Board of Directors

Anil Lalwani, MD
(Board Term: 1/12–12/15, 1/16-12/19, Otolaryngology)
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Beth Prieve, PhD
Past President
(Term: 1/12–12/15, Audiology)
Syracuse University

Robert Burkard, PhD
(Term: 1/16–12/19, Hearing Science)
University at Buffalo

Patricia Jeng, PhD
(Term: 1/10–12/13, 1/14-12/17, Industry)
Mimosa Acoustics Inc.

Rafael E. Delgado, PhD (Term: 1/14-12/17, Industry)
Intelligent Hearing Systems 

Sumitrajit Dhar, PhD (Term: 1/14-12/17, Audiology)
Northwestern University 

Brent Edwards, PhD (Term: 1/16–12/19, Industry)
EarLens Corporation

Jill B. Firszt, PhD (Term: 1/14-12/17, Audiology)
Washington University School of Medicine 

René Gifford, PhD (Term: 1/16–12/19, Hearing Science)
Vanderbilt University

Charles J. Limb, MD (Term: 1/14-12/17, Otolaryngology)
University of California San Francisco

John Oghalai, MD (Term: 1/16–12/19, Otolaryngology)
Stanford University

Brenda Ryals, PhD (Ex Officio; Editor-in-Chief, Ear & Hearing)
James Madison University

Kelly Tremblay, PhD (Term: 1/12–12/15, 1/16-12/19 Audiology)
University of Washington

Andrea Vambutas, MD (Term: 1/16–12/19, Otolaryngology)
Long Island Jewish Medical Center & North Shore University Hospital



Communications Committee

  • Kelly Tremblay, Chair
  • Rafael Delgado
  • Jill Firszt

Finance Committee

  • Patricia Jeng, Treasurer and Chair
  • Sumitrajit Dhar
  • Beth Prieve

Membership Committee

  • Charles Limb, Chair
  • Ad hoc members to be appointed by Chair

Nominating Committee

  • Sumitrajit Dhar, Chair
  • Ad hoc members to be appointed by Chair

Program Committee

  • Anil Lalwani, Chair (or sitting President-Elect)
  • Ad hoc members to be appointed by Chair

Publications Committee

  •  Harvey Abrams, Chair
  • Anil Lalwani
  • Beth Prieve
  • Brenda Ryals, ex-officio