WHEN THE DOLPHIN BROKE MY EAR: Can Deaf People Recover Hearing?

    Don C. Reed reports for The Huffington Post on the research being done at SICHL. Reed discusses his own hearing loss and interviews Dr. Alan Cheng about the research to create regenerative cures for hearing

    2017 Stanford OHNS Basic and Translational Research Report

    2017 Stanford OHNS Basic and Translational Research Report (excerpts from) Contributions by the individual laboratory heads.  Summary by Research Vice Chair Stefan Heller, PhD. Summary of our achievements in 2016. Last year was another highly

    By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Research, Updates|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2017 Stanford OHNS Basic and Translational Research Report

    Annual Chair’s Report For 2017

    An excerpt from the Annual Chair's Message by Dr. Robert Jacker: Stanford Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) is special. We are blessed with a warm and collegial culture among our community of 286 faculty, trainees,

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    15th Symposium On Cochlear Implants In Children

    Stanford and UCSF will be co-hosting a major national pediatric CI meeting July 26-29, 2017, in San Francisco, and in conjunction with the American Cochlear Implant Alliance. Scientific Program Chairs for this event are SICHL's Nikolas Blevins,

    By | November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on 15th Symposium On Cochlear Implants In Children

    Hair cell force generation does not amplify or tune vibrations within the chicken basilar papilla

    Nature Communications recently published a paper by the Oghalai Lab, which gives a new understanding to the mechanisms of the inner ear hair cells of a live chicken. As Dr. Oghalai explains to Tracie White

    By | November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Publications, Research, Updates|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Hair cell force generation does not amplify or tune vibrations within the chicken basilar papilla