Topics to be covered during the open days of EURO-CIU Symposium 2019
25th April 2019, Thursday
The opening day of the Symposium will be devoted to the medical issues. We will listen to the lectures about the extending problem of hearing loss and its impact on patients and their families. There will be also a panel discussion on implant programs in Europe, and a number of lectures regarding the field of hearing tests and the usage of implants. Ending discussion will be about patients’ treatment expectations.
26th April 2019, Friday
The second day will be devoted to rehabilitation and social issues. Adequate adjustment of the sound processor and music therapy in auditory implants will be among the discussed topics. In addition to the typical medical issues, we will also focus on the methodology of teaching people with auditory implants, as well as their position on the labor market. At the end of the open part, as the overview of the Symposium, the users of auditory implants will be sharing their observations with the participants.