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Presentations from 2005 EHDI Meeting

Below you will find copies of presentations used at the 4d Annual EHDI Meeting held 03-04 March 2005 in Atlanta, Georgia. The slideshows are intended for personal viewing only. Do not use or modify any slideshow without the expressed permission of the presenter.

Topical Sessions I

Title: Diagnostic Pediatric Audiology from Birth to Intervention
Author(s): Karen Ditty and Antonia Brancia Maxon
File size: 1.2 MB

Title: The Status of EHDI Programs in the United States
Author(s): Karl White, Lenore Shisler, and Kathleen Watts
File size: 37 MB - Zip File

Title: Screening is just the beginning: Follow up Issues in EHDI
Author(s): Karen F. Munoz and Yusnita Weirather
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: RITRACK: Manipulating data for summary reporting
Author(s): Mary Catherine Hess and Michael Berry
Note: Contact Authors

Title: The Colorado Infant Hearing Program: It Takes a Village to Raise an EHDI Program
Author(s): Vickie R. Thomson, Janet DesGeorges, Stephanie Olsen, Albert Mehl, Sandy Gabbard, and Arlene Stredler-Brown
File size: 0.3 MB

Title: Physician Attitudes about Issues Affecting Deaf Children
Author(s): Julia L. Hecht and Joshua Staley
File size: 1.0 MB

Title: "Childhood Hearing Outreach" - The Hearing Head Start ECHO Project
Author(s): Terry Foust, Randi Winston, William Eiserman, Jan Buhrman, and Lenore Shisler
File size: Contact Authors

Title: The Wisconsin Guide-By-Your-Side Program: One Year in Review
Author(s): Sally-Ann Anderson and Elizabeth Seeliger
File size: 6.6 MB

Title: Impact of early detection on family function and decisions
Author(s): Sarah Wainscott, Carol Croyle, Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, and Patricia Spencer
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Healthcare experiences of adults deaf since childhood: Implications for people who work with deaf children
Author(s): Stephen Barnett
File size: 0.1 MB

Topical Sessions II

Title: Audiological and Intervention Issues: CMV
Author(s): Faye P. McCollister and Diane Sabo
File size: 2.5 MB

Title: Hospital Evaluation and Outreach: A State Example
Author(s): Carolyn Kisler; LouAnn Jones, and Stephanie Disney
File size: 1.5 MB

Title: Site Visits as a Tool for Improving EHDI Programs
Author(s): Linda Biando, Karen Dynak, Kathryn Aveni, and Nancy Schneider
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: More Than Just Sending a Letter: Colorado Follow-up Lessons
Author(s): Vickie Thomson and Joanne McConville
Note: Contact Authors

Title: Partnering for Success in Preventing "Lost to Followup"
Author(s): Kurt Randall and Holly Hyte
File size: 5.2 MB - Zip File

Title: Multistate Study of Etiology in Newborn Hearing Screening
Author(s): John C. Carey, Karin M. Dent, Janice C. Palumbos, Bronte Clifford, Rong Mao, Karl White, John Eichwald, Krista Biernath, Aileen Kenneson, Sylvia Au, Patricia L. Heu, Allison Taylor, Lianne Hasegawa, Kirsty McWalter, Betty Vohr, Dianne Abuelo, Jeff Milunsky, Kristilyn Zonno, and Julie Jodoin
File size: 1.1 MB

Title: Tracking Outcomes: Meningitis in Children with Cochlear Implants
Author(s): Krista Biernath, Jennita Reefhuis, Cynthia Whitney, Eric Mann, Pam Costa, Margaret Honein, John Eichwald, and C. Boyle
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Education in the Genetics of Hearing Loss: A Model Program
Author(s): Kathleen S. Arnos, Sarah Burton, Arti Pandya, Wendy Cohn, and Brandt Culpepper
Note: Contact Authors

Title: RI EHDI: Mediating Factors on Maternal Stress and Empowerment
Author(s): Betty Vohr, Julie Jodoin, Mary Jane Johnson, Deborah Topol, Richard Tucker, and Jyllian Anterni
File size: 0.4 MB

Title: Linking Practice to Research in Rhode Island
Author(s): Mary Jane Johnson and Deborah Topol
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Improving Hearing Screens of Young Children: OAE in Pediatric Practice
Author(s): Lisa Honigfeld, Ann Dandrow, and Gabriela Freyre-Calish
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Effective Hearing Screening Practices in Health Care Settings
Author(s): Randi L. Winston, William Eiserman, and Lenore Shisler
File size: 0.2 MB

