Christina Runge, Ph.D., CCC-A, received her doctorate from the University of Iowa in 2002 with a primary focus in auditory neurophysiology. She is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Chief of the Division of Communication Sciences, and Director of the Koss Cochlear Implant Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. She regularly presents at regional, national, and international meetings on cochlear implantation and hearing loss. She has co-authored more than 40 scientific articles and book chapters, and has been extramurally funded to study cochlear implants, genetics of hearing loss, and auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder.
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