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Communication is Central: A Professional Learning Virtual Event Series | Hidden Hearing Loss and Audiology

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Course Description

This virtual course provides comprehensive but condensed information about hidden hearing loss with emphasis on the services provided by audiology professionals, so as to guide professionals to a better understanding of this disorder, increase public awareness for early diagnosis, achieve prompt and proper intervention to prevent further possible auditory damage, leading to a better quality of life.

This event is free of charge and available to anyone interested in attending.  Participants must register for the event.  Registration closes November 25, 2022.  The link for the virtual professional learning event series will be sent to your email address prior to the event. 

Presenter

Yunfang Zheng. Sc.D., M.D., CCC-A is an associate professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Central Michigan University. Her research interests include diagnostic audiology, amplification, cochlear implant, and aural rehabilitation with the goal of helping individuals with hearing difficulties achieve a better quality of life.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the nature of hidden hearing loss and comprehend the etiology, anatomy and physiology.
  2. Describe audiology diagnostic and treatment methods for hidden hearing loss.
  3. Utilize different diagnostic methods for early detection and advocate for hearing protection.

Continuing Education

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) CE Approved Provider
  • Intermediate level
  • 0.10 ASHA CEUs

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Sponsor: College of Health Professions
Contact: Speech-Language Pathologist and Board Certified Specialist in Child Language Katie Squires PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-CL squir1k@cmich.edu 989-774-3669
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