In this course, Brian Taylor dissects Signia’s noise reduction features and their functionality in demanding environments. He further examines how the features combine to provide optimal benefit to hearing aid wearers in the real world.
This course is part of the 2022 AudiologyOnline Industry Innvovations Summit.
Course created on February 8, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe demanding listening situations and the performance gaps associated with them.
- After this course, participants will be able to review various Signia technology that is designed to optimize wearer performance in these demanding listening situations.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe Signia noise reduction features and how their synergistic effects contribute to wearer outcome.
|5-20 Minutes||Define wearer challenges associated with communicating in demanding listening situations|
|20-55 Minutes||Review Signia features that improve communication in demanding listening situations and the clinical evidence supporting their effectiveness|
Brian Taylor, AuD, is the senior director of audiology for Signia. He is also the editor of Audiology Practices, a quarterly journal of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology, editor-at-large for Hearing Health and Technology Matters (HHTM) and adjunct professor at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Taylor has authored several peer reviewed articles and textbooks and is a highly sought out lecturer. Brian has 30 years of experience as both a clinician, business manager and university instructor. His most recent textbooks, Audiology Practice Management was published in 2019, and the 3rd edition of his Selecting and Fitting Hearing Aids was published in 2020.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Signia in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Signia products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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