
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMUtilization of SmartNav for Cochlear Implant Insertion to Decrease Anesthetic TimeKatrina Stidham, MD34
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-2 "Hearing Preservation and Electroacoustic Stimulation"Moderators: David Jung, MD and Kara Leyzac, AuD, PhD
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMLong-Term Results of Hybrid Cochlear ImplantationMichael Bartellas, MD, MSc26
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMInteraural Correlation of Acoustic Hearing Preservation Following Sequential Cochlear ImplantationArmine Kocharyan, MD191
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMResults of a 5-Year Study with the Hybrid-L24 System: Acoustic Hearing Preservation and Functional OutcomesRené Gifford, PhD279
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMA Phase IIa Trial Evaluating Presence of SENS-401 in Perilymph and Its Potential in Preserving Residual Hearing Function Following a Cochlear ImplantationStephen O'Leary, MD, PhD113
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMIndividualized Mapping of Electric-Acoustic Stimulation for Adult and Pediatric Recipients with Unilateral Hearing LossMargaret Dillon, AuD, PhD292
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 3-3 "Stump the Experts" PanelMeredith Holcomb, AuD and Daniel Zeitler, MD
Panel Members: Maura Cosetti, MD, Cedric Pritchett, MD, Lisa Park, AuD, Victoria Gonzalez, AuD, PhD, Tracy Pate, MS
2:30 PM - 2:40 PMPassing Period
2:40 PM - 3:15 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-1Moderator: John Dornhoffer, MD
2:40 PM - 2:44 PMComprehension of C Pronouns by Children withCochlear ImplantTalita Fortunato-Tavares, PhD14
2:44 PM - 2:48 PMEmpowering Prelingually Deafened Cochlear Implant Recipients to Become Successful AudiologistsPriyanka Gupte, BS 17
2:48 PM - 2:52 PMRemote Programming of Cochlear Implants: A Feasibility StudyJessica Banh, MSc51
2:52 PM- 2:56 PMEffects of Cochlear Implant Processing on Emotional Responses to Nonspeech SoundsVaishnavi Moturi, Student52
2:56 PM - 3:00 PMComparative Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of the Cochlear™ Osia 2 and Cochlear™ Baha Attract Systems in Patients with Conductive or Mixed Hearing Loss or Single-Sided Deafness: Trial-Based Analysis and Probabilistic Economic Model from a Private Health Insurance PerspectiveDell Kingsford Smith, PhD73
3:00 PM - 3:04 PMClassifier-based Noise Management Technology Helps Children with Cochlear Implants Listen in NoiseUrsula Findlen, PhD83
3:04 PM - 3:08 PMHearing Outcomes Following Reimplantation of Functional Legacy Cochlear ImplantsNicole Ewer, BS87
3:08 PM - 3:12 PMExploring the Use of Listening and Spoken Language Strategies in Caregiver-Child InteractionsBrynne Powell, MEd, MPH93
2:40 PM - 3:15 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-2Moderator: David Kelsall, MD
2:40 PM - 2:44 PMDoes Time of Cochlear Implant Activation Influence Hearing Outcome?Kayli Silverstein, AuD Student100
2:44 PM - 2:48 PMVestibular Weakness in Cochlear Implant RecipientsHannah Dunn, BA107
2:48 PM - 2:52 PMEvaluating the Synergistic Efficacy of Dexamethasone Eluting Electrode and a Novel Drug on Residual Hearing Preservation in a Preclinical Animal Model of Cochlear ImplantationAdrien Eshraghi, MD, MSC, FACS157
2:52 PM- 2:56 PMStrategic Test for Analyzing Error Patterns for Mapping ManipulationRicky Chow, MClSc159
2:56 PM - 3:00 PMReal-time Intracochlear Electrocochleography Monitoring During and After Cochlear ImplantationNatália Shigematsu, MD170
3:00 PM - 3:04 PMIdentifying Auditory Emotion Bio-Markers in Cochlear Implant Users with Machine LearningSamir Gouin, BS199
3:04 PM - 3:08 PMAuditory Skill Progression via the Pediatric Minimum Speech Test Battery by Children with Cochlear ImplantsGrace Phelps, BA207
