Designing the Future of Hearing Healthcare

By Timothy Cooke

By 2020, patient-hearing care professional relationships and health care delivery may look significantly different than it does today. The future may...

Vinaya Manchaiah Presents Research on Patient Journey

By Timothy Cooke

Ida Fellow Vinaya K.C. Manchaiah successfully defended his PhD research on the patient journey, hearing disability acceptance, and the...

Ida Website Wins Fourth International WebAward

By Timothy Cooke

The 17th annual WebAward competition has honored the Ida Institute with a Standard of Excellence Award in the Non-Profit Category. This is the fourth...

MythBusters Shows Patient-Centered Care Can Be Good for Patients and Business

By Timothy Cooke

We have taken on common misconceptions about the challenges of integrating a patient-centered approach into day-to-day clinic practice in a new “Mythb...

Audira Think Tank Proposes a New Social Norm for Hearing

By Timothy Cooke

How can we encourage people to take action on their hearing and approach hearing healthcare solutions?

The Audira Think Tank for Hearing, founded by...

Kim Marie Nicols Raises Awareness of Hearing Loss Among Elementary Students

By Timothy Cooke

Introducing students to the topics of hearing loss and hearing protection at a young age can help transform attitudes and social norms for an entire...

New Online Community Aims to Increase Awareness of Audiologic Rehabilitation

By Timothy Cooke

Peggy Ellertsen is building an online learning community to increase awareness of hearing loss and audiologic rehabilitation in the Boston...

Community Outreach: Walking For Hearing in Southwest Ohio

By Timothy Cooke

In celebration of Audiology Awareness Month in the United States, we are featuring stories of people who have raised awareness of hearing loss in...

Visualizing Social Networks: Lindsey Jorgensen and the Communication Rings

By Timothy Cooke

Lindsey Jorgensen has introduced the Communication Rings tool into her daily routine with patients at the University of South Dakota hearing clinic....

Oticon Foundation Continues Support of the Ida Institute

By Timothy Cooke

The Oticon Foundation is pleased to announce that it is committed to continuing funding of the Ida Institute. This will enable the Institute to...

Celebrate Audiology Awareness Month with Three Monkeys Poster

By Timothy Cooke

The Ida Institute has collaborated with the American Academy of Audiology Foundation to create and distribute a poster based on one of the winning...

Launch of VA Research Project on Ida Motivation Tools

By Timothy Cooke

The U.S. Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Portland, Oregon, is conducting a two-year research project to explore whether using the Ida Line tool and...

English and Clark Release New Book on Audiologic Counseling and Rehabilitation

By Timothy Cooke

Kristina M. English and John Greer Clark have released a new edition of their textbook on audiologic counseling and rehabilitation. Counseling-Infused...

Viviana Maller Presents New Research on Emotions and Hearing Loss

By Timothy Cooke

Ida Fellow Viviana Maller recently presented a poster on the emotional impact of hearing loss at the 2013 World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive...

New Audiology Research Shows Value of Patient-Centered Communication

By Timothy Cooke

As part of her PhD studies at the University of Melbourne, Caitlin Grenness is conducting research on patient-centered care and clinical...

Xu Fei Shares Insights on Audiology Practice in China

By Timothy Cooke

With the development of new professional standards and educational programs at leading medical universities, audiology is gradually becoming...

Rachel Pizarek Uses GROUP Tool to Run Two Group AR Sessions in New York City

By Timothy Cooke

Rachel Pizarek, AuD, a clinical audiologist at the Weill Cornell Medical College Hearing and Speech Center, recently used the Ida GROUP tool to...

Surveys Confirm Ida's Reach and Impact on the Hearing Care Profession

By Timothy Cooke

In preparation for our upcoming grant re-application, we conducted two surveys to evaluate the reach and impact of the Ida Institute on the hearing...

Introducing My World at the 2013 Frontiers in Hearing Symposium

By Timothy Cooke

On July 14, Ida senior audiologist Melanie Gregory partnered with pediatric hearing care specialists Christine Yoshinaga-Itano and Eileen Rall to...

Pilot Intervention Aims to Improve Outcomes by Changing Daily Routines

By Timothy Cooke

As part of her PhD studies at the University of Surrey, Ida Fellow Fiona Barker plans to design and pilot an intervention that looks to improve...