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PUBLICATIONS

Dwyer, R. T., Gifford, R.H., Bess, F. H., Dorman, M., Spahr, A., & Hornsby, B. W. (2019). Diurnal Cortisol Levels and Subjective Ratings of Effort and Fatigue in Adult Cochlear Implant Users: A Pilot Study. American journal of audiology, 1-11. Full Article

Mcgarrigle, J., Gustafson, Y., Hornsby, H., & Bess, H. (2018). Behavioral Measures of Listening Effort in School-Age Children: Examining the Effects of Signal-to-Noise Ratio, Hearing Loss, and Amplification. Ear and Hearing40(2), 381–392. Full Article

Camarata, S., Werfel, K., Davis, T., Hornsby, B., & Bess, F. (2018). Language Abilities, Phonological Awareness, Reading Skills, and Subjective Fatigue in School-Age Children With Mild to Moderate Hearing Loss. Exceptional Children84(4), 420–436. Full Article

Gustafson, S., Key, A., Hornsby, B., & Bess, F. (2018). Fatigue Related to Speech Processing in Children With Hearing Loss: Behavioral, Subjective, and Electrophysiological Measures.(Research Article). Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research61(4), 1000–1011. Full Article

Hornsby, B., Gustafson, S., Lancaster, H., Cho, S., Camarata, S., Bess, F., & Bess, F. (2017). Subjective Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss Assessed Using Self- and Parent-Proxy Report. American Journal of Audiology26, 393–407. Full Article

Key, AP, Gustafson, SJ, Rentmeester, L, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (2017). Speech-processing fatigue in children: Auditory event-related potential and behavioral measures. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing ResearchFull Article

Hornsby, BWY, Naylor, G, & Bess, FH. (2016). A Taxonomy of Fatigue Concepts and Their Relation to Hearing Loss. Ear and Hearing, 37, 136S-144S. Full Article

Bess, FH, Gustafson, SJ, Corbett, BA, Lambert, EW, Camarata, SM, & Hornsby, BWY. (2016). Salivary Cortisol Profiles of Children with Hearing Loss. Ear and Hearing, 37(3), 334-344. Full Article

Gustafson, SJ, Davis, H, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (2015). Factors Influencing Hearing Aid Use in the Classroom: A Pilot Study. American Journal of Audiology24(4), 563-568. Full Article

Bess, FH, Gustafson, SJ, & Hornsby, BWY. (2014). How Hard Can it be to Listen? Fatigue in School-Age Children with Hearing Loss. Journal of Educational Audiology;20. Full Article

Bess, FH, & Hornsby, BWY. (2014). The Complexities of Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss. SIG 9 Perspectives on Hearing and Hearing Disorders in Childhood, 24(2), 25-39. Full Article

Bess, FH, & Hornsby, BWY. (2014). Commentary: Listening can be exhausting—Fatigue in children and adults with hearing loss. Ear and hearing, 35(6), 592-599. Full Article

Dodd-Murphy, JD, Murphy, W, & Bess, FH. (2014). Accuracy of School Screenings in the Identification of Minimal Sensorineural Hearing Loss. American Journal of Audiology, 2014;23(4):365. Full Article

Hornsby, BWY, Werfel, KL, Camarata, SM, Bess, FH. (2013). Subjective Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss: Some Preliminary Findings. American Journal of Audiology. Full Article

Porter, HL, Sladen, DP, Rothpletz, AM, Ampah, SB, & Bess, FH. (2013). Developmental Outcomes in Early School-Aged Children with Minimal Hearing Loss. American Journal of Audiology, Vol.22, 263-270. Full Article

PRESENTATIONS

Hornsby, BWY., Davis, H., Camarata, S. & Bess, FH. (May 2019). Measuring listening-related fatigue in children. International Collegium of Rehabilitative Audiology Meeting, Hong Kong. Slides

Davis, H. (March 2019). Listening is Exhausting! Fatigue Associated with Hearing Loss. OticonNEXT Conference, Grapevine, TX. Slides

Hornsby, B., Camarata, S., Davis, H., Cho, S-J. & Bess, FH. (2018, April). Too Tired to Listen? Quantifying Listening-related Fatigue using the Vanderbilt Fatigue Scale. Paper presented at the American Academy of Audiology convention, Nashville, TN. Slides

