Ashton Lampe, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA, an Audiologist at Nebraska Medicine will discuss hearing loss, hearing aids and implant options at the next Omaha Science Café at 7 p.m., June 7 at the Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.
Lampe joined the audiology team in the Department of Otolaryngology in May of 2015. She was born and raised in Falls City, Nebraska. Ashton chose to seek higher education in Nebraska as well, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for her Bachelors of Science in Education and Human Sciences where she graduated with highest distinction.
She then continued on at Lincoln to receive her Masters of Science in Audiology and then finally her Doctorate of Audiology in May of 2015. In her role as an audiologist at Nebraska Medicine, she completes diagnostic hearing and balance evaluations for both pediatric and adult patients, evaluates for and fits hearing aids, bone anchored hearing devices and cochlear implants.
Dr. Lampe is a member of the American Academy of Audiology and the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
Science Cafés involve a face-to-face conversation with a scientist about current science topics. They are open to everyone (21 and older) and take place in casual settings like pubs and coffeehouses. Each meeting is organized around an interesting topic of conversation. A scientist gives a brief presentation followed by a question and answer period.
Pizza will be provided for the first 50 people.