Abbey Berg

Abbey Berg

College of Health Professions
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Room 416
163 William Street


Awards and Honors

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2004, Students Preparing for Academic & Research Careers (SPARC)
  • Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Implementation, 2002, New York State Department of Health
  • Pace University, 2001, Scholarly Research Award
  • (CDC/ASPH/ATSDR Grant #S1514), 2000, Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Pace University, 1999, Scholarly Research Award
  • Columbia University, 1994, Deans Grant
  • Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Demonstration Project, 1994, New York State Department of Health

Licensures and Certificates

  • New York State Department of Education, New York State License in Audiology
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Certificate of Clinical Competency-Audiology


BA, George Washington University

MS, Purdue University

PhD, Columbia University

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Hearing loss in the young adult population due to personal listening device (PLD) use; auditory dysfunction in the neonatal and infant populations; surveillance of auditory dysfunction in developing countries; best practices and ethics regarding cochlear implants in young children; teaching pedagogy; and research with students

Courses Taught

Past Courses

COM 480: Applied Rsrch in Comm Science
COM 480: Applied Rsrch in Comm Studies
CSD 253: Antmy/Physlgy -Spe/Hrng Mchnsm
CSD 270: Introduction to Audiology
CSD 350: Hearing and Speech Science I
CSD 356: Hearing Science
CSD 371: Audiologic Rehabilitation
CSD 372: Counseling Disabled & Families
CSD 380: Seminar in Speech Pathology
CSD 480: Rsrch in Cmnctn Scnce Dsrdr
CSD 671: Audiologic Rehabilitation
CSD 672: Cnsling for Com Sci & Disorder
INT 299: Disability Stories thru Film
INT 299: Narrative Medicine
SPP 253: Antmy/Physlgy -Spe/Hrng Mchnsm
SPP 270: Introduction to Audiology
SPP 350: Hearing and Speech Science I
SPP 371: Audiologic Rehabilitation
UNV 101: First-Year Smnr Unvrsty Cmmnty
UNV 101: First-Yr Smnr: Unvrsty Commnty

Publications and Presentations


Influence of hearing risk information on the motivation and modification of personal listening device (PLD) use
Serpanos, Y. C., Berg, A. L. & Renne, B. Unknown outlet.

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Audiology [Fellow]
  • American Auditory Society
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • New York State Speech-Language and Hearing Association