Davis, H. (February 2018). Listening is Exhausting! Fatigue Associated with Hearing Loss. Educational Audiology Association Webinar. Slides

Davis, H. (February 2018). My Ears are Tired! Subjective Reports of Fatigue in Adults and Children with Hearing Loss. Educational Audiology Association Webinar. Slides

Davis, H (June 2017). Listening Fatigue: A Problem for Students with Hearing Loss? Educational Audiology Association Conference, Phoenix, AZ. Slides

Davis, H (October 2017). Listening is Exhausting: An Overview of Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss. Hear Indiana Conference, Indianapolis, IN. Slides

Davis, H. (October 2017). From Research Lab to Real Life: Decoding the Research on Listening-Related Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss. Hear Indiana Conference, Indianapolis, IN. Slides

Hornsby, BWY (May 2017). Subjective Fatigue in School-Age Children with Hearing Loss: Is it a problem and how do you measure it? Modern Developments in Audiology, Nashville, TN. Slides

Hornsby, BWY (October 2017). Effort and Fatigue in Children with Unilateral Hearing Loss What’s the risk? Phonak Unilateral Hearing Loss in Children Conference, Philadelphia, PA. Slides

Hornsby, BWY (March 2017).  Measuring Fatigue in School-Age Children with Hearing Loss. Academy Research Conference, AudiologyNOW!. Indianapolis, IN. Slides

Davis, H. (2016). Identification and Management of Listening-Related Fatigue in Students with Hearing Loss. 66th Conference on Exceptional Children, Greensboro, NC. Slides

Hornsby, BWY (October 2016). Understanding listening-induced fatigue in school-age children with hearing loss. A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification Conference. Atlanta, GA. Slides

Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (June, 2016). A Comparison of Behavioral Measures of Processing Load in Children. Hearing Across the Lifespan, Cernobbio, Italy. Slides

Hornsby, BWY, Bess, FH, & Camarata, S. (June, 2016). Examining Fatigue in Children and Adults with Hearing Loss. Hearing Across the Lifespan, Cernobbio, Italy. Slides

Gustafson, SJ. (May, 2016). Wake Up! Let’s talk about fatigue in the classroom. OPTION Schools, Inc Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. Slides

Gustafson, SJ, Camarata, SM, Hornsby, BWY, Key, AF, & Bess, FH. (November, 2015). Objective Assessment of Fatigue in School-Age Children with Hearing Loss. American Speech- Language- Hearing Association Meeting, Denver, CO. Slides

Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (October, 2015). Motivation, Control and Hearing Loss-Related Fatigue. Aging and Speech Communication Research Conference, Bloomington, IN. Slides

Gustafson, SJ. (April, 2015). Hearing Aid Use in School Age Children with Hearing Loss. Vanderbilt University Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences Research Seminar. Nashville, TN. Slides

Bess, FH, Camarata, SM, Hornsby, BWY, Werfel, KL. (November, 2013). Measuring Fatigue in School-Age Children with Hearing Loss. American Speech Language Hearing Association Meeting, Chicago, IL. Slides

POSTERS

Sekator, S, Dold, C, Davis, H, Cho, SJ, Camarata, S, Bess, FH, & Hornsby, BWY. (March 2019). Do Additional Disabilities Impact Listening-Related Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss? American Academy of Audiology Conference, Columbus, OH. PDF

Hornsby, BWY, Davis, H, Cho, SJ, & Bess, F. (August 2018). Using the Vanderbilt Fatigue Scales to explore the effects of hearing loss and device use on listening-related fatigue in adults and children with hearing loss. International Hearing Aid Research Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA. PDF

Dold, C, Sekator, S, Davis, H, Cho, SJ, & Hornsby, BWY. (March 2018). Tired from Listening? Exploring Associations Between Listening-Related Fatigue and Fatigability. American Academy of Audiology Conference, Nashville, TN. PDF

Virts, M, Hornsby, BWY, Davis, H, Camarata, S, Cho, SJ, & Bess, F. (March 2018). My Ears Are Exhausted! Development of a Fatigue Scale for Children with Hearing Loss. American Academy of Audiology Conference, Nashville, TN. PDF

