ISU Meridian Health Science Center

Free Hearing Screenings at ISU-Meridian Health Science Center January through April  13

Dec. 15, 2010

Get your hearing checked for free Jan. 12 at the Speech and Language Clinic at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive, in Meridian.

Free screenings are also set for Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13 .  Hours are 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  No appointment is necessary, and clinicians will see adults, teens and children as young as age 3.

Audiology and speech-language pathology graduate students, under the supervision of licensed speech-language pathologists and audiologists, will conduct the screenings.

Participants will receive their results immediately, including referrals if further evaluation is needed, according to organizers. The free screenings are part of the 20th anniversary celebration of the ISU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders program in the Treasure Valley.

For questions, call ISU-Meridian audiologist, Dr. Gabriel Bargen, or clinic coordinator, Cally Stone, 373-1725.

 

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Media contact: Chris Gabettas, ISU-Meridian Health Science Center, gabechri@isu.edu or (208) 373-1806.
                          

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