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HLAA – Florida Surprise and Let’s Make Hearing Loss Visible Campaign!

JOIN OUR 2017 Let’s Make Hearing Loss Visible Campaign! Hearing loss and Deaf individuals of all ages are able to communicate and “hear” better than ever in the hearing world today. There are various means by which to communicate and “hear”. It is an individual choice as to what works best with no two hearing… Read more »

FLAA Legislative Alert – FDA Announcement Regarding Medical Evaluations/Waivers

Your FLAA Board has just learned that the FDA made the following announcement this morning at the meeting on Affordable and Accessible Hearing Care at the National Academy of Sciences (NAS): FDA just announced at NAS meeting that the medical evaluation or waiver will no longer be required for adults effective immediately. Click here to… Read more »

Spotlight on Audiologist Victoria A. Ledon, Au.D., FAAA in Miami, Florida

Victoria A. Ledon, Au.D., FAAA What university did you attend for graduate school and what year did you graduate? I graduated from the University of Florida in 2014. Go Gators! Where do you currently work and what are your specialties? I am currently working at the University of Miami in the Department of Otolaryngology. My… Read more »

Member review of the 2016 Florida Academy of Audiology Convention

Sarah Lundstrom, AuD HearCare Audiology Center As a new audiologist in Florida, this was my first experience attending FLAA in Orlando. I was pleasantly surprised at the variety of course offerings each day. The schedule was well planned and the sessions were relevant. There was even an ABA tier 1 course available. I was fortunate… Read more »

Florida Academy of Audiology Spotlights Starkey, 2016 sponsor and Inventor of the new Synergy hearing aid platform, an industry first!

Florida Academy of Audiology Spotlights Starkey, 2016 sponsor and Inventor of the new Synergy hearing aid platform, an industry first! Synergy is the first in the industry to use dual compressors; one for speech and one optimized for music. Starkey will be spotlighting the Muse, Halo 2 and Soundlens Synergy products at this year’s FLAA… Read more »

HearUSA Awarded URAC Health Network Accreditation

December 2015 We did it again! We are pleased to announce that HearUSA has been awarded Health Network Standards Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. “HearUSA should be commended for meeting strict quality standards,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “It… Read more »

Florida Telecommunications Relay sponsors “Detrimental Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss” by Dr. Lyndsey Nalu, Au.D, CCC-A Friday, August 5th at 4:00pm during Florida Academy of Audiology Convention

Bio: A Michigan native, Dr. Lyndsey Nalu, Au.D, CCC-A  received her bachelor of science degree from Western Michigan University and her doctor of audiology degree from ACAE accredited Central Michigan University. She completed her clinical residency at Michigan Ear Institute where she trained alongside leading neurotologists and audiologists. Licensed by the Florida Board of Audiology,… Read more »