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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Hearing Loss Tied to Depression in Study
March 13, 2014 - Hearing loss is associated with depression among American adults, especially women and those younger than age 70, according to new research.
New Combo Approach May Ease Severe ‘Ringing in the Ears’
March 10, 2014 - Patients suffering from the intense, chronic and sometimes untreatable ringing in the ear known as tinnitus may get some relief from a new combination therapy, preliminary research suggests.