The Southern Hearing Charitable Trust (SHCT) has among its objects a desire to increase the attainability of cochlear implants for members of the general public who would benefit from the same, and to provide the opportunity for each individual to reach their full potential particularly in respect of their auditory-verbal
*** CHANGE TO TIME AND VENUE *** Department of Communication Disorders – download lecture here. David J. Ertmer, Ph. D., CCC-SLP Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences Purdue University INDICATORS OF AUDITORY-GUIDED SPEECH DEVELOPMENT IN INFANTS AND TODDLERS WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING Wednesday 27 April 2016, 04:00-4:50PM Location:
St. George’s Hospital is upgrading its car park system to become fully automated. This work is now complete so the car park system will operate without car park attendants from Tuesday 29 March 2016. To enable the transition to the automated system St. George’s has: installed an additional payment facility
Further to the earlier alert, our supplier in New Zealand has provided us advice from the manufacturer that the recall relates only to batteries supplied to the NHS market. Stocks supplied in New Zealand are not affected. The letter from the manufacturer can be downloaded here. Patients with any questions
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) of the United Kingdom has issued an alert concerning all ZeniPower mercury-free hearing aid batteries manufactured by ZeniPower Battery Company Limited. The affected product code numbers are as follows: A675P MF – R44 zinc air size 675 for cochlear implants A675 MF
The Cochlear Graeme Clark Scholarship 2016 is now open for applications and is active on the Cochlear Limited website and Facebook page. As a reminder, the scholarship is available to Cochlear Limited hearing solutions recipients residing in Australia or New Zealand who are enrolled in an undergraduate degree. The scholarship
A reminder for our Christchurch/Canterbury recipients that the next support group meeting will be held at 7pm on Tuesday 9th February at the SCIP Christchurch rooms. Guest speaker Bernadette Collins from “LIFE Unlimited” will be speaking about fire alarms for the deaf. All welcome.
On 16 December 2015 the Southern Hearing Charitable Trust awarded scholarships to cochlear implant recipients Lachlan Bartlett and Finnian Stuart. Each scholarship was awarded to the value of $5000 and will assist each with tertiary study. The video showing the award ceremony at our Christchurch clinic can be found here.