The Third International Audiology Conference

 For 2,000 years, Qu Yuan’s patriotic spirit has influenced many people and he remains revered by Chinese people all over the world. His spirit is certainly the driving force that makes the Duanwu Festival a great and happy time. The annual Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu), as it is known in the west is also known…

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Practicing Outside the Silo: The National Academies of Practice

The lowest level of “working together” with other disciplines in the practice of your profession is when professionals make their own decisions, effectively operating in silos.  A middle level of “working together” occurs when individual practitioners make independent decisions about a patient and then consult/communicate with the primary caregiver.  A higher model of interprofessional healthcare…

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