3:08 PM - 3:12 PMPhonological Patterns Produced by Bilingual Children with Cochlear Implants and Their Bilingual Peers with Normal HearingFerenc Bunta, PhD247
2:40 PM - 3:15 PMConcurrent Poster Highlight Sessions PH-3Moderator: Fred Telischi, MD
2:40 PM - 2:44 PMAuditory Training Index for Cochlear Implant Professionals and RecipientOlivia Adamson, BA252
2:44 PM - 2:48 PMCochlear Implant And Tinnitus: A Prospective CohortPauliana Lamounier, MD, PhD273
2:48 PM - 2:52 PMCCi-CLOUD: A framework for Community Based remote Cochlear Implant user experiments based on the CCi-MOBILE Research PlatformHazem Younis, MSCE239
2:52 PM- 2:56 PMUtility of a Pitch Ranking Task in the Individualization of Filter Frequencies to Improve Sound Quality and Performance: A Case StudyJacqueline Eberhard, BS291
2:56 PM - 3:00 PMDevelopment and Utilization of a Cochlear Implant Test Protocol for Portuguese SpeakersThais Toledo, AuD303
3:00 PM - 3:04 PMCochlear Implant: Quality of Life Evaluation Based On A Prospective CohortPauliana Lamounier, MD, PhD270
3:04 PM - 3:08 PMParent Beliefs & Experiences with Genetic Testing for Children with Sensorineural Hearing LossJennifer Coto, PhD203
3:08 PM - 3:12 PMInfluence of Map Settings Assigned with Behavioral Versus Objective Measures on the Monaural and Binaural Hearing of Adult Cochlear Implant Users with Asymmetric Hearing LossSamantha Scharf, AuD161
3:15 PM - 3:45 PMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
3:45 PM - 4:15 PMKeynote: "Speech and Language Production of Bilingual Children with Cochlear Implants: Highlights and Clinical Implications"Ferenc Bunta, PhD
(Introduction by Ivette Cejas, PhD)
4:15 PM - 4:45 PMCultural and Linguistic Considerations in the Non-English-Speaker Patient" Panel General SessionModerator: Alejandra Ullauri, AuD, MPH
Panel Members: Brittney Sprouse, AuD, Claire Umeda, AuD, Chrisanda Sanchez, AuD
4:45 PM - 5:45 PMPoster Exhibit Session
5:45 PM - 7:15 PMWelcome Reception
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Breakfast Symposium: MED-EL - "MED-EL's Got You Covered"
8:30 AM - 8:40 AMSpeaker Transition Period
8:40 AM - 9:45 AM“ACI Alliance Research, Advocacy and Awareness Initiatives: Moving the Field Forward”
9:45 AM - 10:00 AMSpeaker Transition Period
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMKeynote: "Congenital CMV Infection and Hearing Loss: It's Time to Screen!"Pablo J. Sanchez, MD
(Introduction by Cedric Pritchett, MD)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-1 "Electrode Design and Surgical Considerations"Moderators: Stephen O'Leary, MD, PhD and Nancy Young, MD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMEvaluation of Computed Tomography Parameters in Patients with Facial Nerve Stimulation Post Cochlear ImplantationIsra Aljazeeri, MD12
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMReducing Fibrosis on Human Cochlear Implant Electrode Materials with Thin Coatings of Zwitterionic Hydrogels in a Long-term Subcutaneous ModelRyan Horne, MS153
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMCombined Transcanal Transmastoid Cochlear Implant Technique for Congenital Malformation of the MastoidMikayla Huestis, MD138
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMApproach to Cochlear Implantation in Patients with Ventriculoperitoneal ShuntsKarl Khandalavala, MD23
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMDexamethasone-Eluting Cochlear Implant Electrode: Final Results of the CIDEXEL- StudyNils Prenzler, MD253
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMElectrode Array Type or Brand Does Not Influence Short-Term Hearing Preservation Outcomes After Cochlear ImplantationCathy Sucher, AuD244
