2022 Early Hearing Detection & Intervention Virtual Conference

March 13 - 15, 2022

Family / Parents

Thanks to Gallaudet for sponsoring the Family Coffee Chat and Happy Hour during the 2022 EHDI conference! Please check out the family and child services that Gallaudet has to offer.

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Included is a list of sessions that the Parent Place Committee has identified as part of the "Parent and Family Track" of sessions. We have done our best, but we cannot guarantee this is a comprehensive list. There may be missing sessions or sessions that have been removed. We apologize in advance if there are any errors.

Monday Session List

Tuesday Session List

EHDI 2022: Family Group

Make new friends and keep the old. Join the EHDI 2022: Family Group on Facebook.

Sunday, March 13th, Parent Gathering from 5:30 to 6:30 pm MT

This is a quick introduction to the EHDI Conference and fun social time to get to know other families who are attending the conference.

Monday, March 14th, Parent Place Lunch Panel from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm MT

This panel will introduce you to the variety of projects, programs, and supports that Hands & Voices offers with a panel of program leaders. You learn about the projects: Deaf/Hard of Hearing Plus, Fostering Joy, Latino Council, Military Project, OUR Project, ASTra and GBYS.

Tuesday, March 15th, Coffee Chat from 7:15 am 8:20 am MT

To meet and network with other family members, ask questions, and discuss your conference experience.

Tuesday, March 15th, Happy Hour from 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm MT

To meet and network with other family members, ask questions and discuss your conference experience. This is a great opportunity to say "I can't wait to meet you in person" to the new conference friends you just met this year and to "See you soon" to the old friends you reconnected with virtually.

Don't Forget... Your State Stakeholder's Meeting

This meeting is facilitated by your state's EHDI Coordinator, please contact this person for an agenda or additional information if you have not received any correspondence. Contact information for EHDI Coordinators can be found at this link: NCHAM: State Contacts for Early Hearing Detection & Intervention.

EHDI Parent Place Committee Members:
  • Tabitha Belhorn, Committee Chairperson, Ohio Hands & Voices
  • Julie Stewart, Ohio Hands & Voices
  • Anita Dowd, Kentucky Hands & Voices
  • Mariana Barquet, Indiana Hands & Voices
  • Janel Frost, Michigan Hands & Voices