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Communication Disorders Receives $140,000 Grant

Communication Disorders Receives $140,000 Grant

The Department of Communication Disorders received a $140,000 grant from ReSound, an international hearing solutions company, to create an alternative metric for pediatric hearing aid fittings. The two-year study--led by Dr. Kelli Watts along with Dr. Sandra Clark-Lewis and Dr. Judith Blumsack--will demonstrate how head circumference affects a child's ear canal acoustics, providing audiologists with a more accurate metric for pediatric hearing aid fittings. Read more.