Title: Hearing Loss: Strategies for Infant/Toddler Communication
Author(s): Mary V. Compton and Judy Niemeyer
File size: 2.6 MB

Title: Present and Future of Early Hearing Detection and Intervention systems in the European area
Author(s): Ferdinando Grandori
File size: 2.1 MB

Sessions III

Title: Strategies for Fitting Hearing Aids to Infants
Author(s): Marlene Bagatto, Susan Scollie, Shane Moodie, and Richard Seewald
Note: Contact Authors
Handouts: Bagatto Handouts - (1.9 MB: RTF [Rich Text Format])

Title: Evaluating an EHDI System: Parent Survey Project
Author(s): Vickie Thomson, Janet Farrell, Janet DesGeorges, and Martha DeHahn
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Conducting Annual EHDI Program Evaluations
Author(s): Terry Foust, Karen Munoz, and Kathleen Watts
File size: 3.8 MB

Title: EHDI Information Management Systems: A Tool For Follow-Up
Author(s): Les R. Schmeltz
File size: 0.2 MB

Title: Evaluation of Follow-Up Protocols in WA State
Author(s): Nancy Dalrymple, Richard Masse, and Catie Beattie
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Does OAE-AABR Hearing Screening Miss Hearing Loss?
Author(s): Jean Johnson, Karl White, Judy Widen, Judy Gravel, Betty Vohr, Sally Meyer, and June Holstrum
File size: 2.5 MB

Title: Bringing The Medical Home-Home: A State Specific Model
Author(s): Carol Dorros and Margo Chiappinelli
File size: 2.2 MB

Title: Collecting Early Intervention Data
Author(s): Anne Jarrett
File size: 0.3 MB

Title: Data Collection in Early Intervention
Author(s): Dawn M. O'Brien, Nannette C. Nicholson, and Judith E. Widen
File size: 0.3 MB

Title: Helping Families Understand Their Child's Hearing
Author(s): Karen L. Anderson
File size: 0.3 MB -- PDF File
Handouts: KAnderson Handout (0.4 MB - MS Word)

Title: Journey to Sound Beginnings--Planning a Family Conference
Author(s): Brenda K. Lancaster, Allison Emerson, Kim Sykes, and Megan Duncan
File size: 14 MB

Title: New ASHA Guidelines for Audiological Assessment of Children: Birth to 5 Years of Age [PDF]
Author(s): Anne Marie Tharpe, Allan Diefendorf, Kathryn Beauchaine, Patricia Connelly, Robert Nozza, Jackson Roush, Diane Sabo, Judith Widen
File size: 0.3 MB -- PDF File

Sessions IV

Title: Efficient stimuli for frequency specific ASSR
Author(s): Claus Elberling, Ekkehard Stürzebecher, Mario Cebulla, and Thomas Berger
File size: 1 MB

Title: In-situ AEP Amplification and wireless AEP and OAE recording
Author(s): Yuri Sokolov, Isaac Kurtz, and Olena Sokolova
File size: 2.9 MB
Handouts: Sokolov Handout - (0.5 MB: PDF)

Title: Evaluating Complex Systems of Care: A Logic Model Approach to EHDI Program Evaluation
Author(s): Sherry Spence
File size: 1.2 MB

Title: Linking Data to Enhance EHDI Outreach Efforts in Massachusetts
Author(s): Chia-ling Liu, Sarah Stone, and Janet Farrell
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Closing the follow-up gap: Finding solutions to lost to follow up on a state level
Author(s): Anne Jarrett
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Specialty Recognition for Pediatric Audiology
Author(s): Patti F. Martin and Brandt Culpepper
File size: 0.6 MB

Title: Family Support: The Role of the Pediatric Audiologist
Author(s): Karen Ditty, Antonia Brancia Maxon, and Diane Brackett
File size: 0.3 MB

Title: The Maryland Hearing Aid Loan Bank: Legislation to ITP
Author(s): Paul Farrell, Sue Griebler, and Ilene Briskin
File size: 7.4 MB

Title: Creating supportive, inclusive placements for deaf preschoolers
Author(s): Sarah Wainscott and Mary O'Leary Kane
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Out of the Box - A Family's Search for Child-Centered Services
Author(s): Sarah Lyons New
File size: 1.2 MB
Handouts: New Handouts - (0.3MB: PDF)

