The Ruth Symposium

The Ruth Symposium in Audiology & Hearing Science

Save the Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021

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The symposium content is aimed at providing the practicing audiologist with knowledge of contemporary issues involved in the identification, diagnosis & management of hearing and balance disorders. All sessions will take place via Zoom.

The conference will be virtual this year.


To register, please email with your name, preferred email address, and practice location/affiliation. There will be no registration fee this year.

This year’s conference theme will be "Affordability and Accessibility of Hearing Aids."

2021 Keynote Speaker

Brent Edwards, Ph.D.
Director of National Acoustics Laboratory
Presentation Title: "Innovation at NAL on Emerging Trends in Hearing Healthcare"

2021 Invited Speakers

Erik Jorgensen, Au.D.
Ph.D. Candidate, Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Iowa
Presentation Title: “Ants on the Beach: Auditory Ecology, Hearing Aids, and Listening in the Real World”

Shilpi Banerjee, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Head of Audiology at Bose
Presentation Title: “Democratizing Hearing Health”