Saturday, March 7th
     Pacific Rim EHDI Programs (by invitation only)

Sunday, March 8th

Wednesday, March 11th
     State EHDI Coordinator Meeting

Registration for the DSHPSHWA Annual Meeting is for members of the Directors of Speech and Hearing Programs in State Health and Welfare Agencies. Members are those persons charged with the responsibility of directing and developing speech-language and/or hearing programs in state and territorial health and welfare agencies, including EHDI programs. If you have questions about your membership, please contact Elizabeth Seeliger, MA, CCC-A, Vice-President of Membership, at 608-267-9191 or


Dallas, TX
March 7-8, 2009
March 7, 2009
    3:00-5:00 PM Executive Board Meeting
    6:30-8:30 Recepion: light hors devours, cash bar
David Savage – Slide Show Celebrating 50 Years of DSHPSHWA
March 8, 2009
    8:30-9:00 AM Registration/Continental Breakfast
    9:00-9:30 Welcome by Jeff Hoffman
Housekeeping, Review Schedule
    9:30-10:00 Marcus Gaffney – Annual Newborn Hearing Screening Data Update
    10:00-10:25 Karen Anderson – School Age Children Screening Guidelines, AAA Taskforce
    10:25-10:45 Anne Oyler - ASHA Update
    10:45-11:00 Break
    11:00-11:15 Irene Forsman – HRSA/MCHB Update
    11:15-11:30 John Eichwald – CDC Update
    11:30-12:30 DSHPSHWA Annual Business Meeting
    12:30-1:30 PM Box Lunch
    1:30-2:30 Dr. Shirley Russ – National Initiative on Children’s Health Quality – Experience and Status
    2:30-3:00 Break
    3:00-6:00 AAP Medical home Presentation