Ruth Litovsky, Ph.D.
Professor and Department Chair
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Ruth Litovsky, Ph.D., is Oros Family chair and chair of the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She directs the Binaural Hearing and Speech Lab, has a joint appointment in Surgery/Otolaryngology, and is faculty member of the Neuroscience Training Program.
Benefits to Patients from Binaural Hearing: Spatial Perception and Cognitive Load
- To identify benefits related to bilateral cochlear implants or SSD-CI.
- To describe how bilateral benefits are assessed using behavioral outcomes and objective measures including pupillometry and fNIRS.
- To evaluate potential effects of plasticity and experience with bilateral hearing on functional ability in realistic listening situations