- May 21, 2015
On Monday, May 25 at 11:30am, the National Centre for Audiology is proud to welcome guest lecturer Dr. Michael Akeroyd, Director of the Medical Research Council's Institute of Hearing Research (IHR) at The University of Nottingham. His talks will focus on Continuous Speech and the Problem of Measuring Moment-by-Moment Speech Identification, and The Just Noticeable Difference for Speech to Noise Ratio.
- May 01, 2015
High school students participate in a hands-on workshop to learn about sound localization at the National Centre for Audiology, one of many events at the annual TD Discovery Day’s in Health Sciences organized by the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame and Western University.
- March 27, 2015
Research from our National Centre for Audiology was well represented at the Faculty of Health Sciences’ 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition and poster presentation.
- February 26, 2015
Recreational noise-induced hearing loss is a rising concern for youth and teenagers, and children’s activities may place them more at risk.
- February 26, 2015
Improving outcomes through amplification for children with hearing loss is one of the themes participants will explore at an upcoming guest lecture by Richard Seewald, Professor Emeritus, National Centre for Audiology, at the Sound Intuition’s Warren Estabrooks Speaker Series on April 24, 2015.
- January 23, 2015
What a Cochlear Implant Does to your Brain: The effects of long-term deafness and chronic intra-cochlear electrical stimulation on the primary auditory cortex
- January 19, 2015
Chronic tinnitus is believed to affect between 10-15% of adults or 360,000 Canadians. Tinnitus can be more than ringing-in-the ears.
- December 01, 2014
First year clinical audiology students participated in their first poster presentation – a popular forum to give a short talk about their research. It’s part of Dr. Sheila Moodie’s professional practice course.
- June 19, 2014
NCA researchers exchanged knowledge about emerging hearing technologies with 700 delegates representing 60 countries at the first-ever HEaring Across the Lifespan conference in Italy from June 5-7, 2014.
- May 09, 2014
An intimate cluster of high school students huddle around an audiometer at the Child Amplification Lab, National Centre for Audiology. The students are using the equipment to simulate an adult hearing test in an interactive workshop led by Brittany Schuett, who is completing her Masters degree in audiology. Inside the sound booth, a student is alert, anticipating a sound. Outside the booth, her peers present the test signals and await her reaction. She hears the sound, the audiometer registers her response, and everyone laughs.
- April 23, 2014
Highschool students will beat the drum of hearing science during interactive workshops led by leading researchers during TD’s Discovery Days, a career exploration initiative in medicine and health sciences. Academics and professionals will share their passion for audiology at the National Centre for Audiology, Western University, at Elborn College on Friday, May 2, 2014.
- June 03, 2013
Media artist Chris Myhr from the Department of Visual Arts will be presenting a new work entitled Sounding Waters (Tama River, Tokyo) in the Beltone anechoic chamber at the National Centre for Audiology
- January 15, 2013
Canada's university campuses, research centres and hospitals are receiving funding from the Government of Canada for advanced research infrastructure, helping them continue to compete in today's global knowledge economy.
- January 11, 2013
A university-industry partnership ensures the hearing impaired get the best care and service