The annual PAA convention is held each year in September to provide members with high quality continuing education experiences from nationally known speakers and fellow PAA members as well as the latest information from hearing aid, instrument, and other exhibitors.
Dr. Susan Parr, Au.D., VP of Education, is in charge of planning and implementing this year's convention. If you have any comments or would like to suggest workshop/convention topics or speakers, please contact us.
Exhibitor Registration and information form
Silent auction information and form web.pdf
Convention Registration Form Online registration is now closed. On site registration is available.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Thursday, September 24, 2015
7:00-8:00 - Breakfast & Registration
8:00-8:15 - Welcoming Remarks
8:15-9:45 -Comprehensive Hearing Care
Facing the Challenge of Adult Hearing Care Management
Including Models adding Aural Rehabilitation - Dr. Tad Zelski
9:45-10:15 - Break with exhibitors
10:15-11:45 - Audiology Panel-Unbundling/itemizing Services in Your Practice
Dr. Debbie Abel
Dr. Jane Brady
Dr. Tad Zelski
Dr. Karen Lemme
11:45- 2:00 - Lunch with 15 minute Industry/Exhibitor CEU Courses from 12:45 to 2:00 PM & Poster Session
2:00-3:30 - ICD-10/PQRS
Dr. Debbie Abel
3:30-3:45 - Break with exhibitors
3:45-5:15 - Selling to Different Personality Types
Dr. Erin Wright
5:30-7:00 - Reception & Silent Auction
Friday, September 25, 2015
7:00 - 8:00 - Breakfast.
8:00 - 8:15 - Welcoming Remarks
8:15 - 9:45 - Clinical Tinnitus Management:
Tools for Your Office Part 1 – Tier 1 -
Dr. Robert Sweetow
9:45-10:30 – Break with exhibitors
10:30–12:00 - Clinical Tinnitus Management
Part 2 - Tier 1 - Dr. Robert Sweetow
12:00-1:15 - Lunch & Business Meeting
1:15-2:45 - The Current Evidence Base In Amplification - Dr. Catherine Palmer
2:45-3:15 - Break
3:15-4:45 - Panel with State Leaders & State Agencies: OVR, VB, Department of Health, Audiology Licensure Board, and PAA Board
04:45-05:00 - Closing Remarks
DIRECTIONS/ HOTEL INFO
One North Second Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101-1601
Click here for Directions or read below:
3 miles off of the Pennsylvania Turnpike at Exit 146
If using GPS please use: GPS Friendly Address - 200 Market St, Harrisburg, PA 17101.
From Interstate 83, take Harrisburg exit 43 (Second Street - Capitol Complex) north on Second Street to Market Street. Hotel is on corner of 2nd St and Market St.
From Interstate 81, take exit 66 (Front Street - South). Follow Front Street approximately 5.5 miles to Market Street. Take a left on Market Street. Hotel is on next corner at 2nd St and Market St.
Overnight Self Parking is available in the Walnut Street Garage located next to the Hilton Harrisburg. Please inform the Front Desk at Check In to receive the Hilton parking rate.
Cancellation Policy: To be eligible for a refund of meeting registration fees, requests must be received in writing on or before September 11th, 2015. The amount of the refund will be the total amount paid less $45. If received after September 11th, NO REFUND will be issued. All approved refunds will be issued after the meeting