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The American Academy of Audiology Announces 2022 Academy Honorees

RESTON, VIRGINIA — The American Academy of Audiology has announced the 2022 Academy honorees. These luminaries have made significant contributions within the audiology profession or hearing sciences. Each award recipient was asked to answer the question “What achievement are you most proud of?” Watch the video above for a compilation of all of their answers.…

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Amptify Announces Partnership with CounselEAR

EVANSTON, ILLINOIS – CounselEAR, a leading provider of practice management software and services to the hearing healthcare industry, announced that it has partnered with Amptify, an innovative hearing healthcare platform, to “breakdown workflow barriers that prevent clinics from rendering best practice aural rehabilitation services”. In an era of perpetual change within the field of hearing…

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Starkey Opens First Office in Barcelona, Spain

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA – Starkey, the largest American-owned hearing aid manufacturer, has opened a brand-new office in Barcelona, Spain. The new facility is located on the 27th floor of the Torre Glòries building – a 38 story skyscraper which marks the gateway to the new technological district of Barcelona. “We are excited to continue the expansion…

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Sonde Health Partners with GN to Develop Vocal Biomarker Technology to Detect Mild Cognitive Impairment

BOSTON, MASSACHUSSETTS — Sonde Health, a leading enterprise vocal biomarker company, and GN Group, a global leader in intelligent audio solutions, have signed a multi-year strategic partnership to research and develop commercial vocal biomarkers for Mild Cognitive Impairment. The research will serve as the backbone for new voice-based tools to help at-risk individuals gain timely and…

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Phonak Becomes a Patron Partner of the American Tinnitus Association

STÄFA, SWITZERLAND — Phonak, a leading global provider of life-changing hearing solutions, is excited to announce it recently joined the American Tinnitus Association’s (ATA) Corporate Engagement Program.   Founded in 1971, ATA is the nation’s foremost organization committed to improving the lives of people with tinnitus by providing hope for a quieter future through education,…

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Oticon Donates $30,000 to American Academy of Audiology Foundation Scholarship Fund

SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY – Oticon, Inc. will again partner with the American Academy of Audiology Foundation Empowering Students Scholarship Program to fund scholarships for graduate students earning Au.D. or Ph.D. degrees in audiology. The $30,000 donation from Oticon will fund scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year, with up to $20,000 in scholarships to be awarded…

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Sensorion Provides Updates on SENS-401 Phase 2 Trial in Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

MONTPELLIER, FRANCE — Sensorion, a pioneering clinical-stage biotechnology company which specializes in the development of novel therapies to restore, treat and prevent within the field of hearing loss disorders, today reports results from the 115-patient Phase 2 AUDIBLE-S study of SENS-401 (Arazasetron), for the treatment of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL). SENS-401 was found to…

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Each Ear LLC Announces Free Community Outreach Tool: Basic Hearing Aid Training for Caregivers™

HALES CORNERS, WISCONSIN –  Each Ear, LLC is announcing Basic Hearing Aid Training for Caregivers™,  a new community outreach tool for hearing aid clinics, designed to build new and fortify existing relationships with local nursing homes and assistive living facilities. Basic Hearing Aid Training for Caregivers™, a 40-minute video course, is a public service of…

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ASHA Comments on Draft Regulations For Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids

ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND — Stressing the need for safety and for the pre-purchase of audiological assessment, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) today submitted comments to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) concerning draft regulations for over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids, a new category of medical devices intended for persons with mild-to-moderate hearing loss. These OTC devices…

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