BMBS COST Action BM1306|
TINNET - Better Understanding the Heterogeneity of Tinnitus to Improve and Develop New Treatments
|The proposal “Better Understanding the Heterogeneity of Tinnitus to Improve and Develop New Treatments – TINNET” has been approved by the COST Committee of Senior Officials. This project will help to improve our knowledge about tinnitus, the treatment of the tinnitus patients and increases the already fruitful cooperation among tinnitus researches in Europe any further.
We are now inviting tinnitus researchers from as many european countries as possible to participate in the project. Read more at the TINNET website.
TRI2014 - 8th INTERNATIONAL TRI CONFERENCE ON TINNITUS
Over the Horizon
March 10 - 13, 2014, Auckland (New Zealand)
TRI2014 Conference Website
TRI2014 Conference Handbook
Presentations from Guest, Keynote, Invited and Workshop Session speakers are available on the
program page of the conference website.
April 28, 2014
Kresge Hearing Research Institute,
University of Michigan
An NIH-funded postdoctoral position is immediately available to study the function and plasticity of non-auditory connections to the auditory brain stem. This work has implications for understanding tinnitus and hyperacusis mechanisms. These investigations will utilize multichannel electrophysiology, anatomical and behavioral techniques, as well as optogenetics.Read more ...
Nature Biotechnology (November 2013)
TINNITUS RESEARCH INITIATIVE IN NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY
In the recent issue of Nature Biotechnology Christopher Cederroth et al. highlight the discrepancy between the high socioeconomic relevance of tinnitus and the very limited amount of public funding. The Tinnitus Research Initative is mentioned as an example how private donors try to approach this neglected field in order to attract the industry and public funding.
SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH COORDINATOR AT TRI
We are very pleased to introduce Dr. Winfried Schlee as the new Scientific Research Coordinator of the Tinnitus Research Initiative Foundation.
Job Offer (November 04, 2013)
at the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
The Lab for Auditory & Integrative Neuroscience at the School of Behavioral and Brain Science, The University of Texas at Dallas seeks to fill in Postdoctoral Research positions in Neurosciences and Communication Disorders with a focus on auditory perception and disorders. More details can be found at the Lab for Auditory & Integrative Neuroscience or contact Professor Sven Vanneste (firstname.lastname@example.org).
TINNITUS-TOPICS IN "THE LANCET" AND "THE LANCET NEUROLOGY"
Two Review articles about tinnitus appeared in recent editions of the "Lancet" and the "Lancet Neurology":
- Baguley D, McFerran D, Hall D. (2013) Tinnitus. Lancet. Jul 1. pii: S0140-6736(13)60142-7. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60142-7. [Epub ahead of print].
- Langguth B, Kreuzer PM, Kleinjung T, De Ridder D. (2013) Tinnitus: causes and clinical management. Lancet Neurol. Sep;12(9):920-30. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(13)70160-1.
TRI2013 - 7th INTERNATIONAL TRI CONFERENCE ON TINNITUS
Tinnitus: A Treatable Disease
May 15 - 18, 2013, Valencia (Spain)
The fascinating city of Valencia with its long historic tradition fused with its futuristic physiognomy, represented a unique venue for this year's TRI meeting. Inspired by Santiago Calatrava´s architecture, the meeting started with a dream: The dream to cure tinnitus. And the dream-state itself is proof of principle that this is achievable. The vast majority of tinnitus patients have no tinnitus, when they dream. Thus, identifying the neuronal difference between dream states and wakefulness may provide a hint in the search for efficient targets to cure tinnitus... read more
Abstract Book (PDF)
TEXTBOOK OF TINNITUS
The Textbook of Tinnitus was one of the top 25 percent most downloaded eBooks in the relevant Springer eBook Collection in 2013. Initiated and edited by Aage Møller, Berthold Langguth, Tobias Kleinjung and Dirk de Ridder and authored by over 100 tinnitus experts this new comprehensive textbook covers in 96 chapters the diagnosis and the therapy of tinnitus.
The electronic version of the Textbook of Tinnitus is available from Springer Link. Users who have not full text access can view parts of the ebook through the free LookInside service of Springer. order now or read online
Interview of the American Academy of Audiology with Aage R. Møller, PhD
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