App to help ease tinnitus symptoms

Faculty in the News: Fatima Husain, Associate Professor in Speech and Hearing Sciences

Date

10/19/18
Dr. Fatima Husain, Associate Professor of Speech and Hearing; Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Lab, Beckman Institute

If you have ever been to a loud concert or suffered from a bad head injury, you may have experienced a constant ringing in your ear for some time afterwards, but this ringing can be a permanent issue for people with tinnitus.

Fatima Husain, assistant professor in speech and hearing sciences, is studying whether relaxation and sound apps can minimize the symptoms of tinnitus in adults ages 21 to 70. See More