Title: Fostering auditory development of a child with neuropathy
Author(s): Holly Gilliam, Yusnita Weirather, and Deborah Gabe
File size: 1.0 MB

Title: BEGINNINGS: Supporting the NC EHDI Program
Author(s): Joni Alberg and Jill Sheets
File size: 0.3 MB

Title: Using Baby Hearing Resources to Enhance Your EHDI Program
Author(s): Nannette Nicholson, Patti Martin, Alan Vanbiervliet, Jennifer Smart, and Steve Boone
File size: Contact Authors

Title: Incorporating Functional Auditory Measures into Practice
Author(s): Traci Schmidtke Flynn and Anne Marie Tharpe
Note: Contact Authors 

Plenary Panel Discussion

Title: Lost to Follow Up Challenges: Data and Systems for Tracking and Surveillance
Moderator: Pamela Costa
Streaming Video: Video of Plenary Panel Discussion
Presenter: Craig Mason - (0.1 MB: PowerPoint)
Presenter: Hallie Morrow - (3.5 MB: PowerPoint)
Presenter: Shirley Russ - (2.2 MB: PowerPoint)


Plenary Panel Discussion

Title: Mild and Unilateral Hearing Loss
Moderator: W. June Holstrum
Streaming Video: Video of Plenary Panel Discussion
Presenter: Anne Marie Tharpe (Contact Author)
Presenter: Arlene Stredler-Brown (0.7 - MB PowerPoint)

Topical Sessions V

Title: Communication Development in Children with Cochlear Implants
Author(s): Antonia Brancia Maxon, Diane Brackett, Jennifer Cox, Alicia Ayles, and Megan Kessler
File size: 0.6 MB

Title: EHDI Programs: What Works and Suggestions for Improvement
Author(s): Robert F. Oyler, Elizabeth A. Black, and Michelle Harmon
File size: 0.5 MB

Title: Minimal Hearing Loss: Impact and Treatment
Author(s): June Holstrum
File size: 1.5 MB

Title: Minimal Hearing Loss: Impact and Treatment
Author(s): Arlene Stredler-Brown
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Minimal Hearing Loss: Impact and Treatment [PDF]
Author(s): Danielle S. Ross
File size: 3.8 MB - (PDF File)

Title: Community Development
Author(s): Lori Lang, Yasmina Bouraoui, and Debra Behringer Roswell
File size: 0.6 MB

Title: Families with Deafness: Providing a Pediatric Medical Home
Author(s): Rachel St. John
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: First Years: Professional Development through Distance Education
Author(s): Laurie Cochenour
Note: Contact Author

Title: Building multi-functional support groups
Author(s): Stephanie Disney, Michelle Niehaus, and Rebecca Medley
File size: 0.5 MB

Title: Building a Family Support Network
Author(s): Cheri Dowling and Maryann Swann
File size: 1.3 MB

Title: Introduction to Cochlear Implants for EI Service Providers
Author(s): Roxanne J. Aaron
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: Reeducating professionals about spoken language
Author(s): Carolyn Brown and Beth Whitfield
File size: 0.1 MB

Topical Sessions VI

Title: Current Technique in the Audiologic Evaluation of Infants
Author(s): Todd B. Sauter
File size: 5.6 MB

Title: An Audiological Management Manual for UNHS Referrals
Author(s): Antonia Brancia Maxon, Karen Ditty, Kathleen Watts, Diane Sabo, and Karen Munoz
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Early Identification and Intervention
Author(s): Kathryn Kreimeyer and Lylis Olsen
File size: 7.6 MB

Title: Missouri Newborn Hearing Screening Program: A Report on the First Two Years
Author(s): Andrew Hunter and Catherine Harbison
File size: 0.2 MB

Title: Making Data Accessible to Providers Through a Web Child Profile
Author(s): Garland Land
File size: < 0.1 MB

Title: Deaf is Different: Unique Implications for EHDI Systems
Author(s): Janet DesGeorges and Leeanne Seaver
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: To Develop Spoken Language in Infants--Begin with the Brain
Author(s): Carol Flexer
File size: 0.6 MB

Title: Hearing Aids: Helping Parents Understand the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Author(s): Patti Martin, Jan Stroud, and Nannette Nicholson
File size: 2.7 MB

