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Sharing best practices among hearing professionals has never been so important. That’s why MED-EL has embraced this opportunity to facilitate the global exchange of knowledge among professionals online. Stay up to date and connect with innovators in your field with MED-EL EventsONLINE.

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Upcoming MED-EL EventsONLINE

MED-EL Webinar: SAMBA 2 – Professionals’ Perspective

EventsONLINE
27 September 2022, 14:00 - 14:30, (UTC +2:00)
Maximilian Schwaninger  
Ing. Maximilian Schwaninger, Product Manager, External Systems at MED-EL
Many features of the SAMBA 2 Audio Processor can be activated and adjusted in the SYMFIT 8 software. The sequence in the software is unique with SAMBA 2, but why? You’ll find out in this webinar, along with explanations of specific features and in which situations they are especially important.

Anatomical Guidelines for Temporal Bone Surgery

SurgeryONLINE
28 September 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)
Toth Miklos  
Dr. Miklós Tóth, Consulting Physician, ENT department, UKE Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Miklós Tóth is an expert in temporal bone anatomy and surgery, and he will share his extensive knowledge in this SurgeryONLINE session.

Music Special Session 1: Sound and Music Perception With Cochlear Implants

ExpertsONLINE
06 October 2022, 14:00 - 15:00, (UTC +2:00)
Paul van de Heyning  
Prof. Paul Van de Heyning, MD PhD, Department of Otolaryngology, Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen (UZA)
Michael Dorman
Prof. Michael Dorman, Professor Emeritus of Speech and Hearing Sciences, College of Health Solutions, Arizona State University
Margaret T. Dillon 
Prof. Dr. Margaret Dillon, Associate Professor & Director of Cochlear Implant Clinical Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Our series of music-themed webinars for hearing professionals will explore the role of hearing technology in music perception and appreciation. MED-EL’s signal processing expert Peter Nopp and professors Paul Van de Heyning, Meg Dillon, and Michael Dorman discuss pitch matching, cochlea coverage, coding strategies, and how to achieve closest to natural hearing.

Music Special Session 2: Fitting and Clinical Practice for Music

ExpertsONLINE
06 October 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)
Melanie Gilbert  
Dr. Melanie Gilbert, Research Audiologist, University of California
Benoit Godey 
Prof. Benoit Godey, Chief of Department, Department of ENT-HNS, University Hospital of Rennes
How can cochlear implant fitting influence music appreciation? In this special webinar for hearing professionals, audiologist Jennifer Robinson interviews Prof. Benoit Godey about the impact of tonotopic placement on music and Dr. Melanie Gilbert about optimal CI sound processor compression settings for music sound quality. You can also expect insights into the roles that anatomy-based fitting and individualization play in music enjoyment for implant users.

Music Special Session 3: Music Rehabilitation—Benefits for Pediatric and Adult CI Users

ExpertsONLINE
06 October 2022, 16:00 - 17:00, (UTC +2:00)
Zdjęcie-Skarzynski Piotr Henryk  
Prof. Piotr Henryk Skarżyński, M.D., Ph.D., MSc., Medical University of Warsaw and Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing
Bianca Wirthner
Mag. Bianca Wirthner, MSc, BSc, Music Therapist, University Hospital St. Pölten
Bastien Sannac 
Bastien Sannac, MSc, Co-founder and CEO, Meludia
Get an in-depth look at music rehabilitation for implant recipients in this special webinar for hearing professionals. We’ll talk to rehab specialists from around the world about their findings and practical tips for music training with both adults and children. There’ll also be a roundtable focused on music programs, their successes, and possible benefits. Speakers include Professor Piotr Henryk Skarżyński, music therapist Bianca Wirthner, and Meludia founder Bastien Sannac.

MED-EL Webinar: Hearing Preservation with MED-EL FLEX Electrodes and EAS Fitting

EventsONLINE
11 October 2022, 14:00 - 14:40, (UTC +2:00)
Prem Ranjan  
Prem Ranjan, MASLP, Senior Product Manager, Electric Acoustic Stimulation
In this webinar you will learn about hearing preservation with MED-EL FLEX electrodes, intra-operative cochlear microphonic monitoring, and a Natural Based EAS Fitting strategy.

MED-EL Webinar: VSB-Objective Measures with Acousti-AP: Review of Technical Data and Clinical Results from the Field

EventsONLINE
12 October 2022, 14:00 - 14:20, (UTC +2:00)
Caroline Valim  
Caroline Valim, MSc, Clinical Researcher, VIBRANT
Samuel Blanc  
Samuel Blanc, MSc, Advanced Research Engineer, VIBRANT
This webinar will provide a clinical and technical overview of objective measures with the VIBRANT SOUNDBRIDGE Implant. It will also outline recent clinical results.

MED-EL Webinar: HTA & Reimbursement of VIBRANT Products - An Update

EventsONLINE
20 October 2022, 14:00 - 14:30, (UTC +2:00)
Michael Urban  
Dr. rer. nat. Michael Urban, MBA, MSc, Technology Assessment, VIBRANT
This webinar will provide an introduction to recent developments in the (European) Health Technology Landscape such as the new EU-HTA Regulation, the CHEERS statement, and insights into VIBRANT reimbursement activities (including an example of evidence generation by Health Economic Modelling). Last but not least, a short outlook on challenges with digital health interventions will be shared.

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About EventsONLINE

EventsONLINE consists of two ongoing series of online events for hearing professionals—ExpertsONLINE and SurgeryONLINE.

ExpertsONLINE allows global experts to share research and best practices with other specialists via a series of thought-provoking and engaging online panel discussions on a wide variety of timely hearing-related topics.

SurgeryONLINE is where you can ask questions and share surgical experiences after viewing an edited or live surgical video of a specific type of hearing implantation. Each session in the series features live narration by an experienced surgeon. Watch - Discuss - Learn - with SurgeryONLINE.

Hearing professionals can stay connected, exchange knowledge, and motivate their surgical and clinical teams with EventsONLINE.

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Past MED-EL EventsONLINE


  • The Cortical Zone: Using Cortical Auditory Responses in Daily Clinical Practice

    ExpertsONLINE

    07 September 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • Ossicular Chain Reconstruction & Stapes Surgery with Self-Retaining Prostheses – An Exchange of Experience

    SurgeryONLINE

    20 July 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a New CI Surgeon

    ExpertsONLINE

    06 July 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • Pediatric Cochlear Implantation

    SurgeryONLINE

    22 June 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • Cochlear Implantation in Common Cavity Deformity

    SurgeryONLINE

    08 June 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • BONEBRIDGE BCI 602 Implantation & Simultaneous Removal of a Percutaneous Bone Anchor

    SurgeryONLINE

    01 June 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • Real Life Gains: The Importance of Quality of Life

    ExpertsONLINE

    11 May 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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  • Treating Atresia in Children: How An Expert Decides Between VIBRANT SOUNDBRIDGE & BONEBRIDGE

    SurgeryONLINE

    28 April 2022, 15:00 - 16:00, (UTC +2:00)

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