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Cochlear implant users sought for research study

Man wearing cochlear implant

Are you a cochlear implant user or currently waiting for one to be fitted?   Gillian Kenny Associates Ltd, medical research company, are looking for participants aged 65 and over to take part in a study to help gather insight on customer experiences to help make future improvements for users and potential users of cochlear implants.  It is essential […]

National Association for Deafened People conference

The National Association for Deafened People (NADP) will host it’s annual conference this month. Join delegates at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations, London, on Saturday 16th June from 9am-5pm. This year’s theme is ‘Maximising your potential as a deafened person – Utilising Audiology Services and Improving your Employment Opportunities.’ The morning session will look at […]

Cochlear Implant candidate information day

Cochlear Implant Day

Are you considering cochlear implantation? Would you like to learn more about Advanced Bionics and its latest innovations? Come along to their free Cochlear Implant Candidate Information Day to find out more from cochlear implant experts and AB cochlear implant recipients. Join them on: Date: Wednesday 16th May 2018 Time: 2.00pm – 6.00pm Location: Europa Hotel, […]

Cochlear implant blog: Part two

Marc Van Cartier-Kerr

Part two and the conclusion of our mini blog series to mark International Cochlear Implant Day (25th February). Marc Van Cartier-Kerr continues his cochlear implant story. Part two: Bringing back my world I had just started a new job and it seemed to be going well.  I was missing a lot, but people were being very […]

Cochlear implant blog: Part one

Marc Van Cartier-Kerr

To mark International Cochlear Implant Day (25th February), our volunteer Marc Van Cartier-Kerr shares his journey to receiving an implant.  Here is part one of his story. Part one: My shrinking world My world was shrinking – that’s wrong actually – my world had become a prison. I was 36-years-old, still in full time work (just), […]

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