Professional Presentations

Doug Lewis

Arkansas Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations for Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Little Rock, Arkansas, July 14, 2017

Pennsylvania Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations for Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Harrisburg , Pennsylvania, March 17-18, 2017

New England Society of Hearing Healthcare Professionals. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations for Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Hartford, Connecticut, November 17-18, 2016

International Hearing Society Annual Convention. Presentation entitled “IIHIS Education Annual Update”, Chicago, Illinois, September 9, 2016

Kentucky Academy of Audiology. Presentation entitled ““Legal Considerations for Hearing Healthcare Practitioners”, Lexington, Kentucky, August 6, 2016

July 29-31, 2016, Alabama Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society and part of the combined Georgia/Alabama Societies Meeting, Mobile, Alabama.

June 3-4, 2016, Texas Hearing Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Austin, Texas.

May 13, 2016, Utah Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Salt Lake City, Utah.

April 21-22. 2016, South Dakota Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Rapid City, South Dakota.

March 17-18, 2016, Nebraska Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Lincoln Nebraska.

September 12, 2015 International Hearing Society’s Annual Convention.Presentationentitled “Ethical Business Practices in the Prevention and/or Mitigation of Medical Errors”, Orlando, Florida

Presenter at the Franklin County Chapter of Medical Assistants Fall Meeting. Presentation entitled “The Medical Assistant, Be a Crowd-Pleaser, Not A Torfeasor, Columbus State Community College, Columbus, Ohio, November 8, 2014.

Presenter at the Costco International Fall 2014 Eduication Update. Presentation entitled: “Legal and Ethical Dilemmas for the Hearing Healthcare”, Los Angeles, California, October 24, 2014.

Presenter at the Costco International Fall 2014 Education Update. Presentation entitled: “Legal and Ethical Dilemmas for the Hearing Healthcare”, Atlanta, Georgia, October 17, 2014.

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments Inc. Annual CEU Workshop. Presentation entitled “Be A Crowd-Pleaser, Not A Tortfeasor”, Columbus, Ohio, August 23, 2014

Presenter for the International Hearing Society National Webinar entitled “Ethics and Contractual Analysis for the Hearing Healthcare Professional, Columbus, Ohio, April 30, 2014

Presenter at the Missouri Hearing Society Annual Convention. Program entitled "Ethical Considerations and Contractual Analysis in Hearing Healthcare", Kansas City, Missouri March 1, 2014.

Presenter at the Franklin County Society of Medical Assistants Quarterly Meeting, National College, Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled "Ethical Considerations in Creating and Honoring Contracts", November 12, 2013.

Presenter at the Indiana Hearing Aid Alliance Meeting. Course entitled "Legal and Ethical Considerations In Hearing Healthcare" Indianapolis, Indiana, October 19, 2013.

Presenter at the Franklin County Society of Medical Assistants Quarterly Meeting, National College, Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled "Legal and Ethical Considerations in Medical Assisting", January 12, 2013.

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled “Legal and Ethical Considerations in Hearing Healthcare: A 2012 Update”,  August 25th, 2012.

Presenter at the Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Spring Meeting.  Presentation entitled “Legal and Ethical Considerations for the Hearing Healthcare Provider: A 2012 Update,  Dublin Ohio,  March 3, 2012

Presenter at the Eastland Career Center. Presentation entitled " Hearing Health Considerations in the use of I-Pods and MP3Players ", Columbus, Ohio, February 15, 2012.

Presenter at the Ohio State Society of Medical Assistants Meeting. Presentation entitled " Synergies between Medical Assisting and Audiology ", National College, Columbus Ohio, January 14, 2012

Presenter at the International Hearing Society Annual Convention, Boston, Massachusetts. Moderator for Panel Discussion entitled “ Health Information Technology and Application in the Hearing Healthcare Arena”, September 14-17, 2011.

Webinar Presenter for the International Hearing Society entitled: Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in the Healthcare Practice, December 7, 2012, 2011

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled “Legal and Ethical Considerations in Hearing Healthcare, August 13, 2011.

Webinar Presenter for the Advance For Hearing Practice Management Journal Presentation entitled: Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in the Healthcare Practice. July 20, 2011.

Northeast Conference of Hearing Health Professionals Annual Convention. Presentation Entitled: "Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas Facing the Hearing Healthcare Professional", April 28, 2011, Galloway, New Jersey.

Ohio State Society of Medical Assistants Annual Convention. Presentation entitled "Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas Facing Medical Assistants", April 30, 2011, Dublin, Ohio.

Presenter at the Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Fall Convention, Akron Ohio. Presentation entitled “Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in the Hearing Healthcare Practice, October 10,2010

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled “Ethical Considerations for the Hearing Healthcare Practice” September, 18, 2010.

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Orlando, Florida. Presentation Entitled " Ethical Considerations for the Hearing Healthcare Practice, February 5-6, 2010

Presenter at the International Hearing Society Annual International Convention, San Diego, California. Presentation entitled “Hearing Healthcare and the Age Boom”, October 15, 2009.

