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LOCHI study team

National Acoustic Laboratories
Australian Hearing Hub
Level 4, 16 University Avenue
Macquarie University, NSW 2109

If you have general queries about the LOCHI study,
please email or call us on:

Ph: 02 9412 6947
Fax: 02 9411 8273


New South Wales (02) 9412 6800
Dr. Teresa Ching (Project Leader)
Vivienne Marnane (Project Coordinator/Speech Pathologist)
Vicky Zhang (Research Audiologist)
Sanna Hou (Paediatric Audiologist)
Jessica Whitfield (Speech Pathologist)
Miriam Gunnourie (Speech Pathologist)
Jessica Sjahalam-King (Reserach Audiologist/Operations)
Cara Wong (Research Psychologist)

Victoria (03) 8325 9014
Lauren Burns (Paediatric Audiologist)
Trish Van Buynder (Research Audiologist)
Laura Button (Speech Pathologist)

Queensland (07) 3237 6841
Chris Flynn (Paediatric Audiologist)
Louise Martin (Speech Pathologist)
Karen McGhie (Research Audiologist)

The NAL LOCHI Team 2016

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The Team

NAL Research Team
The National Acoustic Laboratories (NAL) conducts the study with the support of multiple bodies. NAL is the research division of Australian Hearing

The LOCHI Team

As the project has developed and grown so too has the team. Dr Teresa Ching continues to lead the project.

Speech Pathologists: Viv Marnane, Jessica Whitfield, Miriam Gunnourie

Audiologists: Vicky Zhang, Sanna Hou, Jessica Sjahalam-King

Psychologist: Cara Wong

Speech Pathologists: Louise Martin

Audiologists: Chris Flynn, Karen McGhie

Speech Pathologists: Laura Button

Audiologists: Trish Van Buynder, Lauren Burns

Operations and Data
Viv Marnane, Jessica Sjahalam-King