Ida News

Frank Lin Updates His Presentation on Hearing and Healthy Aging

Frank Lin Updates His Presentation on Hearing and Healthy Aging

Thu Apr 07, 2016 09:26 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox
Dr. Frank Lin gave an updated version of his talk, Hearing Loss and Healthy Aging – A public Health Perspective. Dr. Lin gave the talk three years ago to an audience at the Ida Institute in the run-up...
New Mobile App Tests Hearing and Refers to Hearing Care Professionals

New Mobile App Tests Hearing and Refers to Hearing Care Professionals

Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:55 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
A new app has been released in South Africa to test hearing and refer persons with hearing loss to hearing healthcare professionals. hearZA, which was designed by a team at hearScreen that includes...
Ida Attends World Hearing Day Events in Geneva

Ida Attends World Hearing Day Events in Geneva

Thu Mar 10, 2016 02:52 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
Ida Institute Senior Anthropologist Hans Henrik Philipsen recently attended World Hearing Day events at the WHO headquarters in Geneva. The activities of the day included the official launch of the...
World Hearing Day is March 3rd

World Hearing Day is March 3rd

Wed Feb 24, 2016 01:36 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
March 3rd is World Hearing Day. Previously known as International Ear Care Day, World Hearing Day is annual day dedicated to promoting awareness of ear and hearing care around the world. This year’s...
Ida Presents Workshops at Convention of Indian Speech and Hearing Association

Ida Presents Workshops at Convention of Indian Speech and Hearing Association

Thu Feb 18, 2016 12:58 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ida Institute recently presented three short workshops at the 48th annual Convention of Indian Speech and Hearing Association in Mumbai, India. Ida Senior Audiologist Melanie Gregory and Learning...
Ida Research Committee Accepting Applications for Grants

Ida Research Committee Accepting Applications for Grants

Fri Feb 12, 2016 02:00 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ida Institute’s Research Committee is now accepting grant applications. The Ida Institute has designated USD 30,000 for grants, with a maximum USD 10,000 available for individual grants. The...
Ida Attending Joint Defense Veterans Audiology Conference

Ida Attending Joint Defense Veterans Audiology Conference

Fri Jan 22, 2016 12:28 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ida Institute will be attending this year’s Joint Defense Veterans Audiologist Conference in St. Louis, Missouri, from 22-24 February. The annual conference, hosted by the Military Audiology...
Study Examines Stages of Change After Hearing Screenings

Study Examines Stages of Change After Hearing Screenings

Fri Dec 18, 2015 01:01 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The personal motivations of people with hearing loss are important to the Ida Institute. We recommend the use of our Circle tool help hearing care professionals track the progress of their clients as...
Ear Foundation Releases Latest Report on Access to Hearing Healthcare

Ear Foundation Releases Latest Report on Access to Hearing Healthcare

Thu Nov 19, 2015 02:03 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ear Foundation has published its third report on the impact of hearing loss on adults. Bending the Spend is a recommendation of how the government of the United Kingdom can fund cochlear implants...
Ida Tools Presented to Department of Defense and VA Audiologists

Ida Tools Presented to Department of Defense and VA Audiologists

Fri Sep 04, 2015 11:35 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox
Ida Fellow Paula Myers, PhD, recently gave a one-hour virtual course on the topic, “Incorporating Ida Tools and Other Resources into Your Daily Patient-Centered Audiology.” The presentation was given...