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMIs Characteristic Frequency Limiting Real-Time Electrocochleography During Cochlear Implantation?Amit Walia, MD, MSCI187
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMThe Concept of Individualized Cochlear ImplantationThomas Lenarz, MD, PhD255
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-2 "Updates in Assessment Tools and Telehealth"Moderators: Allison Biever, AuD and Joshua Sevier, AuD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMComparative Analysis of Children and Adults with New Assessment ToolFernanda Ferreira Caldas, Au, MSc, PhD
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMRevision of the Adult Cochlear Implant Minimum Speech Test BatteryCamille Dunn, PhD43
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMPediatric Speech Perception Testing via Self-Administered Digital Audio StreamingUrsula Findlen, PhD81
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMImplementing Multi-Rate Excitation in Cochlear Implants Using Time-Varying Electrode Stimulation with CCi-MOBILE: An Open Source Research PlatformRia Ghosh, PhD162
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMUsing aided word-recognition testing post-hearing aid fitting to identify hidden cochlear implant candidatesMary Rose Goldstein, AuD315
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMComparison of Virtual and "Real' Sound Booth Speech Perception Test MethodologiesDawn Marsiglia, AuD121
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMA New Strategy to Improve Timely Access to Hearing Technology for Young Children: Starts Hear Campaign Year Two ResultsTeresa Caraway, PhD97
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMCochlear-Implant Telehealth: Remote Programming and Simulated Sound-Field Testing for Patients at HomeElicia Pillion, AuD276
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 4-3 "Cytomegalovirus (CMV) and Genetics"Moderator: Caroline Arnedt, AuD and Cedric Pritchett, MD
11:00 AM - 11:09 AMLong-Term Effects on Hearing For Children Diagnosed with Symptomatic or Asymptomatic Congenital CytomegalovirusWendy Marchant, AuD256
11:10 AM - 11:19 AMUniversal Screening for Congenital Cytomegalovirus: We Got There, Can Your State Too?Abby Meyer, MD, MPH56
11:20 AM - 11:29 AMIs Cochlear Implant Performance in Children Deafened by Congenital Cytomegalovirus due to Cognitive Impairment?Albert Park, MD201
11:30 AM - 11:39 AMOutcomes After Cochlear Implantation of Children with Congenital CytomegalovirusShivani Shah-Becker, MD220
11:40 AM - 11:49 AMDeveloping a Mid-Atlantic CMV Consortium and Tips for Collaboration in Your AreaYell Inverso, AuD, PhD125
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMCochlear Implant Performance: The Role of Gene Expression Profiles in Performance OutcomesJustin Cotrell, MD144
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMProgression Through the Pediatric Minimum Speech Test Battery- A Look at Pediatric Cochlear Implant and Hearing Aid Users with Genetic Hearing Loss and Comorbid ConditionsSarah Crow, BS65
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMAn International Multi-center Study on the Natural History of TMPRSS3 and Related Cochlear Implant OutcomesMolly Smeal, AuD272
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMQ&A
12:30 PM - 1:30 PMLunch with Exhibitors
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 5-1 "Bone-anchored Hearing Devices"Moderators: Sarah Mowry, MD and Heidi Slager, AuD
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMBonebridge Implantation in Pediatric Patients Age 11 Years and Younger: Is it Safe and Effective?Kaitlyn Brooks, MD235
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMEarly Application of Surgical Bone Conduction Aids: Suitability of Osia Implants In Children as Young as 5 Years of AgeSharon Cushing, MD298
