Gayla L. Poling, Ph.D.

  1. Audiologist
  • Diagnostic Audiology
  • Pediatric Audiology
  • Auditory Evoked Potentials
  • Ototoxicity
  • Early Hearing Detection/Serial Monitoring
  • Hearing Loss Prevention/Conservation
  • Hearing screening
  1. 2014
    Post Doctoral FellowshipRoxelyn & Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders
  2. 2010
    Post-doctoral FellowshipMedical University of South Carolina
  3. 2009
    PhDSpeech & Hearing Science, Ohio State University
  4. 2005
    Clinical FellowshipHenry Ford Hospital
  5. 2004
    MASpeech & Hearing Science, Ohio State University
  6. 2002
    BASpeech & Hearing Science, Ohio State University
  7.  
    Certificate - Educator CertificateDangerous Decibels

Certifications

  1. 2005
    AudiologyAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    NIH/NIDCD Mentored Poster Award (*Nicholas Portugal)American Auditory Society (AAS)
  2. 2020
    NIH/NIDCD Mentored Poster Award (*Kelly Malcolm)American Auditory Society (AAS)
  3. 2019
    Outstanding Poster Award, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention ConferenceEarly Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference
  4. 2019
    Merit Award, 26th Annual National Health Information Award for Mayo Clinic, Congenital Cytomegalovirus (cCMV) Patient Education Booklet; Honoring the Nation’s Best Consumer Health Program and Materials (Developed in 2018)Mayo Clinic
  5. 2018
    ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE) from the Continuing Education BoardAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  6. 2018
    NIH/NIDCD Mentored Poster Award (*Kelsey Dumanch)American Auditory Society (AAS)
  7. 2018
    Outstanding Poster Award, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention ConferenceEarly Hearing Detection and Intervention Conference
  8. 2016
    ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE) from the Continuing Education Board (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  9. 2014
    ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE) from the Continuing Education BoardAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  10. 2014
    4th Quarter "Wave the Flag" Employee Recognition Nominee (Finalist)The Geneva Foundation
  11. 2014
    AAA James Jerger Future Leaders of Audiology Conference (JFLAC) DelegateAmerican Academy of Audiology
  12. 2014
    Recognition of Invaluable Service and Contributions to the DiscovEARy ZoneAmerican Academy of Audiology
  13. 2012
    Academy Scholar AwardAmerican Academy of Audiology
  14. 2012
    ASHA Lessons for Success Workshop ParticipantAmerican Speech Language Hearing Association
  15. 2011
    ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE) from the Continuing Education BoardAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  16. 2011
    Travel Award RecipientMechanics of Hearing Workshop
  17. 2010
    NRSA T32 Institutional Grant for Translational Research (T32DC009399), Postdoctoral FellowNational Research Service Award
  18. 2009
    Sigma Xi Research Award for Best Oral Presentation, MUSC Student Research DayMedical University of South Carolina
  19. 2009
    Representative, Audiology/Hearing Science Research Travel Award ProgramAudiology/Hearing Science Research
  20. 2008
    Audiology/Hearing Science Research Travel Award RecipientAudiology/Hearing Science Research
  21. 2008
    Student Travel Award WinnerNational Hearing Conservation Association
  22. 2006
    Coordinator, Bioacoustics and Neuroscience Group (hosted weekly scientific talks)Bioacoustics and Auditory Neuroscience Group
  23. 2006
    Graduate Assistantship and full tuition waiverOhio State University
  24. 2002
    Graduate Assistantship and full tuition waiverOhio State University
  25. 1999
    National Society of Collegiate Scholars Honor Society MemberNational Society of Collegiate Scholars
  26. 1998
    Ohio State University Honors Program Short Term Study Abroad (London, England)Ohio State University

Professional memberships

  1. 2023 - 2024
    Past PresidentNational Hearing Conservation Association
  2. 2022 - 2023
    PresidentNational Hearing Conservation Association
  3. 2020 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic ENT Research Executive Committee
  4. 2020 - 2022
    President- ElectNational Hearing Conservation Association
  5. 2019 - 2023
    Liaison RepresentativeAmerican Academy of Audiology
  6. 2019 - present
    Chair/Co-ChairInternational Ototoxicity Management Working Group (IOMG),
  7. 2019 - 2021
    Elected Member-at-largeAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  8. 2019 - 2020
    MemberMayo Clinic Enterprise Audiology Practice Convergence Advisory Group
  9. 2018 - 2019
    Co-LeaderMayo Clinic Patient Experience Champion - Audiology
  10. 2018 - present
    Chair and FounderMayo Clinic One Mayo Audiology Project Committee
  11. 2018 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Audiology Speciality Council
  12. 2017 - 2020
    Vice Chair for ResearchMayo Clinic ENT Research Committee
  13. 2017 - 2020
    Workgroup MemberUnited States Department of Defense
  14. 2017 - 2019
    Workgroup MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  15. 2017 - 2018
    Member, Program SubcommitteeAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  16. 2017 - present
    MemberAsk Mayo Expert Knowledge and Content Board
  17. 2016 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  18. 2016 - 2017
    Member, Program SubcommitteeAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  19. 2016 - 2017
    Resident Research Day CommitteeMayo Clinic ENT Research Committee
  20. 2016 - present
    MemberMinnesota Academy of Audiology (MAA)
  21. 2015 - 2018
    Subject Matter ExpertMayo Clinic Plummer Project, ENT Department
  22. 2015 - 2020
    ChairMayo Clinic Pediatric Audiology/Aural Habilitation Committee
  23. 2015 - 2020
    MemberMayo Clinic ENT Clinical Practice Committee
  24. 2015 - 2018
    MemberMayo Clinic Pediatric Advisory Voice for ENT (PAVE)
  25. 2015 - 2017
    CoordinatorMayo Clinic One Mayo Audiogram Committee
  26. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic ENT Research Committee
  27. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic ENT Quality Assurance Committee
  28. 2015 - 2020
    ChairMayo Clinic Diagnostic Audiology Committee
  29. 2015 - 2017
    Member Delegate, Executive CouncilNational Hearing Conservation Association
  30. 2015 - 2016
    Learning Lab, Subcommittee ChairAmerican Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  31. 2015 - 2016
    Co-Chair, DiscovEARy ZoneAmerican Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  32. 2015 - 2016
    Co-ChairAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  33. 2014 - 2018
    MemberDepartment of the Army, Accreditation of Occupational Hearing Conservationist (CAOHC)
  34. 2014 - 2016
    Liaison to NIDCD Noisy Planet CampaignAmerican Academy of Audiology
  35. 2013 - 2014
    Chair, DiscovEARy Zone Offsite Event for AudiologyNOW!American Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  36. 2012 - 2015
    Liaison for the American National Standards Institute ;S3 BioacousticsNational Hearing Conservation Association
  37. 2011 - 2012
    Committee MemberAmerican Academy of Audiology
  38. 2009 - 2015
    Ototoxicity Monitoring Task ForceAmerican Academy of Audiology
  39. 2009 - 2010
    Member, Learning Modules SubcommitteeAmerican Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  40. 2009 - present
    Active MemberAssociation for Research in Otolaryngology
  41. 2007 - 2008
    RepresentativeOhio State University
  42. 2007 - 2008
    Conference VolunteerOhio Academy of Audiology
  43. 2007
    Student Representative, Graduate Studies CommitteeOhio State University
  44. 2006 - 2007
    Research Committee - MemberOhio State University Medical Center
  45. 2006 - 2007
    Member, Neurotology Research TeamOhio State University
  46. 2005 - 2006
    MemberMayo Clinic Diagnostic Audiology Committee
  47. 2005 - 2006
    Member, Program SubcommitteeAmerican Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  48. 2005 - present
    Active FellowAmerican Academy of Audiology
  49. 2005 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  50. 2005 - present
    Active MemberAcoustical Society of America
  51. 2004 - 2005
    RepresentitiveOhio Speech and Hearing Governmental Affairs Coalition Legislative Breakfast
  52. 2004 - present
    Active MemberAmerican Auditory Society
  53. 2004 - present
    MemberNational Hearing Conservation Association
  54. 2003 - 2004
    Member, Program SubcommitteeAmerican Academy of Audiology Convention, AudiologyNOW!
  55. 2003 - 2004
    Conference VolunteerOhio Academy of Audiology

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.