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AudiologyOnline Emerging Leaders Scholarship to Recognize Visionary Future Doctors of Audiology

July 2, 2020

The Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) is pleased to announce that AudiologyOnline, a worldwide leader in continuing education for audiologists, has established two (2) $2,500 educational scholarsh...   Read More


Sertoma Inc. Awards $5000 in Oticon-funded Scholarships to Students with Hearing Loss

June 29, 2020

With a $5,000 grant from Oticon, Inc., Sertoma Inc. has awarded five $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 Unveils Step-by-Step Roadmap to Help Hearing Providers in the New “Normal”

June 24, 2020

Website offers turnkey solutions as industry enters recovery phase of economic downturnEden Prairie, Minnesota (June 24, 2020) – Starkey has released a new comprehensive resource for hearing hea...   Read More


Consideration of Face Shields as a Return to School Option

June 16, 2020

As children with hearing loss return to school during the ongoing COVID crisis, schools are implementing mechanisms to protect students and teachers and slow the spread of disease.   Read More


Plural Publishing Releases New Editions of Cochlear Implant Books

June 15, 2020

Plural Publishing recently released two new cochlear implant books titled Cochlear Implant Patient Assessment: Evaluation of Candidacy, Performance, and Outcomes, Second Edition by René H. Gifford an...   Read More


Ida Institute Announces 2020 Ida Institute Research Grant Award Winners

June 10, 2020

The Ida Institute is pleased to announce the awardees of the Ida Institute Research Grants for 2020. Each year, up to $10,000 USD in funding is awarded by the institute to three projects that develop...   Read More


Starkey’s Chief Health Officer Co-Authors Study on COVID-19

June 8, 2020

Dr. Archelle Georgiou’s findings published in prestigious JAMA   Read More


Lantos Launches Storefront, a New e-Commerce Portal for Custom-Fit Hearing Products

June 8, 2020

Lantos Technologies, the hearing health innovators behind the Lantos 3D Ear Scanning System, today announced the launch of Storefront powered by Lantos, a new e- commerce portal for hearing health pra...   Read More


Starkey Expands Accessibility of Fall Alert Feature

May 26, 2020

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (May 26, 2020) – Starkey’s Thrive Hearing Control app has been updated to enable the Fall Alert feature in the “basic mode” for both iOS and Android ver...   Read More


The COVID-19 Impact and the Audiology Business – Now and the Future

May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020 As part of our Sycle Thought Leadership Series, we hosted a panel discussion that focused on one of the most critical issues we’ve all faced – the COVID-19 pandemic – th...   Read More


Starkey’s Livio Edge AI Honored with MedTech Breakthrough Award

May 20, 2020

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (May 20, 2020) – In a packed crowd of 3,750 nominees, Starkey is proud to announce that Livio Edge AI has been selected as a winner of this year’s MedTech Breakthro...   Read More


Hear the World Foundation: CHF 3.95 Million for People in Need with Hearing Loss

May 20, 2020

In the 2019/20 fiscal year, the Swiss foundation supported 24 projects around the world – with a strong focus on on-site training.Stäfa/Switzerland, May 20th, 2020 – In the 2019/2020...   Read More


As Surgeries Resume, Pediatric Cochlear Implantation Can Now be Done as Young as 9 Months

May 19, 2020

Cochlear received FDA approval to lower the age of implantation at the beginning of COVID-19 crisis; earlier access to cochlear implantation for children provides opportunity for better hearing, speec...   Read More


Starkey’s Livio AI Wins Silver Stevie Award

May 18, 2020

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (May 18, 2020) – Starkey’s Livio AI was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Health & Pharmaceuticals Product category in the 18th Annual Ameri...   Read More


Introducing the New Remote Care from Signia: A Breakthrough Remote Hearing Care Program

May 14, 2020

Piscataway, NJ, May 14, 2020Hearing care professionals can now treat patients’ hearing loss in the midst of COVID-19 and beyond with Signia’s pioneering technologies Remote Care combines S...   Read More


TeleCare, Signia’s Pioneering Telehealth Solution, Now Available to Assist Veterans with Hearing Loss

May 13, 2020

Piscataway, NJ, May 13, 2020 Signia TeleCare allows hearing care professionals to service their veteran patients’ hearing aids remotely, leading to greater satisfaction and improved hearing aid...   Read More


Next-Generation Sound Now Available through VA and DoD

May 13, 2020

Starkey adds Livio Edge AI, the world's first custom rechargeable hearing aid, to government contractEden Prairie, Minnesota (May 13, 2020) – Livio Edge AI, Starkey’s latest hearing te...   Read More


Starkey Hearing Foundation Suspends U.S. and International Programs

May 12, 2020

Due to COVID-19 related travel restrictions and the inability to gather in large groups, Starkey Hearing Foundation is suspending U.S. and international programs. Without the ability to safely travel,...   Read More


New Oticon Ruby Brings Superb Sound Quality, Easy Rechargeability and Connectivity within Reach for Budget-Conscious Consumers

May 12, 2020

New Oticon Ruby sets a new standard in the essential category, delivering great sound quality, hassle-free rechargeability and easy wireless connectivity in one complete solution – all within the re...   Read More


COVID-19 Pandemic Exposes Troubling Gap in Healthcare System

May 6, 2020

Debate over essential vs. non-essential services reduces access to care for people with hearing lossEden Prairie, Minnesota (May 6, 2020) – Since the beginning of the COVID-19 health crisis, cle...   Read More


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