Dr. Hashir Aazh BSc, MSc, PhD (Audiologist, Specialist in Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Rehabilitation)
Over the last 15 years, Hashir has developed and managed several NHS tinnitus and hyperacusis services in London and Surrey. He has written over 30 scientific papers in the field of Audiology. In 2009 he was awarded the Joss Millar Shield from the British Society of Audiology. Hashir is an affiliate Assistant Professor at Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, Florida Atlantic University, USA.
Hashir is the course director for the tinnitus and hyperacusis therapy master classes at Guildford (UK), Zurich (Switzerland), Amsterdam (Netherlands), and Copenhagen (Denmark). He recently organised a highly regarded specialist training course for audiologists, otolaryngologists, psychiatrists and psychologists in Melbourne (Australia) on tinnitus and hyperacusis rehabilitation.
Hashir is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Audiology, guest Editor of Noise & Health, and reviewer for The Laryngoscope, Psychosomatic Journal, BMJ, and The New England Journal of Medicine.
Hashir is the organiser of the International Conference on Hyperacusis: The relationship of Hyperacusis with Noise Sensitivity, Tinnitus, Hearing Loss and Misophonia. Hyperacusis conference is suitable for professionals as well as patients.
Hashir supervises MSc students at University of Surrey and is the research and development lead at Audiology Department, Royal Surrey County Hospital. His current studies focus on: