17 - 20 May 2017



Osseo 2017

6th International Congress on



  • Saturday 20 May 2017
  • 07:30
    Registration - information open
  • Plenary morning session

    Chair: Ad Snik, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 08:00
      Key-note speaker 3: Stefan Stenfelt

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    • 08:30
      Sponsored symposium

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  • 10:00
    Coffee break and exhibits
  • Concurrent sessions: Bone conduction hearing

    Chair: David Morris, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    • 10:45
      Randomized Controlled Trial on the Trial Period of Bone Conduction Devices and Contralateral Routing of Sound Systems in Patients with Single-Sided Deafness.

      Anne Wendrich, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands
    • 11:05
      The Relationship between Quality of Life and Hearing Status in the Contralateral Ear of Bone Anchored Hearing System (BAHS) recipients with Single Sided Sensorineural Deafness

      Julie Daugherty, Silverstein Institute, Sarasota, United States
    • 11:20
      Treatment options for listeners with congenital unilateral conductive hearing loss

      Katharina Vogt, Donders Institute of Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 11:35
      Bilateral bone-anchored implants: Effects of inter-implant time and level differences on cochlear input

      Renee Banakis Hartl, University of Colorado, Aurora, United States
    • 11:50
      Audiological evaluation of the novel bone conduction hearing device ADHEAR in experienced user of an existing transcutaneous bone anchored hearing device

      Piotr Skarzynski, Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, Warsaw, Poland
    • 12:05
      Adhesive Bone Conduction, ADHEAR – how it works and why.

      Patrik Westerkull, Otorix AB / Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • 12:20
      Inter-rater reliability of Holgers score for the assessment of post-operative BAHS images

      Daniel Mulvihill, University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Concurrent sessions: New technologies / solutions

    Chair: Arjan Bosman, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 10:45
      The ADHEAR Hearing System: A Paediatric experience

      Ann-Louise McDermott, Birmingham Childrens Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • 11:05
      Three year follow up with the Bone Conduction Implant (BCI)

      Ann-Charlotte Persson, Hörselverksamheten Sahlgrenska, Göteborg, Sweden
    • 11:20
      Round window coupling of the CODACS actuator - a case report

      Susan Busch, Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    • 11:35
      Performance evaluation of a novel subcutaneous bone conduction device

      Ivo Dobrev, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    • 11:50
      The New Oticon Biohelix (BHX) Implant: The Birmingham Experience

      Jameel Muzaffar, University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • 12:05
      The Surface Microphone – next step in objective measurement tools

      Patrick Maas, Oticon Medical, Smorum, Denmark
    • 12:20
      Development and Benchtop Validation of a Novel Technique for Verification of Bone Conduction Amplification

      Dylan Scott, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
  • General Session

    Chair: Myrthe Hol, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 12:30
      The fundamentals for developing a national registry of auditory implants

      Rishi Mandavia, UCL Ear Institue, London, United Kingdom
    • 12:45
      Plenary presentation Osseo 2019
    • 12:55
      Closing Ceremony
  • 13:00
    Take away lunch and exhibits
  • 13:30
    Start facultative social program “Enjoy the Netherlands”
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  • 14:00