Author Archives: Don Groff

Picnic – July 15 Fort Washington State Park – Recap

The weather forecast of ‘scattered showers’ gave way to heavy rain, more than an inch, in the morning.  A further forecast of clearing skies was borne out, and some 20 attendees enjoyed the afternoon the the MH-3 pavilion.   There were … Continue reading

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June Meeting – Audiology Education – Recap

Leah Castrovince,  Au.D. spoke at our June 4 meeting.    A New Jersey native, she did her undergraduate work at the University of Maryland, then received her doctorate in audiology from the University of Pittsburgh.  She is now finishing a … Continue reading

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May 7 Meeting – Dr. Judith Curtin

At our May 7 meeting, Dr. Judith Curtin spoke about the psychological aspects of hearing loss. She is a AAA Board Certified audiologist and a ASHA certified speech pathologist, well qualified to speak on this topic. She  provided strategies that … Continue reading

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April 2 Meeting – N-CHATT Presentation — Update

At our  April meeting, MontCo member Chris Doig spoke about  Multiple Microphone hearing assistance systems.  The topic deals with one of the most frustrating situations for those of us with hearing loss; listening to a number of people in a … Continue reading

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March 5 Meeting – Jorge Zavala Au.D. – Update

Jorge Zavala, Au.D. spoke at our March 5 meeting. Dr. Zavala is the owner of Norriton Hearing Center.  His presentation ranged widely, but focused on the multiplicity of wireless accessories now available.  These include a variety of phone interfaces and … Continue reading

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February Meeting – Update

After a winter break, the MontCo chapter met on February 5, 2018, as usual, at the Jeanes Library, with 14 in attendance. The meeting was an informal round-table event, generally focused on assistive devices, a format that has proven popular … Continue reading

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December – Holiday Party – Update

Our December meeting was  the traditional social event.  Thanks to Elaine Goldberg for coordinating  the event and to the more than 20 who attended and contributed.                             … Continue reading

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