Communication Disorders Clinic

Ali A. Danesh, PhD, FAAA, Board Certified, American Board of Audiology

Professor, Director of Audiology Clinic
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science (Secondary), College of Medicine
Board Certified, American Board of Audiology
Florida Atlantic University

Presentations in National and International Meetings (abbreviated list):

  • Danesh, A. A. (2016) Underlying Pathologies and Neural Correlates of Hyperacusis. Invited Speaker. Tinnitus Practitioners Association (TPA) Sound Sensitivity Conference at Sea. March 2016.
  • Naharci, M., Danesh, A.A., Keintz, C., Engstrom, G.,Tappen, R. & Ouslander, J. (2016). Correlations between self-reported hearing loss and frailty in four ethnic groups. Poster presentation. Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology, Phoenix, AZ, April 2016.
  • Danesh, A.A. Genetic aspects of sensorineural hearing loss. Oral Presentation. Audiology in Practice. Nov 8-10 2015, Tehran, Iran.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2015). A Computational Framework with Simplified Tonotopicity for Tinnitus Generation and Its Management by Sound Therapy, Proceedings of the 6th International Multi-Conference on Complexity, Informatics and Cybernetics, Orlando, USA, March 10-13, 2015.
  • Keintz, C., Singer, C., Newman, D., Danesh, A., Engstrom, G., Ouslander, O. Tappen, R. (2015). Dysphagia and Fatigue: Self-perceptions in Healthy Aging Adults. Annual ASHA convention, Nov 2015, Denver Colorado.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2015). Simulation of tinnitus generation and its relief by sound therapy with a realistic time scale, in Advances in Biotechnology and Bioscience, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Bioscience and Bioinformatics, Dubai, UAE, February 22-24, 2015.
  • Danesh, A. A. Misophonia and its audiologic management. Oral presentation. 14th Iranian Congress of Audiology. 19-21 May. 2015 Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. Gene therapy and hair cell regeneration for sensorineural hearing loss. Oral Presentation. 14th Iranian Congress of Audiology. 19-21 May 2015, Tehran, Iran.
  • Aazh, H, Danesh, A. & Mahmoudian, S. Sound Therapy for Tinnitus. Workshop presentation. 14th Iranian Congress of Audiology. 19-21 May 2015, Tehran, Iran.
  • Singer, C., Keintz, C., Danesh, A., Engstrom, G., Ouslander, O. Tappen, R. (2014). Perceived Swallowing Disorders in Healthy Aging Individuals: Impact on Quality of Life, poster presentation, Annual ASHA convention, Nov 2014, Orlando, Florida.
  • Sohn, H. & Danesh, A. (2014). Building Connections: Medical Maladies & Communication Complications. Florida Association of Speech & Hearing Association. Oral Presentation, Annual Convention. Lake Buena Vista, FL. May 22-24, 2014.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2014). A computational model with simplified tonotopicity for tinnitus and its management by sound therapy. Poster Presentation. XI International Tinnitus Seminar, Berlin, Germany May 21-24, 2014.
  • Sheehan, T. & Danesh, A. (2014). Complex Tinnitus Cases- I've Tried It All, Now What? Oral Presentation at the Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), Orlando, FL, March 2014.
  • Danesh, A., Keintz, C., Singer, C., Lieberman, M., Ouslander, J. & Tappen, R. (2014). The effects of Social Engagement and Self Awareness on Communication. Poster Presentation. Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology (AAA), Orlando, FL, March 2014.
  • Wilson, U. Kaf, W., Lichtenhan, J & Danesh, A. (2014). Sinusoidal ASSR is better than tone-burst evoked ABR for estimating low-frequency hearing thresholds. Submitted (accepted) to the Associative Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) midwinter meeting.
  • Keintz, C., Danesh, A., Singer, C., Ouslander, J. & Tappen, R. (2013). Perceived Voice Disorders in the Elderly and Impact on Social Interaction. Poster Presentation. Annual Convention of American Speech-Language & Hearing Association. Chicago, Nov 2013.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2013).: "A neuronal network model with simplified tonotopicity for tinnitus generation and its management by sound therapy" to BEBI2013 (6th WSEAS International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Biomedical Informatics) Baltimore, USA, September 17-19, 2013.
  • Danesh, A. & Hall, J.W, III (2013). Tinnitus Technology Roundtable. Presentation at the 17th annual convention of the Florida Academy of Audiology, Orlando, FL, USA, August 6-8, 2013.