Hornsby, BWY, Virts, M, Davis, H, Camarata, S, Cho, SJ, & Bess, F. (March 2018). A Fatigue Scale for Children with Hearing Loss: Initial Development. American Auditory Society Conference, Scottsdale, AZ. PDF

Virts, M, Davis, H, Hornsby, BWY, Camarata, S, McGarrigle, R., & Bess, FH. (November 2017). Parent, Child and Teacher Subjective Reports of Listening-Related Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss. American Speech-Language Hearing Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA. PDF

Davis, H, Hornsby, BWY, Camarata, S, Bess, FH. (October 2017). Development of the Vanderbilt Fatigue Scale: Applications for Children with Unilateral Hearing Loss. Phonak Unilateral Hearing Loss in Children Conference, Philadelphia, PA. PDF

Davis, H., Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (October 2016). Fatigue Sounds Like Phantom, So Maybe a Squid? Subjective Reports of Listening-Related Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss.  A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification Conference, Atlanta, GA. PDF

Gustafson, SJ, Ricketts, T, & Tharpe, AM. (November 2016). Beyond the Family: Turning to Teachers for Reports of Hearing Aid Use and Management. American Speech- Language- Hearing Association Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. PDF

Davis, H, Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (October 2016). “Fatigue Sounds Like Phantom, So Maybe a Squid?” Subjective Reports of Listening-Related Fatigue in Children with Hearing Loss. A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification, Atlanta, GA. PDF

Schoon, R, Davis, TN, Camarata, S, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (November 2015). Are receptive vocabulary and articulation skills associated with speech recognition in children with hearing loss? American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Meeting, Denver, CO. PDF

Gustafson, SJ, Suba, E, Camarata, SM, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (November 2015). Examining the Validity of the Vanderbilt Hearing-Related Fatigue Scale: A Pilot Study. American Speech- Language- Hearing Association Meeting, Denver, CO. PDF

Davis, TN, Camarata, S, & Bess, FH. (July 2015). Concurrent Predictors of Reading Performance in Children with Hearing Loss. American Speech Language Hearing Association Schools Conference, Phoenix, AZ. PDF

Davis, H, Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (March 2015). Beyond the Fitting Appointment: Hearing Aid and FM Use Patterns in the Classroom. AudiologyNOW!2015, San Antonio, TX. PDF

Headley, A, Fustos, E, Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (March 2015). Profiling Hearing Aid Use in School-Age Children with Mild-to-Moderate Hearing Loss. EHDI Meeting, Louisville, KY. PDF

Gutierrez, O, Davis, TN, Camarata, SM, & Bess, FH (November 2014). Reading Profiles & Fatigue Ratings in Children with Hearing Loss. American Speech Language Hearing Association Meeting, Orlando, FL. PDF

Headley, A, Gustafson, SJ, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (November 2014). A Comparison of Parental- & Self-Reports of Fatigue in Children With Hearing Loss. American Speech Language Hearing Association Meeting, Orlando, FL. PDF

Gustafson, SJ, Key, AP, Hornsby, BWY, & Bess, FH. (August 2014). Objective Assessment of Speech in Noise Abilities & the Effect of Amplification in Children with Hearing Loss. International Hearing Aid Conference, Tahoe City, CA. PDF

Rentmeester, L, Shuster, A, Key, AP, Hornsby, BWY, Bess, FH. (November 2014). Objective Measures of Fatigue in Children with and without Hearing Loss. Academy Research Conference, Orlando, FL. &  AudiologyNOW, Orlando, FL. PDF

Gustafson, SJ, DeLong, AD, Werfel, KL, Bess, FH. (November 2013). Classroom Noise and Fatigue in Children with Normal Hearing and Children with Hearing Loss. A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification, Chicago, IL. & American Speech Language Hearing Association Meeting, Chicago, IL. PDF

Rentmeester, L, Shuster, A, Hornsby, BWY, Bess, FH. (November 2013). Measures of Fatigue in Children with and without Hearing Loss. A Sound Foundation Through Early Amplification, Chicago, IL. & American Speech Language Hearing Association Meeting, Chicago, IL. PDF