Research Committee

The role of the Ida Research Committee is to mobilize our academic community to create a broader evidence base for Ida tools and person-centered methods. Each year, the Research Committee accepts and reviews proposals for new research projects.

To learn more about the grants, including how to apply, visit the Research Grant page.

Committee Members

Louise Hickson

Committee Chair
Ph.D. Professor of Audiology Co-Director,
Communication Disability Centre
The University of Queensland

Joseph Montano

Chief of Audiology and Speech Language Pathology
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center

Elisabet Thorén

Project Manager
Research Audiologist
Eriksholm Research Centre

Sophia Kramer

University Research Chair, Auditory Functioning and Participation
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, section Ear & Hearing
EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research

Melanie Ferguson

Consultant Clinical Scientist (Audiology),
Hon. Associate Professor
Research Lead
NIHR Nottingham Hearing Biomedical Research Unit in Hearing