  • Kaf, W.A., Rafael, K., Ross, A. & Danesh, A. (2013). Binaural Interaction Component of Click ABR and 80-Hz ASSR in Normal-Hearing Adults”, IERASG, New Orleans, LA, USA. June 2013
  • Danesh, A., Nagashino, H. & Pandya, A. Neural Network Models of Sound Therapy for Tinnitus: Audiologic Perspectives. Poster presentation at the 25th annual convention of the American Academy of Audiology, Anaheim, CA, USA April 3-6, 2013.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2012). A neuronal network model with homeostatic plasticity for tinnitus generation and management by sound therapy, Proceedings of 2012 Shikoku-Section Joint Convention of the Institutes of Electrical and Related Engineers, Takamatsu, Japan, p. 254, September 29, 2012.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2012). A Neuronal Network Model with Homeostatic Plasticity for Tinnitus Generation and Its Management by Sound Therapy. IEEE EMBS CBES to be held in Langkawi, Malaysia, December 17-19, 2012.
  • Danesh, A & Eshraghi, A. (2012). Otology and Audiology Case Studies. Oral presentation to the Florida Academy of Audiology annual convention in St Augustine, FL, August 2012.
  • Eshraghi, A. & Danesh, A. (2012). Neurotology and Audiology Case Studies. Oral presentation to the Florida Academy of Audiology annual convention in St Augustine, FL, August 2012.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2012). A neuronal network model with plasticity of inhibition for tinnitus management by sound therapy. Submitted to MACMESE2012 (The 14th WSEAS International Conference on Mathematical & Computational Methods in Science & Engineering). Malta, September 7-9, 2012. http://www.wseas.us/conferences/2012/Malta/macmese/
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2012). A neuronal network model with STDP for tinnitus and its management by sound therapy, Proceedings of the IEEE-EMBS International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics, Hong Kong and Shenzhen, China, 2-7 January 2012, pp. 428-431. http://bhi2012.embs.org/programme.php
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A . A. & Pandya, S. (2011). A neuronal network model with STDP for tinnitus management by sound therapy, Recent Advances in Applied & Biomedical Informatics and Computational Engineering in Systems Applications, Proceedings of The Fourth WSEAS International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Biomedical Informatics, Florence, Italy, August 23-25.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. A. & Pandya, S. (2011). A computational model with plasticity for tinnitus and its management by external stimuli. The X International Tinnitus Seminar. Florianapolis, SC, Brazil. March 2011
  • Danesh, A.A. (2011) Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence, Diagnosis and Intervention. Invited Speaker 10th Congress on Audiology, April 23-26. Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2011) Update from the 10th International Tinnitus Seminar in Brazil. Invited Speaker 10th Congress on Audiology, April 23-26. Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2011) Auditory Characteristics in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Evaluation and Intervention. Invited Speaker 10th Congress on Audiology, April 23-26. Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2010). Tinnitus: Seeing it, Assessing it, and Lessening it. Invited Speaker, Florida Speech , Language, and Hearing Association. FLASHA Convention. Orlando, FL.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. A. & Pandya, S. (2010). Improvement of a neuronal network model for tinnitus management process by sound therapy, Proceedings of 2010 Shikoku-Section Joint Convention of the Institutes of Electrical and Related Engineers, Matsuyama, Japan, p. 184, September 25, 2010.
  • Danesh, A.A. & Cocchiola, E. (2010). Auditory Traits and Audiologic Intervention for Autism Spectrum. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Audiology, San Diego, CA.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. , Pandya, A. (2009). Comparison of Neuronal Network Models for Tinnitus Management by Sound Therapy. Presentation at IEEE Engineering in Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. September 2-6, 2009 Minneapolis, MN.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A., Pandya, A. (2009). Inhibition of oscillation in a computational model for tinnitus and its management by sound therapy. The Third TRI Meeting "From Clinical Practice to Basic Neuroscience and Back - An international conference on Tinnitus", June 24th to 26th, 2009, Stresa, Italy.
  • Danesh, A.A., Andreassen, W., Kaf, W. & Scott, J. (2009). Auditory complications in cases with Asperger's Syndrome. Poster accepted for presentation at the Twenty first Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology. Dallas, Texas, April 1-4 2009.
  • Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A., Pandya, A. (2009). A neuronal network model with plasticity for tinnitus management by sound therapy. World Congress, Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering. September 7-12, 2009, Munich, Germany.
  • Nagashino, H., Fujimoto, K., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. , Pandya, A., & He, J. (2008). Oscillation and its Inhibition in A Neuronal Network Model for Tinnitus Sound Therapy. Presentation at IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society “Personalized Healthcare through Technology", August 20-24, 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Danesh, A. A., Andreassen, W., Scott, J., Kaf, W., Bennett, K., Flood, B. (2008). Tinnitus and Hyperacusis in Autism Spectrum Disorders with Emphasis on Asperger's Syndrome (AS). Oral presentation at the IXth International Tinnitus Seminars, Göteborg, Sweden, 15-18th of June 2008.
