Event Type

EHDI Conference 2021: March 2-5

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) conference. This year’s conference is a virtual event, making it easy for you to join with other professionals and parents intent on improving early hearing screening, diagnosis, and intervention systems for infants/young children and their families.

This conference is for:

  • State EHDI program staff members
  • Audiologists, physicians and other healthcare providers
  • Families of children with hearing loss
  • Early Intervention Specialists
  • Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Students and advocates

Sessions include:

  • A “Radical” Shift to Balance in Deaf Education
  • Family-Centered Intervention: The Sibling Perspective
  • Promoting Social and Emotional Functioning of Children who are DHH Plus
  • Promoting Deaf Children’s Development of & Proficiency in ASL & English
  • What Do We Know About the Fathers? Research in the Field of Young Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • Effects of COVID on Parenting & Mental Health: How to Support Families
  • Strategies for Fostering JOY: Suggestions for Professionals and Families
  • Tele-Education: Supporting Mainstreamed Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students


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