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Get Involved! Become a CAA Board Member!

Get Involved! Become a CAA Board Member! CAA is looking for a strong advocate like you to become involved in providing leadership to our profession. We are looking for individuals with a strong sense of determination, energy and enthusiasm to become active in the continued success of our organization. The Board of Directors is comprised… Read More

Submit Your 2022 Poster and Podium Abstract Now!

SUBMISSION INFORMATION FOR POSTER AND PODIUM PRESENTATIONS: Deadline is Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022 SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT NOW The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) invites all clinicians, students, researchers, educators, policy makers and other professional or health care providers working with hearing or balance to submit original research for presentation (by poster and/or at the podium)… Read More

Cochlear Implantation and Single-Sided Deafness

Join us on Thursday, May 26th at 2pm EST  as Kari Smilsky, Senior Audiologist, Cochlear Implant Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Lecturer, University of Toronto: Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery presents Cochlear Implantation and Single-Sided Deafness. Learning Points: 1. What are the binaural benefits of providing a cochlear implant for single-sided deafness? 2. What… Read More

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How to Retrofit a Verifit

Clayton provides 10 practical tips on how to update your legacy Verifit from 2001 to 2021, including hardware, software and... Read More

Ten things to know about tinnitus

Ten things to know about tinnitus By Glynnis Tidball Reprinted with permission from  https://pacificaudiologygroup.com/2021/09/tenthingstoknowabouttinnitus/ The goal of this article is... Read More

Clinician Burnout

For years now, there has been frequent media coverage and articles posted online, describing Audiology as one of the top-ten... Read More

FYI: Hands & Voices

“Hands & Voices is a non-profit, parent-driven organization dedicated to supporting families of children who are deaf or hard of... Read More

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Events

Call for Award Nominations

Every year Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) honours people who have made significant contributions to the profession of Audiology. We invite you to help us identify deserving candidates by submitting nominations for consideration.

Nomination Procedure
Nominations may be submitted by any member of the Academy and need to be seconded by a member. Nominations for the Jean Kienapple Award can also be made by non-members.

Awards (see website for full description of each award)

  • Moneca Price Humanitarian Award
  • Paul Kuttner Pioneer Award
  • Jean Kienapple Award for Clinical Excellence
  • William Cole Industry Award
  • Honours of the Academy
  • Richard Seewald Career Award

Nominees do not have to be a CAA member to be considered for these categories.

Nominations must include the reason for nomination with sufficient detail on the nominee’s training, background, experience, and outstanding aspects of their professional career. This will allow the Awards Committee to evaluate the nomination. For the Jean Kienapple Award, nominations should include testimonials from clients or other individuals impacted by the nominee.

*Student Awards, and the President’s Award have separate nomination procedures.

Deadline for Submissions are June 15, 2022

AWARD NOMINATION FORM

See our 2021 award winners!

CAA Conference and Exhibition 2022

Niagara Falls, ON

The Canadian Academy of Audiology annual conference is being planned as an in-person conference at the Sheraton on the Falls hotel in Niagara Falls, Ontario for October 12 to 15 inclusive. CAA will share more in the coming months and will be mindful of the safety and health issues that might impact the status and design of the conference.

3rd Annual Audiology Conference: Emerging Trends in Evaluation and Management of Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)

Virtual

This virtual conference series will engage and inform audiologists /students and related professionals interested in evaluation and management of CAPD for clients across the lifespan. The conference series will focus on: The role of auditory evoked potentials including cABR/FFR in evaluation and novel intervention strategies including ARIA and other computer based or virtual options.

For more information and to register visit: Audiology Conference – University of Saskatchewan

BSA Annual Conference 2021

We are pleased to announce that the British Society of Audiology Annual Conference, entitled Innovation through Adversity, will be taking place on Wednesday 6th October 2021 at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s Hotel. The BSA Annual Conference continues to be the leading UK scientific forum to bring together clinicians and researchers who have an interest in hearing, tinnitus and balance.

For more information and to register visit https://www.thebsa.org.uk/bsa-annual-conference-2021/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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