Category: People

Cognivue Appoints Douglas Beck as VP, Clinical Sciences

Neuroscience company Cognivue, Inc announced that it has hired Dr Douglas Beck as Vice President of Clinical Sciences. Beck brings four decades of experience in audiology and communications disorders and sciences to Cognivue and consults, lectures, teaches, volunteers, and writes for multiple audiology, science, medical, and health-related professional organizations globally. 

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Young Boy Receives Reconstructed Ear

Luca Vacchio, 5, of Levittown, New York used to say that Iron Man was his favorite action hero. Now, thanks to the efforts of his pediatric plastic surgeon at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Luca happily adds Nicholas Bastidas, MD, to his list, according to an announcement from Northwell Health. That’s because Dr Bastidas pioneered a method of constructing a new ear for the little boy who was born with hemifacial microsomia (HFM).

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Oticon Appoints Mike Marcinek VP, GM, Gvt Services, Pediatrics

In his new role, Marcinek will develop strategies and drive improvements that enable the Government Services and Pediatric teams to continue to provide life-changing technology and world-class services to hearing care professionals serving US veterans, active duty military service personnel, and pediatric populations, according to Oticon’s announcement.  

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