Tentative Schedule & Program

48th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGY MEETING
March 4 - 6, 2021

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3, 2021

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Ear & Hearing Editorial Board Meeting

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM: AAS Executive Board Meeting

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Registration 

THURSDAY, MARCH 4, 2021

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM: Registration 

8:00 AM - 9:55 AM: TECHNOLOGY UPDATES (Industry Sponsored Sessions)

8:00 AM - 8:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 1

8:00 AM - 8:25 AM  First Round
8:30 AM - 8:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

9:00 AM – 9:55 AM  Technology Updates, Session 2

9:00 AM – 9:25 AM  First Round 
9:30 AM – 9:55 AM  Repeat of Sessions

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Sponsored Special Session - TBA

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM: Lunch

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM: Poster Session I Setup - Put Up Posters

1:00 PM - 1:10 PM: Opening Comments

Sumit Dhar, PhD, AAS President
Charles Limb, MD, President-Elect and Program Chair

1:10 PM - 2:10 PM: Translational Research I 

2:25 PM - 4:40 PM: Concurrent Podium Presentations

PODIUM SESSION I: TBA

PODIUM SESSION II: TBA

PODIUM SESSION III: TBA

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM: Carhart Memorial Lecture 

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM: Opening Reception 

FRIDAY, MARCH 5, 2021

7:30 AM - 2:00 PM: Registration

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM: Young Investigator Research Presentation

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM: Translational Research II

9:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Poster Session I Presentations  

12:00 PM - 12:10 PM: Poster Session I - Take Down Posters

12:10 PM - 1:20 PM: Awards Luncheon

Membership Update: Sumit Dhar, PhD, AAS President
Life Achievement Award: TBA
Ear and Hearing Editor's Award: TBA

1:20 PM - 1:30 PM: Poster Session II Setup - Put Up Posters

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Poster Session II Presentations

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: NIDCD Research Presentation 

NIDCD Funding Opportunities for Students and Young Investigators
Dr. Alberto Rivera-Rentas
NIDCD, NIH

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Happy Hour: Mentoring - Students and Postdocs of AAS (spAAS)

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM: AAS Social Event

SATURDAY, MARCH 6, 2021

7:30 AM – 4:30 PM: Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM: Translational Research III  

9:15 AM - 12:15 PM: Concurrent Podium Presentations

PODIUM SESSION IV: TBA

PODIUM SESSION V: TBA

PODIUM SESSION VI: TBA

12:15 PM - 12:30 PM: Poster Session II - Take Down Posters

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Lunch

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Special Session - Music Perception / Cognition

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM: Summary and Adjournment