With approximately 15 percent of school-aged children experiencing some degree of hearing loss, hearing screenings represent a crucial early step in ensuring communication access, which is key to academic and social success, according to Dr. Lindsay Bondurant, director of the University’s Osborne College of Audiology’s (OCA) on-campus clinic, the Pennsylvania Ear Institute (PEI).
As we continue to celebrate Audiology Awareness Month, we thought it was the perfect time to sit down with some of the University’s Osborne College of Audiology students and faculty members to learn more about why they chose their profession.
From September 25-27, faculty, students and alumni from the University’s Osborne College of Audiology (OCA) attended the Academy of Doctors of Audiology’s (ADA) AuDACITY conference at the Mohegan Sun Resort in Uncasville, Connecticut.
Each summer, Salus University Osborne College of Audiology hosts a two-part series of summer workshops for practicing audiologists to further enhance their clinical knowledge and provide hands-on training in some of the latest tools and technology.
From June 29-30, seven participants had the chance to learn the ins and outs about one of the fastest growing professions in the US during the University’s Osborne College of Audiology inaugural Audiology Learning Experience.