2019  NC Audiology Association Conference

Raleigh • October 10-11

  • Location Location Location

    Raleigh, the City of Oaks offers exceptional dining and entertaining venues to fully round out your weekend!

  • Two Learning Tracks

    Day 2 of the conference will feature one adult-focused and one pediatric-focused track of CEU opportunities. How will you choose?

  • Exhibition Hall

    Learn about the newest clinical resources and technology directly from our local industry representatives and donors.

  • Student Mentorship

    Get to know the future of Audiology by engaging AuD students from local universities.

  • Nationally Recognized Speakers

    Leaders of the field will present on up to date clinical research and professional topics.

  • Lesgislative Updates

    Only at our Business Lunch can you learn about impending legislative action and initiatives. This lunch is for members only.

  • Get Connected

    Your most valuable resource are your colleagues in the state. Meet your neighbors and collaborate in years to come.

  • Quality Continuing Education

    There's something for everyone - no matter your specialty. 

Conference Sponsors

Conference Lineup and Schedule

Titles and Content Preliminary at this time

Day 1 - Thursday

Keynote Speaker - Nicholas Reed, Au.D.   Hearing Loss and Cognitive Decline, Public Health, and Patient-Provider Communication


Exhibitor Focus



Featured Speaker - Gurjit Singh, Ph.D.  The Psychology of Hearing Aid Adoption

Poster Session 

Trivia Bowl and Cocktail Hour


Day 2 - Friday ADULT TRACK

Presentation titles and content preliminary at this time

Featured Speaker - Gyl Kasewurm, Au.D.  Thriving in the Face of Disruption and Tools for Success in Any Practice


Roundtable - Legislative Action - Presenation by Tony Solari, NCAA Lobbyist, and Panel Discussion, Q&A

Lunch and NCAA Business Meeting


Featured Speaker - Andrew Vermiglio, Au.D.  Speech in Noise Testing: Knowledge and Application




Medical Feature - Hunter Hoover, MD  "Ouch My Ear Hurts!"  






Ethics - William Eblin, Au.D.

Closing Comments, both tracks



Day 2 - Friday PEDS TRACK

Featured Speaker - Pat Roush, Au.D.  Pediatric Hearing Loss Topic TBA

Lunch and NCAA Business Meeting

Featured Speaker - Chrisi Sanchez, Au.D  Language Limbo: Navigating Pediatric Audiology in a Multicultural World"

Medical Feature - Hunter Hoover, MD  "Ouch My Ear Hurts!"  

Ethics - William Eblin, Au.D.

Closing Comments, both tracks

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Conference Information

The 2019 conference will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center.

The Raleigh Convention Center offers a beautiful meeting space filled with large windows and light filled halls, and walls adorned with local and national art canvases. It’s convenient to get to, and surrounded by world class restaurants and activities.

500 S Salisbury St
Raleigh, NC 27601

Conference fee refund policy

Refund/registration cancellation request is due in writing 40 days before the scheduled start of the conference for a full refund. If a refund/registration cancellation is requested within 40 days of the event, the participant will be refunded the registration fee, less the cost of food provided at the conference. All requests should be sent via email to ncaudiologyassociation@gmail.com. Refunds will be issued as a check sent to the registrant’s mailing address within 2-3 weeks.


Conference Complaints Policy

Should an attendee be unsatisfied with accommodations, education material, or any other aspect of the annual conference, a complaint should be sent via email to ncaudiologyassociation@gmail.com or can be communicated in person to a member of the executive board or conference chair. Any and all complaints submitted will be reviewed by the conference committee and forwarded to the executive board as deemed appropriate. The leadership team aims to resolve all complaints as quickly as possible and to the satisfaction of the attendee. Complaints can also be noted in the annual conference feedback form to be addressed for the following year’s events.


Conference Cancellation Policy

In the event that the conference needs to be cancelled or rescheduled due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund will be issued to the registrants or the fee can be applied to the rescheduled date/time of the event. Registrants will be notified via email as well as social media in the event of cancellation. If the conference is rescheduled, registrants will have the opportunity to apply their registration fees to the newly scheduled date. If the rescheduled date/time is not convenient for the registrant or in the event the conference is not rescheduled, a full refund will be issued. Refunds are sent by check to the registrant’s mailing address in 2-3 weeks following cancellation.