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National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research (NCRAR)


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2019 NCRAR Conference


September 25-27, 2019

for NCRAR's ninth biennial international conference in Portland, Oregon:

Ototoxicity and Noise Damage: Translating Preclinical Findings to Audiological Management


Day 1: Mechanisms and models of noise- and ototoxin-induced hearing loss

Day 2: Clinical presentation, risk factors, and diagnosis of noise- and ototoxin-induced hearing loss

Day 3: Future directions

Conference Objectives

  • To enhance knowledge of the auditory mechanisms related to ototoxicity and nois
  • To discuss how this knowledge can be translated into clinical and pharmaceutical interventions

Invited Speakers:

Sharon Kujawa, Ph.D., Keynote  
Peter Steyger, Ph.D., Keynote  
Naomi Bramhall, Ph.D.  Candice Ortiz, Au.D.  
Carmen Brewer, Ph.D.  Melissa Papesh, Au.D., Ph.D.
Albert Edge, Ph.D.   Wei Qiu, Ph.D.
Angela Garinis, Ph.D. Kelly Reavis, MPH
Lakeisha Henry, M.D. Ronald Rubenstein, MD.
Kristin Knight, M.S.   Richard Salvi, Ph.D. 
Dawn Konrad-Martin, Ph.D. Martin Slade, MPH 
Rachel McArdle, Ph.D. Sarah Theodoroff, Ph.D.
Garnett McMillan, Ph.D. Sarah Verhulst, Ph.D.  
William Murphy, Ph.D. Jian Zuo, Ph.D.