Starkey Kicks Off Student Series Educational Programming

December 28  

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (December 28, 2020) – Starkey is continuing its longstanding commitment to the future of the hearing healthcare industry by hosting a series of exclusive educational events for students of audiology. This month, Starkey Chief Audiology Officer Dr. Sara Burdak and industry powerhouse Dr. Gyl Kasewurm kicked off the series with an interactive virtual workshop, called Maintaining the Joy in the Journey.  

“One of the greatest joys in my journey in the hearing healthcare industry is connecting with audiology students,” said Dr. Burdak. “At a time when the hearing industry is transforming before our very eyes, I’m excited for this opportunity to engage with professionals who are just about to begin their careers. I often find I learn just as much from students, as they may learn from me. I consider it to be a privilege to share this journey together.”

An expert in practice management, Dr. Kasewurm presented innovative tips to help new professionals stand out and grow their careers. Future sessions will explore both hard and soft skills that are important for success in the hearing healthcare industry, including critical thinking and resiliency. For information on dates and registration, please contact [email protected]


About Starkey 

Starkey is a privately held, global hearing technology company headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. Founded by Bill Austin in 1967, Starkey is known for its innovative design, development and distribution of comprehensive digital hearing systems. Led today by President and CEO Brandon Sawalich, Starkey is the only American-owned provider of hearing technologies. The company has more than 5,000 employees, operates 28 facilities and does business in more than 100 markets worldwide. Learn more at

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