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CAA Conference and Exhibition Cancellation 2020

We regret to inform everyone that the COVID 19 Pandemic restrictions have forced us to cancel the CAA Conference and Exhibition 2020 ‘in person’ conference planned for Ottawa from Oct 14 - Oct 17, 2020. CAA is evaluating options for education, social and sponsorship activities using virtual formats. We will be engaging in conversations with… View More

CAA réunions virtuelles

Cette année, l'Académie canadienne d'audiologie présente les 10 façons d'améliorer l'accessibilité auditive lors des réunions virtuelles Imprimez cette affiche pour promouvoir 10 façons d'améliorer l'accessibilité auditive lors des réunions virtuelles Regardez la vidéo animée en français et partagez-la View More

Call for CAA Award Nominations 

Every year 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. 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… View More

June is National Indigenous History Month

In June, Canadians celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. It is also an opportunity to recognize the strength of present-day Indigenous communities. Please reread the interview and article with Bob Joseph, President of Indigenous Corporate Training Inc on  – Indigenous Terminology Indigenous Peoples Guide to Terminology, Usage… View More

Employment Law Considerations for Employers Re-opening Your Audiology or Hearing Health Business Article

CAA Members Read the Article - Employment Law Considerations for Employers Re-opening Your Audiology or Hearing Health Business Created by Anthony Panacci, Lawyer, Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP, who is also presenting Employment Law Considerations for Employers Re-opening their Audiology Business Post COVID-19 Webinar on June 4th, 2020. CAA Members free – register now (remember you will… View More

Federal Healthcare Partnership Meeting Minutes 2020

The Third party committee continues to meet biannually with DND, NIHB, RCMP and VAC in order to provide input into their programs to improve service to our mutual clients.  Please see the minutes from the 2020 virtual meeting in May. CAA Members Read More View More

Reopening your practice safely during COVID-19 and staying person-centered

Staying person-centered in a world of COVID-19 (May 7, 2020) By Helle Gjønnes Møller In late April, the controlled reopening of Denmark (phase 1) enabled liberal professions, including audiology clinics, to resume their business. We spoke with clinical audiologist Regitze Willemöes about her experiences during the crisis and her thoughts about the “new normal” in… View More

Update on Discriminatory Triage Practices – Accessible Canada

"We are reaching out to update you on our work to avoid the discriminatory triaging of people with disabilities in Canada. As you probably know, many people with disabilities and Deaf people are scared. Disability still could be used in some parts of Canada as an indicator in deciding who will gain access to needed… View More