OSLHA Convention

Course & Poster Presenter Submissions

March 19-21, 2020 | Hilton-Polaris, Columbus, OH

Submit Your Call for Papers Today!

Submit A Call for Papers


OSLHA provides the year’s best opportunity to develop or refine your presentation skills!  Opportunities exist to share with colleagues on how your professional experiences helped you overcome barriers or develop an expertise in your professional setting.  You can also highlight advacements in technology, product development improvements or theapy strategies you or your work place have perfected over time!


The conference is attended by 700 + professionals and students in the fields of Speech, Audiology and Speech & Hearing Science.  Our event is hosted and sponsored by leading industry partners and academic institutions. No other industry conference in Ohio provides attendees a better opportunity to meet face to face, network and learn directly from expert service providers from across the nation.


Deepen Your Knowledge of the Industry and What Drives Its Leaders

Refine Your Public Speaking and Presentation Development Skills

Broaden Your Employment Possibilities and/or Enhance Your Resume

Promote Your Brand Recognition and Develop Face to Face Relationships

Connect with Industry Partners Presenting & Exhibiting

Opportunity Receive Cont Ed Credit For Your Presentation Participation

Share Your Knowledge & Expertise with Colleagues, New Professionals & Students

Professional Presentation Opportunities Exist For:

  • Submissions from ALL Segments of our Diverse Work Settings
  • Presentations Focusing on Innovations and Technological Advances
  • Content that Integrates Scientific Data Into Effective Evaluation & Treatment Strategies
  • Environments that Maximize Interaction and Encourage Discussion
  • Special Considerations May Be Given To Those Incorporating Our Theme: Hindsight is 20/20: Learning From the Past, Changing the Future

Promote Recent Research Results or Innovations & New Technology

Professional Posters:

  • A Select Number of Professional Posters Will Be Invited to Conduct a 15-Minute Live Presentation
  • Saturday, March 21, 2020, 4:15-5:15 pm
  • Posters will be 4′ H by 6′ W, Full Color
  • ASHA CEU’s Will Be Offered For This Activity

Report on Recent Student Research or Conduct a Literary Review

Student Poster Contest:

  • Student Submissions Representing ALL Segments of our Diverse Work Settings Are Encouraged
  • Presentations Focusing on Innovations and Technological Advances Are Highly Desired
  • An Unlimited Number of Student Posters Will Be Accepted as Contestants
  • Top Winners Will Be Awarded Monetary Prizes and Invited to Present Their Poster Live at Our 2020 Convention
  • ASHA CEU’s Will Be Offered For Live Poster Presentations


Participation Eligibility & Requirements

  • Poster Applications Due by October 31st, 2019
  • Poster Development Must Be Reviewed by A Professional/Faculty Member
  • Posters Must be 4′ H by 6′ W, Full Color and Should Be Printed by February 1st, 2020
  • An 8 min. Presentation of the Poster Should be Video-Recorded & Submitted for Judging by February 1st, 2020
  • Posters Will Be Judged by an Impartial Committee and Top Winners Will be Invited to Present Live at Our 2020 Convention
  • Saturday, March 21, 2020, 4:15-5:15 pm



8700 Lyra Dr.
Columbus, OH 43240

Driving Directions (PDF)


Free Onsite Parking, Valet not Available

Become a Member!

Join our Membership Community Today!

  • Full Membership (Speech & Audiology Professionals): $75
  • Associate Membership (Allied Professions, Consumers, Clinical Fellows): $45
  • Student Membership (Full-time CSD Students): $25
  • Life Memberships Available to Lifetime Membership Participants


Benefits: Members receive significant discounts off the OSLHA Convention as well as access to exclusive online continuing education programming and accessibility to reasonably priced professional liability insurance coverage, ALL Included in an annual membership. All memberships expire on June 30th.