The Department of Speech and Hearing at Stony Brook Medicine is accepting applications from highly motivated students interested in a challenging, well-rounded clinical externship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Students will gain hands-on experience with diverse populations, including:
-Diagnostic testing (birth-adult)
-Auditory Evoked Potentials
-Newborn Hearing Screening
-Cleft palate/Craniofacial Team
Primary Practice Setting:
University medical center
Number of Audiologists at the site:
1 FTE Masters Degree 3 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 4 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 2 3rd year 2 4th year Externships
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
Yes Occassional travel to main hospital less than 5 miles from clinic
Local students preferred:
Does the externship site provide orientation to relevant clinical policies and procedures?
Does the externship site provide instructions about patient's rights and providing patient education?
Does the externship site provide orientation to quality assessment, quality assurance and quality improvement?
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
-masking concepts -adult diagnostic testing
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship: