Program Schedule – Thursday

Hearing and Balance Conference 2013

Tentative Program Schedule

 

DAY 1: Thursday 9th  of May 2013

10:00

CHECK in and registration counter opens  for participants

12:30

Lunch

 

Moderator: TBC

Venue: Main Hall, Pelita Room

 

14:00

Keynote 1 (Main Hall, Pelita Room)

The Developmental Impact of Audiological Industry In The Region Towards Implementation of Newborn Hearing Screening Programs

By Professor Dr. Siti Zamratol, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

 

14:45

Opening Ceremony

Opening Speech by the Chair Person

Opening Speech by the Guest of Honour, Professor Dr. Siti Zamratol, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Director of Medical Development Division, Ministry of Health.

 

15:15

Tea Break

 

15:45

Keynote 2 (Main Hall, Pelita Room)

Improving The Use of Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) in Clinical Practice

By Assistant Professor Dr Ahmad Aidil Arafat, International Islamic University of Malaysia

 

Parallel Session 1

Venue: Main Hall, Pelita Room

 

Parallel Session 2

Venue: Cahaya Room

 

16:30

Session 1.1: Forum

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (UNHS) Program: Ideal vs Reality

Panels:

(KKM)

Dr Rafidah (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia)

Dr Jenny Loo (National University Hospital, Singapore)

S. Saravanan (Sunway Medical Centre)

Moderator: Darleena Abdul Aziz, Malaysian National Society of Malaysia

 

 

Session 2.1:

How To Add In Or Setup Balance Services In Your Practice

By Dr Jessica J. Vitkovic

University of Melbourne

 

17:00

Session 2.2:

VNG and Calorics Assessment

By Leigh Martin

Interacoustics UK

 

17:30

Session 1.2:

Fast Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) for Newborn Hearing Screening

By Assistant Professor Dr Ahmad Aidil Arafat

International Islamic University of Malaysia

Session 2.3:

cVEMP and oVEMP Assessments

By Dr Nor Haniza

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

18:00

End of Day 1
DAY 1: Extended session

 

20:00

Reconciliation of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss From The Audiology and Occupational Medicine’s Perspective

By Associate Professor  Dr Ailin Razali , International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM)

 

20:30

Forum:

Industrial Hearing Screening: The Way Forward

Panels:

Dr Edrin Nazri, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Associate Professor Dr Ailin Razali, IIUM

Dr Thomas Samuel, Social Security Organisation (SOCSO)

Nur Azyani Amri, Head of Audiology Profession, MOH)

Moderator: Darleena Abdul Aziz, Malaysian National Society of Malaysia (MANSA)

 

21:30

Session Ends

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