Judy R. Dubno is a Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery of the Medical University of South Carolina and Director of the Hearing Research Program. She received her Ph.D. from the City University of New York Graduate Center. Her research focuses on how auditory perception and speech recognition change in adverse listening conditions, and with age, hearing loss, and training. Her research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), since 1981.
Dr. Dubno’s other activities include serving as a member of the Board of Directors of the Hearing Health Foundation, and as co-chair of the NIDCD Working Group on Accessible and Affordable Hearing Health Care for Adults with Mild to Moderate Hearing Loss. She previously served on the NIDCD Advisory Council of the NIH, four National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine consensus committees, as President and Secretary-Treasurer of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, and as President of the Acoustical Society of America, an AIP member society. She is a Fellow of the Acoustical Society of America and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and the recipient of the James Jerger Career Award for Research in Audiology.