It is challenging to provide appropriate tinnitus services relative to the number of people who are seeking help, and mobile apps could help fill the void. This article discusses the clinically validated components of the ReSound Relief app, its efficacy in helping to manage tinnitus, and how data collected in the app is used.
Course created on November 19, 2018
- After this course learners will be able to discuss the efficacy of the ReSound Relief app with their patients.
- After this course learners will be able to categorize Personal data versus Sensitive Personal Data and explain how data is collected and used for the ReSound Relief app with their patients.
- After this course learners will be able to name the basic components of a tinnitus management program and explain the rationale for each.
Michael Piskosz, MS
Senior Global Audiologist
Michael Piskosz, M.S. Board certified in audiology, started with ReSound as an Audiologist Regional Manager in New Zealand, and has been part of the organization since 2004. His clinical experience includes working as a clinical audiologist at the University of Miami, in Miami, FL, as well as a private ENT practice in Hollywood, FL. He has a dual undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders and Psychology from Syracuse University, and earned his Masters of Science (MS) in audiology at the University of Washington, in Seattle, WA. Michael serves as a senior global audiologist on the Medical Affairs team for ReSound and has a primary focus on tinnitus and sound sensitivity. His responsibilities include the development of innovative and functional tinnitus products, training materials (based on research and development activities), as well as training and educating ReSound personnel and hearing care professionals in the audiology industry as it pertains to tinnitus management.
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