The 42nd annual Southeast Regional Institute on Deafness Conference will be held at the Convention and Trade Center, One Carter Plaza in Chattanooga, on Oct. 16-19.
This eight-state conference has always been committed to building cooperative relationships among rehabilitation specialists, educators, professionals and Deaf, hard of hearing and deaf-blind consumer groups , according to Lana Newton from the Department of Rehabilitation Services in Chattanooga.
The conference provides personal and professional growth opportunities. More than 55 workshops are planned offering specialized training to attendees presented by experts in the hearing loss field.
In addition to learning opportunities, an exhibit hall will be open at no charge to the public on Oct. 17 and 18, to encourage as many people who have a hearing loss to be able to attend and access information on new services and products.
For more information about SERID, see www.serid2012.org or contact Lana Newton at 423 634-6706 (voice); 423 208-9058 (video phone) or email email@example.com. Contact Dorris McBride at firstname.lastname@example.org regarding registration to the event.