The HEARing Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) is a collaboration of 21 internationally-recognised organisations. Together, through our research efforts, we will lay the foundation for a new era of hearing healthcare for Australia.

The HEARing CRC conducts world leading research across four distinct areas (programs).

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HEARing CRC Research Program Wheel

Our innovative, multidisciplinary research and development activities address all aspects of hearing healthcare and benefits from the capabilities and infrastructure provided by HEARing CRC Member Organisations.

The research conducted by the HEARing CRC has been made possible by the Cooperative Research Centres Programme.

Latest News

World Hearing Day – a sound investment in research sees Australia as a world leader in hearing science

3 March 2017 – Australia is a world-leader in hearing research, devices, and clinical practice, as a direct result of Commonwealth and State Government support for the hearing healthcare industry, service provision and research.

PhD student to profile her research at US Hearing Conservation Conference

8 February 2017 – In November 2016, HEARing CRC PhD student Siobhan Mcginnity (The University of Melbourne) received a Student Conference Award from the US-based National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA).

Our Websites

Through the HEARnet Online®, HEARnet Learning® and HEARsmart websites, the HEARing CRC has established public information and professional learning platforms to create a greater awareness of hearing loss and hearing loss prevention. These sites, in association with HEARworks®, translate and commercialise our research outcomes into clinical application.

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