Access Audiology
Issue Focus: Respond to Disruption With Best Practices
May 2017

Access Audiology addresses the needs of professionals and students interested in the field of audiology.

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Audiologists: Respond to Disruption With Best Practices
by Harvey Abrams


  • Know the facts: more audiologists affiliate with ASHA than with any other professional organization. Find out what ASHA is doing to support the profession of audiology and its nearly 14,000 audiologist members.
  • Take action to ensure that the proposed Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Act of 2017 is modified to include certain requirements and protections.
  • ASHA’s Hearing Loss (Adults) Evidence Map presents conclusions from the latest research for a variety of Aural Rehabilitation treatments.
  • Show your volunteer spirit! Applications for the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) and CAA Nominating Committee are due June 1.
  • ASHFoundation has student funding opportunities including research grants and scholarships—please note the May 22 deadline for the 2017 Student Research Grant in Audiology.
  • Did you know that ASHA has a wealth of information for educational audiologists? Check out our resource page.
  • Survey: Don't Miss Your Chance to Provide Input on ASHA's Advocacy Priorities for 2018
  • Sign up for Headlines to stay up-to-date on ASHA’s advocacy efforts, including breaking issues and Your 60-Second Update

    Featured Question

    How do we ensure that tomorrow’s audiologists are adequately trained to meet the challenges of the profession and the needs of their patients?

    ASHA’s Practice Portal topic on Clinical Education and Supervision can help ensure that audiology graduate students are receiving the necessary training, knowledge, and skills needed to deliver best practices and ensure the profession continues to thrive. The Clinical Education and Supervision Resources page provides a wealth of information. The ASHA Practice Portal is updated on a regular basis, so you always have access to the most current research and information.

    Employment Opportunities

  • Audiologist
    Department of the Navy - Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
    Lemoore, CA
  • Audiologist
    Confidential Employer
    Canton, GA
  • Pediatric Audiologist
    Pediatric ENT of Atlanta
    Atlanta, GA
  • Audiologist
    Saint Peter's Healthcare System
    New Brunswick, NJ
  • Audiologist
    UTMB Health
    Galveston, TX

    Visit ASHA's Online Career Center for More Job Opportunities

    Related Resources

  • ASHA's Audiology Homepage
  • ASHA Advocacy
  • ASHA Community
  • American Journal of Audiology
  • ASHA Special Interest Group Announcements
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