The Academy of Doctors of Audiology is dedicated to the advancement of practitioner excellence, high ethical standards, professional autonomy and sound business practices in the provision of quality audiologic care.
ADA's 2016 Annual Conference November 10 - 12, 2016
Loews Coronado Bay Resort
San Diego, CA
A comprehensive library of off-the-shelf forms, office forms, documents, and guidance materials developed to assist audiologists and their staffs with practice operations, compliance, and patient management.
Urgent Advocacy Update: Department of Labor (DOL) and Congress Action
On November 17th, the U.S. Senate passed, H.R. 3471, the Veterans Mobility Safety Act of 2015 by unanimous consent. This bill was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on September 12, 2016, and is expected to be signed into law by the President. While the legislation includes a provision that would recognize hearing aid specialists for appointment under the VA, it specifically requires that hearing aid specialists provide services within their scope of practice related to the practice of fitting and dispensing of hearing aids, and under a treatment plan of an audiologist.
Graduate Center of City University of New York (CUNY) Student Jessica Woodson Takes Home Grand Prize Honors at ADA Student Business Plan Competition
Lexington, Ky. - The Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) is pleased to announce that City University of New York student Jessica Woodson earned first place honors and a $5,000 cash grant during the fourth annual ADA Student Business Plan Competition, held Saturday, November 12 in San Diego, CA.
Reflect on AuDacity 2016 and Look Forward to 2017!
Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and ADA and its leaders would like to especially thank each of you for attending and exhibiting at AuDacity 2016 in San Diego, CA last week! We had a tremendous few days of networking, education and fun. We hope you also enjoyed the latest technology and trends in the AuDacity Marketplace. We truly appreciate your commitment to ADA and to audiology!
The Academy of Doctors of Audiology Files Lawsuit Against the International Hearing Society Regarding Tinnitus Care Provider Certificate
The Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) filed a lawsuit against the International Hearing Society (IHS) on October 28, 2016. The lawsuit seeks an injunction against IHS issuing a “Tinnitus Care Provider Certificate” to hearing aid dealers.
Drs. Spoor and Schmidbauer Elected to Serve ADA Membership
The Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) is pleased to announce that Alicia Spoor, Au.D., has been elected to serve as ADA’s President-Elect for the 2016-2017 program year and Larry Schmidbauer, Au.D., has been elected to serve as a Director-at-Large.