2016 Research Symposium at the ASHA Convention

A yearly event at the ASHA Convention is the Research Symposium, where current theme-focused research is presented by experts.

Symposium Topic

Advances in Auditory Attention Research: Processing Complex Auditory Stimuli

Symposium Presentations

Introduction of Symposium and Research Mentoring-Pair Travel Awardees
Margaret Rogers, PhD, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

When the Ears Interact with the Brain
Barbara Shinn-Cunningham, PhD, Boston University

Auditory Scene Analysis: An Attention Perspective
Elyse Sussman, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

How Development and Aging Affect Speech Understanding in Complex Listening Conditions 

Understanding Speech in Complex Acoustic Environments: Listeners with Hearing Loss and Cochlear Implants

The Research Symposium is funded, in part, by grant #R13DC003383 from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD).

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