Hearing Loss Association of America Presents “Cochlear Implant Panel: What you Need to Know about Cochlear Implants”
2014-03-03 · By Editor
Four members of Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) who use a cochlear implant to hear will discuss their experience of wearing a cochlear implant at the Long Beach/Lakewood HLAA meeting on Thursday, March 13th, 2014, at the Weingart Center. Sonya Webb, Leader will be joined by Dr. Bill Busch, President; Maxine Barton-Bauman and Ram Kakkar who all wear a cochlear implant. They will discuss how the CI works, cost, insurance and answer questions from the audience.
No reservations are necessary and admission is free. All meetings are Captioned with CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) and the hearing induction loop. For more information, please call 562-438-0597 or visit www.hlalongbeachlakewood.org. Light refreshments are served.
The HLAA meeting on cochlear implant experience is Thursday, March 13th, 2014, 6:30 p.m. at the Weingart Center, 5220 Oliva Avenue, Lakewood, CA 90712.
Hearing Loss Association, Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter is a support group offering education on coping skills and resources to people with hearing loss to help survive in a hearing world. HLAA meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Weingart Center, 5220 Oliva Avenue, Lakewood, CA.