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Past Cochlear Center Seminars

Many of the Cochlear Center's previous seminar presentations are available on the Center's YouTube channel.  Click on the links below to access recorded seminars. 



September 22, 2022 -- Jayant M. Pinto, MD, FACS,  University of Chicago. "Olfaction as a window into brain health and beyond. " Watch the recorded presentation.
October 27, 2022  - KR Liu, disability advocate and Head of Brand Accessibility at Google.  Watch the recorded fireside chat. 
November 17, 2022  -  Natascha Merten, PhD, MS, University of Wisconsin - Madison
January 26, 2023 - Jeremy Walston, MD and Peter Abadir, MD,  Johns Hopkins University: "Bringing Good Things to Life for Seniors: The Human Aging Project and the Artificial Intelligence & Technology Collaboratory".  Watch the recorded seminar.
February 23, 2023 -  Alejandro Cabello López, MD, MSc, "Occupational Audiology. Experience from the Occupational Health Research Unit, Mexico."  Watch the recorded seminar.
March 23, 2023 -  David Green, social entrepreneur, MacArthur Fellow, Ashoka Fellow.  Watch the recorded seminar.
April 28, 2023 -  Cochlear Center Research Day - De Wet Swanepoel, PhD, University of Pretoria, presented "Breaking Barriers to Better Hearing: Innovations Driving More Equitable Care. Watch the recorded seminar. 


September 27, 2021: Steve Ewell, MBA, Executive Director of the Consumer Technology Association Foundation: “Using Technology As We Age To Combat Social Isolation And Improve Lives”

October 25, 2021: Julie Bynum, MD, MPH, University of Michigan: “Accelerating Population Research and Its Impact on Reducing Alzheimer’s Disease Burden”

January 24, 2022: Richard Neitzel, PhD, MS, University of Michigan: "The Apple Hearing Study: New Approaches to Evaluating the Relationship Between Sound and Health"

February 28, 2022: Eva DuGoff, PhD, Senior Health Advisor, United States Senate Committee on Finance, presented "Hearing Care in Medicare: Current status and next steps."  (No recording available.)

March 28, 2022, at 4 pm ET:  Cath McMahon, PhD, Macquarie University: "Understanding Unmet Needs For Older Adults' Hearing Health"

April 25, 2022 - Cochlear Center Research Day:  Natalie Phillips, PhD, Concordia University:  Research Day faculty talks and Keynote Address

2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR 

September 28, 2020:  Willa Brenowitz, PhD, MPH - Epidemiology, University of California, San Francisco (Recording Link)

October 26, 2020:  Larry Humes, PhD - Audiology, Indiana University (Recording Link)

November 23, 2020: Thomas Cudjoe, MD, MPH - Geriatrics, Johns Hopkins University (Recording Link)

January 25, 2021: Nicole Marrone, PhD, CCC-A - Audiology, University of Arizona (No Recording)

February 22, 2021: Sharon Inouye, MD - Geriatrics, Harvard University (Presentation)

March 22, 2021: Bret Rutherford, MD, Columbia University Department of Psychiatry (Recording Link) 

April 26, 2021: Shelly Chadha, MBBS, MS, PhD - Medical Officer, WHO with Audra Renyi, BSc, BA - Executive Director, World Wide Hearing (Recording Link)


February 24, 2020:    Nicole Armstrong, PhD, MPH: Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Behavioral Neuroscience, National Institute on Aging

January 27, 2020:    Bonnielin Swenor, PhD, MPH: Associate Professor, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Johns Hopkins University Center on Aging and Health

November 18, 2019: Karen Davis, PhD: Professor Emerita, Health Policy Management, Roger C. Lipitz Center for Integrated Health Care, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 

October 28, 2019:  Sharon G. Curhan, MD, ScM: Physician, Epidemiologist - Channing Division of Network Medicine; Department of Medicine; Brigham and Women's Hospital; Harvard Medical School with Gary Curhan, MD, ScD, FASN: Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Professor of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health; Channing Division of Network Medicine/Renal Division; Harvard Medical School 

September 23, 2019:  Esther Oh, MD, PhD: Associate Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; Cochlear Center Core Faculty


April 29, 2019: Jonathan Peelle, MD: Associate Professor Department of Otolaryngology, Washington University - Presentation not available

March 25, 2019: Cochlear Center Research Day

February 12, 2019: David McAlpine, MD, Director The Australian Hearing Hub, Macquarie University (click to view seminar)

February 11, 2019: Anne Schilder, MD, Director University College of London Ear Institute (click to view seminar)

February 11, 2019: Sergi Costafreda-Gonzalez, Clinical Senior Lecturer Division of Psychology, University College of London Ear Institute - Presentation not available

January 28, 2019:  Charlotte Yeh, MD, Chief Medical Officer AARP Services, Inc. - Presentation not available

November 12, 2018:  MICA Center for Social Design - Mike Weikert: Founding Director, Becky Slogeris: Associate Director, Ashley Eberhart: Social Design Associate, Mengru Liao: Social Design Associate - Presentation not available

October 22, 2018:  Amber Willink, PhD, Assistant Scientist - Department of Health Policy and Management, JHSPH (click to view seminar)  

September 24, 2018:  Frank R. Lin, MD, PhD, Director - Cochlear Center for Hearing and Public Health, JHSPH  (click to view seminar)