Board of Directors

Michael Vekasi

President Alberta Health Services Edmonton, AB

Dr. Michael J. Vekasi, Au.D., R.Aud, Aud(C), FAAA

Dr. Vekasi is a Senior Trainer for Allied Health with a province-wide clinical information system implementation at Alberta Health Services. He was previously a clinical audiologist where his caseload focused on vestibular diagnostic assessments as well as a multi-disciplinary vestibular clinic. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor with A.T. Still University, teaching vestibular assessment and management to post-professional Doctor of Audiology students, and a sessional instructor at MacEwan University. He obtained his Au.D. from A.T. Still University, his M.Cl.Sc. (Audiology) from Western University and his certificate of Advanced Studies in Vestibular Sciences and Disorders from Salus University. He is co-editor of the Striking the Right Balance column in Canadian Audiologist, an executive member of the National Vestibular Special Interest Group, and volunteers his time with ACSLPA (the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologist), CAA, SAC, AAofA (the Alberta Association of Audiologists), and TAP Canada (the Audiology Project – Canadian cohort).

Dr. Vekasi was awarded the 2020 Professional Leadership Award from A.T. Still University.