Children with hearing loss returning to school may encounter teachers and other school-based professionals who will be using personal protective equipment (PPE). This webinar will share data on the effect of different PPE on audibility for students with hearing loss.
Course created on August 14, 2020
- After this course learners will be able to describe the different categories of personal protection equipment (PPE).
- After this course learners will be able to describe the impact of different PPE on loudness and frequency response for listeners.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the benefits of remote microphone use for speakers using personal protection equipment (PPE)
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and background|
|5-15 Minutes||Methodology and set up|
|15-30 Minutes||Recordings with PPE masks and shields|
|30-45 Minutes||Case example: remote microphone system|
|45-55 Minutes||Clinical questions|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusions and questions|
Director of Clinical Research and Professional Relations
Dave Gordey has been a pediatric audiologist for twenty-seven years. He spent thirteen years working in a pediatric clinic and hospital in Victoria and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Dave has taught audiology courses since 2008; working as a sessional professor at the University of British Columbia and York University. Currently, Dave is the director of pediatric research and audiology for Oticon A/S and lives in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dave’s current research projects include pediatric hearing aids, bimodal and bone conduction devices and children, unilateral hearing loss, and the social and emotional development of children with hearing loss.
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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