With the launch of Evoke, Widex is introducing devices that are intelligent today, and even smarter tomorrow. This course provides an overview of this exciting new platform; focusing on industry-leading world first features.
Course created on May 7, 2018
- After this course learners will be able to describe changes to the Widex fitting rationale.
- After this course learners will be able to list the 2 new sound classes available in Widex Evoke.
- After this course learners will be able to explain the benefits of user-focused Machine Learning in hearing aids.
|0-15 Minutes||Introduction and overview of Widex portfolio|
|15-45 Minutes||Widex Evoke|
|45-55 Minutes||End-User Scenarios|
Professional Education Manager
Sara Barnes received her Bachelor of Science from Truman State University and her Doctorate of Audiology from the University of Texas at Dallas. Before working at Widex, she worked as a clinical audiologist at both the VA and a private practice in Boston, MA. Most recently, she volunteered as a humanitarian audiologist in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, where she set up a hearing clinic and trained local doctors. Sara is passionate about training clinicians to best help their patients and providing people with the highest quality amplification. Sara lives in Columbia, Missouri and is the Professional Education Manager for Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Widex in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Widex products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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