In the evolving healthcare ecosystem, there is an increasing opportunity for audiologists in education, screening, and communication around the connection between cognition and audition. Audiologists can fill an important role in the multidisciplinary patient-centric care model around cognitive health by partnering with MD professionals.
This course is part of the 2022 Industry Innovations Summit on AudiologyOnline.
Course created on February 25, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to summarize the evidence supporting the connection between cognition and audition.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how audiologists can play a more prominent and integrated role in overall patient care through cognitive screening.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe practical tactics for collaboration, education, and communication about cognition and audition with physician partners.
|5-10 Minutes||Cognition and Audition: The Evidence|
|10-15 Minutes||The Role of Audiology in a Cognitive Health Ecosystem|
|15-25 Minutes||Implementing Collaborative Interdisciplinary Relationships around Cognitive Health|
|25-30 Minutes||Q&A and Conclusion|
Amit Gosalia started his hearing career working for a hearing aid dispenser in Phoenix. After realizing there had to be some form of didactic education and theory behind the hearing system, he jumped into Audiology. He received his M.S. from Arizona State University, and a few years later, his AuD from AT Still University, where he subsequently taught the Amplification course at the residential AuD program.
His leadership in Audiology began when he joined a licensure committee and quickly learned the struggles of our profession. He became the chair of the Arizona political action committee for audiology, and then ran, and was elected President of the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association in 2006. He served a 3-year term on the Board of Directors for the ABA in 2012-2015 and has served as Chair of the AAA Marketing sub-committee, Chair of the Public Awareness Committee, and was recently completed a term as President of the Audiology Practice Standards Organization.
Dr. Gosalia purchased his first practice, Audiology Clinic, Inc in Vancouver, WA in 2012, significantly grew the business, sold the business in 2017, and moved to Los Angeles where he joined West Valley Hearing Center. Dr. Gosalia is board certified by the American Board of Audiology and is a member of the American Academy of Audiology, the California Academy of Audiology and the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. He is the co-founder of the highly successful AudBoss Private Practice Summits, which sells out annually. He is passionate leader for audiology, philanthropic within and outside of audiology and is always looking to help audiologists and students achieve their goals.
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Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services
Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 0.5 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.
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