Course at a Glance

May 9 to May 16
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center

Hearing: How Important is it Really?


Course Description:

Explore the latest research looking into the interplay between our overall well-being and our hearing. The advantage of good hearing goes far beyond simply improving communication; we now have scientific evidence to support that good hearing also gives our cognitive and emotional well-being a boost.



Start Date: 5/9/2018
End Date: 5/16/2018
Day of week: Wednesday
Time: 1:30-3 p.m.

Cost: $35.00

Course ID: 27132
Trisha Ostermeier

Trisha Ostermeier

Dr. Trisha Ostermeier holds her Doctoral Degree in Audiology from Central Michigan University and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology. Dr. Ostermeier has worked as an audiologist in a variety of clinical settings, including private practice clinics, university speech and hearing clinics, hospital settings, and most recently in a large multi-specialty clinic. Dr. Ostermeier enjoys working with a wide variety of patients and has a special interest in the assessment and treatment of hearing loss. Dr. Ostermeier grew up in Kingman, Arizona, and comes from a family ranching background. She received her bachelor’s degree in speech and hearing sciences from the University of Arizona. She has lived and worked in Santa Rosa, Calif., and most recently in Seattle, Wash. When she is not practicing audiology, she can be found spending time with her family, baking, gardening and enjoying the many outdoor offerings of Humboldt Cou