Professional Presentations

Dr. Doug Lewis

International Hearing Society Annual Convention. Presentation entitled “Suspected Elder Abuse and the Legal and Ethical Requirements for Reporting” San Antonio, Texas, September 16, 2022 

Mid America Conference on Hearing. Three Presentations:  “FDA and FTC Red Flags for Hearing Healthcare Providers”; “Are You Okay…Should I Intervene?”, and “Your Ethics:What Are Your True Colors?” Lexington, Kentucky, May 21,2022 

International Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Tinnitus Care  Provider Certificate Program”, Chicago, Illinois, November 10-12, 2021

Tri-State Hearing Healthcare Convention: Presentation entitled: Legal Ramifications For the Hearing Healthcare Practitioner, Couere d’Alene, Idaho, March 5-6, 2020 

Illinois Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Your Ethics: What Are Your True Colors”, Chicago, Illinois, February 21-22, 2020 

International Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Tinnitus Care  Provider Certificate Program”, Chicago, Illinois, November 8-10, 2019 

International Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Tinnitus Care Provider Certificate Program” Chicago, Illinois, November 8-9, 2019

Mid-Atlantic Hearing Expo. Presentation entitled “Hearing Aid Dispensing Best Practices”, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania March 22, 2019

Mid-Atlantic Hearing Expo. Presentation entitled: Hearing Aid Dispensing Best Practices”, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, March 22, 2019

Kansas Hearing Society. Presentations entitled “Harassment (Sexual or Otherwise): An Impending Workplace Catastrophe”, and “Ethics In The Hearing Healthcare Environment: What Are Your True Colors”, Topeka Kansas, March 14-15, 2019 

Kansas Hearing Society. Presentations entitled:  “Harassment (Sexual or Otherwise): an Impending Workplace Catastrophe”, and “ Ethics In The Hearing Healthcare Environment: What Are Your True Colors?”, Topeka, Kansas, March 14-15, 2019 

Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio.  Presentation entitled: “Ethics: Are You A Jedi Knight or Darth Vader”,Columbus, Ohio, March 9, 2019

International Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Tinnitus Care Provider Certificate Program”, Vancouver British Columbia, Canada, November 8-10, 2018

International Hearing Society Annual Convention. Presentation entitled: “The Legal Ramifications of Insurance Billing”,Scottsdale, Arizona, September 14, 2018, 

Mid-America Conference on Hearing. Presentation entitled: “Ethics: Are You A Jedi Knight or Darth Vader”, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 18, 2018

Children’s Hunger Alliance Learning Series. Presentation entitled: “What You Can’t Hear Can Hurt You”, Children’s Hunger Alliance, Columbus, Ohio, May 17,2018 

Kansas Hearing Society Annual Convention. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations for Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed with the International Hearing Society, Wichita, Kansas, March 9, 2018

Missouri Hearing Society Annual Convention and Education Seminar. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Kansas City, Missouri, March 3, 2018

Illinois Hearing Society Annual Convention and Education Seminar. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Springfield Illinois, March 2, 2018

Alabama Hearing Society Meeting. Single presenter for three separate seminars: “Ethical Considerations in Risk Management”,  “FDA Red Flags Rules and Medical Errors” and “Clinical Correlations in Hearing Aid Dispensing”, Macon Georgia, January 26-17, 2018

International Hearing Society. Presentation entitled “Tinnitus Care Provider Certificate Program”, Dallas, Texas, November 17-18, 2017

Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Fall Convention. Presentation entitled “Ethical Considerations in Risk Management”, Aurora, Ohio, October 14, 2017

International Hearing Society Annual Convention.  Presentation entitled “Being Successful In A Managed Care Marketplace”, Atlanta, Georgia, September, 15, 2017

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

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, July 29-31, 2016,

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

Utah Hearing Aid Society. Presentation entitled “Legal Considerations For Hearing Healthcare Practitioners, jointly marketed by the International Hearing Society, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 13, 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, April 21-22, 2016 

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

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

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 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 Education 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 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

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

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

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 Exercising) Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in the Healthcare Practice. July 20, 2011

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

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

Presenter at the Hearing Healthcare Alliance of Ohio Fall Convention, Akron Ohio. Presentation entitled “Exercising (or Exercising) 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 Exercising) 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 entitled ” 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. Topic presented:  ” Staffing Effectiveness Measures and Proposals for Healthcare Organizations”. December, 2003

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

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

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

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

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

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. Project followed the 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. April 1987

Associate Faculty, National College, April 2009 – Present

Associate Faculty, South University, September 2006 – Present

Associate Faculty, Grand Canyon University, August 2006 – Present

Associate Faculty, Franklin University, August 2006 – Present

Associate Faculty, American Sentinel University,  March 2006 – Present

Lead Faculty, University of Phoenix, September 2005 – 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

October 26-27, 2013 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

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

Patient Communication Strategies

December 20-21, 2015 Denver, Colorado

Marketing and Management

January 24-25, 2015 Denver, Colorado