In this webinar, Dr. Cohen will discuss the evaluation and management of hearing loss in children with Down syndrome. Areas of focus will include an overview of hearing loss, timing and types of hearing testing, classroom accommodations for school age children with hearing loss, therapeutic interventions and assistive listening devices.
The live webinar is 2 pm Eastern Time, 1 pm Central Time, noon Mountain Time, 11 am Pacific Time. Register Now.
Michael Cohen, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Harvard Medical School, and Director of the Multidisciplinary Pediatric Hearing Loss Clinic at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. His clinical interests include pediatric otology, with a particular focus on pediatric hearing loss and chronic ear disease.
Dr. Cohen earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. He completed an otolaryngology residency at Temple University Hospital and a 2-year ACGME accredited Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. He holds a BA in Philosophy from Duke University. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and is board certified in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.
Dr. Cohen’s research interests include pediatric chronic ear disease and pediatric hearing loss including several current studies assessing clinical outcomes with hearing loss in Down syndrome. He has presented at numerous regional, national, and international meetings and courses on the subject of ear disease in children.