Frederick J. Gallun

Frederick J. Gallun

Frederick J. Gallun, PhD, is an associate professor in the Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. He is also the chair of the Mentoring Core at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Rehabilitation Research and Development National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research (NCRAR) at the VA Portland Health Care System. 

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Blast Exposure and Auditory Processing

Auditory problems are the most common service-connected disability (U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, 2019) and the fourth leading cause of medical referral for Veterans of the United States military (McIlwain et al, 2008). 

Topic(s): blast exposure, Noise-Induced Hearing Loss, Noise, veterans