International Audiology – Oticon Summer Camp

Oticon is a Copenhagen-based hearing aid manufacturer, owned by a Danish hearing healthcare company called William Demant. The inner workings of Oticon technologies and philosophies are developed at the Eriksholm Research Center in Snekkersten, Denmark. Each year since 1997, Oticon has brought a group of international audiology students together to, well, try to cultivate a connection…

Lollapalooza: Get Out Those Earplugs, Ya’ll

“If music be the food of love, play on…” Thank you, Shakespeare, but you should have had an addendum: “…and play loudly, but pop in those earplugs.” This weekend I had the honor to work with MusiCares and Sensaphonics at Lollapalooza, educating talent and crew on the importance of hearing protection and taking earmold impressions for…