2017  Annual Conference and AGM

We are delighted to announce that the British Tinnitus Association’s annual Conference will be held at Sheffield Hallam University City Campus on Thursday 7th September 2017.

The only Conference in the UK dedicated solely to tinnitus covering new developments in research and best practice, our revamped programme includes presentations by leading researchers and clinicians, a 'Round Table Remarks' Q+A session with our tinnitus expert panel and a series of smaller, more 'Intimate Explorations' into topics dedicated to Audiologists, Paediatric Audiologists and/or Support Group Leaders/Facilitators.

With more speakers than ever before and our poster session dedicated to your tinnitus research, we look forward to you joining us at what we know will be a valuable day. 

Confirmed Speakers

Helen Pryce, Derek Hoare, Sally Erskine and Tal Moore, Don McFerran, Lucy Handscomb, Dave Carr, David Baguley, Laurence McKenna, Magda Sereda, Dawn Lamerton, Samantha Lear, Eldre Beukes, Julia Hodson, David Stockdale and from the IDA Institute Cherilee Rutherford. 

Topics include


Mobile apps for tinnitus management, Internet-based CBT for tinnitus, Person-centred care in tinnitus management: The Tinnitus Toolkit, Dealing with challenging support group members, Sharing decisions in tinnitus, BSA Guidance, Tinnitus hyperacusis and anxiety in children: a psychological approach, Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) as treatment, Sound therapy for hyperacusis in children, Support group facilitation, Evaluation of a cognitive model of tinnitus distress, Getting a support group from good to great.

Poster Submissions

We were delighted with the response to our call for posters last year - please consider submitting a poster to present your work/projects/research/audits for this year's conference. For more information please email marcus@tinnitus.org.uk or visit www.tinnitus.org.uk/poster2017 - Guidelines are listed HERE

Fee - Second Wave Tickets now released:

Non Member - £110

Professional Member - £85 (discount code required, check your email inbox)

Support Group Leader  - £60 (discount code required, check your email inbox)

*Support Group Leaders can also request a limited number of discount codes for their group.

We are also able to accept payments by cheque (please include booking form if sending via post) or Debit/Credit card by phone on 0114 250 9933.

If you need to book a place on the conference by invoice - please call 0114 250 9933


If you're needing to sort accommodation for the conference then we will be happy to help and have preferential rates with nearby hotels - visit HERE for a list of rates with Sheffield Hallam University. Please feel free to shop around for alternate hotels, the venue has excellent transport links so you may find more affordable alternatives slightly further out.