(No General Meetings June, July or August.)

2020 – 2021 Presentation Schedule

September 19, 2020: No Speaker, (Zoom Meeting)

October 17, 2020: “On Tinnitus” Dr. Tina Huang, University of Minnesota, (Zoom Meeting) Link to PDF on tinnitus –

November 21, 2020: POSTPONED

December 19, 2020:  POSTPONED


January 16, 2021: “The invisible problem of listening effort” Dr. Matthew Winn, University of Minnesota, (Zoom Meeting)

February 20, 2021: “Legislative and Commission Updates” Darlene Zangara, PhD, Executive Director, Minnesota Commission of the Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing. Representative Brian Daniels will also speak with information about a bill he is presenting to the Minnesota House of Representatives. (Zoom Meeting)

March 20, 2021: “Self Care and Managing Emotions” Kristen Swan, MA, LP, HealthPartners (Zoom Meeting)

April 17, 2021: “Impact of social distancing on persons with sensory loss during COVID-19 pandemic” Katherine Teece, AuD, University of Minnesota. (Zoom Meeting)

May 15, 2021: “Clear Speech” Mary Bauer, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Specialist, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, MN Department of Health & Human Services. (Zoom Meeting)

All meetings (including Zoom/online) are live captioned.

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