2019 Meetings

Mark your calendar in advance.  2nd Tuesday of each month.  Pick up your calendar sticker at the next meeting and place a sticker on the 2nd Tuesday of each month for these dates:

January 8, 2019

Hearing Loss 101 – Part 1   “Hearing” but not “Understanding” and why.

February 12, 2019

Hearing Loss 101 – Part 2 Hearing and Understanding –  How it works with hearing aids  Audiology Advisor, Ann Mundell-Noel, and Toni Barrient, Club Advisor will be completing their talk on Hearing and Understanding which began at the January meeting.

March 12, 2019

Have you heard of Ototoxic Drugs?  Are you aware that these drugs can cause hearing loss? 

Join us for the March meeting when Joni Doherty, M.D., Ph.D. of the Keck School of Medicine of USC presents a discussion of these drugs and their possible side effects on hearing loss and balance problems.

April 9, 2019

“Can’t hear your alarm in the morning? Worried about hearing your smoke alarm in the middle of the night? Want to know if your Amazon package is at the door? No worries! Katie Wright will bring alerting devices for you to explore – doorbells, alarm clocks, phone ring flashers, sound signalers, pagers – to name just a few. Come check them out!”

May 14, 2019

Mini-Expo – Hearing aids – Phones- assistive devices

June 11, 2019

Learn about Lipreading/Speechreading/ Sign Language

Penny Flaherty holds an M.A.Edin Deaf Education, Speech Pathology & Audiology.
Penny has taught sign language classes to children and adults as well as supervising
mainstreamed hearing-impaired students and their interpreters. Since 2005, Penny has been working with post-stroke adults, cochlear implant patients, and teaching the adult lipreading class through the Saddleback College Emeritus program.

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September 10, 2019

Dr. Lin was scheduled for September but he had to move his presentation to October.

Meeting Topics – Getting the most out of the Hearing Well Club

Resources available – Communication Strategies

Local issues that need addressing.

October 8, 2019

The Hearing Loss-Dementia/ Alzheimer Connection.  HARRISON LIN, M.D., UCI Medical Center will present. Harrison W. Lin, M.D. is a board-certified otolaryngologist and fellowship-trained in otology, neurotology, and skull base surgery.

November 12, 2019

“Grateful for Hearing Advances”… What’s new in hearing!
Presenter: Audiology Advisor, Ann Mundell-Noel MA, FAAA
Hearing Aids/ Software/ APPS and Gadgets
Gift ideas for you or someone you love with hearing issues.

December 10, 2019

Holiday Event