Provisional Programme

4th International Conference on Hyperacusis (ICH4)

International Misophonia Symposium (IMS)

11th July 2019,

Venue: Birkbeck College, University of London, London, United Kingdom

Provisional Programme

Thursday 11th July 2019

9:30-10:30

Registration & Exhibitions

International Conference on Hyperacusis

10:30-10:50

Hyperacusis and Noise Sensitivity: From Experiments in NASA to Clinical Studies in NHS

Dr. Hashir Aazh, Audiology Department, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK

10:50-11:10

Pattern of Uncomfortable Loudness Levels Among Patients with Hyperacusis and Tinnitus

Professor Brian C. J. Moore, Dept. of Experimental Psychology, University of Cambridge, UK

11:10-11:30

A Novel Device and Protocol for Treating Debilitating Hyperacusis

Dana A. Cherri, Professor David A. Eddins, & Professor C. Craig Formby, University of South Florida, USA

11:30-11:50

Prioritising Hyperacusis: Identifying the Top 10 “Unanswered” Questions that Research Should Target

Dr. Kathryn Fackrell, The University of Nottingham, UK & Dr. Veronica Kennedy, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, UK on behalf of the Hyperacusis Priority Setting Partnership Steering Group

11:50-12-10

Audiological Profile of a Child with Hyperacusis: A Single Case Report

Dr.Archana.G, Ms. Jinu George, Speech and Hearing, SOAHS, MAHE, Manipal, India

12:10-12:30

Hyperacusis Complaints in Patients with Tinnitus: Biopsychosocial Findings

Professor Vasco de Oliveira, Health School Polytechnic Porto, Portugal &

Professor Rute Meneses, FCHS Fernando Pessoa University, Porto, Portugal &

Professor Nuno Trigueiros, ULS Matosinhos, Portugal

12:30-12:50

Psychometric Properties and Factor Structure of a New Scale to Measure the Impact of Hyperacusis: Introducing the Inventory of Hyperacusis Symptoms

Dr. Benjamin Greenberg, Boston College, USA, & Dr. Megan Carlos, John F. Kennedy University, USA

12:50-13:50

Lunch break & exhibitions

International Misophonia Symposium

13:50-14:10

Diagnosis and Treatment of Misophonia: Current Perspective

Dr. Hashir Aazh, Audiology Department, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK

14:10-14:30

Cognitive Behaviour Therapy & Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: A Powerful Combined Approach to Management of Misophonia

Dr. Jaelline Jaffe, Sherman Oaks, California, USA

14:30-14:50

Misophonia, Maladaptive Schemas and Personality Disorders: A Case Series

Dr. Eleonora Natalini, Dr. Alessandra Fioretti, & Professor Alberto. Eibenstein, Tinnitus Center, European Hospital, Rome, Italy

14:50-15:10

Audiologist-Delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Misophonia

Dr. Hashir Aazh, Audiology Department, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK

15:10-15:40

Break

15:40-16:00

Psychometric Properties of MisoQuestPL: A New Self-Report Questionnaire to Assess Misophonia

Marta Siepsiak, Dr. A. Śliwerski, Dr. W. Ł. Dragan, Faculty of Psychology, University of Warsaw, Poland

16:00-16:20

Tinnitus and Misophonia: Evidence in Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

Dr. Fernando Rengifo-Caicedo, Alpharetta, USA

16:20-16:40

Reasonable Adjustments (Accommodations) for Misophonia in Academic Settings

Professor Ali A. Danesh & Professor Connie Porcaro, Florida Atlantic University, USA

16:40-17:00

Conclusions