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SHINING THE SPOTLIGHT ON INVISIBLE DISABILITIES

Youth, Veterans and Seniors facing barriers in times of change OTTAWA, ON (December 16, 2016) — Despite the growing number of Canadians challenged with an invisible disability, whether that be with hearing loss, mental health or a learning disability, they have few places or resources to turn to when faced with their new life experiences… View More

October is National Audiology Awareness Month!

October is National Audiology Awareness Month! To help you promote audiology in your community we have posted the submissions to the 2016 annual Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) University Cup Challenge. Students graduating from audiology programs across Canada were asked to develop methods to promote audiology to the public. Université de Montréal - CAA University Cup… View More

Dalhousie Appoints New Dean of Health Professions

Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Health Professions introduces Dr. Alice Aiken. Dr. Aiken joined the Faculty as Dean on August 1st 2016. Dr. Aiken comes to Dalhousie from Queens, where she had been Associate Director of the School of Rehabilitation Therapy since July 2013. Dr. Aiken also served as Scientific Director of the Canadian Institute for… View More

Invitation for Feedback on CAA and SAC “Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review – draft”

Vestibular Assessment & Management for Canadian Audiologists: A Scoping Review is a document prepared by a joint committee of Audiologists representing both the Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) and Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC). The purpose of this scoping review is to create a framework for Audiologists who perform vestibular diagnostic assessment and management in Canada.… View More

News Release – Ontario Helping Students with Special Needs Reach Their Full Potential

Today Ontario is announcing next steps to strengthen supports for students who are Deaf or hard of hearing, blind or have low vision, deafblind, or have severe learning disabilities. Based on consultations held in spring 2016 with students, families and education and community partners about how Ontario's provincial and demonstration schools can best support students'… View More

CAA Call for Board of Director Nominations

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 and practice of audiology in… View More

Postal Strike Solutions from Medavie Blue Cross 

Canada Post - As you may be aware, Canada Post is notifying customers of a possible labour disruption that could impact mail delivery. We are working to help minimize the impact the potential postal strike has on your payments. It’s easy to get reimbursed for your services without using Canada Post. Read More Postes Canada -… View More