2016 AuD Education Summit Preliminary Agenda

October 27–28, 2016
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Purpose of the Summit

  • Discuss the challenges associated with the current model of clinical education
  • Learn about alternative models from other doctoral professions, and
  • Identify strategies for improvement

By the conclusion of the Summit, a framework and timeline for implementation of the recommendations will be developed.

Thursday, October 27 

Time Activity Facilitator
8:30 a.m.
  • Welcome
  • Purpose of the Summit
  • Desired outcomes
8:45 a.m. Introductions  
9:15 a.m. History of the AuD Bess
9:30 a.m. Current AuD Model Bentler
10:00 a.m. BREAK  
10:30 a.m. Present Top 5 Challenges
  • Standardization of the process
  • Quality control of sites
  • Preceptor qualifications, credentials, skills
  • Student debt/ROI
  • Assuring student readiness
Noon LUNCH  
1:00 p.m. Presentations on residency models from other professions
(medicine, optometry, and physical therapy)
2:00 p.m. BREAK  
2:30 p.m. Panel discussion with presenters and audience  
3:45 p.m. BREAK  
4:00 p.m. Table discussions  
5:00 p.m. Conclude Devlin


Friday, October 28

Time Activity Facilitator
8:30 a.m.
  • Opening remarks
  • Review of day's agenda
9:00 a.m. Testing and building consensus  
10:00 a.m. BREAK  
10:30 a.m. Generating strategies Bentler/Cone
Noon Lunch  
1:00 p.m. Generating strategies  
3:00 p.m. Closing remarks  

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