British Tinnitus Association Conference 2017

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Sheffield Hallam University - City Campus

Howard Street


S1 1WB

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2017 Annual Conference and AGM

Early Bird GONE, Second Wave GONE, Final Release now on sale

We are down to our Final Release of tickets, with just under a month to go make sure you don't miss out!

We are delighted to announce that the British Tinnitus Association’s annual Conference will be held at Sheffield Hallam University City Campus on Thursday 7th September 2017.

The only Conference in the UK dedicated solely to tinnitus - covering new developments in research and best practice, our revamped programme includes presentations by leading researchers and clinicians, 'Round Table Remarks' Q+A session with our Tinnitus expert panel and a series of smaller, more 'Intimate Explorations' into topics dedicated to Audiologists, Paediatric Audiologists and/or Support Group Leaders/Facilitators.

With more speakers than ever before and our poster session dedicated to your tinnitus research, we look forward to you joining us at what we know will be a huge success.

Confirmed Speakers

Helen Pryce, Derek Hoare, Sally Erskine and Tal Moore, Don McFerran, Lucy Handscomb, Dave Carr, David Baguley, Laurence McKenna, Magda Sereda, Dawn Lamerton, Samantha Lear, Eldre Beukes, Julia Hodson, David Stockdale, from the IDA Institute Cherilee Rutherford.

Topics include

Mobile apps for tinnitus management, Internet-based CBT for tinnitus, Person-centred care in tinnitus management: The Tinnitus Toolkit, Dealing with challenging support group members, Sharing decisions in tinnitus, BSA Guidance, Tinnitus hyperacusis and anxiety in children: a psychological approach, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) as treatment, Sound therapy for hyperacusis in children, Support group facilitation, Evaluation of a cognitive model of tinnitus distress, Getting a support group from good to great.

Poster Submissions

We were delighted with the response to our call for posters last year - please consider submitting a poster to present your work/projects/research/audits for this years conference. For more information please email marcus@tinnitus.org.uk or visit www.tinnitus.org.uk/poster2017

Please consider submitting a poster to present at this years conference please email krys@tinnitus.org.uk for more information.

Fee - Second Wave Tickets

Non Member - £120

Professional Member - £95 (discount code required)

Support Group Leader - £65 (discount code required)

*Support Group Leaders can also request a limited number of discount codes for their group

We are also able to accept payments by cheque (please include booking form if sending via post) or Debit/Credit card by phone on 0114 2509933.

If you need to book a place on the conference by invoice - please call 0114 2509933


How do I get my discount code?

If you have joined as a professional BTA member and paid a £45 joining fee, you will have received a discount code or if you are a support group leader, you should also have been notified of your discount code by now, if not please contact Marcus on 0114 2509933 or email marcus@tinnitus.org.uk

How to get there?

The venue is directly across the road from Sheffield Train Station so if you are coming by train it is a two minute walk from the platform to the Conference. If you're driving and require parking information, there are special rates available: find out more here: https://www.shu.ac.uk/visit-us/how-to-find-us/where-to-park

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes - you can transfer your ticket, however you will need to inform the BTA prior to the conference.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No - there is no need to print off your ticket, your name will be on our registration list.

What is the refund policy?

Refunds can be made up until the 25 August (minus 10% admin fee). After that date please contact Marcus at the BTA on 0114 2509933 or email Marcus@tinnitus.org.uk. Refund details can be found on our website www.tinnitus.org.uk

The name on the registration list/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?

Yes - as long as you have informed us of the change of name.

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