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These pages contain news stories that will be of interest to audiologists and other professionals as well as individuals who have an interest in hear loss.  If you have a story you think we should publish, send the details to editor@bshaa.com.  We reserve the right to exercise the usual editorial judgements.

04.04.18

Futurologist and AI expert to headline conference speaker programme

The speaker programme at the British and Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA) conference in May will be headlined by the futurologist and “historian of the future” Dr James Bellini, and Nicola Palmarini, a...

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27.03.18

Access to Work grants to increase by 36%

Employees are to receive a 36% increase in Access to Work grants to assist them at work from next month. From 1 April, people can claim up to £57,200 annually to help pay for additional support in the workplace – £15,000 more th...

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27.03.18

Tinnitus guidelines committee needs audiologist

The National Guideline Centre (NGC) has been commissioned to develop NICE guidelines on tinnitus and is looking to recruit an audiologist to help shape its work.  NGC is recruiting four positions:   Full members: Two g...

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12.03.18

Booking now open for 'The Future of Hearing Technology'

  Tickets are now on sale for 'The Future of Hearing Technology', BIHIMA's inaugural conference in Birmingham on 11 and 12 May that features an interactive workshop programme in partnership with BSHAA. MORE DETAILS AND ONLINE REGISTRATI...

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06.03.18

BSHAA celebrates female audiologists on International Women’s Day

We're celebrating International Women's Day 2018 by putting the spotlight on some of our fantastic female BSHAA members. Like many other professions, audiology has often been seen as dominated by men, whereas the majority of new e...

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