  • Nagashino, H., Fujimoto, K., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. and Pandya, A. (2008). A computational model for tinnitus and its management by sound therapy. Poster presentation at the IXth International Tinnitus Seminars, Göteborg, Sweden, 15-18th of June 2008.
  • Kaf, W., Danesh, A. & Rahimi, F. (2008). Auditory Steady-State Response: Comparison of interchannel recording using 79 Hz and 39 Hz modulation frequencies. Oral Presentation at the 7th Iranian Congress of Audiology, May 22-24, Tehran-Iran.
  • Andreassen, W. & Danesh, A.A. (2008)Prevalence of Tinnitus and Hyperacusis in Individuals with Asperger's Syndrome (AS) poster presentation, Twentieth Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology. Carlotte, North Carolina (travel cancelled due to budget cut).
  • Hall, J.W., III & Danesh, A.A. (2007). Audiologic Assessment & Management of Tinnitus: Good News for a Bad Problem. The 11th Annual convention of Florida Academy of Audiology. St Petersburg, FL.
  • Nagashino, H., Fujimoto, K., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2007). Dynamical Properties of a Plastic Neural Network Model for Tinnitus Therapy and Inhibition of Oscillation Using Noise Stimulus. Proceedings of the 29th Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS Cité Internationale, Lyon, France. August 23-26, 2007.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2007). Tinnitus: From computational models to clinical management. Workshop on Biomedical Signal Processing. The University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan (Invited speaker/ Featured talk).
  • Danesh, A., Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y. & Pandya, A. (2007). A Plastic Neural Network Model for Tinnitus Inhibition. Poster Presentation in Advances in Tinnitus Assessment, Treatment and Neuroscience Basis Conference, Grand Island, New York. June 22-24, 2007.
  • Danesh, A.A. & Andreassen, W. (2007). Sudden Hearing Loss: Audiological Diagnosis and Management. One hour oral lecture, Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology. Denver, Colorado.
  • Andreassen, W & Danesh, A.A. (2007). Tinnitus Management Outcomes Following Unilateral SSNHL poster presentation, Annual Convention of the American Academy of Audiology. Denver, Colorado.
  • Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2007). Inhibition of Oscillation in a Plastic Neural Network Model Using Noise Stimulus, Proceedings of The 11th World Multi-Conference on systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Vol. IV, pp.108-112, Orlando, July 2007.
  • Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2006) Oscillation and Its Inhibition in a Neural Oscillator Model for Tinnitus, Proceedings of the 28th IEEE-EMBS Annual International Conference, pp.5547-5550, New York, Aug. 2006.
  • Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2006). Analysis of a Neural Oscillator Model With Plasticity for Treatment of Tinnitus, Proceedings of World Congress On Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Vol.14, pp.3413-3416, Seoul, Aug. 2006.
  • Adachi, D., Araki, T., Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A: Inhibition of Oscillation by Noise in a Neural Network Model for Treatment of Tinnitus, Journal of Shikoku-Section Joint Convention of the Institutes of Electrical and Related Engineers, p.188, Sep. 2006.
  • Suzuki, R., Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Akutagawa, M., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2006). A Method of Analysis for alpha-wave in EEG under Tinnitus, Journal of Shikoku-Section Joint Convention of the Institutes of Electrical and Related Engineers, p.180, Sep. 2006.
  • Higashi, S., Fujimoto, K., Nagashino, H., Akutagawa, M., Kinouchi, Y., Danesh, A. & Pandya, A. (2006). Development of a Measurement System of EEG and Its Spectrogram, Journal of Shikoku-Section Joint Convention of the Institutes of Electrical and Related Engineers, p.181, Sep. 2006.
  • Danesh, A. (2005). Abiding residual inhibition in a case with chronic tinnitus. Oral Presentation. The 8th International Tinnitus Seminar. September 2005, Pau-France.
  • Danesh, A. & Wener, D. (2005). A multifactorial analysis of differences between unilateral and bilateral tinnitus. Oral Presentation. The 8th International Tinnitus Seminar. September 2005, Pau-France.
  • Danesh, A.A. & Anderson, B. (2004). Auditory Processing Disorders workshop from Diagnosis to Treatment. Palm Beach County and Martin County study group. Boynton Beach, FL (Invited Speaker).
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004). Tinnitus: Epidemiology, Pathology, and Management. Cognitive Brown Bag Lecture Series, Dep of Psychology, Florida Atlantic University.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004) A multidisciplinary approach to Tinnitus. One hour seminar. Florida Academy of Audiology annual meeting, August, Orlando, FL (Invited Speaker).
