MOSAICS Fresher’s Week in times of COVID-19

The ongoing pandemic is having an impact on all sectors and spheres of human interaction, including on project meetings and training events. The first MOSAICS network-wide training event, the MOSAICS Fresher’s Week, originally planned to take place at the Cochlear facilities in Mechelen at the beginning of April 2020, will instead soon be starting with … Read more

EURO-CIU call for improved accessibility to communication during the CoVID-19 pandemic

In its latest March 2020 Newsletter, MOSAICS partner EURO-CIU, the European Association for Cochlear Implant Users, raises awareness for the specific challenges encountered during the current CoVID-19 pandemic. EURO-CIU highlights the importance of following governmental guidelines while still providing an inclusive and accessible environment for those with hearing impairments.  We support their call for improved … Read more

MOSAICS ESRs participate in Cochlear Academy training

The four MOSAICS ESRs have taken their first steps towards a truly interdisciplinary research path, by taking part in two formation courses that Cochlear provides to their employees. The first of these provided an introduction to audiology and an overview of the hearing solutions in the Cochlear portfolio of middle ear, bone conduction and cochlear … Read more

Visit to the Medizinische Hochschule Hannover

This week Loes Beckers (ESR2) and her supervisors Dr. Birgit Philips, Dr. Wendy Huinck and Dr. Emmanuel Mylanus were welcomed by  Prof. Dr. Andrej Kral and Prof. Dr. Andreas Büchner for a visit at the Medizinische Hochschule Hannover (MHH). They met to discuss the possibilities for Loes’ six-month secondment within the MOSAICS project. Several ideas … Read more

MOSAICS ESRs kick-off their projects

All four ESRs have now started their venture within MOSAICS and, together with the supervisory team, officially kicked-off their projects on February 14th, 2020 at Radboud university medical center. This was the first time all the ESRs and supervisors finally had the opportunity to meet together. After a meet and greet session, the ESRs were … Read more

MOSAICS featured in Radboudumc press release

The MOSAICS project was featured in a recent press release by the Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc). Read the press release here and find out what our experts Dr. Emmanuel Mylanus and Dr. Wendy Huinck had to say about the current challenges in cochlear implant research and how the MOSAICS project will help overcome them. … Read more

Four MOSAICS ESRs to start in February 2020

After an intense recruitment period, during which we received many excellent applications, we’re happy to announce that we’ve recruited four talented Early Stage Researchers (ESRs). Loes, Nikki, Enrico and Ignacio will start their PhD within the MOSAICS project at the beginning of February. Stay tuned to learn more about them, their research projects and upcoming … Read more

MOSAICS featured in EURO-CIU Newsletter

After our Kick-off Meeting in Mechelen and the opening of four ESR positions within the MOSAICS project, we were mentioned in the September 2019 Newsletter of EURO-CIU. EURO-CIU, the European Association for Cochlear Implant Users, is a partner within the MOSAICS project and will support in the development of the ESRs via collaborative training activities … Read more

MOSAICS Kick-off Meeting at Cochlear Benelux NV headquarters

On the 29th August 2019, MOSAICS beneficiary members from Cochlear Benelux NV and Radboud University Medical Center met with the project management and dissemination team from accelopment AG for the MOSAICS Kick-off meeting