Call for Abstracts
The theme for the 2014 Objective Measures in Auditory Implants conference is: “Unique people, unique measures, unique solutions”. Please join us as we strive to better understand the effects of hearing loss in children and adults and to restore their hearing.
The conference planning group invites abstract submissions for plenary presentations and poster presentations. Submissions from students are strongly encouraged.
The call for abstracts will open in November 2013
ANSD 2014 Award
The Objectives Measures 2014 Meeting will host a prize for the best presentation or poster concerning the Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder.
The prize will be assigned during the closing ceremony and consists of a Nameplate and a 2.000 euro grant (doubled to 4.000 euros in case of a particular innovative work), for the first Author without any age limit.
An International Commission composed of:
Sandro Burdo (Italy) president; Karen Gordon (Canada) Secretary; Commissioners: Rolf Battmer (Germany);Andy Beynon (The Netherlands);Norbert Dillier(Switzerland); Jill Firszt (USA); Karen Gordon (Canada); Yael Henkin (Israel); GeorgeTavartkiladze (Russia), will assign the prize. The prize is sponsored by Mr. Vincenzo Acone from Milan (Italy).
Evaluation criteria will include:
- Improvement in knowledge of ANSD
- Study design
- Communication efficiency
All presentations and posters accepted for the OM2012 are automatically admitted to run for the Prize if the topic is the ANSD, except for works presented by members of the Commission.