We are an academically-minded private practice, yet very entrepreneurial. Our practice consists of 3 AuDs and we are seeking one dedicated 4th year doctoral resident to work with us and learn in our multifaceted practice based in New York City. Residents have the opportunity to experience the business of healthcare along with basic and advanced audiological assessments (primarily adults), hearing aids, implantable hearing technologies, tinnitus assessments/ management. We are also a very strong vestibular practice offering electrophysiological assessments, VNG, and rotary chair.
Primary Practice Setting:
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 3 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 1 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 0 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
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:
It is expected that the resident have a solid background in basic audiological assessment, is empathetic, has the drive to learn, and is collaborative in nature.
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
It is expected that the resident progress in their ability to assess/ manage audiological and vestibular cases with supervision, as well as demonstrate a desire to learn 'beyond the audiogram' and hearing aid fitting screens.
Clinical opportunities that will be given to the extern:
Pediatric evaluations: infant/toddler
Pediatric evaluations: school-age
Adult hearing evaluations
Auditory processing evaluations
Evoked potential assessments
Intra-operative monitoring cases
Hearing aids dispensed
Hearing aid selection/fitting
Audiologic rehabilitation (group or individualized)
Cochlear implant evaluations
Cochlear implant rehabilitation
Consortium or collaborative arrangements with other sites?
How frequently will the externship site communicate with the university during the externship?
Communication or other support do expected or required from the university during the externship:
Email, telephone, video conference, etc.
September 26, 2020
Letters of Recommendation Resume Transcript Personal Review Phone interview Letter of request/intent
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
1. Submit letter of intent and supporting documents. 2. Video interview 3. Select candidates will have in-person interview (if permitted due to public health/ travel circumstances)
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
We are an academically-minded yet entrepreneurial private audiology practice based in the heart of Manhattan. We provide comprehensive hearing and balance services, primarily to adults. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality clinical care at a concierge level of service.