How hearing loss is associated with healthcare-seeking behaviors and unmet health care needs. A new hearing loss public awareness campaign and public health training initiatives that are open to audiologists from the Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health at Johns Hopkins University are also reviewed.
Course created on March 14, 2022
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- After this course, participants will be able to explain how hearing loss is associated with health care seeking behaviors and unmet health care needs.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the new public awareness of hearing loss campaign.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe public health training initiatives open to audiologists.
Nicholas Reed, AuD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He received his clinical doctorate in audiology (AuD) from Towson University (Towson, MD) and completed his clinical training at Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Reed is core faculty at the Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. His research focuses on novel hearing care delivery models, over-the-counter amplification devices, the relationship between hearing loss and patient-provider communication, and the relationship between hearing loss and health care utilization patterns.
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