<p>St. Jude Children's Research Hospital hosts a unique externship opportunity focusing on diagnostic audiology in the form of ototoxic monitoring and rehabilitation through amplification. SJCRH Audiology Clinic fosters clinical skills through diagnostic assessments on children and adults with significant exposure to evoked potential testing via ABR/ASSR/Chirp evaluations. An extern also will be offered ample opportunity to sharpen skills of hearing aid verification and management. </p>Externs are allowed to attend one conference during their externship year. Conference fees and travel fees are the responsibility of the extern.00017667EverydayNever176773 letters of recommendation (one should be from a pediatric rotation)NeverRegularlyNeverYesResume,Transcript,Letter of request/intent- Ototoxic monitoring via diagnostic audiology- Behavioral audiometry in all populations- Evoked potential assessment- Hearing aid verification- Hearing aid counseling and management- Excellent report writing- Strong case management skillsRegularly0YesNeverNeverNever1RegularlySkye JonesNo0NeverYesYesNeverRarelyA confident knowledge of behavioral audiometry with adults and pediatrics, evoked potential testing, and hearing aid management is desired.YesEverydayData collection and data entry are a part of almost every evaluation.EverydayYou must enter a contact person's email.008/15/2017NeverNever4NoAs NeededEverydayEverydayRegularlyRarelyPlease send the application requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or the following address:Skye Jones, AuD, CCC-ASt. Jude Audiology Clinic262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 113Memphis, Tennessee 38105Contract will be discussed with university upon acceptance.2Availability should concerns email@example.comStipend pending
An extern should display a significant desire to work with a pediatric population. A previous pediatric rotation is required. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to establish a quick rapport are required. Excellent clinical knowledge of diagnostic audiology and hearing aid management is needed, as is confident clinical decision making skills. An extern should come with a willingness to learn and a desire to gain independence in case management.
The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of our founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.