Charge Description

  • Organize and coordinate a successful AAA Annual Conference program that supports member engagement and development and generates revenue for the organization.
  • Enhance the educational value of the meeting through integration of innovative teaching and learning methods.
  • Set the standard for learning opportunities by inviting and attracting high-quality submissions/speakers.
  • Design a program of submitted sessions that interests a broad cross-section of audiology and non-audiology specialties and that incorporates advancement of Academy strategic priorities.
  • Promote the AAA Annual Conference to increase attendance and the impact of the meeting.
  • Cultivate diversity, equity, and inclusion skills through training and educational opportunities and resources.


  • Daniel Romero, AuD, PhD, Program Committee Chair
  • Ryan McCreery, PhD, Research Podiums and Student Research Forum Subcommittee Chair
  • Alaina Bassett, AuD, PhD, Featured Sessions Subcommittee Chair
  • Joscelyn Tubbs, AuD, Learning Labs and Grand Rounds Subcommittee Chair
  • Anastasia Grindle, AuD, Research, Clinical, and Teaching Posters Subcommittee Chair
  • A.U. Bankaitis, PhD, Past Program Committee Chair
  • Bre Meyers, AuD, PhD, Past Program Committee Chair
  • Brenna Carroll, AuD, Past Program Committee Chair

How to Apply

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