BAAP Conference 2018 - BOOKING NOW CLOSED!!!

    Thursday 15th & Friday 16th March 2018.

    Hilton Birmingham Metropole, Birmingham B40 1PP

    . It has been decided to have a change of venue for our 2018 Conference, returning once more to the Hilton Birmingham Metropole in their bright and airy Terrace Room overlooking the lake. Thursday the 15th March will be open to all audiologists, physiotherapists and doctors involved in the management of patients with balance and hearing problems. Friday 16th March will include the AGM, Consultant and SpR presentations, and is for BAAP / BAPA members only. Thursday speakers will include: Professor Ashley Wackym, Professor and chair of Otorhinolaryngology and skull base surgery, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA. Semicircular Canal Dehiscences and the Third Window Dr Ram Kumar, Consultant Neurologist and clinical lead in spasticity services, Alder Hey Childrens’ NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK. Dizziness Following Head Injury in Children Professor Bencie Woll, Deafness Cognition and Language Centre UCL, University College London, UK How does visual language affect crossmodal plasticity? Deafness, the developing brain and language Professor Lucy Yardley, Professor of Health Psychology, Nuffield Dept of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK Supporting Home-Based Engagement with Vestibular Rehabilitation Professor Paul Avan, Director, Equipe Biophysique Neurosensorielle, Universite Clermont Auvergne, France Gene therapy for audiovestibular disorders Dr Siobhan Brennan, Lead Clinical Scientist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Trustee & Lead on Interdisciplinary Strategy, British Society of Audiology. Lecturer, MANCAD, University of Manchester. Assessment of hearing in adults with learning disability For further information, please contact: Wendy Moss wendy.moss@nhs.net or check out the details on the website http://www.baap.org.uk/ Please ring the Hilton Birmingham Metropole on 0121-780-4242 to book accommodation, and specify BAAP in your booking. ***Comparison sites such as Expedia and Trivago are proving useful*** NB: Accommodation is NOT included in the price of the conference.

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