Aaron K. Apawu

Aaron K. Apawu

Aaron K. Apawu, PhD, is a postdoctoral fellow at the Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology and at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan.

Diverse photo of people with Tinnitus

Background and Theory of a Nanotheranostics Approach for Treating Tinnitus

Tinnitus—defined as the perception of sound in the absence of overt acoustic stimulation—is an enigmatic condition that challenges the treatment acumen and management resources of hearing professionals worldwide. The condition represents a theraputic conundrum for clinicians because there is no universal treatment and no known cure. 

Topic(s): Tinnitus, nanotheranostics, Diagnostics, therapeutic