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Hearing Loss Association of America Convention – June 2009

Submitted by Paula Rosenthal on April 4, 2009 – 9:58 pm15 Comments

Everything you need to know about the Hearing Loss Association of America’s 2009 convention is now available online. Held this year in Nashville, Tennessee  from June 18th to June 21st at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, this is an exciting annual event for people with hearing loss and their families. This year’s keynote speaker is Vinton Cerf, PhD., also known as the father of the Internet. HLAA offers a good mix of daily workshops, social events, a research symposium and trade show exhibits with the latest products available for deaf and hard of hearing people. The educational tracks for this years workshops are:

  1. Healthy Living and Working
  2. Relationships and Communication
  3. Hearing Technology
  4. Advocacy and Access
  5. Young Adult Issues (which is new for this year)

Full details on registration rates, accommodations, the daily schedule and more are available online here.

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