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Paediatric Audiology Masterclass

Paediatric Audiology Masterclass

Forthcoming Course: Paediatric Audiology Masterclass 28th April to 30th April 2016 at Greenwich University, London, UK

The biggest course in paediatric audiology is here.

The main aim of the course is to improve the quality of paediatric hearing aid fittings by paying appropriate attention to various clinical procedures before and after the fitting. Furthermore, the best audiological care is the one that involves the whole family around the child in the habilitation process. A section of the course will be devoted to this aspect of audiology service.

Amongst the distinguished speakers delivering the talks are Dr Susan Scollie who is flying in from Canada to deliver a day on hearing aid verification and validation, Dr Harvey Dillon live from NAL, Australia to speak about auditory processing disorders, Dr Josephine Marriage speaking on the behavioural testing including play and visual reinforcement audiometry and Gwen Carr speaking about family centred care for paediatric audiology service users.

This three day course is mainly aimed at paediatric audiologists but other professionals working with childhood hearing loss are welcome to join. The course has both theoretical and practical aspects to deliver the most effective learning experience that can be translated into the day-today clinics easily.

Discussion topics:

  • Physiological and behavioural hearing assessment of children
  • Peer review process for visual reinforcement audiometery
  • Real ear measurement techniques including real ear to coupler difference and speech mapping.
  • Brief overview of outcome measures to evaluate fitting performance
  • Family centred care in hearing habilitation

 Learning outcomes

  • Delegates will learn the principles behind paediatric assessment via physiological as well behavioural testing procedures
  • Delegates will learn about the value in peer review of visual reinforcement audiometry; and speech testing procedures
  • Delegates will learn how to use various real ear measurement techniques in  paediatric hearing aid fitting and apply appropriate outcome measures
  • Delegates will learn about the importance of family centred care in hearing habilitation process

Course Details:

Dates: 28th April 2016 to 30th April 2016

Venue:  Greenwich University
Greenwich Maritime Campus, Park Row, London, United Kingdom SE10 9LS)

Fees: Before 24/03/2015: £575 for all three days
After 24/03/2015:   £750 for all three days
*Fees exc. VAT

 ***Student discount available- one place left***

For further information:

Email: Jay@audiologyplanet.com

Phone: 0330 2233 453

Contact for a booking form and further detail at the email address: Jay@audiologyplanet.com

Website link: http://www.audiologyplanet.com/training-and-education/?preview=true&preview_id=11675&preview_nonce=a0188ab262

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For further information, contact Jay Jindal:

Email: Jay@audiologyplanet.com

Phone: 0330 2233 453 (O); 07878285989 (m)