Community of Caring – Meet Angela Lalla

Our Community At the Oticon Hearing Foundation, it’s our goal to promote and foster a Community of Caring. Our vision is to empower volunteers from all over the world, including some of our very own staff. We’re excited to shine a light on some of the inspiring humanitarian work our colleagues are doing in our new interview series - Community of Caring. Meet Angela Lalla Angela Lalla is an audiologist at Oticon who recently completed her third trip to Ghana, Africa with Americans Serving Read More »

An Inspiring Video Sharing the Gift of Hearing in Guatemala

Dr. Kamal Elliot grew up in India where she often witnessed situations where people needed help but didn’t have the means to access it. That experience has inspired her to use her audiology career to help others in developing countries. “If we help each other, the world is a better place.”  The Oticon Hearing Foundation donated hearing devices for her trip to Guatemala this past January, where she traveled with 13 audiologists and 14 students to the Panajachel area with the Entheos Audiology Read More »

World Hearing Day – Making a Sound Investment

Happy World Hearing Day! This year's theme, "Action for Hearing Loss: Make a Sound Investment" raises awareness to the economic impact of hearing loss on individuals and economies. In fact, according to the World Health Organization, unaddressed hearing loss can amount to $750 billion annually for the global economy. Interventions to address hearing issues are available, cost effective and can help prevent barriers to education and social integration, loss of productivity, and cognitive decline Read More »