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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


Clinical Trial Examines Approaches to Improve Quality of Life for Patients With Tinnitus

May 24, 2019

JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck SurgeryBottom Line: This randomized clinical trial of 151 active-duty and retired military personnel and dependents compared tinnitus retraining therapy (combines c...   Read More


Hear the World Foundation: CHF 2.57 Million in Sustainable Aid for People in Need with Hearing Loss

May 22, 2019

Sonova’s corporate foundation supported 23 projects worldwide in the financial year 2018/19 Thanks to his new hearing aids, Samuel can finally hear again. His hearing loss was discovered during...   Read More


HHTM Officially Launches FindHearing.com, a New Resource for Consumers with Hearing Loss

May 21, 2019

HHTM is officially launching a new consumer-focused site: FindHearing.com   Read More


Ida Institute Growing up with Hearing Loss Tool Adds New Chapter on Infants and Toddlers

May 20, 2019

Ida Institute introduced a renamed and updated Growing Up with Hearing Loss tool that features a new chapter on the youngest people with hearing loss, newborns through age 3. The renamed tool is an up...   Read More


British Academy of Audiology 16th Annual Conference

May 16, 2019

Join us for the 16th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Audiology which will be taking place in Liverpool at the ACC on the 14th and 15th November 2019.   Read More


Call for Nominations for 2019 Oticon Focus on People Awards

May 15, 2019

Oticon, Inc. is looking for outstanding people with hearing loss for the 2019 Oticon Focus on People Awards. The national awards program honors students, adults and advocacy volunteers with any degree...   Read More


New Oticon Medical Ponto 4 Brings Open and Balanced Sound Experience to Bone Anchored Users For the First Time

May 13, 2019

Oticon Medical announced today that it has obtained 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the new Ponto 4, a small and high performing sound processor that marks...   Read More


Changing the Patient Experience in Hearing Healthcare

May 13, 2019

Gary Rosenblum, President of Oticon, Inc., was a featured speaker at the HealthTech Future Forum, a professional gathering that explored transition and opportunity in modern healthcare, held on May 6...   Read More


2019 NIHL Series | 4 advanced-level live webinars | June 5, 12, 19, + 26 | 12:00 pm EDT | Guest Editor: Brian J. Fligor, ScD, PA