Hearing conservation: Federal or local policies?

I recently attended the 40th annual National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) convention in New Orleans.   The meeting was quite interesting, and not just because it took me to New Orleans, a city I had never visited before and where, after 5 days of eating raw oysters and jambalaya, I was dying for something bland like a peanut butter…

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Is there someone in my town who can work with musicians? Part 2

In part one of this two-part series, I made a call for those hearing health care professionals who are interested in working with musicians and those in the performing arts. In part 2, I suggest a curriculum of topics that would delineate a minimum requirement for working with musicians. I have listed these under four general…

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