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Hearing & Cognition Seminar Wrap Up

On June 5, more than 100 patients and community members attended our Hearing & Cognition Seminar hosted by Dr. Brian Taylor. This free event covered:

  • The connection between hearing & cognition.
  • How the brain works to help you hear.
  • Bene­fits of hearing devices.
  • Open house from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Q&A opportunity with Dr. Brian Taylor, Director of Clinical Audiology at Fuel Medical Group, renowned researcher and seasoned presenter in audiology.

All were welcome regardless of hearing ability. ­The class was designed for hearing device wearers, their friends and family and anyone looking to communicate better in all situations.

If you were unable to attend our Hearing & Cognition Seminar, call today to schedule an appointment for a free hearing screening. Our audiologists will review the information that was covered at the event with you and answer any questions you may have.

Hearing and Cognition Seminar – June 5, 2018

University of the Pacific Hearing & Balance Center will be hosting a free event featuring hearing health expert Dr. Brian Taylor on Tuesday, June 5. This event will cover the connection between hearing and cognition, how the brain works to help us hear, the benefits of hearing aid technology, a question and answer session with Taylor, and an open house. The event is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Chan Family Health Sciences Learning Center, Room PHS 110.

Taylor is the director of clinical audiology for Fuel Medical Group. He has 25 years of clinical, publishing, lecturing, research and management experience. Taylor is the editor of the hearing news section for the blog Hearing Healthcare and Technology Matters and the editor of Audiology Practices, the quarterly journal of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. He is an adjunct professor for AT Still University School of Health Sciences. He’s written dozens of articles and has authored four books devoted to practice management and clinical audiology.

Space is limited for this event. Please call (209) 946-7378 for more information or to reserve your spot.

Click here for a printable flyer for the seminar.

11th Annual VN Cares Pacific Family Health Fair

University of the Pacific Hearing Center will be holding its 11th Annual VN Care Pacific Family Health Fair on Sunday, March 11 from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. During this special event, we will be providing free hearing screenings for anyone in attendance!

The health fair will be held at the St. Luke Catholic Church Gymnasium, located at 347 Sutter Street, Stockton, CA 95202.

Stockton Pacific Rotary Club Talk

Our extern resident, Jan De la Cruz, will be giving a talk at the Stockton Pacific Rotary Club on Friday, February 16 at 12:15 p.m. He will discuss hearing loss, hearing aids and different communication techniques.

For those who would like to attend, the educational talk will be held at Westlane Bowl, located at 3900 West Lane, Stockton, CA 95204. We encourage anyone who is interested in learning about the latest in hearing health care to come join us!

Dangers of Headphone Use

Many teens listen to music through headphones, but doing so can cause long-term hearing damage. Our very own Gail Amornpongchai sat down with local NBC affiliate KCRA to discuss the dangers of improper headphone use and offered tips on preventing permanent hearing loss. Check out the clip to learn more!