Title: Early Amplification: What to Expect
Author(s): Betsy Moog Brooks
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Parent Advocacy: Negotiating the System KNOW-ACT-DO MODEL
Author(s): Inez K. Janger and Gerri A. Hanna
File size: 0.2 MB

Title: Advisement Practices and Access to Hearing Technology
Author(s): Donna Sorkin
Note: Contact Author

Title: Components of a Successful Early Intervention Program
Author(s): Arlene Stredler-Brown
File size: 3.5 MB

Title: SKI-HI Family Programming for Infants with Hearing Loss
Author(s): Paula Pittman, Karen Clark and Debbie Lively
File size: Contact Authors

Topical Sessions VII

Title: Audiology Advocacy--Audiologist's Responsibility to EHDI
Author(s): Mary Beth Brinson and Stephanie Disney
File size: 8.0 MB

Title: WE-TRAC: The Wisconsin EHDI Tracking Referral and Coordination System
Author(s): Lilah Katcher and Elizabeth Seeliger
File size: 2.6 MB

Title: Electronic Vital Records Screening System
Author(s): Teresa Disburg, Kayla Tinker, and Shane Fanning
Note: Contact Authors

Title: Look before you LEAP: Proactive Technical Assistance
Author(s): Esther Ehrmann and Susan Norton
File size: 21 MB

Title: Targeting OB Office to Improve Family Understanding of UNHS
Author(s): Susan Wiley and Maureen Sullivan
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Model Program: Training Early Interventionists about Hearing Loss
Author(s): Karen Muñoz, Karen Ditty, and Faye McCollister
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: Supporting Parents of Newly Diagnosed Deaf and Hard of Hearing Infants: The Implementation and Impact of Parent Links
Author(s): Karl Hamner, Sandy Harvey and Bonnie Burleson
File size: 8.2 MB

Title: What If Families Ran the EHDI System?
Author(s): Marilyn Sass-Lehrer, Beth S. Benedict, and Barbara Raimondo
File size: 0.2 MB

Title: Deaf Child: Normal? Various Perspectives
Author(s): Beth Sonnenstrahl Benedict and Barbara Raimondo
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: RIHP: Coaching Families of Children with Hearing Loss | Part II
Author(s): Sandi Domoracki, Constance Block, and Kelli Halter
File size: 0.7 MB

Title: Institute for Persons Who Are Hard of Hearing or Deaf (IHHD): Virtual Preparation of EHDI Service Providers
Author(s): Evelyn Cherow, Sheila Doctors, and Carla Wood Jackson
File size: 38.7 MB - Zip File

Topical Sessions VIII

Title: My Best Friend or My Worst Nightmare?
Author(s): Jan Stroud and Tracy Pate
File size: 0.1 MB

Title: Professional Standards for Service Providers
Author(s): Judith A Niemeyer and Mary V. Compton
File size: 3.5 MB

Title: Newborn Hearing Screening Data Reporting: Metabolic or Electronic Birth Certificate
Author(s): Anne Jarrett
File size: 0.5 MB

Title: Hearing Merged with Metabolic: A Marriage Made in Heaven?
Author(s): James Schmaelzle and Pamela King
File size: 1.6 MB

Title: Outcomes of New York's Neonatal Hearing Screening Program
Author(s): Lynn Spivak and Constance Donohue
File size: 0.7 MB

Title: Where Are They Now? Children Identified Through NBHS 1996-8
Author(s): Beppie J. Shapiro and Taletha Derrington
File size: 0.7 MB

Title: Audiological and Intervention Issues: Multiple Disabilities
Author(s): Faye P. McCollister and Diane Sabo
File size: 0.6 MB

Title: Early Intervention Options for Infants/Toddlers with Hearing Loss
Author(s): Antonia Brancia Maxon, Terry Foust, Karen Ditty, Randi Winston, and Patti F. Martin
File size: 0.8 MB

Title: Early Intervention--Two Stories from One Family
Author(s): Brenda K. Lancaster
File size: 6.3 MB

Title: How EHDI Changed Our Lives--One Family's Story
Author(s): Allison Emerson
File size: 6.3 MB

Title: EHDI Program Outcomes: From Diagnosis to Self Determination
Author(s): Cindy Lawrence and Jodee Crace
File size: 0.4 MB
Handouts: Handouts - (PowerPoint File: 0.1 MB)

Closing Session

Title: An Update on the Joint Committee on Infant Hearing
Streaming Video: Video of Plenary Panel Discussion
Author(s): Judith Gravel
File size: 0.4 MB