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Feb. 05, 2024

Starkey Announces Promotion of Hans Mehl to Chief Optimization Officer

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EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA – Starkey has announced the promotion of industry veteran Hans Mehl to Chief Optimization Officer. With this promotion, Hans will continue to serve as an integral part of Starkey’s Executive Team and add to the company’s current trajectory of growth in 2024 and beyond. As Chief Optimization Officer, Mehl will play a crucial part in streamlining operations, enhancing
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Feb. 05, 2024

HIMSA announces Noah ES Webinar: “It Really is Much Easier” on February 29th

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If it’s not broke, don’t fix it. In the daily hustle and bustle of a hearing care practice, it’s sometimes hard to find time to consider upgrading to new and better software. Especially when your Noah installation works just fine. Noah ES is a cloud-based version of the Noah platform. With Noah ES, upgrading now can end up saving you
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Feb. 04, 2024

Study Highlights Potential of Vestibular Implant System to Treat Chronic Dizziness

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A new study published in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery suggests that a vestibular implant system may provide significant benefits for individuals suffering from bilateral vestibular hypofunction (BVH), a condition that impairs balance and spatial perception. The study examined outcomes from the Multichannel Vestibular Implant (MVI) system, an implanted device that aims to treat BVH by continuously providing artificial sensory
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Feb. 04, 2024

For Life’s Listening Journey: Airbnb Insights Executive Monica Dreger Opts for Widex MOMENT Sheer

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HAUPPAUGE, NEW YORK — Monica Dreger, the Global Head of Research at Airbnb, stands out for her intuitive approach and finely honed listening skills. With a background in behavioral psychology, Dreger’s career has been dedicated to understanding consumer behavior and strategic planning for major brands like Mattel, Nickelodeon, and Unilever. Despite her professional success, Dreger’s personal journey with hearing loss
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Feb. 02, 2024

Sensorion Completes Patient Enrollment in Phase 2a Clinical Trial of SENS-401 for Preserving Residual Hearing After Cochlear Implantation

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MONTPELLIER, FRANCE —  Sensorion (FR0012596468 – ALSEN), a leading clinical-stage biotechnology company specializing in innovative therapies for hearing-related conditions, has announced the successful recruitment of the final participant in its Phase 2a clinical trial of SENS-401. This trial aims to evaluate the efficacy of SENS-401 in preserving residual hearing in adult patients undergoing cochlear implantation. Preserving Residual Hearing in Cochlear
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Feb. 02, 2024

CQ Partners Shifts Industry Narrative from Buying Group to Growth Partner

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CQ Partners, a long-time leader in hearing healthcare has made a major industry announcement: CQ Partners is NOT a buying group. Instead, they insist, they are a Growth Partner. “The industry label, buying group, has never fit us. We exist to add value and help good practices become great practices. The status quo just doesn’t cut it anymore and that’s
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Feb. 02, 2024

GN Donates to Scholarship Fund During Black History Month

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BLOOMINGTON, MINNESOTA – In recognition of Black History Month, GN will once again donate a portion of proceeds from top-level ReSound Nexia, Beltone Serene and Audigy AGXR XF hearing aids sold in the U.S. in February to the GN Hearing Scholarship fund. The GN Hearing Scholarship started in 2021 to help improve diversity in hearing healthcare by supporting Black students pursuing a
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Jan. 31, 2024

Amplifon Foundation Unveils ‘Kindness Manifesto’, Fostering Reflection on Kindness as Fundamental Value in Human Relations

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Milan, 31 January 2024 – The Amplifon Foundation has launched its Kindness Manifesto, aiming to foster contemplation on kindness as a fundamental value in human interactions. This initiative, unveiled on the occasion of the non-profit organization’s fourth anniversary, coincides with the release of a podcast by Mario Calabresi and Chora Media, delving into the diverse interpretations of kindness with esteemed
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Jan. 30, 2024

Sound Pharma Reports Positive Interim Data from its Phase 2b Cystic Fibrosis STOP Ototoxicity Trial

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON — Sound Pharmaceuticals (SPI) will unveil Phase 2b STOP Ototoxicity data, chosen for a podium presentation at the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) Midwinter Meeting in Anaheim, CA (February 3-7). This study examined the safety and efficacy of SPI-1005 (ebselen) in preventing and treating aminoglycoside-induced ototoxicity in 60 adult CF patients undergoing intravenous (IV) tobramycin for acute
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Jan. 30, 2024

Treble Health’s Annual Tinnitus Relief Summit to Take Place During Tinnitus Awareness Week

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The Tinnitus Relief Summit, a free, annual gathering for individuals with ringing in the ears is set to stream on February 7th and February 8th. Each day will have a unique panel of tinnitus experts, who will share their latest research-based findings and actionable tips for how to reduce tinnitus and thrive. This annual event, taking place during Tinnitus Awareness