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Elizabeth M. Adams, Ph.D., CCC-A

Associate Professor

Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology

University of South Alabama


Mailing Address

Elizabeth M. Adams, Ph.D., CCC-A

University of South Alabama

Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions

Department of Speech Pathology & Audiology

5721 USA Drive North, Room 1119

Mobile, AL 36688


Office Information

Office number:           HAHN 1068

Phone:                      251.445.9361

E-mail:                       eadams@southalabama.edu



Ph.D.   Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of South Alabama, 2004

B.S.     Psychology, Spring Hill College, 1999


Current Courses (2012—2013)

AUD 630  Electroacoustic Characteristics of Amplification Systems

AUD 631  Selection and Fitting of Amplification Systems

AUD 633  Advanced Sensory Aids

AUD 649  Pediatric Habilitation & Educational Audiology*

AUD 656  Vestibular Assessment

AUD 657  Management of Vestibular Disorders

   *Team taught


Summary of previous courses taught





Adams, E. M., Gordon-Hickey, S., Morlas, H., & Moore, R. (2012). Effect of rate-alteration on speech perception in noise in older adults with normal hearing and hearing impairment. American Journal of Audiology, 21, 22-32.


Gordon-Hickey, S. Adams, E.M., Moore, R., Gaal, A., Berry, K., Brock, S. (2012). Intertester reliability of the Acceptable Noise Level. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 23(7).


Adams, E.M., Gordon-Hickey, S., Moore, R.E., Morlas, H. (2010). Effects of reverberation on acceptable noise level measurements in younger and older adults. International Journal of Audiology, 49(11), 832-838.


Dagenais, P.A., Adams, E.M., & Riddle, J. (2010). Effects of reverberation upon the perception of dysarthric speech. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 18 (2), 27-34.


Adams, E.M., & Moore, R.E. (2009). Effects of speech rate, background noise, and simulated hearing loss on speech rate judgment and speech intelligibility in young listeners. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 20, 28-39.


Moore, R.E., Adams, E.M., Dagenais, P.A., & Caffee, C. (2007). Effects of reverberation and filtering on speech rate judgment. International Journal of Audiology, 46, 154-160.


Aarts, N.L., Adams, E.M., & Duncan, K.R. (2003). Older adult performance on an altered version of the SSI test. American Journal of Audiology, 12, 137-145.




Last revised: Wednesday, September 12, 2012