British Academy of Audiology Conference


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The BAA looks forward to welcoming audiology professionals to their annual conference in Harrogate on 26th and 27th November.


EUHA Congress: Year after year…, for the 60th time this year

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Europe's largest convention in the hearing aid sector, the 60th International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians, is scheduled for October 14-16, 2015, in Nürnberg, Germany.


Pawel Jastreboff in Brazil for 25th anniversary of TRT


In 2015, Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT) celebrates its 25th year and Brazil has been one of the destinations of the pioneer of this method to talk about its principles and train local professionals.


BSHAA Congress 2015: Connecting with everyone

For the British Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists it was all about connections at their 2015 annual congress. Whether it was connecting practical aspects of the presentations to the day-to-day hearing aid practice, connecting manufacturer products with trying to improve clients’ hearing or connecting with colleagues old and new, delegates were encouraged to make those associations.


2nd International Conference on Hyperacusis (ICH2), London


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The 2nd International Conference on Hyperacusis will take place at the Birkbeck College, University of London, from July 9 to 10, 2015. The theme of the conference is "public involvement".


D-2 to the 12th European Symposium on Pediatric Cochlear Implants


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After its edition held in Istanbul in 2013, the European Symposium on Pediatric Cochlear Implants (ESPCI) will take place in Toulouse, France this year from June 18 to 21 under the presidency of Nadine Cochard and Dr Marie-Noëlle Calmels, ENT Department, Toulouse University Hospital Center.


Euro-CIU symposium: Science and technology advance, society lags behind

The tenth EURO-CIU symposium in Antwerp on 10 April provided an excellent opportunity to become aware of the state of affairs regarding cochlear implants in Europe. The venue was organized by ONICI, the Belgian / Dutch independent association for information on cochlear implantation in cooperation with Euro-CIU, the European association of users of cochlear implants.The speakers commented from different perspectives on the topic. All facets put together offered an excellent outlook on the history of CI, the current situation and the future.


Brazil hosts Iberoamerican cochlear implant professionals

GICCA 2015


The 6th Iberoamerican Conference on Cochlear Implants and Related Sciences got under way on May 20 and runs until Saturday, May 23 at the University of Sao Paolo Medical School convention centre. The event, organized by GICCA, the Iberoamerican Group of Cochlear Implants and Related Sciences, will host 1,500 visitors and 260 speakers.


GICCA 2015: Chile travels to Brazil looking ahead to 2017

Chilean specialists will not only be in Brazil to show off the country's latest clinical and surgical advances; they will also be forging bonds and acquiring experience because GICCA is to be held in Santiago two years from now.


Colombia at GICCA 2015: Age and unilateral hearing loss - is it always a barrier for implants?

Research by Colombian experts suggests implants will be around for a good while, their range of features increasing every day in tackling the problems faced by persons with hearing loss.