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMActive Transcutaneous Bone Conduction Implant OSIA OSI200: Results of a New Surgical Location in Children with Microtia and External Auditory Canal AtresiaCarolina Der, MD, PhD240
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMUpdated Institutional Experience with a New Active Transcutaneous Bone Anchored ImplantZachary Schwam, MD137
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMBone Density Based Selection of Optimal Stimulation Sites for Bone Conduction ImplantsEmile Talon, MA145
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:30 PMConcurrent Sessions 5-2 "Single-sided Deafness and Asymmetric Hearing Loss"Moderator: Lisa Park, AuD and Jace Wolfe, PhD
1:30 PM - 1:39 PMThe Importance of Hearing Preservation in Children with Cochlear Implants and Preoperative Residual HearingLisa Park, AuD80
1:40 PM - 1:49 PMLong-Term Speech Perception Outcomes of Subjects That Have Lost Residual Acoustic Hearing Following Placement of Shorter ElectrodesBruce Gantz, MD
1:50 PM - 1:59 PMNew Cochlear Implant Candidacy Protocol for Patients with Asymmetric Sensorineural Hearing LossAlissa Knickerbocker, AuD324
2:00 PM - 2:09 PMThe Degree of Hearing Loss Moderates the Benefit of Pre-Operative Hearing Aid Use in Preserving Children's Auditory CortexDi Yuan, MSc58
2:10 PM - 2:19 PMSpatial Listening in CI Users with Single-Sided Deafness: Brain and Behavioural Measures of Listening EffortAndrew Dimitrijevic, PhD269
2:20 PM - 2:30 PMQ&A
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum: Part I - Cochlear Implant Intervention and Outcomes for Children with Early Developmental Impairments
Presenters: John Oghalai, MD (USC) and Holly Teagle, AuD (University of Auckland)
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMCoffee Break with Exhibitors
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum Coffee Break
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions 6-1 "Cochlear Implantation in Vestibular Schwannoma and Other Surgical Considerations"Moderators: Nicholas Deep, MD and Aaron Moberly, MD
3:00 PM - 3:09 PMComparison of Cochlear Implant Outcomes in Vestibular Schwannoma between Sporadic and Neurofibromatosis Type 2 PopulationsJames Dornhoffer, MD148
3:10 PM - 3:19 PMThe Influence of Treatment Modality on Cochlear Implant Outcomes in Sporadic Vestibular SchwannomaJames Dornhoffer, MD147
3:20 PM - 3:29 PMHearing and Quality of Life Outcomes in Cochlear Implantation for Sporadic Vestibular SchwannomaDonald Tan, MD302
3:30 PM - 3:39 PM7-Year Revision Rates for Cochlear Implants in Pediatric and Adult Populations of an Integrated Healthcare SystemSarah Connell, MD152
3:40 PM - 3:49 PMImpact of Preoperative Antibiotic Use in Preventing Complications of Cochlear Implantation SurgeryAndro Kosec, MD, PhD120
3:50 PM - 4:00 PMQ&A
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMConcurrent Sessions 6-2 "Advancing Management of Single-sided Deafness"Moderators: Craig Buchman, MD and Brandi Griffin, AuD
3:00 PM - 3:09 PMFactors Influencing Outcomes and Device Use in Pediatric Cochlear Implant Recipients with Single-Sided DeafnessErika Gagnon, AuD101
3:10 PM - 3:19 PMUnderlying Etiologies of Single Sided Deafness in a Large Cohort of Children Receiving a Cochlear ImplantKaren Gordon, PhD174
3:20 PM - 3:29 PMDo Patients With Single-sided Deafness Want a Cochlear Implant?Aparna Govindan, MD294
3:30 PM - 3:39 PMComorbid Neuropsychological Disorders in Children with Unilateral Hearing Loss Undergoing Cochlear Implantation EvaluationRachel Landsman, PsyD53
3:40 PM - 3:49 PMClinical Outcomes for Adult Single Sided Deafness Cochlear Implantees Exceeding the 5% Candidacy CriterionElicia Pillion, AuD268
3:50 PM - 4:00 PMQ&A
