Come to the HLAA City of Orange October meeting for an uplifting presentation by Dr. Kristi Panek. Dr. Panek will be discussing her life story as a child with progressive hearing loss, her life struggles, and receiving a cochlear implant. She will also add in some educational information about the stages of grief, general information about hearing loss and hearing aids, and also some basic information on cochlear implantation.
Kristi Panek, Au.D., is a clinical audiologist who joined Orange County Physicians’ Hearing Services (OCPHS) in August 2013. She received her BA degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from San Diego State University, and her Doctorate in Audiology from A. T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona. Dr. Panek completed her 4th year clinical externship at the House Ear Clinic in Los Angeles.
WHERE: Mariposa Women and Family Center
812 W. Town and Country Road, Building C
Orange, CA 92868
(FREE PARKING just steps from the meeting room)
Click here for map: https://goo.gl/maps/DGT3ExGg4U72
WHEN: Saturday, October 7, 2017
9:30 a.m. To 11:30 a.m.
We will also discuss the outcome of the HLAA Technology Expo that was held on September 17.
BYOC (Bring your own coffee). Light refreshments will be served. There will be a 50/50 raffle – winner gets 50% of the money collected on tickets sold for the raffle – this could be your lucky day!!! There will be an after meeting get together for lunch close by – to be determined at the meeting.
For more information contact Marla Peoples at firstname.lastname@example.org
This meeting is supported by CART and a Hearing Loop System that sends every spoken word directly into your hearing device that has a t-coil.
The Hearing Loss Association of America – City of Orange Chapter (HLAA-COO) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that provides information, education, support and advocacy for people with hearing loss, their families and friends. Your donations to our chapter are tax deductible.