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BAA Annual Newborn Hearing Screening Workshop

The annual BAA newborn hearing screening workshops is aimed at all Newborn Hearing Screeners.

BAA Annual Newborn Hearing Screening Workshop

Oct 13th 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust - London Road, Reading RG1 5AN

The annual BAA newborn hearing screening workshop is aimed at all Newborn Hearing Screeners.

 

Topics to be covered include:

 

  • Key syndromes associated with hearing loss (presented by a local Paediatrician)
  • An update on national figures, maximising test conditions (NHSP)
  • Gaining informed consent (without written consent) (NHSP)
  • Yearly assessment of competence: what this involves and how it will look (NHSP)
  • Making the most of the eSP helpdesk and the NHSP website (NHSP)
  • Early diagnosis: improving a child’s outcome (input from the Sensory Support Services and Parents)

 

The workshop is kindly sponsored by Otodynamics who will also be available on the day to discuss equipment and look at troubleshooting.

 

Lunch and refreshments provided.

 

Course fee: £50

 

To register please email admin@baaudiology.org to request an application form.

 

For further details please email Rachel Bowman: rachelbowman@nhs.net Course co-ordinator and Paediatric Audiologist and Chair of the BAA Education, Accreditation and CPD Team.

 

 

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