Lena Jamal

Clinical interests:

  • Newborn hearing and Pediatric audiology

Medical Education:

AuD, Doctor of Audiology, Wayne State University
MSc, Biological Sciences, University of Windsor
BAS, Arts and Sciences [Honors], University of Windsor

Membership and Honorary/Professional Societies

  • Wayne State University, Graduate – Professional Scholarship
  • Wayne State University, Student Academy of Audiology Travel Award
  • Member, Golden Key International Honor Society

Professional Appointments

  • Michigan Ear, Nose and Throat Associates, West Bloomfield MI (05/2017 – present)
  • Hearing evaluations for children from birth to young adulthood in a busy medical environment
    Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit MI (05/2016 – 04/2017)
  • Pediatric hearing assessments and follow up, as well as amplification and cochlear implant management
    Sound Advice Hearing Aids and Audiology, Livonia MI (01/2016 – 04/2016)
  • Performed hearing tests, hearing aid selections and fittings for an adult population in a private practice setting John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Detroit MI (05/2015 – 08/2015)
  • Provided comprehensive hearing and balance services to an adult population
    Henry Ford Health System, MI (05/2014 – 04/2015)
  • Conducted a full range of audiological and vestibular diagnostic testing, as well as hearing aid evaluations, fittings and management Wayne State University Audiology Clinic, Detroit MI (09/2013 – 07/2014)
  • Performed hearing tests for a young adult population. Helped to raise awareness of noise induced hearing loss prevention by fitting custom hearing protection
    University of Michigan Children’s Mott Hospital, Ann Arbor MI

  • Observed intraoperative monitoring for a pediatric cochlear implantation
    Center for Senior Independence, Detroit MI
  • Amplification fitting and follow up with a geriatric patient population
    University of Michigan Cochlear Implant Program, Ann Arbor MI
  • Observed cochlear implant fitting and follow-up for children and adults

Poster Presentations

  • Jamal L, Khan AN, Butt S, Patel CR, Zhang H (2012). The level and distribution of the GABA(B)R1 and GABA(B)R2 receptor subunits in the rat’s inferior colliculus. Front Neural Circuits 6:92
  • Jamal L, Zhang H, Finlayson PG, Porter LA, Zhang H (2011). The level and distribution of the GABA(B)R2 receptor subunit in the rat. Neuroscience 181:243-256