Are Modern Technologies Meeting the Amplification Needs of Aging Adults?

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Laurel Christensen, GN ReSoundReSound’s Chief Audiology Officer, Laurel Christensen, will be giving a keynote presentation on Monday, November 7 on the current status of addressing the amplification needs of aging adults. This session is eligible for continuing education credit.

Course Objectives:

  • Participants will be able to identify the most significant developments in amplification in the last 10 years.
  • Participants will be able to identify the problems with amplification that remain to be solved to ultimately better serve the aging population.
  • Participants will be able to identify the solutions that exist that improve overall satisfaction with amplification.


  • Introduction
  • Historical Problems
  • Hearing in Noise
  • Occlusion
  • Feedback
  • Sound Quality
  • Taking it Further – Connectivity
  • What Remains? Q and A

Following the conclusion of the ReSound Online Symposium on Friday, November 11, Dr. Christensen will be participating in a Live Q&A on Twitter. Dr. Christensen will be available to answer your questions relating to the latest trends and advances in audiology and amplification.

Advances in Amplification Q&A
Live on Twitter at #ReSoundSymposium
Friday, November 11, 2011
3 pm – 4 pm CST

Simply log into Twitter and tweet your questions using #ReSoundSymposium. Then, monitor this hash tag for the answers.

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