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SUBMISSION INFORMATION FOR POSTER AND PODIUM PRESENTATIONS: SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT NOW 1. Description 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… View More

National AccessAbility Week Survey Please Participate

National AccessAbility Week is May 26th - June 1st! This week is an opportunity to recognize the efforts of Canadians who are actively removing barriers and ensuring persons with disabilities have an equal chance to participate in all aspects of Canadian society - including Audiologists. As part of Speech and Hearing Month and National AccessAbility… View More

Free Webinar – May 29

What the Auditory Cortex Does Before and After Hearing Loss Webinar Date: Wednesday, May 29th at 1 pm ET Speaker: Stephen G. Lomber Ph.D., Professor of Physiology and Psychology, University of Western Ontario CAA Members free registration  ABSTRACT: Cortical plasticity is the neural mechanism by which the cerebrum adapts itself to its environment, while at… View More

Clinical Investigator Grant

Instructions for Participants: Clinical Investigator Grant Description The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) Clinical-Research Grant will provide support, both financial and practical, to individuals wanting to investigate a unique research question on hearing and/or balance. The successful applicant will receive the support of the CAA Science and Education Committee (SaEC) to help coordinate access to… View More

CAA Early Bird Registration is Now Open!

CAA 2019 is Canada’s largest annual live event dedicated to the science and practice of audiology. We have an exciting line up of speakers from around the World on a broad range of topics to meet the needs of audiologists across the scope of practice and employment disciplines. Learn from world-class scientists and clinicians, engage… 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

Get Involved! Become a CAA Board Member!

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… View More

Advocacy Activities of the CAA with the Hearing Health Alliance of Canada

It is our pleasure to officially announce the formation of  Hearing Health Alliance of Canada demanding urgent action by the Federal Government towards a National Hearing Health Strategy. Two years ago, a small group of organizations began discussions on forming a National Alliance to raise awareness of the impact of unmanaged hearing loss, the need… View More

EHDI Report Card 2019 Released

The  Canadian Infant Hearing Task Force (CIHTF) has released their 2019 Report Card on the status of early hearing detection and intervention (EHDI) programs in Canada at a press conference on Parliament Hill. The 2019 EHDI Report Card exposes an alarming disparity in the hearing health services available to infants and children in Canada. The new report… View More

FALA Media Release – needs your help (March 21, 2019)

Hello Partners and Members of FALA / Bonjour partenaires et membres d’ALFA: Today a media release was sent out by FALA. The release coincided with Bill C-81 moving to the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology where it will be further discussed and debated. The release tells that, while FALA stands by… View More