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HLAA, nee SHHH celebrates its 35th anniversary this year. Diana Bender described how this is being celebrated, and gave us a brief biography of SHHH founder Howard “Rocky” Stone. His CIA career was the stuff of legend, and as the founder of SHHH was a major factor in raising hearing loss into a topic of national concern.
Audiologist Mark Weinstein, BC-HIS spoke about new directions hearing aid manufacturers are moving in, and descriged how the audiologist decides what aids to recommend and to try for different patients.
Oticon representative Debra A Winters, Au.D, FAAA spoke about research at Oticon into “brain hearing”, with the goal of enabling it to better understand what it hears.
A lively discussion followed their presentations.
Our December meeting will be a birthday party, with a cake to celebrate HLAA at 35, as well as other holiday delicacies.
Please join us.