  • Danesh, A. A. (2004). Tinnitus: is there a cure for it? Iranian American Medical Association, 9th annual meeting, Miami, FL.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004). Neuroaudiological Applications of Auditory Event-Related Potentials. Presented at the International Congress on Neurotology, Neuroaudiology & Skull Base Surgery, May 14-18, Tehran-Iran (Invited Speaker).
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004). Electrophysiological Aspects of Cranial Nerves Monitoring in Skull Base Surgeries. Presented at the International Congress on Neurotology, Neuroaudiology & Skull Base Surgery, May 14-18, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004). Tinnitus: Masking, Habituation, or Retraining? Presented at the International Congress on Neurotology, Neuroaudiology & Skull Base Surgery, May 14-18, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2004). Cohort and Single Subject Study Designs. Presented at the International Congress on Neurotology, Neuroaudiology & Skull Base Surgery, May 14-18, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A. A. (2004) Anatomical and Functional Imaging of Tinnitus. 34th Midsouth Conference on Communicative Disorders. Memphis-Tennessee.
  • Danesh, A.A (2003). Functional Imaging of Tinnitus. One hour seminar. Presented at the Florida Association of Speech Pathologists and Audiologists, May 24, Marco Island, FL.
  • Danesh, A.A, Scott, J. (2003). DPOAE Findings in Children with Asperger’s Syndrome. Poster Presentation. Presented at the Florida Association of Speech Pathologists and Audiologists, May 24, Marco Island, FL.
  • Danesh, A.A (2003). Anatomical and Functional Neuroimaging of Tinnitus. One hour seminar. Florida Academy of Audiology annual meeting, August, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  • Danesh, A. A., Kinouchi, Y, Wener, D. & Pandya, A. (2003). Functional Imaging of Tinnitus: Seeing of the Unseeable. Submitted as an oral presentation to KES'2003 Seventh International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems 3, 4 & 5 September 2003 University of Oxford, UK.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2002). Neuroimaging of Tinnitus. The 4th Iranian Congress on Audiology, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2002). Clinical and Research Applications of OAEs. The 4th Iranian Congress on Audiology, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A. (2002). OAE workshop. The 4th Iranian Congress on Audiology, Tehran-Iran.
  • Danesh, A.A., Fries, B., & Shahnaz, N. (2002) Otoacoustic Emission Findings in children with Asperger’s Syndrome. International Neonatal Hearing Screening meeting, Milan-Italy.
  • Danesh, A.A., Scott, J. (2002) Contralateral Suppression of DPOAEs in children with Asperger’s Syndrome. Poster presentation. American Academy of Audiology Convention, Philadelphia.
  • Danesh, AA. & Afarin, M. (2002). Contralateral Suppression of OAEs in a Group of Individuals with Bilateral or Unilateral Tinnitus. Poster presentation at the International Academy of Audiology Convention, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Danesh, A., Gould, H., Pandya, A. (2001). Response Source to Speech and Noise as Revealed by EEG-Based Tomograms. KES'2001 Fifth International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information Engineering Systems & Allied Technologies (September 2001 Osaka-Kyoiku University, Osaka, Japan).
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Research in Audiology. Invited Speaker, Workshop Presentation. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Auditory Event-Related Potentials (AERP). Invited Speaker, Workshop Presentation. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Topographic Brain Mapping. Invited Speaker, Workshop Presentation. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Advanced Hearing Aid Technology. Invited Speaker, Workshop Presentation. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Auditory System and Speech Processing. Invited Speaker, Workshop Presentation. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Global Aspects of Audiology: Questions and Answers . Invited Speaker. School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
  • Danesh, A. (2001). Topographic Brain Mapping 101. One-hour instructional course. American Academy of Audiology. San Diego, CA.
  • Danesh, A., Scott, Jack (2001). Otoacoustic Emission (OAE) findings in Children with Autism. Poster Presentation. American Academy of Audiology. San Diego, CA.
  • Jacobster, H. & Danesh, A. (2001). Efficacy of Chirp Stimuli to Obtain Frequency Specific ABRs. Poster Presentation. American Academy of Audiology. San Diego, CA.
  • Danesh, A., & Saul, R. (2000). Auditory Event-Related Potentials, Research and Clinical Applications. One Hour Oral Seminar, Florida Academy of Audiology, Coral Springs, FL.
  • Danesh, A., & Gould, H. (2000). Determination of Response Source to Speech and Noise as Detected by Low Resolution Electromagnetic Tomography Algorithm (LORETA). Poster Presentation , American Academy of Audiology, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Mahecha, N., Danesh, A., & Saul, R. (2000). CAPD/Language Asymmetries in Fraternal Twins. Oral Presentation, Florida Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists, Spring Convention, Orlando, FL.