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Minister Qualtrough introduces National AccessAbility Week / La ministre Qualtrough annonce la Semaine nationale de l’accessibilité

As Canada’s Minister responsible for Persons with Disabilities, I believe that our country’s diversity is our strength—and when we include people with disabilities, we create a stronger Canada for everyone. It is my pleasure to announce that launching this spring, for the first time in many years, an annual national week devoted to inclusion and… View More

Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review

Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) and Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) are excited to announce the release of the Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review. Webinar: An Overview of the Development of the Document, “Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review” Date: Tuesday, May 30 at 12 pm EDT… View More

May Month 2017

Our two-fold focus for May Month 2017 is first to raise public awareness of the importance of getting your hearing tested. We will also support audiologists in their efforts to educate Family Practitioners on the importance of hearing health and the role of audiologists as a hearing healthcare providers. 1.    Posters to Promote Hearing Health… View More

VESTIBULAR WEBINAR

Webinar: An Overview of the Development of the Document, “Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review” Date: Tuesday, May 30 at 12 pm EDT to 1:30 pm EDT This free webinar is open to CAA members, and SAC members and associates. Space is limited so register now! An Overview of the Development… View More

Call for Student Bursary Applications!

The purpose of the bursary is to allow students to have access to information of particular value for research in their final year; for future clinical career decisions; for fostering inter‐professional relations and patient care. Eligibility  Must be a Canadian citizen or resident Students in a Canadian audiology program attending their penultimate year of study… View More

Call for Clinical Research Grant!

The CAA Clinical-Research Grant aims to support individuals proposing to investigate a new and unique research question related to hearing and/or balance. Financial support includes either one award of up to $5,000, or two awards of up to $2,500, depending on available funds and the number of applications. Applicants will be offered support by the CAA Science… View More

Call for Poster and Podium Abstracts

Instructions for Participants: Poster and Podium Sessions  1. Description The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) Poster and Podium Sessions 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 podium) at the annual CAA conference. Submissions… View More

Call for CAA 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… View More

Federal Healthcare Partnership (FHP) Biannual Meeting

Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) and Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) will host its biannual meeting with the Federal Healthcare Partnership (FHP) April  21, 2017. The FHP is comprised of Veterans Affairs Canada, Blue Cross Medavie, the Department of National Defense, the RCMP and Non-Insured Health Benefits (Health Canada). Please submit your questions, concerns or positive feedback about… View More