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Faculty: Brian Kreisman

Carl PlantingaBrian Kreisman, associate professor of communication arts and sciences

bmk24@calvin.edu
616-526-7306
DeVos Communication Center 269

Educational background

  • B.S. - Saint Louis University, communication disorders,1990
  • M.A.– Covenant Theological Seminary, theological studies, 1993
  • M.S. – Washington University in St. Louis, speech and hearing, 1999
  • Ph.D. – University of Florida, communication sciences and disorders, 2003
  • Post-doctoral Fellowship – University of Florida, audiology, 2004

Research/academic interests

  • Hearing Aids
  • Speech Perception
  • Counseling
  • Hearing-related Quality of Life

Selected publications

John, A., Hall III, J.W., & Kreisman, B. (accepted).  Effects of age and hearing loss on Gaps-in-Noise test approximate thresholds.  American Journal of Audiology.

John, A., Kreisman, B., & Pallett, S. (2012).  Validity of hearing impairment calculation methods for prediction of self-reported hearing handicap.  Noise and Health, 14(56), 13-20.

Kreisman, N., John, A., Kreisman, B., Hall III, James W., & Crandell, C. (2012).  Psychosocial status of children with auditory processing disorder.  Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 23(3), 222-233.

Nielsen, K., Kreisman, B., Pallett, S., & Kreisman, N. (2011). Effects of earmuffs on screening distortion product otoacoustic emissions in noise. Journal of Educational Audiology, 17, 53-61.

Kreisman, B., & John, A. (2010).  A case law review of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act for children with hearing loss or auditory processing disorders.  Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 27(7), 426-440.

Kreisman B., Mazevski A., Schum D., & Sockalingam, R. (2010). Improvements in speech understanding with wireless binaural broadband digital hearing instruments in adults with sensorineural hearing loss.  Trends in Amplification, 14(1), 3-11.

Langlan,  L., Sockalingam, R., Caissie, R., & Kreisman, B. (2009).  “The benefit of sound-field amplification in First Nations elementary school children in Nova Scotia, Canada.”  Australian New Zealand Journal of Audiology, 31(2), 55-71.

Kreisman, B., & Crandell, C. (2003).  Effects of behind-the-ear frequency modulation systems on speech perception.   Journal of Educational Audiology, 10, 21-25.

Curriculum Vitae

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