Board Lead – SQC

I am a registered Clinical Scientist with 25 years’ experience of working in Audiology in the NHS, progressing from trainee Audiological Scientist back in the 1990s to currently being the Lead Clinical Scientist in Hearing Services at Sheffield Children’s Hospital. My clinical workload consists of complex paediatric assessment, leading the hearing aid clinics and vestibular assessment, and I am also the lead for research and development in the service.

As well as my workplace role, I am undertaking the Higher Specialist Scientific Training (Professional Doctorate in Clinical Science). Being on the BAA Board allows me to get involved in some way with shaping the future of Audiology- the BAA is constantly engaged with appropriate stakeholders on a national level. As membership secretary, I am keen to encourage more of the Audiology community to become members of the BAA to give us an even larger voice…