EHIMA Appoints WS Audiology CEO, Eric Bernard, as President

FRANKFURT, GERMANY — After a two year’s term, Demant A/S-CEO Søren Nielsen hands over the European Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (EHIMA) Presidency to Eric Bernard, CEO of WS Audiology, the company formed  from the merger between Sivantos and Widex in 2019. The EHIMA members elected Mr. Bernard  unanimously as President for the period 2021-2022.   As EHIMA…

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Institute of Medicine panel seeks ways to make hearing care more accessible and affordable

By David H. Kirkwood WASHINGTON, DC—As part of an ambitious, two-year study to identify ways to make hearing health care (HHC) for adults more accessible and affordable, a 13-member ad hoc committee of the Institute of Medicine (IOM) will hold a daylong open session on Monday, April 27. IOM, the health arm of the National…

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