Dr Douglas L. Beck, AuD.
Dr. Beck earned his master’s degree at SUNYAB (1984) and his doctorate from the University of Florida at Gainesville (2000). His career started at the House Ear Institute (LA) in cochlear implant research and intra-operative cranial nerve monitoring. Five years later he was Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology and Director of Audiology at Saint Louis University. Eight years later he co-founded a private audiology-based dispensing practice in St Louis.
He joined Oticon in 2005 as Director of Professional Relations – and in 2008 he was appointed Web Content Editor for the American Academy of Audiology (AAA). He maintains both positions today. Dr. Beck is a prolific author with more than 160 articles in the professional literature and more than 710 abstracts, interviews and op-eds (opinion/editorial) written for the AAA addressing a vast wide variety of audiology and professional topics.