Chapter officers discussed plans for the year, touching on:
The Walk4Hearing October 20
Sharon Carroll, Engagement Manager for Cochlear America spoke about current and future implants and accessories, including:
Smartphone streaming, currently limited to iPhone, but will be extended to Android.
“Bring Back the Beat”, a iPhone app designed to enhance music appreciation for CI users. There was a lengthy discussion of musical experience.
On October 7, Kay Tyberg, president of the Blair County chapter will speak about hearing in noisy circumstances, probably the most common aggravation that people with hearing loss deal with. She’ll cover devices and techniques that can help.
At the Jeanes Library, October 7, at 5:30