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ABC11 News Feature

October 28, 2022

With the finalization of the 2017 OTC Hearing Aid legislation, news organizations around the state have been looking for trustworthy information. In October, two experts from the UNC Hearing and Communication Center were highlighted. Former UNC AuD Class of 2019 graduate, and now Doctor of Audiology, Dr. Anne Marie Egan was interviewed in the following … Continued

WRAL Interview: OTC Hearing Aids

October 4, 2022

Just in time for Better Hearing Month, WRAL news interviewed faculty audiologist, Dr. Johnson regarding the finalized OTC Hearing Aid law. Read or watch the recording here: https://legacy.wral.com/5oys-what-to-know-before-buying-an-offer-the-counter-hearing-aid/20505290/

UNC HCC Says Goodbye and Thank You to Dr. Griffin

June 15, 2022

We regret to announce that Dr. Philip Griffin will be leaving the UNC Hearing and Communication Center at the end of June 2022 as he relocates to a different city. Dr. Griffin has provided both audiologic and vestibular diagnostic and rehabilitative services at the UNC HCC for over 5 years as a faculty audiologist. During … Continued

Welcome, New 2022-2023 Doctoral Externs!

June 10, 2022

You may see some new faces at the clinic! We are excited to welcome two new AuD Doctoral Externs – Zachary LaBarth, B.S. from Salus University and Nicole Oldrati, B.A. from East Carolina University. Both graduate clinicians are completing the final year of their respective doctoral programs with us at UNC-CH. Within AuD programs, the … Continued

North Carolina Audiology Association Advocacy Day

May 25, 2022

Advocacy in Action! Recently, a group of audiologists and audiology graduate students from across the state met in Raleigh to participate in the North Carolina Audiology Association Advocacy Day. Meetings with legislators were conducted all day, as NCAA advocated for the passing of bills that will support the profession and protect our patients and their … Continued

Congratulations, Dr. Roa!

April 30, 2022

For the last year, Maria Roa has acted as the UNC HCC 4th year doctoral extern. Many of you will have worked with her in the clinic and know that she was an excellent student clinician and that she provided compassionate and comprehensive care. We were so fortunate to have her be part of our … Continued

Faculty Audiologists Present at National Conference

March 30, 2022

We are so proud of professors Dr. Nancy McKenna and Dr. Patricia Johnson as they present at the American Academy of Audiology’s national conference in St. Louis, MO. Their contributions to the profession represent the UNC HCC’s national presence and the expertise of our wonderful clinicians.   Dr. Nancy McKenna joined a panel of experts … Continued

Welcome, Dr. Hannah Hodson McLean!

September 18, 2021

The UNC Hearing and Communication Center has a new Audiologist! Dr. Hodson McLean joined the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences in 2021. She is the clinical coordinator for the Doctor of Audiology graduate program at UNC. She enjoys teaching students in the classroom and clinic environment, and brings experience in educational audiology, pediatric audiology, … Continued