Biosciences Graduate Program

Paul J. Abbas, BS, PhD


Professor of Communication Sciences & Disorders
Professor of Otolaryngology

Contact Information

Office: 127B SHC
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-335-733

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BS, Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PhD, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Biosciences Graduate Program
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Research Summary

Neurophysiology of the auditory system. Work in this laboratory centers on studies of the ear in its normal and pathological states. Current investigations examine the physiological responses to electrical stimulation of the auditory nerve and central auditory nervous system, with application to the study of cochlear implants in the deaf.

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