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BSHAA member becomes new BTA president

Tony Kay, BSHAA member and head of audiology services at Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, has become the new President of the British Tinnitus Association (BTA). David Stockdale, BTA chief executive said: “We are deli...

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BSHAA member Paula named UK Audiologist of the Year

BSHAA member Paula Cook has been named as the top hearing professional in the United Kingdom as part of a search for Europe’s best audiologist. Paula – of Aston Hearing in Amersham, Buckinghamshire – was awarded the title...

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Nominations open for 2019 BSHAA elections

Nominations opened on Monday 23 September for the 2019 BSHAA Council and Vice President elections. As well as electing six Council members in November, the BSHAA membership will also be electing the Society's next Vice President who will go...

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BSHAA Fellow Jo Farquhar

It is with huge sadness that we announce the passing of BSHAA Fellow Jo Farquhar. Jo passed away on Monday 9 September, aged just 59. She was a staunch supporter of BSHAA, a regular at our events and a brilliant ambassador for her profession. O...

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BSHAA webinar with Dr Douglas Beck, 26 September

HOW TO MANAGE LISTENING ISSUES OF PEOPLE WITH NORMAL AUDIOGRAMS THURSDAY 26 SEPTEMBER, 6:45 - 8.15PM FREE FOR BSHAA MEMBERS | £20 FOR GUESTS REGISTER HERE Hearing care professionals often encounter people who complain of hearing di...

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