Alison Grimes

Alison Grimes

Alison Grimes, AuD, ABA Certified, is the director of audiology and newborn hearing at UCLA Health and an assistant clinical professor in head and neck surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. She serves on the American Board of Audiology Board of Governors and is a past president of the American Academy of Audiology.

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ABA SOUNDING BOARD | The Skinny on the Tier 1 Continuing Education Requirement for ABA Certification

Tier 1 continuing education units (CEUs) were conceived to be one of the rigorous requirements of American Board of Audiology (ABA) certification programs. ABA Certification awardees were required to earn 15 hours of Tier 1 CE credits per three-year certification cycle. The original requirements for Tier 1 offerings called for three-hour, in-depth classes with interactive learning opportunities. 

Topic(s): American Board of Audiology (ABA), Certification, Professional Development, Education