Presenter at the Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Fall Convention, Akron, Ohio. Presentation entitled “Exercising (or Exorcising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in the Hearing Healthcare Practice”, October 9, 2009.

Presenter at the Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Fall Convention, Dayton, Ohio. Presentation entitled “Legal and Ethical Principles for Hearing Healthcare Providers”, October 3, 2009.

Presenter at the Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Findley Lakes, New York. Presentation entitled “Legal and Ethical Considerations for the Hearing Healthcare Practitioner”, May 16, 2009

 
Presenter at the International Hearing Society Annual International Convention, Savannah, Georgia.  Presentation entitiled " Ethics in the Hearing Healthcare Practice", September 25, 2008.
 
Presenter for the 40-Plus of Central Ohio Employment Transition Group.  Presentation entitled "Interviewing Techniques and Skills", August 11, 2008.

Presenter for the Human Resources Advisory Panel, Columbus State Community College, March 2, 2008.

Presenter at the Academy of Doctors of Audiology National Convention, Orlando, Florida.  Presentation entitled "Ethical and Legal Issues Impacting Audiologists", October 13, 2007. 

Presenter at the Ohio Hearing Aid Society Fall Convention, Akron, Ohio.  Presentation entitled "Legal Considerations in Healthcare Practice", October 6, 2007. 

Presenter at the Human Resources Association of Central Ohio (HRACO), Columbus, Ohio. Presentation entitled: "The Age Boom: Big Bang or Big Bust", June 12, 2007.

Presenter at the Missouri Hearing Society Annual Convention, St. Louis, Missouri.  Presentation entitled: "Ethical and Legal Practices in Healthcare", March 3, 2007.

Presenter at the International Hearing Society Annual International Convention, San Antonio, Texas.  Presentation entitled "Relevant Issues of Law for the Hearing Healthcare Provider", October 19, 2006.

Presenter at the Academy of Doctors of Audiology Annual National Convention, Scottsdale, Arizona.  Presentation entitled "Ethics in the Hearing Aid Industry, October 12, 2006.

Presenter at the Human Resources Association of Central Ohio (HRACO), Columbus Ohio.  Presentation entitled " Managing Generational Differences in the Workforce", August 8, 2006.

Presenter for two presentations at the Midwest Hearing Aid Conference, Lexington, Kentucky.  Presentations are entitled "Ethics and the Hearing Aid Dispensing Industry: an Update" and Legal Aspects of the Hearing Aid Industry", May 18-20, 2006.

Guest Speaker at the Filipino American Senior Citizens Organization Annual Valentines Banquet, Columbus, Ohio.  Presentation entitled "Aging in Place in 21st Century  America",  February 11, 2006.

Presenter for two presentations at the Midwest Hearing Aid Conference, Louisville, Kentucky.   Presentations are entitled "Ethics and the Hearing Aid Dispensing Industry" and "Law and the Hearing Aid Industry", May 12-15, 2005.

Speaker, Ohio JCAHO-CSR Conference, Columbus Ohio December, 2003.  Topic presented:  " Staffing Effectiveness Measures and Proposals for Healthcare Organizations".

Keynote Speaker at the Ohio University Administrative Symposium, Athens Ohio October, 1997.  Topic presented:  "Subacute Care: A Game of Russian Roulette".

Keynote Speaker at the Ohio Sleep Medicine Association Meeting, Akron, Ohio April 1996.  Topic presented:  "A Managed Care Overview and Its Effects Upon the Sleep Disorders Field".

Keynote Speaker at the Ohio Sleep Medicine Institute, Columbus Ohio September, 1994.  Topic presented: "Artifact Recognition and Differences in Digital/Analog Recordings".

Presenter, The Ohio Society of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist's Tri-State Convention, Columbus, Ohio May 1993.  Topic presented:  Recent Advances in Auditory Evoked Potentials".

Presenter, Fourth Annual Student Research Showcase Poster Session, Baker Ballroom, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio February 1988.  Poster presentation entitled "Hospital Audiology Programs and Hearing Aid Dispensing: A Viable Service""

Performed fieldwork consisting of personal interviews, data collection and analysis of Audi 5000 automobile owners for the Research Planning Corporation, Washington, D.C. during graduate work at Ohio University, April 1987.  Project followed original CBS "60 Minutes" program report and was utilized by both Audi and the U.S. Department of Transportation during follow-up studies on the "Unintended Acceleration" problems noted by Audi 5000 owners. 

Lead Faculty, University of Phoenix, September 2005-Present. 

Associate Faculty, American Sentinel University,  March 2006"Present.

Associate Faculty, Grand Canyon University, August 2006-Present.

Associate Faculty, Franklin University, August 2006-Present.

Associate Faculty, South University, September 2006-Present.

