cochlear implants

Scientists turn an accident into an opportunity

Science Friday is premiering a new series that follows the innovative research of women scientists. The first episode follows Dr. Rene Gifford and her colleague Dr. Allyson Sisler-Dinwiddie who together develop methods to improve cochlear implants.

Hearing a whole new world

Science Friday is premiering a new series that follows the innovative research of women scientists. The first episode follows Dr. Rene Gifford and her colleague Dr. Allyson Sisler-Dinwiddie who together developed methods to improve cochlear implants. Science filmmaker Emily Driscoll brings us the story of how these scientists turned an accident into an opportunity for […]

SciTech Now Episode 308

In this episode of SciTech Now, developing methods to improve cochlear implants; invisibility cloaks may be more than science fiction; how dysphagia patients are recovering quicker, thanks to a new biofeedback machine; how dopamine works in our brains; and an underwater virtual reality game that’s helping patients with multiple sclerosis gain mobility.