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Past Year’s Grantees

Meet the 2016 Emerging Research Grantees

Each year Hearing Health Foundation’s Emerging Research Grants program awards investigators exploring innovative, new avenues in hearing and balance science.

Emerging Research Grant funds support research in the following areas:

  • Fundamental Auditory Research: development, genetics, molecular biology, physiology, anatomy, and regeneration biology
  • Hearing and Balance Restoration: cochlear implants, sensory hair cell regeneration, and auditory nerve regeneration
  • Hearing Loss: age-related, noise-induced, drug-induced, otosclerosis, and otitis media
  • Central Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Congenital Deafness: Usher syndrome, Connexin 26
  • Vestibular and Balance Disorders: dizziness and vertigo, Ménière’s disease

Previous Year Grant Recipients