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  • Bruce Sloane, author of the ACI Alliance Blog “An Octogenarian’s CI Journey” available here, has published his blog on Amazon. We are pleased to have gotten Bruce on his journey to share his experiences as a new (80 years plus) CI recipient. (3/19/2019)
  • Lee Rech J.D., parent member and an ACI Alliance TX State Champion, was named Interim Executive Director of ALL EARS!, the only Auditory-Verbal Center and pre-school in the greater Houston area. The program promotes spoken language and literacy for deaf and hard of hearing children in mainstream pre-school settings. (3/19/2019)
  • Nancy Young M.D., Head of the Section of Otology/Neurotology and Medical Director of Audiology and Cochlear Implant Programs at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago, is leading a multicenter clinical trial on the safety and efficacy of CI in infants. The study will open in 2019 and has the potential to expand FDA labeling to children as young as 7 months of age. Read it here. (3/19/2019)

The mission of the American Cochlear Implant (ACI) Alliance is to advance access to the gift of hearing provided by cochlear implantation through research, advocacy and awareness.