A review of a study examining the impact of COVID-19 on hearing impaired people in two different geographic regions, and how the current results compare to research on patients earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic.
Course created on February 21, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the main issues patients experience wearing masks and understanding masked speakers.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the main strategies people report using to overcome difficulties understanding masked speech.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify differences by region, age, and hearing status.
M. Lisa Sjolander
Lisa Sjolander is a lead audiologist with GN Hearing in the Global Audiology group based in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is particularly interested in the integration of new technology into easy to use, solutions for end users. She has an AuD. from Vanderbilt University.
Kimi Nina Møller
Kimi Nina Møller is lead audiologist within the Global Audiology group at GN Hearing. Kimi conducts usability and performance testing of new hearing aids. In addition to her position at GN Hearing, she holds an adjunct faculty appointment at the University of Copenhagen. Kimi has an MA from University of Copenhagen.
Anthea Bott is the manager of R&D Insights and Machine Learning at GN Hearing. She holds a PhD in Audiology from The University of Queensland and has a background in researching older adults with dementia and hearing impairment.
Financial: Kimi Nina Møller is an employee of GN Hearing. Non-financial: Kimi Nina Møller has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Financial: Anthea Bott is an employee of GN Hearing. Non-financial: Anthea Bott has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
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