Susan Norton, Ph.D.
Susan Norton, Ph.D., CCC-A, joined the University of Washington faculty in 1991. She is a professor in the Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery and an adjunct professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences. Dr. Norton is the chief of Audiology Programs & Research at Seattle Children's Hospital. She earned her Ph.D. in Hearing Science from the University of Washington and completed an NIH post-doctoral fellowship at Boys Town National Research Hospital. Her passion is early diagnosis and intervention for children with hearing loss.
Undergraduate Education: University of Denver, Denver, Colo., 1971
Graduate Education: University of Washington, 1982
Fellowship: Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Neb., 1984
Memberships: American Academy of Audiology, American Auditory Society, Association for Research in Otolarngology, Cochlear Implant Alliance, Acoustical Society of America
Awards and honors
2008: Outstanding Alumnus, University of Washington Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences
Pediatric cochlear implants, pediatric audiology
Pediatric hearing loss
Meredith MA, Rubinstein JT, Sie KCY, Norton SJ. Cochlear Implantation in Children with Postlingual Progressive Steeply Sloping High-Frequency Hearing Loss., J Am Acad Audiol ; 28(10):913-919
Mitchell RM, Saltzman BS, Norton SJ, Harrison RG, Heike CL, Luquetti DV, Sie KCY. Hearing Loss in Children With Craniofacial Microsomia., Cleft Palate Craniofac. J. 2017 11; 54(6):656-663
Field LJ, Norton SB. Regional models for sediment toxicity assessment., Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 2014 Mar; 33(3):708-17
McCormick PJ, Schoene MJ, Dehmler MA, Kaiser JJ, Norton SE, Pizon A, Fornalik MA. Evaluation of a rapid microbiological method with a mixed culture biofilm model., PDA J Pharm Sci Technol ; 67(5):512-32