Academy Research Conference Agenda
GENETICS AND HEARING LOSS
April 18, 2018
|8:30am - 8:45am||Welcome
Jackie Clark, Ph.D., Academy President
Kathleen Arnos, Ph.D., ARC Chair
|8:45am - 9:45am||The Basics of Genetics for the Clinician
Marci Lesperance, M.D.
Pediatric Otolaryngologist University of Michigan
|9:45am - 10:00am||Break|
|10:00am - 11:00am||Genetic Testing and Counseling in the Era of Precision Medicine
Arti Pandya, M.D.
Pediatric Clinical Geneticist, University of North Carolina
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Age-related Hearing Loss and Noise-Induced Hearing Loss—Old Problems and New Paradigms
Lawrence Lustig, M.D.
Otolaryngologist and Neurotologist, Columbia University Medical Center
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||Lunch and Poster Presentation Viewing|
|1:30pm - 2:30pm||Genetic Associations with Vestibular Disorders and Unilateral Hearing Loss
Kelley Dodson, M.D.
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Virginia Commonwealth University
|2:30pm - 3:30pm||From Etiologic Diagnoses to Personalized Therapies for Hearing Loss
Cynthia Morton, Ph.D.
Medical Geneticist, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard University
|3:30pm - 3:45pm||Break|
|3:45pm - 5:15pm||Panel Discussion/Questions|
|5:15pm - 5:30pm||Closing Remarks
Kathleen Arnos, Ph.D.