This course will provide an introduction to the evidence supporting perimodiolar electrodes and some of the audiology considerations. The course will summarize the recent clinical evidence surrounding this electrode and the impact it has on performance.
Course created on October 29, 2019
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- After this course, participants will be able to illustrate to their colleagues the clinical evidence supporting the use and performance of perimodiolar electrode arrays.
- After this course, participants will be able to list all audiology considerations with the Slim Modiolar array.
- After this course, participants will be able to elaborate on the new multicenter trial and the performance and bimodal benefits of the Nucleus 7 with Slim Modiolar system.
|5-15 Minutes||History of Perimodiolar Electrodes and Impact on Placement within Cochlea|
|15-25 Minutes||Slim Modiolar: What is it?|
|25-40 Minutes||Audiological Considerations with Slim Modiolar|
|40-55 Minutes||Data Review on Slim Modiolar: Multicenter Study: Performance, Bimodal|
AuD CCC-A, FAAA
Regional Clinical Technical Manager
Amy Popp is the Manager of Clinical Training at Cochlear Americas. Since joining Cochlear in September 2001 she has also held the positions of Principal Clinical Application Specialist, Clinical Educator and Principal Regional Clinical Technical Manager. Prior to her employment with Cochlear, Dr. Popp was the Coordinator of the Cochlear Implant Center at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat/Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. During her 10 years at that facility Dr. Popp participated in FDA trials for each of the three implant manufacturers and followed nearly 500 pediatric and adult cochlear implant recipients. Dr. Popp has contributed to numerous research projects, publications and presentations relating to cochlear implants. She received her bachelor's degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, her master's degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and her clinical doctorate from Central Michigan University
Wade Colburn is the Product Manager for the Cochlear™ Implant product portfolio within Cochlear Americas. Prior to joining Cochlear, Wade worked as a biomedical engineer at Cook Biotech, a subsidiary of Cook Medical. At Cochlear, Wade’s responsibilities include management of new product launches, product life-cycle management and technical support.
Wade Colburn: Financial: Wade Colburn is employed by Cochlear Americas. Non-financial: Wade Colburn has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
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Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Cochlear Americas products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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