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Apply Now: Oticon Medical’s 2015 Advocate Leadership Workshop

It’s that time! We’re excited to open up applications for Oticon Medical’s 2015 Advocate Leadership Workshop. Starting today, you can apply or nominate a Ponto user you know to attend the workshop that will take place September 18-20, 2015 in Somerset, New Jersey at the Oticon Medical U.S. headquarters.

Attendees will have the opportunity to connect with other Ponto users, share their stories and provide real-time feedback to help influence the future of the hearing industry. Selected applicants will receive an all-expenses paid trip to New Jersey for the workshop.

Please note that this workshop is specific to Ponto users currently living in the United States. Applications must be received before Friday, July 3 at 5:00pm EST to be considered.

Here are just a few of the amazing memories we have from past workshops.

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The Sky’s the Limit: Oticon Medical Patient Advocacy Workshop Success

Last weekend was one of our favorites of the year. We gathered over 20 patient families from all around the United States at our U.S. headquarters in Somerset, New Jersey. While we spent plenty of time talking, laughing, sharing stories and tears, we came together to work—to work on building a better future for those who have yet to begin their journeys in getting Bone Anchored Hearing Systems.

On Saturday, we came together for a full day of design thinking workshops that asked two key questions:

  • How can we make the road easier for those who are starting their journey?
  • What’s are next things we’ll do as advocates, if the sky’s the limit?

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