Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Director – Center for Audiology and Speech Pathology
Department of Otolaryngology
Dr. Carlson is an Audiologist and has worked for the Center for Audiology & Speech Pathology since October 1989. Dr. Carlson obtained her Ph.D. degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in August 1986. She holds a dual Master's of Science Degree in Communication Disorders and Sciences and in Rehabilitation Administration and Services and a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Pathology from Augustana College in Rock Island, IL granted in May 1980.
Dr. Carlson received Fellows Honors from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association in 2007 and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Audiology. She has participated on a variety of Boards and Committees for AAA and ASHA, served on the Texas State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, is a past President and Founding Member of the Texas Academy of Audiology, and is the immediate Past President of the American Academy of Audiology.
Reasons for Referral
Assistive Listening Devices
Central Auditory Processing Disorders
Augustana College, BA, 1980
Communications Disorders & Sciences (Audiology)
Southern Illinois University of Carbondale, MS 1982
Communications Disorders & Sciences (Audiology):
Southern Illinois University of Carbondale, PhD, 1986
Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A)
Board Certified in Audiology