Participate in research: Do you have difficulty listening to speech in the presence of noise?
Get your hearing tested!
- Are you aged between 18-70 years?
- Do you have difficulty listening to speech in the presence of noise?
- Participate in our experiment!
Receive $20 vouchers for each session of participation.
We would like to invite you to our study investigating the efficacy of auditory training. You will be asked to undergo a few hearing and cognitive tests after which you will be enrolled in a “Training program” for 4 weeks. Brain responses will be measured before and after the training sessions.
The tasks are completely harmless and non-invasive.
Participants must have “English” as their native language and may have one of the following:
1) Participants who have difficulty in understanding speech in the presence of noise but otherwise have normal hearing
Listening in noise is something that occurs on a daily basis. However, individuals face difficulties in listening in such scenarios even in the absence of a hearing loss. We are trying to understand the cognitive, linguistic, and auditory factors that lie beneath the ability to perform well in noise.
Contact: Shivali Appaiah
Phone: (02) 9850 5279
Address: Macquarie University, Speech and Hearing Clinic, Australian Hearing Hub, 16 Macquarie Avenue, Macquarie University, NSW 2109