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Course Details

Course # 18271
Update 2011: Efficient Workflow with the Madsen Astera

This course is mobile compatible.

CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; AHIP/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas DHE, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Course Abstract

The purpose of this course is to provide instruction for efficient use of the Madsen Astera audiometer.
This course was recorded on March 29, 2011


Handouts are available for this course. You must be signed in and registered for this event to access them.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to describe the procedure for creating and accessing user tests.
  • Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to define FRESH noise and the purpose of this stimulus.
  • Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to list several options for scoring integrated word lists.

Time-ordered Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction and Tour of MADSEN Astera and OTOsuite software
10-15 Minutes Basic Operation
15-25 Minutes Creating User Tests
25-35 Minutes Utilizing Embedded Speech Materials
35-40 Minutes Reporting
40-55 Minutes Solution-driven Features
55-60 Minutes Wrap-up and Questions

Average Rating

(42 Ratings)

Most Recent Comments

Review by: LaTonya on September 22, 2014
Great visual examples and the presenter was very knowledgable.
Review by: Sheila on September 16, 2014
Organized presentation of state of the art audiometric testing equipment
Review by: Debra on February 26, 2014
Thorough and informative.
Review by: Dick on September 17, 2013
I'm viewing it within a few hours of delivery of my new Astera unit... very applicable
Review by: Margaret on July 7, 2013
Thoroughly covered topics
Review by: Teresa (Terrie) A. on June 20, 2013
the content and flow

Course Information

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Course Presenter

amanda cerka mroz

Amanda Cerka Mroz, AuD, FAAA, CCC-A

Clinical Project Liaison

Amanda Cerka Mroz received her BA in Communicative Disorders from the University of Northern Iowa, her MA in Audiology from The University of Memphis, and her AuD from the University of Florida. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings in Illinois and Tennessee. Amanda joined GN Otometrics in January 2007. In her current role, she coordinates projects with customer sites, develops educational materials and programs, and collaborates with product managers.

Continuing Education Information

CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; AHIP/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas DHE, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Passing an online exam will be required to earn continuing education credit, where applicable.

Please Note: The exam and course evaluation must be completed within 30 days of course registration.

Event participation is free, but you must be a CEU Total Access member to complete the exam and earn the continuing education credit.

American Academy of Audiology

Audiology Online is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 0.1 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedures. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.

Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

The Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario (AHIP) represents and guide its members in their practice which include, the testing and selecting, fitting and dispensing hearing instruments and associated devices in the best interest of the hard of hearing of Ontario. Audiology Online is an approved provider of approved educational activities for AHIP Members. One hour of coursework equals 1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU).

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 1 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.

Canadian Academy of Audiology

The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) supports and assists its members in the attainment of continuing education towards an individual professional development plan as required by their Provincial Regulatory Colleges and Provincial Associations. Audiology Online is an approved provider of educational activities for CAA members. Each hour of activity may be counted as one Continuous Learning Activity Credit (or equivalent) as allowed by the applicable regulatory college or association.

International Hearing Society

This program is approved by the International Hearing Society and its educational committee, the International Institute for Hearing Instruments Studies. To learn more about earning IHS CE Credit, click here.

Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 1 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035. is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board to provide CEUs, approval number PDP 267.

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 1.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with AudiologyOnline. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.

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