Wed, Sep 22|
Keep Calm & Ask Me: Ask an Audiologist
Spend an hour with two of Michigan's finest Educational Audiologists. Casual interactions, questions answered and shared experiences to be had.
Time & Location
Sep 22, 2021, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
About the Event
This event is an opportunity to have a casual conversation and ask questions with two audiologists who have volunteered to host our event.
Dr. Samantha Kesteloot is an educational audiologist with Trenton's Oral Program for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing. She graduated from Wayne State University's Audiology program in 2020 after completing her externship at the Central Institute for the Deaf in St. Louis, Missouri. Her hearing loss was identified at the age of 4 after which she was fit with bilateral hearing aids. In 2017 Sam decided to be implanted with a hybrid cochlear implant. She enjoys spending time with her friends, traveling, and remaining involved in volunteer activities for kids/families with hearing loss.
Anita Vereb, PhD/CCC-A, is an audiologist at the University of Michigan Health/Michigan Medicine, Pediatric Audiology Department and Cochlear Implant Team. She provides educational audiology consultant services to Washtenaw Intermediate School District. Dr. Vereb earned a BS degree in Education of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and MS degree in Audiology from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. She completed her PhD in Educational Studies, with a focus in literacy, language and culture, from the University of Michigan. Her research interests include language and literacy development in children who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing.
This event is for members only. Luckily, it's easy to become a member for $25/year by choosing the Non-Member ticket option. Or you can request a scholarship.
Keep Calm & Ask Me: Member
Choose this option if you are a current member of Michigan Hands & Voices.
Keep Calm & Ask Me: Non-Member
Choose this option if you are not currently a member of Michigan Hands & Voices. You can pay for your annual membership through this event registration, and it will save you time! Membership information (including scholarships) is at https://www.mihandsandvoices.org/membership