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Please feel free to browse the back issues of AMNET News, the Newsletter is edited by Sally Hardy, published by AMNET and distributed to members. The current issue of the Newsletter is uploaded at the time when the next one goes to the printers, so back issues are always one behind for general access.
Summer meeting July 2018
'Audiology Update' by Rachel Knappett, Senior Audiologist Adddenbrooke's Hospital
'14 year story with a happy ending' by Peter Otley
Report from BANA Conference held in Bristol October 2018
Christmas meeting 2017
Presentation by DrJessica Ingham, Clinical Psychologist
'The Emotional, Social and Cognitive Behavioural Effects of Neurological Illness, Including Tumours'.
| Autumn 2017|
Summer meeting July 2017
Presentation by Dr Sarah Jefferies, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge,
Notifying the DVLA, Local meetings, Hearing aids, AGM Minutes.
Christmas meeting 2016
'SSD Clinic. Past, present and future' Mark Smith, Specialist Audiologist
Remembering Brian Bagnall and Jill Somerwill
'Me and my little friends' by Sally Hardy
'Losing my balance made me lose my confidence' by Briony Hill
Report of 20th Anniversary meeting by Sally Hardy
Report of AGM
• Addenbrooke's Hospital
• British Skull Base Society meeting January 2016
• Action on Hearing Loss
• Cambridgeshire Hearing Help
• Cambridgeshire Tinnitus Support Group
Dangers of button batteries
|Spring 2016 |
Report from Christmas meeting by Sally Hardy, including
Joy Badcock talking about Lipreading and Lipreading Classes.
David Baguley receives ‘Golden Lobe’ award.
Research related to the impact of SSD on hearing ability and holistic approach to rehabilitation.
Alert about Mercury free hearing aid batteries.
News from other hearing charities.
'Foods to boost your hearing'
News from local Hearing Groups.
Debra Nash CEO of BANA;
Minutes of AGM 2015;
Letter from Roy Kershaw
'Twenty years on';
Help with Car Parking at Addenbrooke's Hospital:
'Improving the life of your Hearing Aid Battery' by Sally Hardy.
‘Skull Base Service' by Mr James Tysome, Consultant Skull Base and Hearing Implant Surgeon;
'My SSD Hearing Improvement' by David Brown;
Real Ear Measurements' by David Brown:
'DVLA and Acoustic Neuroma'
'Hearing Loss in the Workplace'
|Spring 2015 |
Kate Burton on ‘Radiotherapy in the treatment of vesticbular schwannoma’ by Kate Burton, consultant Radiographer in Neuro-oncology;
'Eyeing up the problem' by Rachel Davies;
'Balance issues' by Peter Whalley;
'Progress Report' by Peter Lawrence.
'Captioned Performances at the Theatre' by Sally Hardy;
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help Update;
Facial Nerve Palsy by Mr Cornelius Rene, Consultant Opthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon;
'So far, so very good' by Peter Otley;
Disabled person's Railcard:
Car parking at Addenbrooke's,:
AMNET AGM minutes 2014;
'Patient Representative News' by Sally Hardy.
|Summer 2014 |
'What you lose when you only have one working ear and what to do about it' by Professor Brian Moore;
'Cyberknife patient No 1 - three years on' by Helen Bush;
Facial Palsy UK News:
Cambridgeshire Hearing Help:
Academic articles on tinnitus;
News from BANA:
Revising the constitution;
Fundraising and donations.
'Skull Base Team at Addenbrooke's Hospital' by Mr Neil Donnelly, Consultant Skull Base and Hearing Implant Surgeon;
Recent Skull Base Unit publications;
AMNET Communications Course;
'Hearing Notes - A tale of how we cope' by Sue and Roger Mansfield;
CAMTAD becomes Cambridgeshire Hearing Help;
'My Deaf Ear' a poem by Helen Bush:
'Decomposition - a symptom you may have experienced and perhaps not understood' by Mr David Moffat, Consultant ENT Surgeon;
News from British Tinnitus Association;
News from BANA;
Patient Representative role for Skull Base Team at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge' by Sally Hardy.
'Informal presentation from Helen Hewlett , Senior Physiotherapist;
Arthur Davis, longstanding AMNET member celebrated his 100th birthday;
Disabled Person's Railcard;
'Update' from Peter Lawrence;
'AMNET News questionnaire results' by Sally Hardy;
'From 'watch, wait and rescan' to Gamma Knife Surgery and then neurosurgery for removal of an acoustic neuroma and STILL smiling' by Jeanette Flickert;
Hearing Aid maintenance training in Audiology Dept at Addenbrooke's Hospital;
AMNET AGM minutes 2013;
Action on Hearing Loss News;
'More about tinnitus'
News from CAMTAD;
News from BANA
Karen Johnson from Facial Palsy UK, talking to us about facial palsy;
Group discussion relating to hearing difficulties and ways of overcoming them;
Single Sided Deafness Clinic Database;
'Opening of Elekta Gamma Knife Centre at National hospital for Nuerology and Neurosurgery in London;
'Wireless Hearing aids' by David Thorne
Fundraising report from School Prom at Harwich and Dovercourt High School;
News from CAMTAD
Vestibular Schwannomas: Past, present and future' by Mr Richard Mannion, Consultant Neurosurgeon;
AMNET AGM minutes 2012;
'Research offers hope of better tinnitus care' by David Baguley,Head of audiology.