ACADEMICS

  • Susanna Meyer

    Contact Information
    Office ST-122J
    508-929-8562
    508-929-8175 (fax)
    Susanna.Meyer@worcester.edu

    Education
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Pretoria

    Susanna Meyer
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    Susanna Meyer obtained her Ph.D. in South Africa at the University of Pretoria. She was a clinician in the Speech and Hearing Clinic, Department of Communication Pathology and the Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pretoria as well as the Department of Speech and Hearing Disorders, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. She supervised the clinical work of students and taught courses on diagnostic and rehabilitative audiology at both universities. She was involved in research projects focusing on middle ear disease in various populations in southern Africa. These projects were published and presented at professional meetings. Research at the Physiology Department of the University of Oxford, England resulted in papers and presentations on the effect of middle ear disease on listening in noise in infants and children. Dr. Meyer worked as an audiologist in the Audiology Department of UMass Memorial Health Care, Worcester, MA before joining the faculty of the Communication Disorders Department of Worcester State College. She teaches graduate courses in Audiology, Aural Rehabilitation and Research in Communication Disorders. Deserving graduate research projects under her supervision are presented annually at professional meetings.
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