Winter / Spring 2017 Meeting Schedule: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - Hearing Loss Techology Updates Michael Hahn, Resound Regional Sales Manager, will share information about Resound hearing aid technology. Resound company description via its website: "ReSound provides excellent sound by offering innovative hearing solutions that combine original thinking and design with solid technology - all based on deep audiological insight and understanding of hearing aid users." More info about resound can be found at www.resound.com.
Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Shenice Evans Assistive Technology Specialist / Consumer Educator, TDDP program Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology (PIAT) Will share public awareness, information and referral, advocacy, and training to enhance access to assistive technology for all Pennsylvanians with disabilities. Activities include development, implementation, and monitoring of laws, policies, practices, and organizational structures to improve access to assistive technology for all people with disabilities. http://disabilities.temple.edu/tech/ Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Bobbi Caley American Sign Language Instructor Active member of DEAF Can/Christ The Deaf Church Wednesday, April 12, 2017 No Meeting This Month Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Dr. Judith A. Curtin, AuD, CCC A/SLP AAA Board Certified audiologist ASHA certified speech pathologist. faculty member of West Chester University She has practiced aural habilitation/rehabilitation audiology for over 30 years. Her training, research, and publications are known locally, nationally and internationally. She is recognized for her extensive continuing education program by the American Academy of Audiology by earning the “Scholar” award for 2003-4. And she has received the distinguished ACE awards from the American Speech and Language Association for two consecutive years, 2004 and 2005. Dr. Curtin is a faculty member of West Chester University since 2000 and formerly its Hearing Clinic Coordinator. She guests lectures at other similar institutions. She is a former Chair for Hearing and Hearing Disorders in Childhood for the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Ice Cream Social Bring your appetite for dessert and fellowship with others in our hearing loss family! Also, an added bonus, we are to be awarding our 1st Annual High School Senior Scholarship! click here for June Meeting Flyer
Fall 2016 Meeting Schedule: All meetings are held 7:00pm-8:30pm, except the December Holiday Social September 14, 2016 - HLAA Conference Highlights Roundtable Members that attended the 2016 HLAA Conference in June will highlight some of the memorable moments and share resources and supportive connections. Wednesday, October 12 - Alerting Systems Bill Best, HLAA Chester County Chapter President and HLAA Hearing Assistive Technology Coordinator will present on Alerting Systems that can help individuals that have hearing loss. Wednesday, November 9 - Tinnitus Ken Kistler, former Tinnitus sufferer, will brief HLAA-CC of his journey through the Tinnitus maze. He will also discuss his work as an advocate / volunteer of The American Tinnitus Association. Wednesday, December 14 - Holiday Social A Holiday Social is planned at the home of one of the HLAA-CC membership. Please contact us through the contact page to receive more information.
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