Associate Faculty, National College, April 2009-Present

Instructor for the International Hearing Society's American College of Audioprosthology Program for achievement of ACA Certification.  Seminars taught and sites are as follows:

Aural Rehabilitation

June 27-28, 2015 Denver, Colorado

May 3-4, 2014 Cincinnati, Ohio

Legal Considerations in Health Care Practice

February 21-22, 2015 Denver, Colorado

January 3-4, 2014 Fort Wayne, Indiana

June 22-23, 2013 Cincinnati, Ohio

November 2-3, 2012 Austin Texas

June 23-24, 2012 Salt Lake City, Utah

November 5-6, 2011 Orlando, Florida

June 11-12, 2011 Sacramento, California

September 25-26, 2010 Rochester, New York

September 12-13, 2009 Ontario, California

January 26-27, 2008 Austin, Texas

February 17-18, 2007 Phoenix, Arizona

December 17-18, 2005 Newark, New Jersey

September 17-18, 2005 Hudson, Wisconsin

April 9-10, 2005 Ontario, California

July 20-21, 2004 Little Rock, Arkansas

February 21-22, 2004 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

September 13-14, 2003 St. Louis, Missouri

August 20-21, 2003 Indianapolis, Indiana

July 19-20, 2003 Orlando, Florida

June 15-16, 2003 Sacramento, California

December 14-15, 2002 Phoenix, Arizona

November 9-10, 2002 Dallas, Texas

December 1-2, 2001 Baltimore, Maryland

July 27-28, 2001 Chicago, Illinois

June 21-22, 2001 Ontario, California

September 12-13, Ontario, California

Auditory Assessments II  : Diagnostic and Speech Audiometry, ENG, Evoked Potentials and Otoacoustic Emissions

April 25-26, 2015 Denver, Colorado

June 11-12, 2005 Ontario, California

October 25-26, 2003 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathologies of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems

September 7-8 2013, Fort Wayne, Indiana

July 14-15, 2012 Austin Texas

February 25-26, 2012 Salt Lake City, Utah

February 11-12, 2011 Sacramento, California

May 2-3, 2009 Ontario, California

December 9-10, 2006 Flint, Michigan

May 20-21, 2005 Hudson, Wisconsin

August 27-28, 2005 Newark, New Jersey

April 24-25, 2004 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

May 2-3, Ontario, California

Hearing Aids I : The Hearing Instrument and Acoustic Coupler

July 25-26, 2015 Denver, Colorado

February 18-19, 2011 Rochester, New York

September 8-9, 2007 Flint, Michigan

July 21-22, 2007 Phoenix, Arizona

September 10-11, 2005 Ontario, California

February 12-13, 2005 Little Rock, Arkansas

September 10-11, 2004 Orlando, Florida

July 10-11, 2004 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Hearing Aids II : Selection, Fitting, and Verification

August 29-30, 2015 Denver, Colorado

August 18-19, 2007 Phoenix, Arizona

October 9-10, 2004 Orlando, Florida

June 24-25, 2006 Trenton, New Jersey

Psychoacoustics

January 13-14, 2007 Flint, Michigan

Elements of Communications

May 30-31, 2015 Denver, Colorado

April 5-6, 2014 Fort Wayne, Indiana

September 28-29, 2013 Cincinnati, Ohio

September 29-30, 2012 Salt Lake City, Utah

September 11-12, 2011 Sacramento, California

December 18-19, 2010 Rochester, New York

May 19-20, 2007 Phoenix, Arizona

Acoustics and Measurement

September 27-28, 2014 Denver, Colorado

January 26-27,2013 Austin, Texas

June 2-3, 2012 Austin, Texas

January 27-28, 2012 Salt Lake City, Utah

January 8-9, 2011 Sacramento, California

April 3-4, 2009 Ontario, California

January 26-27, 2008 Austin Texas

Clinical Practicum and Analysis

September 26-27, 2015 Denver, Colorado

August 7-8, 2014 Fort Wayne, Indiana

January 25-25, 2014 Cincinnati, Ohio

January 19-20, 2013 Salt Lake City

January 26-27, 2014 Cincinnati, Ohio

January 18-20, 2013 Salt Lake City, Utah

June 2-3, 2012 Orlando, Florida

January 21-22, 2013 Salt Lake City, Utah

April 23-25, 2010, Ontario, California

Aural Rehabilitation

June 27-28, 2015 Denver, Colorado

October 26-27, 2013 Cincinnati, Ohio

 

Patient Communication Strategies

December 20-21, 2015 Denver, Colorado

 

Marketing and Management

January 24-25, 2015 Denver, Colorado


 Testimonials

Audina Hearing Instruments CEU Workshop, Columbus Ohio
“Doug engages his audience very well with his explanations and examples”
“Questions and Answers were very helpful”
“I liked the mix of ethics and how the law applies to these ethics”
“He simplified and explained the specific vocabulary within ethics, law and principles of conduct for even a layman to understand without trivializing or subordinating the attendees”
“I loved the ability for the audience to participate…a real showman, comedian and teacher, all in one!
“There was so much useful information relating to specific hearing healthcare situations. I wish there was more time to go over even more situations that frequently come up in the hearing aid industry…I will be attending his next presentation!”

 
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