Externs at Michigan Medicine will gain extensive clinical experience in a wide variety of audiologic services including behavioral and electrophysiological diagnostic hearing evaluations of infants, children, and adults; hearing aid services (pediatric and adult); cochlear implant candidacy evaluations and post-operative management (pediatric and adult); vestibular evaluation and therapy (pediatric and adult); intraoperative monitoring; bone anchored hearing systems (pediatric and adult); tinnitus management; interdisciplinary evaluation of children with multiple disabilities and unique medical conditions; educational audiology outreach; and ototoxic monitoring.
We are excited to announce that the 2018-2019 audiology extern(s) will have the opportunity to apply as a trainee in the Leadership in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Program. Selected students will be assigned a mentor and will complete weekly interdisciplinary webinars, participate in community outreach projects, and complete and present a clinical research project in addition to their clinical rotations.
We are seeking applicants who demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills and are motivated to provide exceptional audiology care to patients and families. The audiology extern candidate must be enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Audiology program and must have met all requirements for graduation with the exception of the Externship year. Extern applicants should demonstrate the ability to work within a fast-paced setting, have a strong work ethic and have high professional standards and ethics.
The Michigan Medicine Audiology Externship Application deadline is September 15, 2017. Required application materials include:
Letter of interest
Three letters of reference
Unofficial graduate transcript
It is preferred that application packets be sent electronically to our Educational Coordinator, Roberta Wilcox at firstname.lastname@example.org. Letters of recommendation may be sent separately. Preliminary phone/Skype interviews are to be conducted in early October 2017 and in-person interviews on November 2nd and 6th in Ann Arbor, MI.
Michigan Medicine (The University of Michigan Health System), Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in Ann Arbor, MI is seeking applicants for an audiology externship for the 2018-2019 term. This is a 12-month, 4-day per week externship beginning on or around June 1, 2018. Michigan Medicine is a large, regional medical center serving patients and families from across the state of M...ichigan. Our department is comprised of 37 physicians (including 6 otologists), 10 speech pathologists, and 5 locations providing audiology services with 36 audiologists on staff. Externs will rotate through facilities within a 10 mile radius of the main medical campus.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.