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum: Part II - Post-implantation Therapy Benefits Adults, Too
Presenters: Linda Thibodeau, PhD (UT Dallas) and Andrea Warner-Czyz, PhD (UT Dallas)
4:00 PM - 4:10 PMPassing Period
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMConcurrent Sessions 7-1 "Robotics and Fully Implantable Cochlear Implants"Moderators: Kenneth Lee, MD, PhD and Aniket Saoji, PhD
4:10 PM - 4:19 PMRobotic Cochlear Implant Surgery - First ExperienceAlice Auinger, MD206
4:20 PM - 4:29 PMFirst Experience in Robotic Cochlear ImplantationWolf-Dieter Baumgartner, Prof, MD, PhD, MBA226
4:30 PM - 4:39 PMLong-term Audiological Outcomes Of Robot-assisted Cochlear Implant SurgerEmilie Heuninck, MSc109
4:40 PM - 4:49 PMRobotic-Assisted Cochlear Implantation in Real-Time Binaural Pitch Matching in Single-Sided DeafnesArmine Kocharyan, MD192
4:50 PM - 4:59 PMCochlear Implantation - First Clinical Results of a Novel Minimally Invasive ApproachThomas Lenarz, MD, PhD225
5:00 PM - 5:10 PMQ&A
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMConcurrent Sessions 7-2 "Improving Efficiency and Access to Cochlear Implant Care"Moderators: Regina Presley, AuD and James Saunders, MD
4:10 PM - 4:19 PMEarly Clinical Experience with Same Day/Next Day Cochlear Implant ActivationsAllison Biever, AuD197
4:20 PM - 4:29 PM“Cochlear implantation across the state of Kentucky: An analysis of geographic and sociodemographic factors influencing access”Amanda G. Davis, BA286
4:30 PM - 4:39 PMAn Innovative Evidence Based Approach to Cochlear Implant Service ExpansionMeredith Holcomb, AuD, CCC-A181
4:40 PM - 4:49 PMComplete Cochlear Implant Care (CCIC) Requiring a Single On-Site Visit: Clinical, Implementation and Financial OutcomesAshley Nassiri, MD, MBA216
4:50 PM - 4:59 PMTalking About Cochlear Implants: An Ethnographic Study of Interactions Between Audiologists and Adults with Significant Hearing Loss in Hearing Aid Review AppointmentsCathy Sucher, AuD238
5:00 PM - 5:10 PMQ&A
4:10 PM - 5:10 PMConcurrent Sessions 7-3 "Quality of Life and Patient-reported Outcome Measures"Moderators: Elizabeth Camposeo, AuD and Erica Pillion, AuD
4:10 PM - 4:19 PMDerivation of the Hearing Attribute Utility Function for the Novel Hearing Health Utilities IndexPeter Dixon, MD, MSc86
4:20 PM - 4:29 PMEstablishing and Applying the Conditional Minimal Detectable Change Values for the Cochlear Implant Quality of Life-35 Profile InstrumentTheodore McRackan, MD, MSCR150
4:30 PM - 4:39 PMDevelopment and Validation of the Cochlear Implant Quality of Life (CIQOL) Functional Staging System and its Application to Improve Patient CounselingTheodore McRackan, MD, MSCR151
4:40 PM - 4:49 PMThe Impacts of Cochlear Implantation on Subjective Music Perception in AdolescentsKristin Kronenberger, BA311
4:50 PM - 4:59 PMSpatial Attention Ability is Positively Correlated to Quality of Life in Cochlear Implant UsersOmer Ungar, MD320
5:00 PM - 5:10 PMQ&A
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM(Re)Habilitation Connect Forum Attendees: Continue the Conversation Reception
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMIndustry Satellite Breakfast Symposium: Cochlear Americas "Maximizing Hearing Peformance"
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMBreak
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-1 "Cochlear Implantation in the Very Young"Moderators: Amy Birath, AuD and Jennifer Woodard, AuD
9:00 AM - 9:09 AMCochlear Implantation in Children Under 9-Months of Age: Safety, Efficacy, and OutcomesJustin Cottrell, MD135
9:10 AM - 9:19 AMSafety and Early Outcomes of Cochlear Implantation in Infants: A Multi-centre StudyKaren Gordon, PhD60
9:20 AM - 9:29 AMEarly Implantation In Children With Complex Medical Needs: A Multidisciplinary ApproachLaura Greaver, AuD; Dani Stern, AuD 134
