Accreditation Information

American Academy of Audiology - CEUs pending 

(Academy CE Provider) is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of  .625 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy’s Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.

 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association            

This course will be offered for 0.65 ASHA CEU’s (Instructional Level: Intermediate, Content Area: Professional, Subject Area: 9020 Audiology Conferences and Conventions with Multiple Sessions).

 Medicine

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Medical knowledge

Other

UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 6.25 hours of participation.

Objectives

 Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss advanced surgical and clinical solutions for patients with severe and/or challenging hearing impairment.
  •  Identify new hearing healthcare policies and how those policies influence current and future practices 

  • Assess the impact of aging as it relates to hearing loss.

Target Audience

This course is intended to meet the needs of audiologists, otolaryngologists, speech pathologists, and all other providers who care for patients receiving healing and balance support and services.

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures are provided below for each speaker and will also be included in participant materials or provided prior to the start of the activity.

 

Margaret Adkins, AuD, CCC-A

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Matthew Bush, MD

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Lynzee Cornell, PhD

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Liza Creel, PhD, MPH

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Kenneth Iverson, MD

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Raleigh Jones Jr, MD

Financial: Dr. Jones receives a salary from the University of Kentucky. 

Non-financial: Dr. Jones does not have any relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Beth McNulty, MD

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Jennifer Shinn-Pettyjohn, PhD, CCC-A/ F-AAA

Financial: Dr. Shinn-Pettyjohn receives a salary from the University of Kentucky. 

Non-financial: Dr. Shinn-Pettyjohn does not have any relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Robert Sprang, MBA

Financial: Mr. Sprang receives a salary from the University of Kentucky. 

Non-financial: Mr. Sprang does not have any relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

B Joseph Touma, MD

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Ian Windmill, PhD, FAAA

Financial: 

Non-financial: 

Dan Zeitler, MD

Financial: 

Non-financial: