Educational audiologists are asked to work with a wide range of technologies in the classroom, and technology for children with cochlear implants is changing fast. Please join us to review current Nucleus technology, discuss the selection and fitting of remote microphone technology for children with cochlear implants, and hear about the unique connectivity available for today’s Nucleus recipients.
Course created on September 19, 2018
- Participants will be able to list the candidacy criteria for Nucleus cochlear implants and list the features and benefits of Nucleus technology for school age children.
- Participants will be able to select appropriate remote microphone technology, including the Cochlear Mini Microphone 2+, for Nucleus cochlear implant recipients.
- Participants will be able to list the benefits of Nucleus connectivity in the classroom.
|5-15 Minutes||Candidacy Review for Cochlear Implants|
|15-30 Minutes||Current Nucleus Technology|
|30-50 Minutes||Fitting Remote Microphone Technology to Nucleus Recipients|
|50-55 Minutes||Using Made for iPhone in the Classroom|
Amy Donaldson, AuD, CCC-A
Regional Clinical Training Manager
Amy Donaldson is an Audiologist and Professional Education Manager for Cochlear Americas. She received her Master’s Degree in Audiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her AuD from the University of Florida. She was privileged to begin her career as a pediatric audiologist and gain extensive clinical experience in implantable hearing devices at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and at the Manchester Cochlear Implant Programme in the United Kingdom. After working for several years as an Educational Audiologist and Technical Support Audiologist in the hearing aid industry, she returned to hearing implants and Cochlear in 2011.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Cochlear Americas in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Cochlear Americas products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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