We are currently looking for participants for our study on hearing and the brain.

To see if you qualify, please see the below eligibility guidelines. 

Neuroplasticity and Auditory Aging

The purpose of the study is to develop an effective training program to improve speech understanding in challenging listening situations experienced by older individuals. The study will involve preliminary testing, the training protocol, and post-training testing. We are currently looking for adults with the following characteristics:

 

  • Age: Younger and older adults

  • Participant Hearing Status: Normal hearing or hearing loss

  • Time Commitment: Approx. 20 hours

To sign up for an intake assessment to see if you qualify, contact hearing@umd.edu.