Paul Kileny, Ph.D.
Paul Kileny, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Michigan, where he co-founded the Cochlear Implant Program and established the Newborn Hearing Screening Program and the Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring Program.
Dr. Kileny has been the recipient of National Institutes of Health grants for studies involving various aspects of cochlear implants, including the investigation of new cochlear prosthesis alternatives, factors affecting performance with a cochlear implant, and clinical neurophysiology applications in patients with cochlear implants. He has authored more than 140 journal articles and book chapters, including more than 20 publications on intraoperative monitoring, and has lectured extensively nationally and internationally.
He is an American Speech-Language-Hearing Association fellow, a founding fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a charter member of its board from 1988 to 1990, and a scientific fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He is a member of the American Otological Society, American Neurotological Society and Association for Research in Otolaryngology. He is also a fellow of the Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advances in Children (SENTAC) and of the American Society of Neurophysiological Monitoring.
Dr. Kileny is the recipient of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Certificate of Honor (2001), the American Academy of Audiology Career Award in Hearing (2002), the Presidential Citation of the American Otological Society (2006) and Honors of the Association, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (2011).