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Dr. Jijo P M completed his PhD in Audiology from All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysuru under the guidance of Professor Asha Yathiraj. He completed his Masters degree in Audiology from All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysuru and BSc. Speech and Hearing from JSS Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysuru. Currently working as Principal and Professor at JSS Institute of Speech and Hearing, Dharwad, he has worked in various institutions in India and abroad in various capacities such as Clinical Audiologist, Junior Research Fellow, and Lecturer in Audiology. He started his career as a clinical audiologist in Nigeria, later came back to India to pursue his PhD in Audiology. He had worked as a lecturer in Audiology at the All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysuru, for five years. He has several publications in reputed international and nationaljournals; research projects; presentations in various scientific platforms and served as an examiner to various universities.

I welcome you to the website of JSS Institute of Speech and Hearing, Dharwad. JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru established its second Speech and Hearing Institute in Dharwad in the year 2014. The institute is recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI), New Delhi and affiliated to the Karnatak University, Dharwad. The institute is recognized as a rehabilitation centre for Cochlear Implant scheme such as ‘Scheme of Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase/Fitting of Aids and Appliances’ (ADIP Scheme), Govt. of India and Suvarna Arogya Suraksha Trust (SAST) Govt. of Karnataka. The objectives of the institute are providing quality education, affordable clinical services, public education and need-based research. The institute is first of its kind in north Karnataka offering BASLP programme. The institute is a centre for early identification, assessment and management of communication disorders in northern Karnataka.

Area of interest: Diagnostic Audiology, Speech Perception
Email: jssishdwd@gmail.com
Dr. JIJO P M, PhD
Principal and Professor of Audiology

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Jijo P M, Sreeraj K, Sandhya K, Preethi M, Rashmi P. Prevalence and Causes of Communication Disorders – A Retrospective Study from Northern Karnataka. Clinical epidemiology and global health, 2020, 138-141.
  2. Hemanth N Shetty & Jijo P. Gain Adjustment at Tinnitus Pitch to Manage both Tinnitus and Speech Perception in Noise. Journal of Otology. 2019, 14(4), 141-148.
  3. Jijo P.M. Behavioural and Electrophysiological Correlates of Aided Performance in Individuals with Late Onset Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder: A Review. Journal of Audiology and Otology. 2018, 22, 171-177.
  4. Jijo,P.M, & Yathiraj, A. (2017) Performance Intensity Function and Aided Improvement in Individuals with Late Onset Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD). Ear and Hearing 38 (2), 109-117
  5. Jijo,P.M, & Muhammed Hasheem. (2017) Effect of hearing aid release time and presentation level on speech perception in noise in elderly individuals with hearing loss. European Archives of Otolaryngology 274(2), 671-677
  6. Jijo,P.M., & Sabarish, A. (2015). Perception of Hearing aid Processed Speech in Individuals with Late Onset Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD). Journal of American Academy of Audiology, 26(10), 815-823.
  7. Jijo,P.M, & Yathiraj, A. (2013). Audiological Findings and Aided Performance in Individuals with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD): A Retrospective Study. Journal of Hearing Science, 3, 18-26.
  8. Jijo, P. M ., & Yathiraj, A. (2013). Effect of Temporal Modification and Vowel Context on Speech Perception in Individuals with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD). Hearing Balance and Communication, 11, 198-207
  1. Sindhu & Jijo P M. Translation of Hearing Handicap Inventory (adults and elderly) to Kannada’. Journal of Indian Speech, Language and Hearing Association. 31 (1), 5-22
  2. Hemanth, N., Jijo P.M., Kumar, A.U. Disability certificate for individuals with hearing impairment. Time to rethink. Indian Journal of Otology. 23(1), 7-12.
  3. Jijo P M. Prevalence of Children at-risk for developing Communication Disorders in the Urban Primary Schools of Dharwad. Journal of All India Institute of Speech and Hearing. In Press.
  4. Jijo P M, Aravinda H R, Sabarish A, Harshavardhan. Prevalence and Audiological findings of functional hearing loss: a retrospective study. Journal of Indian Speech, Language and Hearing Association. 35 (2), 33-38
  5. Jijo P.M, Vipin G & Prawin K. Etiological Factors of Congenital Hearing loss in Children-A High Risk Register Based Survey (2013). Journal of All India Institute of Speech and Hearing. 32, 205-210.
  6. Jijo, P. M., & Yathiraj, A. (2012). Audiological Characteristics and Duration of the Disorder in Individuals with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD) – A Retrospective Study. Journal of Indian Speech Language and Hearing Association. 26, 17-26
  7. Sindhu & Jijo P M. Translation of Hearing Handicap Inventory (adults and elderly) to Kannada (2017). Journal of Indian Speech, Language and Hearing Association. 31 (1), 5-22
  8. Hemanth, N., Jijo,P.M., Kumar A.U. (2017) Disability certificate for individuals with hearing impairment-time to rethink. Indian Journal of Otology, 23(1), 7-12.
  1. Hemanth. N, Jijo. P. M and Dr. Vijay Kumar Narne. Is Acceptance Noise Level a deciding factor of tinnitus management using hearing aids? AIISH Research Fund, Completed.
  2. Jijo P M, Sreeraj K, Sandhya K, Rashmi P. Estimation of Parental Consanguinity in Children with Communication Disorders. AIISH Research Fund. Completed
  1. Working memory and low redundancy speech perception in the normal ear of individuals with unilateral hearing loss. University of Mysore. 2017
  2. Psychoacoustic abilities of normal ear of listeners with unilateral hearing loss. University of Mysuru. 2017
  3. Comparison of hearing aid acclimatization in individuals using Receiver in the canal (RIC) and Behind the ear (BTE) hearing aids. University of Mysore. 2016
  4. Effect of compression time settings on aided speech perception in elderly individuals with temporal processing deficits. University of Mysore. 2015
  5. Effect of hearing aid processed speech on perception in individuals with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD). University of Mysore. 2014