Public Awareness

Public Awareness

Press Coverage for Audiology

​See the latest media coverage for audiology, the Academy, and Academy members.


Public Awareness Events

National Audiology Awareness Month—October
The Academy is dedicated to advancing the profession through increasing public awareness of audiology and the importance of hearing protection.

Better Hearing Month—May
Show your support by updating your cover photo and sharing a featured web article to your social network.

Balance Awareness Week—September
Audiologists play a key role in helping to diagnose and manage vestibular and balance disorders in adults and children.

World Hearing Day—March 3
The Academy supports this worldwide awareness initiative created by the World Health Organization (WHO).


Resources

Reaching the Media
The Academy has launched a national initiative to raise awareness of the field of audiology and the work of its members. This initiative includes providing tools for members to also gain visibility within their communities. 

Reaching Consumers
The Academy has consumer-friendly resources and information you can use with your patients and potential patients.

Reaching Health-Care Providers
The Academy has resources to help you educate health-care providers about the role of audiologists.

Fact Sheets
The Academy has prepared consumer-friendly fact sheets as tools for you to use. Simply download, print, and go.

Guide to Adult Hearing Health Care
The Academy's guide provides information about adult hearing care.