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…