National Hearing COnservation Association

The mission of the NHCA is to prevent hearing loss due to noise and other environmental factors in all sectors of society.


MusiCares provides a safety net of critical assistance for music people in times of need. MusiCares' services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies, and each case is treated with integrity and confidentiality. MusiCares also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community.

PRoject Decibel

Innovating the way music industry personnel access and engage in hearing wellness by reducing barriers to specialized audiologic care.

Boston Audiology COnsultants

"Patients involved in the creation and consumption of music stand to benefit the most from the services of audiologists."
- Brian J. Fligor, Sc.D. and Frank Wartinger, Au.D.


“It’s not just the volume of the sound, it’s the exposure time that creates ear fatigue and can lead to long-term hearing loss. Loud music can be a real rush, and there’s nothing wrong with that. My goal is to teach people to enjoy loud sounds without damaging their hearing.”
– Michael Santucci, Au.D.


"New product development reflects our commitment to improve the lives of those with hearing loss and to enhance the listening experience of musicians and music lovers everywhere." 
- Mead Killion, Ph.D.