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Canadian Audiologist Online Journal Now Available

Of particular interest in issue 3 is an article from Holube and his colleagues based on 15 year old research. The importance of this article, is that it underscored the principle that sometimes “less is more” in hearing aid fitting…. Some is good, more is worse. View Canadian Audiologist View More

BC Balance and Dizziness Disorders Society – Professional Education Funding

The BC Balance and Dizziness Disorders (BADD) Society is accepting applications from any health care professional living in British Columbia to apply for educational funding for opportunities that aim to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and/or quality of life of individuals with vestibular disorders. $10,000 is awarded annually and each applicant can apply for up to $2,500.… View More

New center for hearing loss research in Newfoundland

A new research and development center, called the Genomic-Based R&D Centre for Hearing Science, which focuses on genetic forms of hearing loss, has been opened in Grand Falls-Windsor, reports the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). Read More View More

May is Speech and Hearing Awareness Month!

Throughout the month of May, audiologists put in extra effort to highlight the importance of hearing health within our communities. This year, the Canadian Academy of Audiology, (CAA) is helping audiologists all over Canada to promote hearing healthcare by sharing projects submitted by the next generation of audiologists from University of British Columbia, Western University and… View More

Early Hearing Services in Canada

It’s time to open a conversation about services for childhood hearing loss in Canada. How have early hearing services affected you and your loved ones? Post a message to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #babyhearingcanada. We want to hear your stories! Parlons des services pour les enfants sourds/déficients auditifs au Canada. Êtes-vous ou… View More

VETERANS AFFAIRS CANADA (VAC) – BENEFIT GRID CHANGES

VETERANS AFFAIRS CANADA (VAC) PROGRAM OF CHOICE (POC) 03 – AUDIO (HEARING) SERVICES - BENEFIT GRID CHANGES – ALL PROVINCES April 2016 Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) wishes to advise you of the following changes to the benefit codes for Program of Choice (POC) 03 – Audio (Hearing) Services.  More ANCIENS COMBATTANTS CANADA (ACC) PROGRAMME DE… View More

Important information for Interim Federal Health Program Providers

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will be restoring the Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) to the levels of coverage available before 2012 for all beneficiaries on April 1, 2016. Read More Immigration, Réfugiés et Citoyenneté Canada (IRCC) a annoncé que, dès le 1er avril 2016, les niveaux de couverture du Programme fédéral de santé… View More

Management of the Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Patient Conference

The 24th Annual Conference for the Management of the Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Patient will be held on June 16th-17th 2016, at the University of Iowa. Intended Audience & Purpose: This conference is intended for otologists, audiologists, hearing aid specialists, psychologists, and all health care professionals, who provide clinical services for patients. The purpose of this… View More