Philippa James

Philippa is working within the Global Phonak pediatric team, and with the Sonova HQ Science & Technology team, to develop a clinical model for the audiologic management of children with Autism. Her prior work history includes hearing aid fitting and counselling, and auditory processing assessment and management. She earned a Master of Clinical Audiology in 2012 from the University of Melbourne and a Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) from the University of Florida in 2017.

Autism and its auditory challenges

Phonak experts are collaborating with research teams globally to develop a clinical model for the assessment and management of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and in parallel are continuing research in this important space.