HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 27, 2011 – Dr. Premalata Sundaram, assistant professor of accounting in the Phillips School of Business at High Point University, recently attended the Conference of the American Accounting Association. The event, held in Albuquerque, N.M., brought together researchers and practitioners, including regulators in the auditing profession.
While at the conference, Sundaram served as an academic reviewer for conference submissions, offering feedback to her peer professionals.
“I enjoyed the opportunity to hear speakers from large, national organization ? including the chief of Internal Audit at Microsoft, Inc., as well as the chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board,” she says. “I found the sessions very helpful in identifying the most fruitful areas for future research in the field of auditing.”
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