Barry Downes was chair for a very successful Professional Development Day which followed the Annual General Meeting at the Stanhill Court Hotel, near Gatwick Airport. A summary of the topic covered by each speakers follows together with a link to their presentation if it is possible to offer it. Members who attended should find that their CPD record has been populated with appropriate learning points leaving them the task of adding information about how the learning has helped in their everyday profession.
Speakers at the event were:
Dr Cherilee Rutherford, AuD Lecturer and Director, MSc Advanced Audiology and Audiology Short Courses, UCL Ear Institute, London.
Lucy Handscomb, MSc Lecturer in Audiology, UCL Ear Institute, London and NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Unit
Mark Laureyns President of the Association Européenne des Audioprothésistes/ European Association of Hearing Aid Professionals, Belgium
In the afternoon session, David Rist, a Member of the BSHAA Professional Development Committee, and Head of Development Training, Hidden Hearing led a session: Increasing Sales Revenue through "The Chameleon Effect"