2021 Post-EHDI LEND Workshop

2021 Post-EHDI LEND Workshop

Thursday, March 18, 2021
7:30 pm ET - 9:30 pm ET
Location: Virtual

This workshop will introduce LEND pediatric audiology trainees to the various challenges associated with effectively serving children with hearing loss (including those with additional disabilities) and their families. It is a unique, interactive learning opportunity that brings together trainees and faculty from across the country. This year's focus is on telehealth.

Registration deadline: Friday, March 5 at 11:59 pm ET. There is no fee to register.


Who Should Attend?

This workshop is intended for LEND pediatric audiology trainees who are planning to attend the 2021 Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Virtual Conference. LEND faculty are encouraged to register.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this workshop, trainees will be able to:
  1. Describe the role of audiologists in providing equitable telehealth services
  2. Describe the role of audiologists in supporting auditory access in tele-education and tele-intervention
  3. Discuss the logistical requirements and limitations of providing audiological services via telehealth
  4. List at least two emerging challenges using telehealth
  5. List at least two practical tools and strategies for responding to emerging challenges using telehealth
  6. Discuss the importance of providing ethical telehealth services in varied models of audiologic management


The workshop will take place from 7:30-9:30 pm ET on Thursday, March 18, 2021, virtually on the Zoom platform.

Homework Assignment and Materials

Prior to attending the workshop, trainees are expected to complete all required homework assignments and/or readings. Detailed homework assignment instructions will be available by mid-February.


This workshop will have CART captioning and American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation available. Please note accommodation requests in your registration.

EHDI Conference Registration

Individuals planning to attend any portion of the EHDI Meeting must register separately for that event at their own expense. Visit the EHDI Conference website for more information.   

To learn more about scholarship opportunities, click here.

For more information, please contact Senior Program Manager of MCH Technical Assistance, Jackie Czyzia, at [email protected]