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10th Annual Noise Induced Hearing Loss Webinar Series

Course: #29765Level: Intermediate3 Hours 133 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This three-part series features leading experts discussing the following topics: World Health Organization’s Make Listening Safe initiative; tinnitus and suicide; and cochlear synaptopathy, sometimes called “hidden hearing loss”. This course was designed to inform audiologists and hearing care professionals on new initiatives and research in these areas that may impact clinical practices and patient care.

Course created on August 1, 2017

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.3 Intermediate; ACAud/3.0; AHIP/3.0; BAA/3.0; CAA/3.0; Calif SLPAB/3.0; IACET/0.3; IHS/3.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/3.0; NZAS/3.0; SAC/3.0; Tier 1 (ABA Certificants)/3.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe the number of people in the world at risk for recreational noise-induced hearing loss, and discuss different levels of noise exposure associated with risk for noise-induced hearing loss.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to explain why tinnitus, hyperacusis, and misophonia can be bothersome to patients and describe risk factors and warning signs for suicidal behavior and use that information to formulate a plan for how to react when patients disclose suicidal intent.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to define cochlear synaptopathy, explain the general impact of noise induced hearing loss on structures of the cochlear and peripheral auditory system and discuss research that may have implications for future treatment of cochlear synaptopathy.

Agenda

0-60 Minutes World Health Organization "Make Listening Safe" Initiative
60-120 Minutes How to Hear What Your Patients Aren't Saying - Recognizing the Risk Signs for Suicide or Self-Harm
120-180 Minutes Hidden Hearing Loss: Cochlear Synaptopathy in Noise-Induced and Age-Related Hearing Loss

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Presenter Disclosure: Brian Fligor: Financial: Dr. Fligor is employed by Lantos Technologies, Inc., and has an equity interest in the company. Dr. Fligor is also founder and principal audiologist of Boston Audiology Consultants, Inc. and the Musician’s Hearing Program. He is chair of the WHO working group to develop standards for noise exposure limits for personal audio systems He has received an honorarium from AudiologyOnline for this presentation. Dr. Fligor has participated in research on the topic of noise-induced hearing loss. Non-Financial: Dr. Fligor has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Lori Zitelli: Financial: Lori Zitelli is employed by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She received an honorarium from AudiologyOnline for this presentation. Non-financial: Lori Zitelli has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

M. Charles Liberman: Financial: M. Charles Liberman is employed by Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear. He is a past president of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology. He has conducted research and authored numerous publications on noise-induced cochlear pathology. He received an honorarium from AudiologyOnline for this presentation. Non-financial: M. Charles Liberman has no non-financial relationships to disclose.


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Australian College of Audiology

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Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario

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British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

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Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 3 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.


New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 3.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.


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American Board of Audiology

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