AAA 2024: Keynote Announced—Dr. Verghese
Abraham Verghese, MD, MACP, a best-selling novelist and renowned speaker, will grace our main stage with his talk, 'A Doctor’s Touch.' This year's Opening General Session promises to be a must-attend event that will transform the way you approach patient relationships and elevate your practice.
Earn up to 3.25 CEUs and register now.
HearCareers AAA 2024 Promotion
Atlanta awaits...employers who are registered for AAA 2024 are eligible to receive 20 percent off one Academy job posting. This offer ends March 31. Contact us for more information.
Students: Apply for a Foundation Scholarship Today!
The AAA Foundation is offering six scholarship opportunities with awards up to $10,000. Apply online by April 30 with our new online universal application.
Research Grants in Hearing and Balance: Apply Now!
Apply for the Student Investigator Research Grant (Vestibular Focus) ($5,000): Due March 15.
Find current information regarding hearing and balance health care and how the Academy is supporting you.
Education and Events
From continuing education opportunities to grants and scholarships, the Academy is here to support you.
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Careers in Audiology
From the hiring, job, or externship search process to candidate screenings and salary negotiations, the Academy provides the resources you need for the next step in your professional journey.
Over-the-Counter (OTC) Hearing Aid Resources
The Academy has prepared over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aid resources for audiologists to use in their practice and share with their patients such as frequently asked questions, responses, webinars, and legislative information.
What Is an Audiologist?
Audiologists are the primary hearing-health-care professionals who evaluate, diagnose, treat, and manage hearing loss and balance disorders.
Find an Audiologist
With the Academy's easy-to-use audiologist directory, you can search by location, specialty, and other features. Find an audiologist near you to schedule your appointment.
Audiology Today is a bimonthly magazine that provides comprehensive reporting on topics relevant to audiology.
The job and externship market is constantly changing. As a student looking for an externship or a new or seasoned professional looking for a job opportunity, it can be challenging. The Academy is here for you!
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