FLASHA 2017 Annual Convention

Welcome to the 2017 Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Annual Convention in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

We are pleased to offer a maximum of 2.85 hours of Continuing Education credits approved
by ASHA as well as 13.0 hours of Listening and Spoken Language (LSLS) CE Credits approved by the AG Bell Academy. This year's convention program is a labor of passion and commitment to our professions. We are honored to feature leaders in the fields of speech-language pathology and audiology. Evidence-based, current, and exhilarating sessions await convention attendees. The Convention Committee has incorporated adult and
pediatric sessions for medical, school-based, university faculty, and private practice professionals that focus on a variety of topics such as hearing, language, speech, voice, dysphagia, and autism. Students and new
professionals have the opportunity to attend sessions chosen to provide information relevant to pursuing their new careers. Thank you to all invited and accepted presenters for sharing your knowledge and expertise!

Don't forget to visit our exhibitors! Our Exhibit Hall will be open on Thursday afternoon, featuring the President's Welcome Reception.On Friday, join us for a boxed lunch with the exhibitors! Saturday is University Day: Show
us your school spirit by wearing your favorite alma mater t-shirt during the day for the Box Lunch, and support students Saturday evening during FLASHA's famous Praxis Bowl sponsored by EBS Healthcare. SLPs will be able to earn 2 hours of credit for thisevent – so join us for an evening of fun and learning!

On Friday, you are cordially invited to the "Hoity Toity Hippies" Awards Dinner Gala from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Celebrate the success of FLASHA members as they are recognized for their outstanding achievements!

We would like to share a heartfelt appreciative “thank you" to all the individuals who have supported FLASHA's convention planning and implementation. Also I want to thank everyone attending this year's convention. Your
support of FLASHA makes all our efforts worthwhile.

Carolyn Beaubrun, MS, CCC-SLP
Vice President for Convention