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Dr. William Martens, a perceptual psychologist with over 40 years in auditory science, focuses on hearing loss effects. His presentation delves into how cochlear implants affect music perception. Drawing from research and personal insights, he discusses challenges in grasping melody and harmony with CI. Recent studies comparing musical instrument sound quality via CI versus normal hearing will be summarised. CICADA Presentation : "Listening to Music When You Have a Cochlear Implant" now available - 17th March 2024
Dr. William Martens, a perceptual psychologist with over 40 years in auditory science, focuses on hearing loss effects. His presentation delves into how cochlear implants affect music perception. Drawing from research and personal insights, he discusses challenges in grasping melody and harmony with CI. Recent studies comparing musical instrument sound quality via CI versus normal hearing will be summarised.
Website: Goto the Presentation Here
To mark International CI Day 2024, they sat down with some CICADA NSW members to hear about what their MED-EL Cochlear Implant means to them, and what advice they have for those on their own journey to better hearing. MED-EL Hearing Implants is proudly celebrating their 20-year milestone in Australia this year - 23rd February 2024
To mark International CI Day 2024, they sat down with some CICADA NSW members to hear about what their MED-EL Cochlear Implant means to them, and what advice they have for those on their own journey to better hearing.
Curtin University is conducting a study to develop a patient-centred outcome measure for adults with hearing loss, exploring their choice regarding cochlear implant use. With input from implant users and those considering it, we've created a prototype. We're now seeking survey participants to refine this measure through Rasch analysis, aiming to tailor it based on demographics like age and gender – Interested ! See attached Flyer Are you a cochlear implant (CI) recipient or CI candidate interested in research? - 15th February 2024
Curtin University is conducting a study to develop a patient-centred outcome measure for adults with hearing loss, exploring their choice regarding cochlear implant use. With input from implant users and those considering it, we've created a prototype. We're now seeking survey participants to refine this measure through Rasch analysis, aiming to tailor it based on demographics like age and gender – Interested ! See attached Flyer
Website: Join the Research Trial here
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Are you ready for some more summer reading? Dive into the newest articles on CICADA's Blog, packed with valuable insights, updates, and resources. Whether you're interested in cochlear implant technology or news from around the world, our blog has something for everyone.
CICADA - Connecting Cochlear Implant Users and Advocates Discover the Latest Summer Articles on CICADA's Blog! - 6th January 2024
Are you ready for some more summer reading? Dive into the newest articles on CICADA's Blog, packed with valuable insights, updates, and resources. Whether you're interested in cochlear implant technology or news from around the world, our blog has something for everyone. CICADA - Connecting Cochlear Implant Users and Advocates
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So, grab your favourite beverage, find a cool spot, and immerse yourself in the summer vibes of our Buzz newsletter. Your essential dose of community news and inspiration awaits! The Summer BUZZ is out now! - 15th December 2023
So, grab your favourite beverage, find a cool spot, and immerse yourself in the summer vibes of our Buzz newsletter. Your essential dose of community news and inspiration awaits!
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Club News: Lindy Crocker's Presentation on Music Appreciation for Cochlear Implant Users Now Available!**
We are thrilled to announce that the recorded presentation by the retired music director, Lindy Crocker, on "Listening and Appreciating Music for Cochlear Implant Users" is now available for all club members! CICADA BBQ AUG 23 Music Presentation is now available - 4th September 2023
Club News: Lindy Crocker's Presentation on Music Appreciation for Cochlear Implant Users Now Available!** We are thrilled to announce that the recorded presentation by the retired music director, Lindy Crocker, on "Listening and Appreciating Music for Cochlear Implant Users" is now available for all club members!
Website: View the presentation here:
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more.
Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more. Download our New Mobile App - 23rd November 2022
You can now download the Member Jungle mobile app and stay up to date with what's going on our membership group. You can update your membership details and also receive notifications about important event reminders, latest news and more. Visit the Mobile App page (under Membership) to find out more.