Date(s) - 02/06/2021 - 03/06/2021
The 2021 National Educational Conference will be held June 2 and 3, from 12-6 PM (EST). This special project will host a variety of educational sessions and networking opportunities to help strengthen the connection within the hearing loss community from across Canada.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 2020 conference could not take place in Saskatchewan as originally planned, for 2021 they are bringing some of Saskatoon to guests with the theme for this year as: Prairie Spirit: ‘Bringing some Saskatoon to you.’
Featured at the conference is headlining guest speaker Justin Osmond, the son of Osmonds lead singer and bassist, Merrill Osmond, who was diagnosed with 90% hearing loss when he was two-years-old. Along with, author and actor Gael Hannan and cochlear implant recipient and race car driver and coach Kris Martin.
Beside our headlining speakers, the National Conference will also offer eight programming sessions highlighting the work of Dr. April Pike and Anne Griffin, Dr. Marshall Chasin, Penn State University Professor Saeed Abdullah, Alison Butler, Abby Stonehouse, Sheila Serup with Ruth Warick and Dorota Simpson.
To view the conference website, full agenda or for registration information, please visit: CHHA 2021 Virtual Conference (chhaconference.ca)