Ishara Ramkissoon

Associate Professor: University of South Alabama




Clinical Supervisor August ‐ September 2007
University of South Alabama Audiology Clinic, Mobile, AL
Evaluated graduate students, supervised clinical reports and letters, and assigned grading.
Audiologist September 2003‐May 2005
Carle Clinic Association, Urbana, IL
Provided audiological assessment for patients aged infants to geriatrics in a four‐physician ENT clinic; student supervision, hearing aid counseling and checks, and ear impressions.
Clinical Supervisor January 2003 ‐ May 2004
University of Illinois Audiology Clinic, Champaign, IL
Evaluated graduate students, supervised clinical reports and letters, and assigned final grading.
Chief Audiologist August 1995 ‐ June 1998
Department of Health, Community Services: Natal, South Africa
Audiology program coordinator. Provided basic and advanced (ABR) clinical services, in‐service training, consultancy for regional service development, and committee service.
Clinical Fellow ‐ Audiology July 1994 ‐ June 1995
Indiana University Medical Center: Indianapolis, Indiana
Provided basic and advanced diagnostic and rehabilitation services in four hospitals. Conducted infant hearing screening in the neonatal ICU. Trained medical students and ENT Residents.
Speech and Hearing Therapist November 1989 ‐ July 1992
Department of Health, Phoenix Assessment & Therapy Centre: Durban, South Africa
Provided diagnostic and re/habilitation speech‐language and audiologic services; in‐service training for nurses, SLP/As, and teachers; and clinical supervision of students. Administrative functions: clinic schedules, budget preparation, convened conference, equipment function.
Speech and Hearing Therapist January ‐ October 1989
Baragwanath Hospital: Soweto, South Africa
Audiology: basic & advanced diagnostics & re/habilitation, SLP: pediatric cerebral palsy, adult neurogenics, Training: SLP/A assistants, students. Acting Audiology Coordinator.