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The Atlanta Hears SHHH Chapter Proudly Presents: 

"Hearing Better @"    - - -   Conference '99

Schedule of Events

Friday, August 13, 1999
 4:00PM -    8:00PM  Registration
 6:00PM -  10:00PM  Welcome Reception - Honoring SHHH 20th Anniversary

Saturday Morning, August 14, 1999
7:00AM - 12:00PM  Registration
7:00AM -  8:00AM  Continental Breakfast
8:15AM -  9:30AM  Welcome
Keynote Speech -  Rocky Stone, SHHH Founder
9:30AM -  6:00PM  Exhibit Hall Open
9:45AM - 10:30AM  Panel Discussion - Advocating Your Rights, Real Life Experiences
10:30AM - 11:00AM  Coffee Break
11:00AM - 12:00AM  Panel Discussion - Using the ADA to Your Advantage
12:00AM -   1:15PM  Lunch

Saturday Afternoon - Breakout Sessions & Banquet
 1:15PM -   2:15PM  Assistive Listening Devices - Audex & Hearing Resources Services
1:15PM -  2:15PM  Dr. Sanjay Bhansali, MD - Update on Hearing Health and Cochlear Implants
2:30PM -  3:15PM  Starkey Laboratories - Exciting New Hearing Aid  Research
 2:30PM -  3:15PM  Networking for Hard of Hearing People:
 * Signs & Sounds Initiative by John Weber
 * Ga Telecom Project by Ron Vickery
 3:30PM - 4:15PM  Concord Coalition: How secure is Social Security?
 3:30PM - 4:15PM  Digital Hearing Aids - Latest advances in Hearing Aids
 4:30PM - 5:30PM  Computer Wizardry - Using a computer for TTY, 2 Line VCO, Chat Rooms, Hearing Loss related Email Lists, etc.
 4:30PM -  5:30PM  Dr. Dean Ericson, Psychologist: How a Hard of Hearing person can handle Family and other Relationships better. 
 7:30PM - 9:00PM  BANQUET
* Speaker - Rocky Stone
* Entertainment
* Door Prizes
Sunday, August 15, 1999
7:00AM - 8:00AM  Breakfast
8:30AM - 9:00AM  Interdenominational Devotion
9:00AM - 1:00PM  Exhibit Hall Open
9:15AM - 10:15AM  Dr. Goldsmith - Tinnitus & Technological  Advances in the Year 2000 & Beyond
10:15AM - 10:30AM  Coffee Break
10:30AM - 11:30AM  Dr. Karpf - Cochlear Implant Discussions
11:30AM - 12:30AM  Georgia SHHH State Association Launch