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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… View 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… View More

CAA Membership Renewal is March 1, 2019

CAA's Annual Membership Renewal is March 1, 2019. By renewing your membership, you are supporting the only association in Canada that provides an exclusive voice for audiologists. Current members should receive an email on how to renew their membership.  CAA Membership Benefits Also Include: Audiology Advocacy and Awareness The CAA Board of Directors and committees… View More

World Hearing Day – March 3rd, 2019

The Office of Prevention of Blindness and Deafness of the World Health Organization (WHO) organizes an annual a campaign called World Hearing Day, which is March 3rd. The campaign's objective is to share information and promote actions towards the prevention of hearing loss and improved hearing care. The theme of the campaign for 2019 is… View More

OTC Survey

Please complete this survey about the over-the-counter hearing aids which was developed by a CAA Interest Group (Bagatto, Aiken, Armstrong). The purpose of this survey to is to gain an understanding of the views of hearing healthcare practitioners regarding over-the-counter hearing aids in Canada. Please refer to the article: “Are Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids Good for… View More

Upcoming webinar: New Advances in Tinnitus Assessment Webinar – Nov. 20th

CAA Webinar: New Advances in Tinnitus Assessment Speaker: Philippe Fournier, Ph.D. Join us on November 20th, 2018 at 1 pm ET for the CAA webinar: New Advances in Tinnitus Assessment with Philippe Fournier, Ph.D. ABSTRACT: While masking and residual inhibition (RI) may provide diagnostic and prognostic valuable information, these measures are rarely performed in clinics, as they are… View More

Find an Audiologist Tool Launched!

CAA is pleased to announce the launch of our new Find An Audiologist search tool to the public. This program assists the public in searching for Audiologists across Canada. Visit FindAnAudiologist.ca. This will enable Canadians to ‘Find An Audiologist’ who serves specific age groups and specialties in a designated location. This service is provided to CAA full… View More

Upcoming Webinar: New Advances in Tinnitus Assessment with Philippe Fournier, Ph.D – November 20th, 2018 at 1 pm ET.

New Advances in Tinnitus Assessment with Philippe Fournier, Ph.D - November 20th, 2018 at 1 pm ET. While masking and residual inhibition (RI) may provide diagnostic and prognostic valuable information, these measures are rarely performed in clinics, as they are not adapted to clinical constraints. This webinar will present a new method for measuring tinnitus masking and… View More