Audiology Externship (Arizona)
Mayo School of Health Sciences offers a one-year Audiology Externship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona for students enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Audiology program.
This externship provides in-depth clinical knowledge and skills that enable practitioners to provide high-quality comprehensive audiology care. Education focuses on patient care, providing state-of-the-art clinical audiology services to a primarily adult population.
In-depth clinical experiences are provided to develop a well-rounded, competent audiologist, including:
- Audiological evaluations
- Posturography and videonystagmography
- Rotational chair testing
- Canalith repositioning procedures
- Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
- Auditory brainstem testing
- Otoacoustic emissions
- Hearing aid dispensing
- Adult aural rehabilitation programs
- Cochlear implants
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Mayo Clinic has two campuses in Arizona. On the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix is the state-of-the-art Mayo Clinic Hospital, the first hospital entirely designed and built by Mayo Clinic. It has been recognized several times by Phoenix magazine as the "Best Hospital in Phoenix."
The Mayo Clinic campus in Scottsdale is centered around a beautiful, five-story outpatient clinic. This modern facility contains extensive exam rooms, an outpatient surgery center equipped for general anesthesia, a full-service laboratory, pharmacy, patient education library, endoscopy suite, and a 188-seat auditorium for patient, staff and student education programs. Services in numerous medical and surgical disciplines are provided, including outstanding programs in cancer treatment and organ transplantation.
Graduation and certification
Upon successful completion of the Audiology Externship, you receive a certificate of completion from Mayo School of Health Sciences.
For the majority of the externship, your learning schedule includes eight-hour days, five days a week.
Each year, Mayo School of Health Sciences admits two students to the Audiology Externship. This ensures that you receive a comprehensive educational experience with close one-on-one instruction.