Too Much of a Good Thing: Technology, Apps, and Auditory Verbal Therapy

I love technology.  I love the ability it gives me to communicate with people around the world about the miracle of cochlear implants and listening and spoken language.  I love that, though Facebook, Twitter, and teletherapy services I am able to reach out to people with hearing loss, parents, and professionals to share information, advice, ideas, and support.  When used correctly, technology can be an amazing tool!

So, what’s the downside?

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AG Bell 2010: Research Symposium and Sunday Concurrent Sessions

Research Symposium: Re-Modeling the Deafened Cochlear for Auditory Sensation: Advances and Obstacles
Moderator: Carol Flexer, Ph.D., CCC-A, LSLS Cert. AVT
Andy Groves, Ph.D.; Associate Professor in the Department of Neurosciences, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics and Program in Developmental Biology at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas
Jian Zuo, Ph.D.; Member/Professor of the Department of Developmental Neurobiology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee
Stefan Heller, M.S., Ph.D.; Professor and Director of Research in the Departments of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University School of Medicine in Stanford, California

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