9:30 AM - 9:39 AMCochlear Implant Cases Below 9 MonthsEvana Francis, MD215
9:40 AM - 9:49 AMAge of Cochlear Implantation within the Pediatric Population with Congenital Sensorineural Hearing LossAshley Nassiri, MD, MBA211
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMQ&A
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-2 "Functional Neuroimaging and Basic Science"Moderators: Maura Cosetti, MD and Jace Wolfe, PhD
9:00 AM - 9:09 AMFunctional Neuroimaging of Brain Activity of Young Children with Cochlear ImplantsVincent Gracco, PhD264
9:10 AM - 9:19 AMThe Role of the Cortical Auditory Evoked Response in the Pediatric Cochlear Implant ClinicStephanie Browning, AuD266
9:20 AM - 9:29 AMDifferences in Neural Correlates of Auditory Working Memory Between Cochlear Implant Users and Normal Hearing ControlsPriyanka Prince Yogarajah, MSc231
9:30 AM - 9:39 AMExpression of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Human Spiral Ganglia Neurons following Cochlear ImplantationEmily Wong, MD323
9:40 AM - 9:49 AMThe Presence of the Profibrotic Markers TGFB-1 and CTGF Immunofluorescence in the Implanted CochleaAdam Xiao, MD, PhD184
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMQ&A
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMConcurrent Sessions 8-3 "Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: The Benefit of Coordinators and Collaboration" PanelMatthew L. Bush MD, PhD, MBA and Ivette Cejas, PhD
Panel Members: Tina Childress, AuD, Maria J. Izquierdo, Tava Arnold, PhD, Yesenia Watters, BSW
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMCoffee Break
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Sessions 9-1 "Optimizing Programming Measurements and Strategies"Moderators: Sara Funatake, AuD and Jace Wolfe, PhD
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMOptimizing Upper Stimulation Level Measurement and SettingJourdan Holder, AuD, PhD132
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMAmeliorating Tinnitus Exacerbated by Contralateral Cochlear ImplantXianhui Wang, PhD309
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMEffectiveness of a Mapping Technique to Reduce Tinnitus Severity for Adult Cochlear Implant RecipientsAllison Young, AuD189
11:00 AM - 11: 09 AMSensitivity and Cost-Effectiveness of Intraoperative TransImpedance Matrix Recordings vs Intraoperative X-Rays in Detecting Tip-FoldoversViral Tejani, AuD, PhD195
11:10 AM -11:19 AMThe Trans-Impedance Matrix (TIM) as an Intraoperative Measure of Array Integrity in Children with Cochlear ImplantsSharon L. Cushing, MD, MSc, FRCSC129
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMQ&A
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Sessions 9-2 "Disparities in Cochlear Implant Care"Moderators: David Kelsall, MD, and Brittney Sprouse, AuD
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMUtilizing Community-Engaged Research to Understand Access to Cochlear Implants in Underserved CommunitieGretchen N. Nibert, BA295
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMDisparities in Hearing Health Care: Relationship of the Demographics for Clinical Research Samples with the Patient PopulationEvan Nix, MD, MBA237
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMFactors Influencing Access to Pediatric Hearing Healthcare in an Urban CommunityDebra Shrader, EdD281
11:00 AM - 11: 09 AMAttitudes, Beliefs, and Knowledge related to Cochlear Implant Uptake among Black AmericansSarah Warren, AuD, PhD, MPH85
11:10 AM -11:19 AMEvaluation of the Societal Costs of Severe to Profound Hearing Loss; Benefits of Cochlear ImplantsIvette Cejas, PhD133
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMQ&A
