Amyn M Amlani, PhD
Amyn M Amlani, PhD, is professor and department chairperson, Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, in the consortium program between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Dr. Amlani holds the BA degree in communication disorders from the University of the Pacific, the MS degree in audiology from Purdue University, and the PhD degree in audiology/psychoacoustics (minor in marketing and supply chain management) from Michigan State University. Dr. Amlani is the director of the UAMS/UALR Hearing Aid Technologies Laboratory. Dr. Amlani’s research interests include (1) economic and marketing trends within audiology, particularly with respect to evolving/disruptive technologies (smartphone-based applications, personal sound amplifiers/hearables), (2) the influence of hearing aid technology on speech and music, (3) hearing conservation for musicians, and (4) room acoustics.