Fred H. Bess, Ph.D.

(615) 936-7532

6308A MCE South Tower

Fred H. Bess, Ph.D.

Vickie and Thomas Flood Chair in Hearing and Speech Sciences, Emeritus

Emeritus Member

Overview of Interests

Research centers on childhood hearing loss including identification, assessment, management and developmental outcomes. Scope of study has recently been expanded to investigate listening effort, stress and fatigue in pediatric hearing loss and the possible impact of these constructs on listening and learning.