Clifford A. Franklin
Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology
University of Arkansas, USA
Clifford A. Franklin, PhD, is an audiologist and associate professor in the Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology in a consortium between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. With more than 17 years of experience as an audiologist, his clinical experiences include working in university clinics as well as in a hospital setting. Dr. Franklin’s clinical experience has contributed to his interest in hearing aid use. His research is mainly focused on the acceptance of background noise while listening to speech. He is co-author of Hearing Assistance and Access Technology, and has 42 national and international presentations and 17 publications to his credit.
Acceptance of background noise while listening to speech (ANL), Auditory perception (speech and non-speech), Hearing aids, Hearing assistive and access technology, Audiometric methodology