Audiology Today Editorial Calendar


2019 Editorial Calendar

Issue Theme Space Deadline Materials Deadline
January/February 2019
Pediatrics-Focused Issue
• Marion Downs Lecture in Pediatric Audiology
• Family-Centered Care
• Pediatric Assessment: Vestibular, Multidisciplinary Assessment, Cortical Measures, and Amplification
• Pediatric Treatment—Managing Children with Multiple Disabilities
• Educational Audiology—Wireless Systems vs. Accessories; Formulating a Transition Plan—Child to Young Adult
• Business Feature: Use of Social Media in Private Practice—It’s Bigger than Facebook
• Case Study Investigation (CSI): Pediatrics
11/7/18 11/14/18
March/April 2019
AAA 2019 Preview Issue
Most anticipated issue!
• Telehealth and Remote Management –local patients vs. remote/global
• Genetics and Hearing Loss: An Update
• Rehabilitation and Counseling
• Brain training (Lace and newer programs)
• Informed Decision Making
• Business Feature: Big Data and Audiology—Present and Future
• Hearing Health and General Health: Influence of Chronic Health Conditions on Hearing (Cardiovascular Health, Diabetes/Metabolic Health, Renal Health, Thyroid, Neurologic, etc)
• Case Study Investigation (CSI)
1/11/19 1/18/19
May/June 2019 • Central Auditory Processing
• Vestibular/Balance—Rehabilitation/Co-Management with Physical Therapy
• Tinnitus Evaluation and Management for a Private Practice
• Middle and Late EP in Audiology Practice
• Update on Auditory Effects of Concussion or TBI (Diagnosing Concussion and TBI Using Auditory Measures)
• AAA 2019 Wrap-Up
• Business Feature: Management and Leadership Between Communication Profiles
• Case Study Investigation (CSI): Vestibular
3/11/19 3/14/19
July/August 2019
Technology-Focused Issue
• OTC, OTC, OTC: Where Are We Now?
• Chris: Fitting Strategies for Common Hearing Aid User Complaints
• Amplification and Assistive Technologies—Connectivity
• Hearing Health Economics
• Hearing-Related Applications
• Business Feature: Electronic Health Records Update and Medical Billing Reimbursement—Pediatric Audiology (include different sites: hospital, private practice, educational etc.)
• Case Study Investigation (CSI)
• Managing Cochlear Implant Patients in a Private Practice—Fitting Non-Implant Ear, Basic Programming, Reimbursement, etc.
5/16/19 5/23/19
September/October 2019
Audiology Awareness Month
• Hearing Conservation/Preservation: Companion Pills to Prevent Ototoxicity (cisplatin as well as amino glycoside)
• Gene-Based Therapy for Hearing Loss: Current Status
• Educational Audiology—Listening Effort in Children (also include adults); Collaboration is Key: Clinical and Educational Audiologist
• Classroom Acoustics and Their Effect on Learning
• Academic Education Clinical Supervision/Preceptor
• Business Feature: Benefits of Unbundling in the Land of OTC. Top 5-10 ways to expand your practice beyond hearing aids (e.g., vestibular, local contracts, telehealth, auditory processing assessment/management, hearing protection, cochlear implants/bone anchored). Include start-up cost, revenue projections, etc.
• Case Study Investigation (CSI)
7/15/19 7/24/19
November/December 2019
Yearly Wrap Up
• Diagnostic Tools and Tests
• Aural Rehabilitation
• Electrophysiology (ABR, OAES, etc.)
• Business Feature: Coding/Reimbursement/Compliance
• Global Issues in Audiology
• Case Study Investigation (CSI)
9/6/19 9/13/19