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Become a CAA Board Member! Our Mission: The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) is dedicated to enhancing the role of audiologists as primary hearing health care providers through advocacy, education and research. Our Goals: To build a network and a community of audiologists across Canada To be the public and professional voice of the profession… Read More

CAA Membership Renewal is March 1, 2019

CAA's Annual Membership Renewal is March 1, 2019. By renewing your membership, you are supporting the only association in Canada that provides an exclusive voice for audiologists. Current members should receive an email on how to renew their membership.  CAA Membership Benefits Also Include: Audiology Advocacy and Awareness The CAA Board of Directors and committees… Read More

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Events

30th Seminars on Audition Conference

North York Novotel, Toronto, ON

30th Seminars on Audition Conference –  PSAPs, OTCs, and Clinician-Provided Hearing Aids: Performance, Psychology, and your Practice 

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 9:00 am –4:30 pm

North York Novotel, 3 Park Home Avenue, Toronto, ON

Continental breakfast (8 to 9 am) and Lunch Included

With the click of a button, consumers can now use online shopping to find hearing products that are advertised as hearing aids. What are these products really offering? Join us for this one day Seminar to learn more about new verification measures and standards that can reveal the differences between quality levels of products, the economic, legislative, and psychological contexts for technology change and adoption, new features of advanced, clinician-fitted hearing aids, and a glimpse into the Canadian context for OTCs. We hope to make this day both interesting and informative!
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Masterclass on Motivational Interviewing for Audiologists

Birkbeck, University of London, London, United Kingdom

This course is designed for those who wish to enhance their skills and knowledge on offering Motivational Interviewing (MI) in their day-to-day clinical practice. Students will gain a wider spectrum of theoretical knowledge and clinical skills with regard to psycho-social aspects of hearing impairment and application of advanced evidence-based psychological skills in empowering patients through the process of audiologic rehabilitation.

Demystified: Treatment of the Tinnitus Patient Workshop

Toronto, ON

The Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (OSLA) Is pleased to present Demystified: Treatment of the Tinnitus Patient presented by Kim Eskritt Au.D. Reg. CASLPO And Dany Pineault Au.D. Reg. CASLPO

 This workshop aims to increase the audiologist’s knowledge of this complex condition by providing practical, evidence-based approaches for the management of tinnitus patients in the clinical setting.

 Conveniently Located in Downtown Toronto with easy access via the PATH from Union Station and GO Trains/Busses.

 For more information or to register, visit:  https://www.osla.on.ca/controls/calendar/Client_Events_Detail.aspx?n=n&mdate=2019-03-29&id=10105

 

International Hearing Loss Conference

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Program Committee
Steve Lomber, University of Western Ontario
Larry Roberts, McMaster University
Robert Harrison, SickKids
Blake Butler, University of Western Ontario
Brian Allman, University of Western Ontario
Richard Salvi, University at Buffalo
Anu Sharma, University of Colorado Boulder
Prudence Allen, University of Western Ontario
Marshall Chasin, Marshall Chasin & Associates, Toronto


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Academic Articles

The Effect of Memory Span and Manual Dexterity on Hearing Aid Handling Skills in New and Experienced Hearing Aid Users.

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Evaluation of a Protocol for Integrated Speech Audiometry.

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