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Leadership

The Board of Directors exercises all corporate powers and manages the business and affairs of the Alliance. They establish program priorities central to its core mission of sponsoring research, increasing awareness and improving access to cochlear implants through advocacy while providing oversight of all activities carried out in support of its mission.


CHAIR, BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Colin Driscoll, MD *
Chair, Otorhinolaryngology
Mayo Clinic (MN)

 


*denotes Executive Committee member
FY2016-2017

OFFICERS


VICE CHAIR - Holly Teagle, AuD*
Clinical Associate Professor, 
Co-Director of the Children’s Cochlear Implant Center at UNC, 
Department of Otolaryngology, 
University of North Carolina

 


 

TREASURER -- Jill B. Firszt, PhD *
Professor, Department of Otolaryngology,
Head-Neck Surgery
Director, Cochlear Implant and Hearing 
Loss Research Laboratory
Washington University School of Medicine 

 

SECRETARY -- Jan Larky, MA *
Stanford Ear Institute
Director, Cochlear Implant Program
Stanford Health Care

 

   

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Nikolas H. Blevins, MD
CI 2017 Pediatric Co-Chair
Malcolmson Professor
Chief, Division of Otology/Neurotology
Medical Director, Cochlear Implant Center
Stanford University


 Amy McConkey Robbins. MS LSLS Cert. AVT 
Speech-Language Pathologist
Communication Consulting Services
Indianapolis, IN
  Craig A. Buchman, MD FACS *
Lindburg Professor and Chair,
Division of Otolaryngology 
Washington University in St Louis 
School of Medicine

Julian Nedzelski, MD, FRCSC
Scientific Program Chair,
CI2016 International
Professor Emeritus
Department of Otolaryngolgoy - Head and Neck Surgery
University of Toronto/Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre



Dan Choo, MD
Professor and Director, 
Dept. of Otolaryngology 
Head and Neck Surgery
Univ. of Cincinnati 
College of Medicine
Cincinnati Children's 
Hospital Medical Center







Steven R. Rech
Partner
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
Houston, TX

 




Bruce J. Gantz, MD FACS
Chair, CI Conferences Committee
Professor and Head
University of Iowa
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics



Andrew G. Shuman, MD 
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology - 
Head & Neck Surgery

University of Michigan Health System

 



David S. Haynes, MD, FACS
Chair, Membership Committee
Professor of Otolaryngology, Neurosurgery/Hearing & Speech Sciences
Cochlear Implant Program Director, 
Vanderbilt University Medical Center




 



Meredith Holcomb, AuD, CCC-A
Clinical Director, Cochlear Implant Program
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Department of Otolaryngology, 
Head and Neck Surgery
Medical University of South Carolina








 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Donna L. Sorkin, M.A.*

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