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March 2011

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Can You Hear Me?: An Introduction to Hearing Loss Prevention in Agriculture Online Workshop

This online workshop, presented by Janet Ehlers, RN, MSN, Occupational Health Nurse; and Pamela Graydon, MS, COHC, Electronics Engineer. Anyone who works with people exposed to noise in farming will benefit from this train-the-trainer lesson on how to select and insert hearing protection properly.
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Starkey Hearing Foundation Hear Now Program

Hear Now is a national non-profit that helps people who are deaf get hearing aids if they have no other resources. Hear Now also collects hearing aids for recycling purposes. Any make or model, regardless of age, can be donated to the hearing aid recycling program. All donations are tax deductible and a letter of acknowledgement will be sent to all donors.
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Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation

You are invited to attend the 40th annual Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation. The Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity is planned with primary focus on the practitioner. Most participants and speakers come from community recreation, mental health, developmental disability, physical rehabilitation elderly, and outdoor recreation facilities, as well as colleges and universities. Attendants will learn how to better assist your clients through the understanding and knowledge of new Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity techniques, programs, assessments and evaluations, as well as meet other students, practitioners, researchers and educators in Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity.
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Registration for RESNA-ICTA 2011 is Now Open

RESNA 2011 will be held in Toronto, Canada at the Sheraton Centre Toronto from June 5 through June 8, 2011. RESNA, along with the 3rd International Conference on Technology and Aging, is one of 6 conferences being held under FICCDAT (Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging, and Technology).
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