Packing For Parintins, Brazil: Project Amazon 2015

  So what does one pack if you're leaving for the Amazon in 24 hours? Well, Audiologist Mia Canale knows to bring plenty of bug spray, a pop up hammock—and, of course, a selfie stick. It's going to be a long travel day tomorrow but as Mia said, "It will be so worth it once I see the first patient. I just had to take a step back and reflect on how grateful I am to embark on this opportunity. I've said my goodbyes to my professors and friends...bring it on!" There are a few things Read More »

Meet the Audiologists of Project Amazon 2015

We are excited to announce Project Amazon 2015, and the two audiologists who will join the Oticon Hearing Foundation and American Academy of Audiology Foundation in Parintins, Brazil. The Project Amazon mission, sponsored by the Oticon Hearing Foundation, will bring sustainable hearing care to the residents of the remote riverfront communities that surround the Oticon Clinic in Parintins. Our two audiologists will travel to the non-profit clinic and work with staff to screen in-need children and Read More »