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SIG Activities at the ASHA Convention

The SIGs are sponsoring sessions and Master Classes at the 2022 ASHA Convention. During this hybrid event, the SIGs will have both in-person sessions at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, in New Orleans, LA, as well as pre-recorded sessions that will be available in the Virtual Library. Additional information about all Convention sessions, including presenter bios and course descriptions, is available through the Program Planner.

Below is the schedule of the SIG-sponsored sessions.

Programming Notes:

  • The Virtual Library will be open November 10–28.

Location Notes:

SIG 1, Language Learning and Education

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Hilton, Quarterdeck B SIG 1 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. CC, 353-355 (1385L) Resilient Collaborations: SLPs and Psychologists Managing Comorbid Language, Learning, and Mental Health Disorders
In-Person Master Class Saturday, November 19 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CC, R9 (MC49) Normalizing Cultural Responsiveness: Embedding Cultural-Linguistic Backgrounds into Assessment Practices

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 2, Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CC, 217-219 (1048L) It's My Life: Why Person-Centered Care is More Than Just Talk*
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Hilton, Quarterdeck A SIG 2 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. CC, R4 (MC18) Supporting Veterans & Active Duty Service Members with Prolonged Concussion Symptoms (PCS)
In-Person Session Saturday, November 19 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. CC, 215-216 (1600L) Implementation of Teen Online Problem-Solving Program for Adolescents With Acquired Brain Injuries: Role of SLPs

*This event is co-sponsored with SIG 12, Augmentative and Alternate Communication.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 3, Voice and Upper Airway Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, 264 SIG 3 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CC, 203-205 (1086L) Ethical Considerations for Voice and Upper Airway Specialists: Healthcare Billing Compliance and Clinical Decision-Making
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R4 (MC17) The Ins and Outs of Manual Treatment for Voice

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 4, Fluency and Fluency Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CC, 211-213 (1103L) Stuttering: Ableism and Speech-Language Pathologists
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R9 (MC13) Stranger Things: The Upside-Down World of Counseling with Persons Who Stutter
Open House and Networking Meeting Saturday, November 19 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, 263 SIG 4 Open House and Networking Meeting

SIG 5, Craniofacial and Velopharyngeal Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. CC, 264 SIG 5 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R1 (MC11) Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Care Pathways
In-Person Session Saturday, November 19 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. CC, 222 (1608L) Orofacial Clefting: Clinical Management Across the Lifespan From a Biopsychosocial Perspective

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 6, Hearing and Balance Sciences: Research and Clinical Applications

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, Mosaic Room SIGnificant Luncheon Open House and Networking Meeting*
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. CC, R1 (MC20) Advances and Updates on Implantable Devices
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. CC, 238-239 (1546L) Assessing Postural Stability and Fall Risk: Can We Do Better?

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 7, Auditory Rehabilitation, SIG 8, Public Health Audiology, and SIG 9, Pediatric Hearing and Hearing Disorders.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 7, Auditory Rehabilitation

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Pre-Recorded Session November 10-28 1 Hour (Pre-recorded) Virtual Library (2156V) Teleaudiology – Current Practice and Future Trends*
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R7 (MC02) Telepractice Strategies for Auditory Rehabilitation with Adults with Cochlear Implants*
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, Mosaic Room SIGnificant Luncheon Open House and Networking Meeting**

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 8, Public Health Audiology and SIG 18, Telepractice.

**This event is co-sponsored by SIG 6, Hearing and Balance Sciences: Research and Clinical Applications, SIG 8, Public Health Audiology, and SIG 9, Pediatric Hearing and Hearing Disorders.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 8, Public Health Audiology

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Pre-Recorded Session November 10-28 1 Hour (Pre-recorded) Virtual Library (2156V) Teleaudiology-Current Practice and Future Trends*
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R7 (MC02) Telepractice Strategies for Auditory Rehabilitation with Adults with Cochlear Implants*
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, Mosaic Room SIGnificant Luncheon Open House and Networking Meeting**
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R8 (MC16) Telehealth & Pediatric Audiology: The Future is Here

*This event is co-sponsored with SIG 7, Auditory Rehab and SIG 18, Telepractice.

