An Update on Cochlear Implantation Among Older Adults (0.1 AAA/Tier 1 CEUs)
Recorded On: 03/13/2020
An Update on Cochlear Implantation Among Older Adults
Recorded: March 13, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET
Presenter: Doug Sladen, PhD
CEUs: 0.1 AAA/Tier 1 CEU
Instructional Level: Advanced
Program Focus: Knowledge
Learner Outcomes: Upon completion, each participant in the eAudiology Web Seminar will be able to:
- Identify common outcomes among older adults with cochlear implants
- Identify limitations in temporal processing among older adults with cochlear implants
- Identify bimodal benefits of older adults with cochlear implants
Description: This webinar will focus on cochlear implantation outcomes among older adults. There will be a special emphasis on the use of temporal fine structure processing and bimodal benefits among the older implanted population.
Dr. Sladen is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Western Washington University. Dr. Sladen’ s primary research interest includes the speech perception abilities of individuals with cochlear implants.