Learn What’s New in Cochlear Implants — May 4, 6 P.M.


The next virtual meeting of the NYC chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America, May 4 at 6:00-7:30, will feature a panel of three top cochlear implant surgeons who will discuss advances in cochlear implant technology. Topics addressed will include changing standards for qualification, auditory training after implantation, and assistive devices offered by each of the three FDA-approved manufacturers. The panel discussion will be moderated by Justin Golub, associate professor of otolaryngology—head and neck surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. He will be joined by Dr. George Alexiades, Director of the Cochlear Implant Center at the Weill Cornell Medical College, and Dr. David Friedmann, Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at NYU Grossman School of Medicine.                                

If you would like to join us for this captioned program, register here. After registering, you will receive an email with the Zoom link. We expect a big crowd for this. Please register early if interested.

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The New York City Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America is a vibrant, diverse community dedicated to helping people with hearing loss lead more satisfying and productive lives. At the chapter’s monthly meetings, speakers address topics such as hearing aids and hearing-aid alternatives, assistive technology, interpersonal strategies, and advocacy initiatives. Those of you who are interested can find information about our organization on our chapter website by clicking here.

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