**This event is co-sponsored by SIG 6, Hearing and Balance Sciences: Research and Clinical Applications, SIG 7, Auditory Rehabilitation, and SIG 9, Pediatric Hearing and Hearing Disorders.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 9, Pediatric Hearing and Hearing Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, Mosaic Room SIGnificant Luncheon Open House and Networking Meeting*
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. CC, 278-279 (1324L) Moving on Up: Transitions for Children With Hearing Loss
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, 263 SIG 9 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. CC, R7 (MC39) Adjusting our Aperture: Reframing Individual and Systemic Practices to Focus on Resilience

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 6, Hearing and Balance Sciences: Research and Clinical Applications, SIG 7, Auditory Rehabilitation, and SIG 8, Public Health Audiology.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 10, Issues in Higher Education

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CC, 356-357 (1060L) The Power of Unlocking the Voice of a Child
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. CC, 263 SIG 10 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R7 (MC28) Reframing Classroom and Clinical Learning Through a Competency-Based Lens*

*This event is co-sponsored with SIG 11, Administration and Supervision.

SIG 11, Administration and Supervision

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Hampton, Riverside I SIG 11 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CC, 260-261 (1128L) Reframing Supervision for Stressful Times: Supporting Mental Health and Professional Growth Through Reflective Supervisory Practices
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R7 (MC28) Reframing Classroom and Clinical Learning Through a Competency-Based Lens*

*This event is co-sponsored with SIG 10, Issues in Higher Education.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 12, Augmentative and Alternative Communication

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, 263 SIG 12 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. CC, 217-219 (1048L) It's My Life: Why Person-Centered Care is More Than Just Talk*
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R6 (MC26) AAC in End-of-Life Care: Enhancing Communication Across the Age Span and Continuum of Care

*This event is co-sponsored with SIG 2, Neurogenic Communication Disorders.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 13, Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Hampton, Riverside I SIG 13 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. CC, 210 (1346L) Oxygen Therapies: Effects on the Upper Airway and Adult Oro-Pharyngeal Swallowing
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. CC, R9 (MC42) Weaning from Tubes and Thickener in the Pediatric Population: An Interprofessional Panel

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 14, Cultural and Linguistic Diversity

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CC, 356-357 (1101L) Social Justice in Speech, Language, and Hearing Science Curriculum and Instruction
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R5 (MC12) Talking Black in America: Roots*
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, 264 SIG 14 Open House and Networking Meeting

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 17, Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 15, Gerontology

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
In-Person Session Thursday, November 17 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CC, 231-232 (1105L) More Than Words: Incorporating Health Literacy in the SLP Plan of Care
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. CC, Mosaic Room SIG 15 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Saturday, November 19 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CC, R7 (MC46) Promoting the Value of Health Literacy in Improving Outcomes for Clients, Practitioners, and Organizations

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 16, School–Based Issues

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Pre-Recorded Session November 10-28 1 Hour (Pre-recorded) Virtual Library (2114V) Back to Basics: The Collaborative Role of SLPs in the Assessment and Treatment of Dyslexia
Open House and Networking Meeting Friday, November 18 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Hampton, Riverside I SIG 16 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 3:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. CC, R2/R3 (MC41) Dyslexia and Developmental Language Disorders: The Simple View of Reading, Poor Readers Subgroups, and Clinical Implications

SIG 17, Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Hampton, Bienville SIG 17 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. CC, R5 (MC12) Talking Black in America: Roots*
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CC, 265-268 (1407L) The Haitian Caucus: Creating Partnerships for Change Locally and Globally
In-Person Master Class Saturday, November 19 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CC, R5 (MC45) Operationalizing Global Ethics in the Communication, Swallowing, and Hearing Professions

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 14, Cultural and Linguistic Diversity.

SIG 18, Telepractice

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Pre-Recorded Session November 10-28 1 Hour (Pre-recorded) Virtual Library (2156V) Teleaudiology – Current Practice and Future Trends*
In-Person Master Class Thursday, November 17 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CC, R7 (MC02) Telepractice Strategies for Auditory Rehabilitation with Adults with Cochlear Implants*
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Hilton, Quarterdeck C SIG 18 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. CC, R8 (MC23) Know Your Worth: Reframe Your Telepractice Potential
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CC, 352 (1431L) Tele-AAC: Practical Tips and Tricks

*This event is co-sponsored by SIG 7, Auditory Rehabilitation and SIG 8, Public Health Audiology.

† Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

SIG 19, Speech Science

Activity Day Time Location Session Code/Title
Open House and Networking Meeting Thursday, November 17 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. CC, R1 SIG 19 Open House and Networking Meeting
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. CC, La Nouvelle C (1373L) Rethinking Impostor Syndrome Part 1
In-Person Session Friday, November 18 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CC, La Nouvelle C (1419L) Rethinking Imposter Syndrome Part 2
In-Person Master Class Friday, November 18 1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. CC, R9 (MC34) Defining Diversity Through Research, Education and Practice: Developing Professionals

Sponsored meeting – Sponsors are not responsible for content of meetings, nor does ASHA endorse their products or services.

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