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Starkey UK to bring customers together in Dubrovnik, Croatia for some post-pandemic inspiration on fearlessness

 

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Three masters of tackling fear have been hired to speak at the first post-pandemic gathering for the Starkey UK faithful. Over 100 hearing care professionals will be jetting to Dubrovnik, Croatia for a Business Seminar from May 11 to 13.

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Teams need managers, and managers need some soft skills - 10 keys to better communication

 
 

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Managerial communication is covered all too sparingly in audiology schools. Here’s a catch-up session based on the management science theories of Canadian academic Henry Mintzberg .

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OTC hearing aids in sharp focus as American Academy of Audiology draws 2000+ to its first post-Covid in-person conference

 

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The American Academy of Audiology has confirmed that its AAA 2022 + HearTECH Expo —held in St. Louis, Missouri from March 30 to April 2—attracted more than two thousand attendees from 20 countries.

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On LOUDNESS Madness

 

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Leading UK audiologist Raúl García-Medina shares his thoughts on the problem of loud sound in correctly adjusting hearing technology, reminding professionals of the usefulness of categorical loudness scaling.

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AAA Conference 2023

 
 

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When and where will the next American Academy of Audiology (AAA) Conference take place?

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The three Vs of hearing aid fitting: Verify Verify Verify (Part 2)

 
 

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In this second part of a focus on hearing aid fitting verification, we print the perspectives of a top London-based audiologist, Raúl García-Medina, regular columnist in our UK Audio Infos magazine..

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The three Vs of hearing aid fitting: Verify Verify Verify (Part 1)

 
 

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American Academy of Audiology board member Dr. Lindsey Jorgensen shares practical tips on verification testing around her 2022 Conference Learning Lab.

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AAA Conference 2022 interview with programme chair, Dr. Wafaa Kaf: interaction, variety, safety...experiences for everyone; everyone wins.

 

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As the first in-person American Academy of Audiology (AAA) Conference since 2019 begins in St. Louis, Programme Chair, Dr. Wafaa Kaf tells Audiology Worldnews about her team’s preparedness and priorities.

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"Respected medical figure" appointed as Independent chair to oversee review of audiology in Scotland following NHS Lothian failings

 

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The former President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Professor Jacqueline Taylor, has been appointed chair of a national review of audiology implemented by the Scottish Government following a damning report on failings in paediatric care by NHS Lothian.

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March 31 deadline for tenders to manage administration and events for the British Academy of Audiology

 

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March 31 is the final date for receipt of tenders to supply administration and conference function for one of the UK's key professional associations, the British Academy of Audiology (BAA).

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