The Augmented Xperience (AX) platform with Augmented Focus separates the target speech signal from the surrounding signals at the input stage, then processes the two signals separately in two different processors. The separate processing creates a clear acoustic contrast between the focus area and the surrounding area and results in clearer speech and ambient noise that is not intrusive. This webinar will discuss expansions to the AX portfolio, with more form factors to match the individual needs of the wearer.
Course created on May 3, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the wearer benefits of Augmented Xperience.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the products and performance levels on the AX platform.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the charging options for each form factor on the AX platform.
|5-35 Minutes||Review the AX portfolio|
|35-50 Minutes||Review benefits of Audiology & Technology on the AX platform|
|50-55 Minutes||Review Comprehensive portfolio|
Sr. Manager, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Gehlen is a Senior Manager of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and on-going training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She provides training to customers and staff on company technology, products, and fitting software. She holds an Au.D. from the University of Florida, where she also received her undergraduate and master’s degrees in Communication Disorders. For the Signia brand, she has previously held the roles of staff audiologist for manufacturing and customer support, and field training consultant assisting customers. She has presented at several national and state meetings about amplification and tinnitus. She has practiced clinical audiology and hearing aid fitting in a variety of clinical settings in northern California and in the Tampa Bay, Florida area prior to joining Signia in 2011.
Sr. Manager, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Klop is a Senior Manager of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and on-going training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She is responsible for training customers and sales staff on the company’s current technology and products. She conducts training sessions in customers’ offices, remotely, via webinars, and at regional and national events. Areas of expertise include hearing assistive technology and the fitting of kids and teens. Prior to joining Signia (then Siemens Hearing Instruments) in 2012, she operated a private dispensing practice for 6 years. Other clinical experience includes hospital, ENT, and non-profit clinics. Lisa obtained her doctorate degree in Audiology from Central Michigan University in 2005.
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