ORCA Europe - A Hearing Research Laboratory in Stockholm, Sweden
ORCA Europe is a research laboratory focusing on hearing aids and hearing aid fitting. The director of the research group is Dr. Karolina Smeds. The international hearing-aid manufacturer WS Audiology is financing the research for ORCA Europe and its sister facility ORCA USA. The mission for ORCA Europe is to undertake and communicate research projects documenting hearing-aid performance in clinical studies. Research is carried out both at the premises in Stockholm, where a modern research laboratory is located, and in collaboration with hearing clinics and research groups in Sweden and abroad.