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Call for Poster and Podium Abstracts

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) at the annual CAA conference. Submissions will be reviewed for acceptance by the CAA Science and Education… Read More

World Hearing Day March 3rd, 2019

Theme: Check your hearing! On World Hearing Day 2019, WHO will draw attention to the importance of early identification and intervention for hearing loss. Many people live with unidentified hearing loss, often failing to realize that they are missing out on certain sounds and words. Checking one’s hearing would be the first step towards addressing the… Read More

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Events

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

International Hearing Loss Conference – From Cochlea to Cortex

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

The International Hearing Loss Conference (IHLC) will bring together approximately 250 scientists of diverse expertise, all of whom work on hearing loss, to discuss and debate new findings in hearing loss research. Taking place in beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, the IHLC offers a unique combination of features, including: breadth of research, cutting-edge emphasis, mingling of investigators from all ranks (and diverse sub-fields and locales), intimate size, and extended discussion time allowing for sustained interactions.

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