Tinnitus is a common complaint in patients presenting for audiological consultation. In this instructional webinar, we will examine the use of amplification and other sound therapy based approaches for tinnitus management.
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. contrast sound therapy based options
2. describe methods for sound therapy applications
3. describe counseling methods for effective sound therapy tinnitus managment.
About the Presenter:
Christopher Spankovich is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Otolaryngology and Commucative Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Dr. Spankovich obtained his Master of Public Health from Emory University, AuD from Rush University, and PhD from Vanderbilt University. Dr. Spankovich is a clinician-scientist with a translational research program focused on prevention and treatment of acquired forms of hearing loss, tinnitus, basic research in thermal stress for prevention of ototoxicity, and translational research on the effects of noise on auditory physiology and perception. Dr. Spankovich's clinical interests include tinnitus, sound sensitivity, ototoxicity, hearing conversation and auditory evoked potentials.
Disclosure Statement:Christopher Spankovich is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Otolaryngology and Commucative Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
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