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Read the latest news about audiology and hearing aid systems.

OtoEase® Now Available in Single Doses

December 20, 2000

Westone Laboratories' popular super-slippery OtoEase® lubricant is now available in convenient single-dose packets. OtoEase assists in the insertion of any custom-fit product into the ear, and it...   Read More


Songbird Hearing Inc. Enhances World's First Disposable Hearing Aid

December 18, 2000

Songbird Hearing Inc., maker of the world¡¦s first disposable hearing aid, today announced the introduction of two new enhancements to its Songbird Disposable Hearing Aid that are intende...   Read More


Lucille B. Beck, Ph.D. Receives Presidential Rank Award

December 15, 2000

On November 28, 2000, Lucille B. Beck, Ph.D., director of Audiology and Speech Pathology Service for the Department of Veterans Affairs received the Presidential Rank Award for Meritorious Executive S...   Read More


Siemens Announces New Posts for Executives

December 13, 2000

Pictured from left to right: David Sawyer, Pam Burton, Cynthia Groetsch, Bill Lesiecki, and Tom Powers. Paul Erickson, President of Siemens Hearing Instruments, Inc., announces new posts for five Siem...   Read More


AFA Begins Scholarship Fund Replenishment Effort

December 11, 2000

West Lafayette, IN - A major effort to establish a $500,000 endowed scholarship fund has begun so that each of 10 annual scholarships will be permanently endowed. At the Academy of Dispensing Audiolog...   Read More


New Head-Shake Test From NeuroCom®

December 4, 2000

NeuroCom has just enhanced the current gold standard for the assessment and management of patients with imbalance and mobility problems through the introduction of an active Head-Shake (HS) protocol t...   Read More


VoiceMic™ Debuts in Half-Shell

December 3, 2000

Siemens Hearing Instruments, Inc. announces the patent-pending VoiceMic™· directional microphone system is now available as an option in half-shell models of MUSIC® and INFINITI™...   Read More


Symphonix Devices, Inc. Closes $26 Million in Private Equity Financing

November 30, 2000

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Symphonix Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMPX) has closed $26 million in private equity financing, announced Kirk Davis, president and chief executive officer of the San Jose, Calif.-based...   Read More


Audiologists Win At Charity Golf Tournament

November 28, 2000

San Diego, CA - The Audiology Foundation of America, headquartered in West Lafayette, IN, held their Charity Golf Tournament at the Riverwalk Golf Club during the recent Academy of Dispensing Audiolog...   Read More


Rayovac Names Philip F. Pellegrino to Board of Directors

November 27, 2000

MADISON, Wis., /PRNewswire/ -- Rayovac Corp. (NYSE: ROV) Chairman and CEO David A. Jones is pleased to announce the addition of Philip F. Pellegrino to the Company's board of directors. He replaces re...   Read More


Siemens Announces Redesigned Silhouette Plus™ Impression System

November 22, 2000

Siemens Hearing Instruments, Inc., announces the release of its new Silhouette™ Plus impression system. An innovative mechanical design in the Silhouette dispensing gun provides more leverage so...   Read More


Phonak's Claro™ Hearing Aid & Companion Remote Control Watch Receive 'Best of What's New' Award from Popular Science Magazine

November 21, 2000

WARRENVILLE, IL (November, 2000) - Phonak's Claro™ hearing aid and companion WatchPilot™, a watch with a built-in remote control that enables wearers to make discreet adjustments, have bee...   Read More


HEAR PO Corp. Announces It's Sponsorship of First Ever National Managed Care Summit in Hearing Health History

November 20, 2000

Chicago, IL - November 2000 - , the largest national provider of hearing benefits in the United States, today announced its sponsorship of the first ever National Managed Care Summit in hearing health...   Read More


Report of the Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis of Auditory Processing Disorders in School-Aged Children

November 16, 2000

Over the 2-day period from April 27-28, 2000 a group of 14 senior scientists and clinicians met at the Callier Center for Communicative Disorders, The University of Texas at Dallas, to attempt to reac...   Read More


Audiology Online Recognizes Au.D. Graduates

November 14, 2000

Audiology Online is proud to recognize all audiologists who have obtained their Au.D. through distance education or residential programs. We believe the future of the profession is highly dependent on...   Read More


AuD Standards and Accreditation Meeting Held

November 13, 2000

West Lafayette, IN--- Representatives of the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists (ADA), American Academy of Audiology (AAA), Organization of AuD Program Directors (OAPD), National Association of Future...   Read More


Unitron joins the Phonak Group

November 8, 2000

The Phonak Group signed an agreement to acquire the Canadian-based hearing instruments manufacturer Unitron Industries Ltd. with headquarters in Kitchener, Ontario. Its three brands - Unitron, Argosy...   Read More


NAFDA Receives GN ReSound's Third Annual Caring For The Profession Award

November 7, 2000

Industry leader GN ReSound honored the National Association of Future Doctors of Audiology (NAFDA) and its founding President Delbert F. Ault by presenting them with the third annual Caring for the Pr...   Read More

 


2001 Oticon Focus on People Awards Seek Individuals Who Defy the Stigma of Hearing Loss

November 6, 2000

SOMERSET, NJ - Oticon, Inc., a leading manufacturer of hearing instruments, is seeking nominations for the 2001 Oticon Focus on People Awards. Created in 1998, the national awards program honors indiv...   Read More


GN RESOUND GROUP ANNOUNCES CORPORATE REFOCUSING

November 2, 2000

In a statement released today, GN ReSound Group senior corporate executives announced their plans to initiate further consolidations and adjustments in the company's global structure and business pres...   Read More


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