This course is an overview of the features and benefits of the new Oticon Real hearing aids. The function of the core features will be explained, along with expected patient benefits.
Course created on April 5, 2023
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- After this course, participants will be able to describe the components of Oticon Real’s Real Sound Technology features.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the patient benefits of effective management of wind and handling noise via Oticon Real.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the patient benefits of effective management of sudden sounds via Oticon Real.
|5-15 Minutes||Challenges faced by hearing aid users & introduction of new product|
|15-35 Minutes||Solutions provided by MoreSound Intelligence 2.0 with Wind & Handling Stabilizer|
|35-55 Minutes||Solutions provided by MoreSound Amplifier 2.0 with SuddenSound Stabilizer|
Virginia Ramachandran is the Head of Audiology at Oticon, Inc. Dr. Ramachandran spent a decade at the Henry Ford Medical Group as a Senior Staff Clinical Audiologist and Research Coordinator of the Division of Audiology. She was also the Clinical Educational Coordinator of the AuD program at Wayne State University.
Dr. Ramachandran is currently the President of the American Academy of Audiology. She has also served as President of the Michigan Academy of Audiology and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Accreditation Commission for Audiology Education.
Dr. Ramachandran is a co-author of three textbooks and numerous articles and book chapters. She currently serves on the Audiology Editorial Board of Plural Publishing, Inc.
Virginia earned her BSW, MSW, AuD, and PhD from Wayne State University. She studied Instructional Systems Development at the University of Maryland – Baltimore County. She completed her certificate program in Animal Audiology at the University of Northern Colorado. She is a Certificate Holder – Audiology Preceptor from the American Board of Audiology.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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