Kishan M M

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

Department of Speech and Hearing

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Kishan M M is Assistant Professor- Selection Grade in Department of Speech and Hearing at SOAHS, Manipal.

    He is:

    • V and VI Semester (BASLP) Class Coordinator
    • Clinical Incharge: Audiology OPD
    • Coordinator for training of students from Biomedical Engineering, MIT
    • Teacher guardian (I & II Semester BASLP)
    • Teaching: Undergraduate / Postgraduate
    • Clinical supervision & patient care
    • Guide: Conferences / Paper presentations / Dissertation
    • Deputy Co-ordinator: Certificate Course for Teachers

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Psychophysics SH 106 I MASLP
Diagnostic Audiology –Part-1 B 3.3 II BASLP, 3rd Semester
Management of the Hearing Impaired B 2.4 II BASLP, 2nd Semester
Introduction to hearing & hearing sciences B 1.2 I BASLP, 1st Semester

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
MSc Audiology All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore University, Mysore 2007
BSc Speech and Hearing School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education 2005

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Dept. of Speech & Hearing, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Assistant Professor – Selection Scale 2014 - Till date
Dept. of Speech & Hearing, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Assistant Professor-Senior Scale 2012-2014
Dept. of Speech & Hearing, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Assistant Professor 2009-2012
Dept. of Speech & Hearing, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal Lecturer 2007-2009

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Hearing aid, Aural Rehabilitation, Psychophysics, Electrophysiology, cochlear implant, earmould

Area of Expertise

Hearing aid fitting, earmould, aural rehabilitation

Area of Research

Hearing aid, Aural Rehabilitation, Psychophysics, Electrophysiology, cochlear implant, earmould

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)
  • Life member of Indian Speech & Hearing Association (ISHA)
  • Life member of Indian Speech & Hearing Association –Manipal Chapter 

Normative for motor speech profile in Kannada speaking adults

2012-01-01 Ranjana Elizabeth J Prasanna V

International Journal of Scientific Research, Vol 1, Issue 3, 2012.

Pure tone audiometry and otoacoustic emissions for the assessment of hearing loss in diabetic patients

2010-01-01 Deepti P Snithin S

International Symposium Audiology Medicine, Vol 1, 2010.

Disfluencies in typically developing Tamil speaking children between 4 - 8 years

2011-01-01

LAMBART Academic Publishing, 2011.

Self-reported hearing aid outcome measures using disease specific questionnaire in hearing impaired adults

2012-01-01 Krishna Y Abin

LAMBART Academic Publishing,2012.

Personality and Anxiety

Funding agency-All India Institute of speech and hearing Mysore, 2012- 2013

Temporal modulation transfer function through advanced digital hearing aids

2010-01-01 Abin K Mathew

2010.TMTF signal processing helps us in understanding the digital hearing aid and speech perception ability. It helps and understanding for the better selection of hearing aid for hearing impaired.

Dichotic rhyme test in Kannada

2011-01-01 Smruthy Moncy

2011. Dichotic Rhyme Test developed in Kannada for the clinical purpose for the identification of auditory processing ability in adult and children.

Kannada paediatric speech intelligibility test

2013-01-01 Natasha Chahande,

2011-2013.Paediatric speech intelligibility test one of the first India test material developed in Kannada language with the purpose of understanding and diagnosing the speech understanding ability in clinical population and monitor the outcome measures of hearing aid and cochlear implant.

Auditory processing abilities in amateur music learners

2012-01-01 Kruthika Anand

2012. Musicians are required to follow musical melodies with harmony and are required to produce musical notes with exactitude which depends on peripheral and central auditory processing. Since they are well trained the perceptual abilities are superior to. In this thesis music training individuals out-performed the non-music training individuals.

Music perception through channel hearing aids

2009

Hearing aid development

2012