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Hear the Music by Marshall Chasin
His blog Hear the Music focuses on all things related to hearing aids and music. What are some tricks that can be used to improve a hearing aid for music?, How can we prevent hearing loss from loud music?, etc.
Marshall Chasin, AuD,MSc, Reg. CASLPO, Aud(C) is an Audiologist and the Director of Auditory Research at the Musicians’ Clinics of Canada in Toronto, the Coordinator of Research at the Canadian Hearing Society, and the Director of Research at ListenUp Canada. Chasin has been involved with hearing and hearing aid assessment since 1981, and is the author of over 100 clinically based articles. He is the editor of Hearing Loss in Musicians: Prevention and Mangagement.
The Practice by Jennifer Loehr
Her blog The Practice can be found on her personal website Curly Girl Studio. The Practice is a compilation of speech-language pathology cartoons she has drawn- made for SLPs by an SLP!
Jennifer L. Loehr, MA, CCC-SLP, a graduate of Humboldt State University, has been practicing speech pathology since 1989. The focus of her career has always been on geriatrics and she has spent the past ten years working with the dementia population. She specializes in developing dementia programs that focus on functional goals that will enhance the quality of life for patients, caregivers, and family members. She is a co-author of Here’s How to Treat Dementia.
Speaking my Languages by Sharynne McLeod
Speaking my Languages is part of the Future Fellowship she was awarded in 2009 by the Australia Research Council. Her she explores and presents her research findings.
Sharynne McLeod, PhD, ASHA Fellow, is a professor of speech and language acquisition at Charles Sturt University, Australia. She is an elected Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and Speech Pathology Australia and is the Vice President of the International Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics Association. She is the author of three books with Plural- Seeing Speech, Speech Sounds and Working with Families in Speech-Language Pathology.
20 Questions with Gus by H. Gustav Mueller
20 Questions with Gus Mueller is featured on AudiologyOnline’s website. It covers the latest developments in audiology and hearing science by asking 20 questions from an impressive array of industry experts.
Dr. H. Gustav Mueller, PhD, is Professor of Audiology, Vanderbilt University and holds faculty positions with the University of Northern Colorado and Rush University. He is the Senior Audiology consultant for Siemens Hearing Instruments and Contributing Editor for AudiologyOnline. Dr. Mueller is a Founder of the American Academy of Audiology and a Fellow of the American Speech and Hearing Association. He has published extensively in the areas of diagnostic audiology and hearing aid applications, and has co-authored several books including- Modern Hearing Aids (books 1, 2 & 3) and Fitting and Dispensing Hearing Aids.
Developmental Phonological Disorders by Susan Rvachew
Susan Rvachew’s blog Developmental Phonological Disorders is directly connected to her new textbook with us by the same name. Here she will detail her experiences teaching with the book and related topics.
Susan Rvachew, PhD, S-LP(C), is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders. Her research is focused on phonological development and disorders and the development of more effective interventions to treat phonological disorders in children and prevent reading disability in this population. She has published over 50 journal articles and book chapters describing the speech perception, speech production, and/or phonological awareness skills of infants, children, and adults.
Hearing International by Robert Traynor
Hearing International covers topics ranging from differences in audiology training, expertise, and scope of practice from one country to another to interesting practices, stories of travel, clinical practice, research and training diversity to name a few.
Dr. Robert M. Traynor, EdD, MBA, practices Audiology at Audiology Associates of Greeley, Inc. in Greeley, Colorado with particular emphasis in amplification and operative monitoring offering all general audiological services to patients of all ages. For the past 15 years has been an active consultant in Audiology for the hearing industry including Bernafon A/G, Switzerland , Maico, Internacoustics, and Otologics, LLC . A practice manager for over 35 years, Dr.Traynor has lectured on most aspects of the field in over 40 countries, including the United States. He is a co-author of Strategic Practice Management.