Giving Careers Education
An Applied Program in Pediatric Hearing Aid Fitting

Overview:
The unique needs of children with hearing loss will be highlighted in terms of their impact on the clinical practice of fitting hearing aids. Assessment considerations will be presented with a focus on integrating electrophysiologic threshold estimates with intervention and the importance of measuring ear canal acoustics.

Non-electroacoustic and electroacoustic hearing aid selection will be discussed, with emphasis on the Desired Sensation Level (DSL) Method v5.0. Verification of hearing aid performance will be presented in order to highlight pediatric-friendly techniques. An outcome measurement guideline will also be reviewed.
Additional Information:
Audience: Audiologists
Duration: 4.50 hour(s)
Registration Options:
$55.00 - Resident/Fellow/Student
$75.00 - Base Price
Discounts:
Group: $15.00 off when a minimum of 3 persons register together for the same option.
OR
Early Bird: $15.00 off when registering a minimum of 6 days in advance of the course date.
Note: The system will apply your best discount. Employee prices will not be discounted further.
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
ASHA
Cook Children’s Medical Center is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to offer continuing education programs in speech-language pathology and audiology. This course is offered for 4 CEUs (Intermediate to Advanced level, Professional area) ASHA Continuing Education Provider Approval does not imply endorsement of the course content, specific products, or clinical procedures.