The Link Between Hearing Loss and Dementia

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Course Credit:

1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour


Opens: 2023-02-23
Closes: 2023-03-23

Target Audience:

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In support of improving patient care, Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower (Annenberg Center) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.00 contact hour.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.
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    Presenting Faculty

  • Jennifer Deal, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Departments of Epidemiology
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Associate Director for Academic Training,
    Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health
    Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Baltimore, Maryland


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Learning Objectives

  • Summarize current epidemiologic evidence for a relationship between hearing loss and cognitive decline and dementia in older adults
  • Discuss the pathways by which age-related hearing loss may influence cognition
  • Identify key epidemiologic and public health questions pertaining to hearing loss and gerontology/geriatrics that remain unanswered

Faculty Disclosures

Jennifer Deal, PhD

No relationships to disclose.