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South East BAA Regional Meeting

Jul 25th - All Day

South East BAA Regional Meeting


on Friday 25 July 2014


Lecture Theater 1, Education Suite, 5th Floor, Kingston Surgical Centre


Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Galsworthy Road, Kingston, Surrey KT2 7QB

Contact Details: justine.sweet@kingstonhospital.nhs.uk

                                                             or:  caroline.peers@nhs.net 




9.30-10.00       Registration and coffee (kindly sponsored by Advanced Bionics UK Ltd)




Morning Session: Complex Cases




Chair: Caroline Peers




10.00-10.10       Welcome                                              Justine Sweet


                                                                                    Head of Audiology, ENT and Oral Services


                                                                                    Kingston Hospital Foundation Trust




10.10-10.40       Fitting Severe-to-Profound Hearing Loss        Chris Cartwright


                                                                                       Audiology Manager NHS/Public Sector


                                                                                        Phonak Group Limited




10.40-11.10          Sound Success                                  Kezia Tomlinson           


                                                                                  Advanced Bionics UK Limited


                                                                                  Marketing and Business Development Manager




11.10-11.30         Comfort Break




11.30-12.15       Audiology Services and Hearing Technologies:                        Sarah White,


                         The Experience of Deafblind Individuals                                Health Policy Officer






12.15-12.45       Cochlear implant candidacy and technology update                  Sharmila Patel


                                                                                                                Cochlear Implant Manager


                                                                                                                 St George’s Hospital




12.45-13.30     Lunch (kindly sponsored by Siemens Hearing Instruments Ltd)




Manufacturer presentation stands in the forum:




Advanced Bionics UK Ltd


Phonal Group Ltd


Guymark UK








Afternoon Session: Complex Cases, Research and Professional Affairs




Chair: James Doran




13.30-14.00       Fitting considerations for People with tinnitus                Lauren Jackson




                                                                                                      Siemens Hearing Instruments Ltd




14:00-14.30       Effect of motivational interviewing                                Hashir Aazh


                          In facilitating hearing aid use: a                                 Tinnitus and Hyperacusis Specialist


                          Pilot RCT                                                                 Royal Surrey County Hospital               




14:30-15:00       Benefits of Extended Screening                                   Dr Seilesh Kadambari


                        Testing for Congenital CMV                                         Clinical Research Fellow


                                                                                                       St George's University of London




15:00-15:30     Afternoon Refreshments (kindly sponsored by Guymark UK Ltd)




15:30-16:30       Regional meeting