Dr Carlie Driscoll

Senior Lecturer in Audiology

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
carlie.driscoll@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53095

Overview

Positions: Chair of School Teaching and Learning Committee, Senior Lecturer in Audiology, Teaching and Learning Coordinator for Division of Audiology.

Teaching Themes: Clinical Audiology, Rehabilitative Audiology, Paediatric Audiology.

Research interests: Paediatric audiology, hearing screening,

Publications: Over 50 peer-reviewed, national and international journal articles, 2 edited books, 7 book chapters, 30 abstracts.

Reviewer: Asia Pacific Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing; International Journal of Audiology; European Journal of Neurology; International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Journal of the American Academy of Audiology; BMC Health Services Research Journal; Journal of Hearing Science; Audiology Research; Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research; Ear & Hearing.

Editorial Boards: Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, Journal of Hearing Science.

Professional Memberships: Audiological Society of Australia, Asia Pacific Society of Speech, Language and Hearing.

Research Interests

  • Paediatric Hearing Screening
    Current projects include: Postnatal Hearing Loss Surveillance, Hearing Loss in Children with Family History, Middle Ear Function in Newborns, Hearing Loss and Middle Ear Disorders in the Solomon Islands, Tele-audiology Applications with Neonates in Remote Communities, and Hearing Loss in Chinese schools - Examination of Headphone Types.

Research Impacts

Dr. Driscoll’s research findings are frequently translated into professional policy (e.g., the adoption of new test protocols for balance testing at the Royal Brisbane and Womens’ Hospital, new outcome measures by Queensland’s Hear & Say Centres, new clinical pathways at Australian Hearing centres nationally, and new protocols for monitoring of postnatal hearing loss in Queensland Health’s newborn screening program). She is also an experienced provider of expert opinion repots on policy and legal matters, such as Queensland Health’s Diagnostic Audiology Protocols, Queensland Supreme Court trials, insurance claims, etc.

Qualifications

  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Audiology, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology, The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Driscoll, Carlie J., McPherson, Bradley and Wilson, Wayne J. (2014). Hearing screening for school children. In Bradley McPherson and Carlie J. Driscoll (Ed.), School Health Screening Systems (pp. 63-94) Hauppauge, NY, USA: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Grieve, Lorna, Hunter, Renee, Jones, Anita, Schultz, Catherine, Telfar, Caroline, Whittington, Anna, Keogh, Tegan, Kei, Joseph and Driscoll, Carlie (2013) Measuring speech understanding in children: a comparison of self-rating and speech score. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Audiology, 33 2: 154-162.

  • Beswick, Rachael, Driscoll, Carlie, Kei, Joseph, Khan, Asad and Glennon, Shirley (2013) Which risk factors predict postnatal hearing loss in children. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 24 3: 205-213. doi:10.3766/jaaa.24.3.6

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Driscoll, Carlie J., McPherson, Bradley and Wilson, Wayne J. (2014). Hearing screening for school children. In Bradley McPherson and Carlie J. Driscoll (Ed.), School Health Screening Systems (pp. 63-94) Hauppauge, NY, USA: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Beswick, Rachael and Driscoll, Carlie (2013). Hearing loss in children with craniofacial anomalies. In Sharon B. Turner and Joseph E. Miller (Ed.), Craniofacial disorders: causes, types and surgical/treatment options (pp. 83-100) Huntington, NY, United States: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Driscoll, Carlie J. (2010). Counseling of families and children with hearing loss. In Jason P. Dupont (Ed.), Hearing loss: Classification, causes and treatment (pp. 213-232) New York, N.Y. U.S.A.: Nova Science Publishers.

  • Driscoll, Carlie J. and McPherson, Bradley (2010). Glossary. In Carlie J. Driscoll and Bradley McPherson (Ed.), In Newborn Screening Systems: The Complete Perspective (pp. 213-221) San Diego, CA, U.S.A: Plural Publishing.

  • Driscoll, Carlie J. and McPherson, Bradley (2010). Newborn screening: History, principles, and analysis. In Carlie J. Driscoll and Bradley McPherson (Ed.), Newborn screening systems: The complete perspective (pp. 3-22) San Diego, CA, U.S.A: Plural.

  • Ng, Iris Hoi-Yee and Driscoll, Carlie (2009). Hearing loss and middle ear disorders in children with Down Syndrome: The need for screening and surveillance systems. In Dominicus Jelinek and Gijs Dvorak (Ed.), Handbook of down syndrome research (pp. 397-408) New York: Nova Publishers.

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.