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Kelly Radziwon

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences
University at Buffalo, SUNY
Center for Hearing and Deafness

Education / Training:

2013 Ph.D., Cognitive Psychology, University at Buffalo, SUNY
2006 B.A., Psychology/History, American University

Employment / Professional Experience:

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences
University at Buffalo, SUNY
Center for Hearing and Deafness
2013 – present

Professional Honors/ Advisory and Editorial Boards:

2009-2011 Senator for the Psychology Graduate Student Association
2010 Rice Award runner-up (University at Buffalo)
2010 Association for Research in Otolaryngology conference travel award
2011 Mark Diamond Research Fund Grant (University at Buffalo)
2011 Psychology Dissertation Year Award runner-up (University at Buffalo)
2014 American Speech-Language Hearing Foundation, New Investigators Research Grant
2014 Action on Hearing Loss, Flexi Grant
2015 Bishop Travel Award (University at Buffalo)
2015 Hearing Health Foundation, Emerging Research Grant

Research and Creative Activities:

Research Interests:
Animal psychoacoustics, tinnitus, hyperacusis, deafness, speech perception, auditory temporal resolution

Peer-Reviewed Publications:
Radziwon, K.E., June, K.M., Stolzberg, D.J., Xu-Friedman, M.A., Salvi, R.J., and Dent, M.L. (2009) Behaviorally measured audiograms and gap detection thresholds in CBA/CaJ mice. Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology 195, 961-969.

Radziwon, K.E., Welch, T.E., Cone, J.P., and Dent, M.L. (2011). Identification of auditory distance cues by zebra finches and budgerigars. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 129, 3384-3392.

Stolzberg, D.J., Hayes, S.H., Kashanian, N., Radziwon, K.E., Salvi, R.J., and Allman, B.L. (2013). A novel behavioral assay for the assessment of acute tinnitus in rats optimized for simultaneous recording of oscillatory neural activity. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 219(2), 224-232.

Neilans, E.G., Holfoth, D.P., Radziwon, K.E., Portfors, C.V., and Dent, M.L. (2014). Discrimination of ultrasonic vocalizations by CBA/CaJ mice (Mus musculus) is related to spectrotemporal dissimilarity of vocalizations. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85405. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085405.

Chen, G.D., Radziwon, K.E., Kashanian, N., Manohar, S., Salvi, R.J. (2014). Salicylate-induced auditory perceptual disorders and plastic changes in non-classical auditory centers in rats. Neural Plasticity 78(5): http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/658741.

Radziwon, K.E., and Dent, M.L. (2014). Frequency difference limens and auditory cue trading in CBA/CaJ mice (Mus musculus). Behavioural Processes 106, 74-76.

Hayes, S.H., Radziwon, K.E., Stolzberg, D.J., and Salvi, R.J. (2014). Behavioral models of tinnitus and hyperacusis in animals. Frontiers in Neurology 5(179): doi: 10.3389/fneur.2014.00179.

Radziwon, K.E., Stolzberg, D.J., Urban, M.E., Bowler, R.A., and Salvi, R.J. (2015). Salicylate-induced hearing loss and gap detection deficits in rats. Frontiers in Neurology 6.

Chen, Y-C., Wang, J., Yang, M., Jiao, Y., Zang, F-C., Tong, J-X., Radziwon, K., Chen, G-D., Sun, W., Muthaiah, V.P.K., Salvi, R., and Teng, G-J. (2015). Tinnitus and hyperacusis involve hyperactivity and enhanced connectivity in auditory-limbic-arousal-cerebellar network. eLife: doi: 10.7554/eLife.06576.

Toal, K.L., Radziwon, K.E., Holfoth, D.P., Xu-Friedman, M.A., and Dent, M.L. (2016). Audiograms, gap detection thresholds, and frequency difference limens in cannabinoid receptor 1 knockout mice. Hearing Research 332, 217-222.