Cochlear Implant Training Workshops

Advanced Cochlear Implant Workshops

Who should go?

Experienced  clinicians looking for detailed knowledge and expert advice for managing difficult patients, including those with cochlear abnormalities, programming problems or issues requiring individual or specialised management, rehabilitation and evaluation.

20% Discount for ASA members: $1200 (gst inclusive).

Please note the Cochlear Implant Workshop format is currently being reviewed by the HEARing CRC and at this stage no new dates have been set.

When

To be announced.

Workshop topics

  • Working with infants and young children with CIs;
  • Managing implantees with residual hearing;
  • CI mapping techniques and issues;
  • Working with clients who have additional disabilities; and
  • Difficult Case Studies.

Registration

To attend please download and fill out the registration form. The registration form can be downloaded here

Location

Workshops are held at:

HEARing CRC Head Office
550 Swanston Street
Audiology, Hearing and Speech Sciences
The University of Melbourne
VIC Australia

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
32 Gisborne Street
East Melbourne
VIC Australia

Collaboration

To deliver Cochlear Implant Training Workshops. the HEARing CRC works closely with:

Interactive learning

Workshops are delivered through a coordinated, mixed-format program that includes:

  • lectures
  • tutorials
  • small group discussions
  • case studies
  • hands-on sessions

Sessions utilise the University of Melbourne, Department of Otolaryngology’s state-of-the-art teaching and audiovisual facilities. An extensive reference manual is provided for the course as well as a certificate of attendance, contact information for other attendees and a photo of the workshop group.

Experienced staff

Session leaders are drawn from HEARing CRC members, representing a broad cross-section of expertise. All session presenters are highly experienced in their respective fields in working with cochlear implant users.