CI Introductory course - Gothenburg

Course date

  • 08
    Dec 2020

    DAY 1 09:00-16:30

    • Classroom
    • Konstruktionsvägen 14, Mölnlycke
  • 09
    Dec 2020

    DAY 2 08:30-15:00

    • Classroom
    • Konstruktionsvägen 14, Mölnlycke

Are you new to CI fitting or need a refresher of the basics behind sound processor programming? This comprehensive introductory course aims for audiologists or engineers who needs to develop their programming skills further. The course covers everything from candidacy to sound processor optimization. Both theoretical and practical elements are included.

Course Agenda

Day 1

09.00 – 09.40 Welcome and Cochlear history

09.45 – 10.30 Cochlear Implant Candidacy and Recipient Pathway

10.30 – 11.00 Break

11.00 – 11.30 Cochlear Implants and Surgery

11.30 – 12.15 Nucleus Products – in Theory and Practice

12.15 – 13.15 Lunch inc walk

13.15 – 13.45 Nucleus Products cont.

13.45 – 14.45 Physiology of Electrical Hearing

14:45 – 15.15 Break

15:15 – 15: 45 Intro to Custom Sound

15.45 – 16.15 Rehabilitation for Adults – DataLogging

16.15 – 16.30 Close

Day 2

08.30 – 09.20 Fundamentals of Sound Processing, part 1

09.20 – 09.25 Short break

09.25 – 10.00 Fundamentals of Sound Processing, part 2

10.00 – 10.20 Break

10.20 – 11.20 Programming the Sound Processor – Live demo

11.20 – 12.00 Custom Sound Programming Practicum, part 1

12.00 – 12.50 Lunch inc walk

12.50 – 13.35 User Cases - Optimising the MAP

13.35 – 14.15 Custom Sound Programming Practicum, part 2

14.15 – 14.30 Break

14.30 – 15.00 Summary and evaluation

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Cost

Cochlear Nordic AB stands for course fee and meals during the course.

Evening dinner

A casual complimentary dinner will be organized at 19:00 on 8th December.

Venue

The Education will be held at Cochlear Nordic in Mölnlycke.

Travel & Accomodation

Participants pay and arrange their own travel and accommodation. We have pre-booked a number of rooms during 7-9th December at Elite Park Avenue Hotel. Single room rate 1 290 kr. To make a reservation choose one option: Book online via Elite Park Avenue, or send email to bokning.gbgpark@elite.se or call 031-727 1000 by 7th November at the latest. Please refer to the booking code: 5816461. The hotel needs a credit card number with valid date. After 7th November we can’t guarantee room availability.

Registration

Please do not register later than 18th November