For CI users and potential users:
Get togethers in January, February & March
Two manufacturers of cochlear implants (CIs) offer regular meetings where users -- and potential users -- of implants and similar devices can share information and learn more about these devices. Both of these sponsors ask that attendees pre-register.
Cochlear(r) is a manufacturer of Nucleus(r) cochlear implants (CIs) and Baha(r) bone-anchored hearing devices. Cochlear(r) sponsors monthly meetings, alternating between SW suburban and Clackamas locations. Please pre-register at Cochlear.com/ (they'll ask for your ZIP code) or by calling: 1-877-432-7844. Each monthly meeting is an opportunity to connect with others, learn more about healthy hearing and hearing solutions, and receive hearing loss news, tips and updates from Cochlear(r).
Tuesday, February 12, a Cochlear(r) session will be 6 to 8 pm at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Washington Square, 9000 SW Washington Square Rd, Tigard, 97223
Thursday, March 7, a Cochlear(r) session will be 6 to 8 pm at Denny's Banquet Room, 15815 SE 82nd Drive, Clackamas 97015.
Advance Bionics' Bionic Ear Association (BEA) was created to improve the quality of life of individuals with severe-to-profound hearing loss by providing valuable information, education, awareness, and guidance on cochlear implants. BEA hosts open houses where you can make new friends, learn about cochlear implants, get updates on new technology, and share your experiences.
Tues, Jan 8th, 6 - 8 pm in Beaverton
Tues, Feb 5th, 1 - 3 pm in Portland
Tues, Mar 12th, 6 - 8 pm in Beaverton
Space is limited and RSVP is required. Contact Sarah Benner, AB Cochlear Implant Consumer Specialist, for event details and to RSVP:661.476.7915 (call/text) or email: Sarah.Benner@AdvancedBionics.comLearn more about Advanced Bionics at AdvancedBionics.com and watch their webinars at this link.
Source: Portland HLAA news