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MED-EL USA Announces New AudioLink Handsfree Wireless Technology Voucher Option and SONNET Swap Program for Next Generation Audio Processor at CI2019 in Miami

July 11, 2019

Two announcements from MED-EL USA, made at CI2019, the 16th Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children in Miami.   Read More

AG Bell Takes Global Symposium Abroad to Address Worldwide Childhood Hearing Loss

July 9, 2019

MADRID, July 9, 2019 - The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell), which was started by Dr. Alexander Graham Bell, best known for inventing the telephone, recent...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Receives Manufacturing Leadership Award

July 8, 2019

Starkey Hearing Technologies received the Operational Excellence Leadership Award, as well as the High Achiever Award, for "Improving the Customer Experience by Mapping Their Journey" project at the 1...   Read More

New Center To Be an International Trailblazer Within Treatment of Hearing and Balance Problems

July 1, 2019

With a donation of DKK 40 million from William Demant Foundation, the Capital Region of Denmark can now consolidate all specialist treatment of hearing and balance problems at a new Copenhagen Hearing...   Read More

With Funding from Oticon, Inc., Sertoma Inc. Awards $10,000 in Scholarships to Students with Hearing Loss

June 27, 2019

A $10,000 grant from Oticon, Inc. has enabled Sertoma Inc. to award ten $1,000 college scholarships to students with hearing loss. The Sertoma Scholarship for the Hard of Hearing or Deaf is the nation...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Launches Livio AI in Asia

June 27, 2019

The Starkey Hearing Technologies leadership team recently traveled to Asia June 3-7 to launch the revolutionary hearing aid, Livio® AI. Members of the executive team spoke at each launch event to...   Read More

Starkey Hosts Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit

June 26, 2019

Nearly 200 professionals ages 20-35 from the metro area attended the Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit June 13, hosted this year at Starkey Hearing Technologies’ headquarters in Eden Prairi...   Read More

Ida Institute Partners with Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care and The Hearing Care Partnership

June 24, 2019

The Ida Institute and Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care and The Hearing Care Partnership are pleased to announce a new partnership. The goal of the partnership is to enhance the quality of audiologic...   Read More


Oticon Hearing Foundation Donates Hearing Aids for In-Need Students

June 19, 2019

A donation of hearing aids by the Oticon Hearing Foundation allowed a team of Fort Worth Independent School District audiologists to provide 13 in-need grade school and high school students with their...   Read More

Oticon Medical Launches Ponto 4 Sound Processor in US Market

June 18, 2019

Oticon Medical has launched the Ponto 4, a small and high-performing sound processor that marks a significant breakthrough in bone anchored hearing care in the US. A powerful combination of Oticon Med...   Read More

Oticon Government Services Celebrates Flag Day with Benefit Race for NJ Veterans

June 17, 2019

The Oticon Government Services Team and an enthusiastic group of Oticon employees and their families participated in a Flag Day 5K Run/Walk to raise funds for NJ Hope for Veterans. The June 13 event t...   Read More

FDA Approves New Cochlear Implant with Easier Access to MRI and Expanded Connectivity Ready for Google's Direct Streaming to Android Smartphones

June 17, 2019

Cochlear delivers Nucleus Profile Plus Implant, first cochlear implant manufacturer to enable Android direct connectivity with the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor CENTENNIAL, Colo., June 17, 2019 /PRNewswir...   Read More

American Cochlear Implant Alliance (ACI Alliance) to Award Lifetime Achievement Award for Service to Families and Professionals

June 14, 2019

American Cochlear Implant Alliance (ACI Alliance) to award Karl White PhD with the Lifetime Achievement Award for Service to Families and Professionals   Read More

Richard Chadwick, Chief of the NIDCD Auditory Mechanics Section, Retires

June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019 - Richard Chadwick, Ph.D., retired from the National Institutes of Health in April 2019 after 39 years of research and service. He had spent the last 23 years at the National Institute o...   Read More

Phonak Appoints Celebrity Fitness Trainer Gunnar Peterson as New Lyric Ambassador

June 11, 2019

Phonak naming Los Angeles-based celebrity trainer Gunnar Peterson as its latest Lyric Ambassador.   Read More

Phonak's Support of Child's Voice Golf Tournament Helps Benefit Children with Hearing Loss

June 10, 2019

Now in its 14th year, the annual golf outing held by Child’s Voice is expected to host over 200 golfers, sponsors, supporters, and volunteers.   Read More

Sonova Supports the Founding of an Inclusive Soccer Club

June 6, 2019

Sonova Holding AG, a leading provider of hearing solutions, has given its support to the founding of an inclusive soccer club. The co-founder and club president is Simon Ollert, whose hearing aids fro...   Read More

Audiologists Launch an Independent Consumer Education Site

June 3, 2019

Audiologists Launch an Independent Consumer Education Site Related to Hearing, Tinnitus and Balance and their Associated Conditions and Treatment OptionsChicago, IL (June 3, 2019) -- Think Audiology i...   Read More

New Textbook: Comprehensive Dictionary of Audiology: Illustrated, Third Edition

May 30, 2019

Plural Publishing has recently released Comprehensive Dictionary of Audiology: Illustrated, Third Edition by Brad A. Stach, PhD.   Read More

Sivantos Reports Progress on Sustainability as Member of UN Global Compact

May 28, 2019

Sivantos’ sustainability efforts as a member of the UN Global Compact – a worldwide pact for businesses to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies.   Read More

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