Physician Marketing Video
Hearing HealthCare News®, White Plains, NY, introduces a video presentation supporting its physician newsletter publishing service. The 9-minute presentation, available on CD or VHS, describes how a physician newsletter can benefit an audiology practice. For more information, (800) 342-1643, or visit the company’s Web site at


Phonak Inc, Warrenville, Ill, presents “ACCESS: Achieving Clear Communication Employing Sound Solutions,” an international conference to be held on November 10-12, 2003 in Chicago. The conference, which will focus on FM technology, will feature presentations given by a wide variety of researchers and clinicians with FM amplification expertise. Topics will include FM basics, emerging issues, and future needs for research, clinical, and educational applications. In addition, a poster session will be held for submitted papers. For more information, (800) 777-7333, or

Kansas Hearing Aid Association
The Kansas Hearing Aid Association, Topeka, Kan, will present its educational seminar and annual meeting on March 21-22, 2003 at the Holiday Inn West in Topeka. Attendees will be eligible for 12 hours of CEUs. For more information, contact executive director M. Day Kaufmann, (785) 266-4833.

DigiCare Hearing Research and Rehabilitation, Rye, Colo, will present “Audition, Cognition, and Human Potential,” a 14-hour multidisciplinary seminar and workshop to be held on February 14-15, 2003, at the Waiwera Resort Conference Centre in Waiwera, New Zealand. Instructors will be Max Chartrand, PhD, and Glenys A. Chartrand, AdDipOT. For more information, (719) 676-3277.

Donation Program

Audiology Foundation of America
The Audiology Foundation of America (AFA), West Lafayette, Ind, announced that it has received more than $100,000 to date in donations to its summer campaign, with the largest donation coming from the Academy of Dispensing Audiologists. This will be matched by a grant of $50,000 from the Starkey Companies. The AFA will use the donations for activities ranging from scholarships for AuD students to supporting audiologists in achieving direct reimbursement status with third party payers. For information, visit