Posted on: Friday, May 15, 2015
by Tracey Pollard
Despite all the sophisticated features that modern hearing aids have to try and improve the quality of speech and make it easier to follow a conversation, for many people their hearing aids fail to work well when there is lots of competing background noise or people talking at the same time. That’s why we are funding research into improving hearing aid technology and encouraging other funders to do the same. Ralph Holme, from our Biomedical Research team, tells us more about a new initiative that's brought over £4 million of funding into research to tackle these problems.