|Publication status||Published - Nov 2016|
|Event||American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention 2016: Researcher and Academic Town Meeting - Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, United States|
Duration: 17 Nov 2016 → 19 Nov 2016
|Conference||American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention 2016|
|Period||17/11/16 → 19/11/16|
|Other||At 2016 ASHA—the 2016 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Convention, held November 17–19, 2016 in Philadelphia—attendees will find a rich mix of leading topics in communication—including the potential effects of popular technology use on young children’s development; listeners’ perceptions of people who speak using vocal fry; the impact of a stutter on a person’s employment status and compensation; the viability of using less expensive personal sound amplification products (PSAPs) in place of hearing aids; and more. This year’s ASHA Convention will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.|
An annual event for audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students, 2016 ASHA will bring together more than 14,000 attendees under the theme, “Everyday leadership. Leadership every day.” The program will feature 6,000 authors contributing their expertise across 24 topic areas.