ECHOs from Boulder

On January 26-27 audiologists and Head Start representatives from 17 states met in Boulder, CO to plan technical assistance and training activities leading to the implementation of evidence based hearing screening for young children served by Early Head Start/Head Start, Part C, home visiting program or health care providers.

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Registration Deadline: January 23rd, 2017
Idaho’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program and the National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM) are partnering to offer a new training opportunity for audiologists. This instruction will be an advance workshop on the assessment of hearing loss in infants and toddlers. Six weeks of online preparation readings and weekly chats will prepare the student for this 3 day, onsite workshop at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Hotel.
The dates of the onsite workshop are:
March 16, 17, & 18, 2017
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at
The Coeur d’Alene Resort
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho


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