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMConcurrent Sessions 9-3 "Maximizing Cochlear Implant Daily Use"Moderators: Heather Grantham, PhD and Julie Jeon, PhD
10:30 AM - 10:39 AMCochlear Implant Patient Adherence To Post-Implant Care RecommendationsKeri Colio, AuD; Christina Bloodworth, SLP/AVT79
10:40 AM - 10:49 AMHow Much Is Enough? Building A Daily Usage Recommendation For Adult Cochlear Implant UsersNathan Lindquist, MD63
10:50 AM - 10:59 AMEyes Open, Ears On: Facilitating Cochlear Implant Wear Time for Infants and ChildrenDarcy Stowe, MS251
11:00 AM - 11: 09 AMDecreased Exposure to Spoken Communication in a Large Cohort of Children with Cochlear Implants During Early and Later Stages of the COVID-19 PandemicKaren Gordon, PhD172
11:10 AM -11:19 AMImplications of COVID 19 Barriers and Facilitators to Pediatric Hearing HealthcareDebra Shrader, EdD290
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMQ&A
11:30 AM - 11:40 AMPassing Period
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-1 "Cochlear Implantation in the Older Adult"Moderators: Jolie Fainberg, AuD and Aaron Moberly, MD
11:40 AM -11:49 AMCochlear Implant Outcomes in the Elderly, Ages 80-90+Kevin Zhan, MD158
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMQuality of Life After Cochlear Implantation in NonagenariansJames Bao, MSCI155
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMCochlear Implants in the Young-Old (65 To 74 Years), the Middle Old (75 To 84 Years), and the Oldest Old (+85 Years); A Retrospective Study on Average Cochlear Implant Performance Across Two University-Based Cochlear Implant CentersStevana Sullivan, AuD70
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMCochlear Implant in Older Adults: The Role of Speech Comprehension and Self-Perceived Auditory Effort in Quality of Life.Fernanda Ferreira Caldas, Au, MSc, PhD306
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMCochlear Implant Outcomes in the Very, Very ElderlyStephanie Bourn, AuD325
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-2 "Advancing Referral Guidelines and Access to Care"Moderators: Ravi Samy, MD and Esther Vivas, MD
11:40 AM -11:49 AM A New Referral Guideline for Cochlear Implant Candidacy EvaluationsHeidi Slager, AuD218
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMLiving Practice Guidelines for Cochlear Implantation in Adults: The Development of a Novel Guideline ApproachMeredith Holcomb, AuD88
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMAn Updated Approach to Predicting Cochlear Implant CandidacySarah Sydlowski, AuD, PhD, MBA91
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMCochlear Implant Awareness in the United States: A National Survey of 15,138 AdultsJohn Marinelli, MD21
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMChanges in Outcomes Expectations During the Cochlear Implant Evaluation ProcessTheodore McRackan, MD, MSCR204
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
11:40 AM - 12:40 PMConcurrent Sessions 10-3 "Parent, Family, and Community Concerns"Moderators: Ellen Thomas, MA and Andrea Warner-Czyz, PhD
11:40 AM -11:49 AMEvaluations of Parental Perspectives and Concerns about Pediatric Cochlear ImplantationEmily Huang, BS16
11:50 AM - 11:59 AMCoaching Practices Implementation in Family-Centered Listening and Spoken Language InterventionElaine Smolen, PhD
12:00 PM - 12:09 PMLoss to Follow-Up in Identified Cochlear Implant Candidates: Are We Counseling Appropriately?Arun Joshi, AuD267
12:10 PM - 12:19 PMDevelopment of a Community Based Cochlear Implant Program to Increase Patient Access: Opportunities, Barriers and HopeChester Griffiths, MD, FACS200
12:20 PM - 12:29 PMIncreasing Cochlear Implant Care Access in a Large and Growing Metropolitan AreaGina Gracia, AuD289
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMQ&A
12:40 PMMeeting Adjourns