South West Implantable Devices Study day
If you are interested in the programme detailed below, then please complete the event registration form
If the programme is not enough reason to attend, then perhaps be enticed by the opportunity to staying a couple of days longer after the study day to experience the Torbay region, which includes the towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham, which offers a range of attractions if the coastline and scenery of the Devon coastline are not enough. For more information about Torbay, have a look at the following link:
BAA members: £30
Non-BAA members: £40
Fees payable by cheque to ‘British Academy of Audiology’, and to be posted to:
Stephen Campbell, Principal Audiologist, Chime Social Enterprise, Royal Devon and Exeter Foundation NHS Trust, Barrack Road, Exeter, Devon. EX2 5DW
The aim is for the numbers attending to be limited to about 40 people, and the day we would like to thank the sponsors for supporting the study day.
BAA CPD points for this day will be 6 CPD points.
The deadline for applications is Friday 5th October
|Thursday 18th October 2012
Torbay Hospital - Horizon Centre
|Objective: To increase knowledge about indications and outcomes for implantable hearing solutions
|10.00||"What if a hearing aid is not enough?"
Indications for implantable hearing solutions
Prof. Dr. Ir. Ad Snik. Professor in Audiology,Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
|11.15||BAHA - Principles, Indications and Recent Advances.
Mr. S. Singam, ENT Surgeon, Torbay Hospital, South Devon Healthcare NHS Trust.
|11.45||Outcomes and expectations for Cochlear Implants and Bone Anchored Hearing Aids
Sue Archbold, Chief Executive,The Ear Foundation, Nottingham
|12.30||Cochlear advocate (bone anchored hearing aids)
|12.45||Advanced Bionics advocate (cochlear implants
|13.00||Med El advocate (Vibrant Soundbridge)
|Workshops (Provided by Cochlear and AB)
|14.00||Go to workshop rooms
|14.15||Start round 1 workshops
|15.15||Start round 2 workshops
|16.15||Start round 3 workshops
|17.00||Discussion and Close
|Sponsorship kindly provided by: