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New President at Audioscan

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Audioscan, a division of Etymonic Design, whose headquarters and manufacturing plant are located in Dorchester, Ontario, has announced that Jim Jonkman will assume the presidency of the company, replacing William Cole. Jonkman co-founded Etymonic Design with Cole in 1983 and they were the principal architects of Audioscan’s industry-leading, real ear verification and fitting systems. Jonkman has been primarily involved in Operations and Product Development since the inception of Audioscan in 1989, and will now assume leadership of the company. Jonkman’s ascension was timed with the introduction of the company’s new Verifit2 instrument.

William Cole, past president and recent winner of the industry’s Sam Lybarger award, is retiring from involvement in Audioscan operations; however he will continue to consult on special projects for the company.

Source: Audioscan

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Virtual reality experience to immerse the user in silence
Virtual reality experience to immerse the user in silence

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Australia’s Shepherd Centre, a charity providing a family-centered early intervention program to teach children born deaf or with hearing loss how to develop spoken language, has developed the experience to help people appreciate this condition.

Hearing tests more likely in Germany
Hearing tests more likely in Germany

Eurotrak 2018

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45 % of people questioned in the latest Eurotrak survey in Germany say they have had a hearing test in the last five years, far higher than numbers reported in France and the UK.

"The digital transformation will not replace experts"

Interview

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François Julita, Phonak’s director of digital experience, is responsible for developing digital solutions for responding in better ways to the needs of hearing aid users and hearing care professionals.

Congratulations to the new European AOTY!
Congratulations to the new European AOTY!

AOTY2018

Benjamin Schadow, owner of Hörstil in Erfurt, Germany, has been announced as the 2018 European Audiologist of the Year (AOTY), just weeks after scooping the German Audiologist of the Year title.

AWN EUHA congress special in its 5th year
AWN EUHA congress special in its 5th year

EUHA 2018

Hopefully you are no stranger to our Audiology Worldnews EUHA Congress special print issue as this is the 5th year we provide you with our magazine at the 63rd International Congress of Hearing Aid Audiologists.

Martin Blecker: "At 8,000 delegates, EUHA congress the world's largest convention of its kind"
Martin Blecker:

EUHA 2018

The 63rd EUHA congress will start this Wednesday, October 17, in Hanover. We spoke to Martin Blecker, EUHA president, about the 2018 edition.

Digitization a focus for the German audiology congress
Digitization a focus for the German audiology congress

EUHA 2018

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From Wednesday 17th October, thousands of audiologists, doctors, students, hearing aid dispensers and industry personnel will descend on Hannover for the 63rd European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) Congress.

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Microson will present M4 Open at the EUHA congressMicroson will present M4 Open at the EUHA congress

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Microson, the only Spanish manufacturer of hearing aids, will attend the EUHA Congress to present their new hearing aid, M4 Open, an innovative open-fit solution. [ ... ]

Hansaton launches beat SHD power hearing systemHansaton launches beat SHD power hearing system

Hansaton presents the beat SHD product family, its most powerful BTE hearing systems with SHD technology for significant hearing loss. [ ... ]