Student Research Grant in Audiology Recipients

The Student Research Grant in Audiology supports doctoral students in communication sciences and disorders pursuing research in clinical and/or rehabilitative audiology for a proposed one-year study. The grant is supported by the Ira M. Ventry and Brad W. Friedrich Memorial Funds.

2018

Awarded $2,000

Kathryn B. Wiseman
Kathryn B. Wiseman
PhD Candidate
University of Texas at Dallas
Mentor: Andrea Warner-Czyz
Inconsistent Device Use in Young Cochlear Implant Users

2017

Awarded $2,000

Viral Tejani
Viral D. Tejani
PhD Candidate
University of Iowa
Mentor: Carolyn Brown
Spectral and Temporal Mechanisms Behind Masking Release in Hybrid Cochlear Implant Users

2016

Awarded $2,000 each

Charles Pudrith
Charles Pudrith
PhD Candidate
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Mentor: Susan Phillips
Association of Melanocortin Receptor 1 and Susceptibility to Noise Induced Hearing Loss Within Caucasians
Sujin Shin
Sujin Shin
PhD Candidate
University of Texas at Dallas
Mentor: William Katz
Cognitive Factors Involved in the Speaking Rate Difficulties in Children With Cochlear Implants

2015

Awarded $2,000 each

Chanie Monoker
Chanie Monoker
PhD Candidate
City University of New York
Mentor: Brett Martin
A Study of the Acoustic Change Complex in People With a History of Otitis Media
Elizabeth C. Stewart
Elizabeth C. Stewart
PhD Candidate
Arizona State University
Mentor: Andrea Pittman
What Can We Know in a Tenth of a Second? Examining the Relation Between Subcortical Neurophysiologic Response Latency and Auditory Learning

2014

Awarded $2,000 each

Homira Osman
Homira Osman
AuD/PhD Candidate
University of Washington
Mentor: Jessica Sullivan
Effect of Classroom Noise on Auditory Working Memory and Comprehension in Children
Paul Reinhart
Paul Reinhart
PhD Candidate
Northwestern University
Mentor: Pamela Souza
Subjective and Objective Effects of the Interaction Between Cognition and Hearing Aid Processing on Reverberant Speech

View Student Research Grant in Audiology recipients before 2014 [PDF].