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Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Admissions
+1.209.946.2211
Office of the Dean
+1.209.946.2561
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Audiology Adjunct Faculty

Suzanne Galal, PharmD

sgalal@pacific.edu
PharmD, Northeastern University, 2008
Residency in Education, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates/Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health  

At Pacific Since: 2009

Courses:
AUDI 357 - Pharmacology 

Research Interests:
Diabetes
Science of teaching and learning
Smoking cessation

Melanie Gilbert, AuD

mgilbert@pacific.edu
BA, Lewis & Clark College, 2004
AuD, Vanderbilt University, 2012
Audiology Externship, UCLA, 2011-2012

Member, American Auditory Society

Fellow, American Academy of Audiology
Member, California Academy of Audiology  

At Pacific Since: 2016

Courses:
AUDI 321 - Auditory Implants

Research Interests:
Cochlear implants: music perception, objective measures, signal processing

Anga Lao, AuD, FAAA

alao@pacific.edu
MA, University of Pittsburgh

AuD, University of Pittsburgh 
Fellow, American Academy of Audiology
Member, American Auditory Society
Member, California Academy of Audiology

At Pacific Since: 2017

Courses:
AUDI 311 - Pediatric Audiology

Research Interests:
Amplification

Heidi Makeig, MS, CCC-A

hmakeig@pacific.edu
BS, Ohio University
MS, Vanderbilt University

At Pacific Since: 2016

Courses:
AUDI 385 A - Audiology Practicum I
AUDI 385 B - Audiology Practicum II

Research Interests:
Bilingual low income pediatric populations
Hearing health care access in remote and rural areas

Peter Marincovich, PhD

pmarincovich@pacific.edu
BA in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, University of California, Santa Barbara
MA in Communication Disorders, Louisiana State University
PhD in Audiology, The University of Memphis

At Pacific Since: 2019

Courses:
AUDI 355 - Practice Management

Lauren L. Pasquesi, AuD, FAAA

lpasquesi@pacific.edu
BA in Speech and Hearing Science, The Ohio State University, 2011
AuD, Northwestern University, 2014 
Fellow, American Academy of Audiology

At Pacific Since: 2017

Courses:
AUDI 331 - Vestibular Assessment I
AUDI 367 - Vestibular Assessment II

Research Interests:
Vestibular

Jayaganesh (Ganesh) Swaminathan, PhD

jswaminathan@pacific.edu
BE in Electrical Engineering, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu, India, 2002
MS in Electrical Engineering, University of Rhode Island, 2004
PhD in Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, 2010
Post Doctoral Training in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010-12

At Pacific Since: 2019

Courses:
AUDI 337 - Speech-Language Pathology for Audiology
AUDI 315 - Amplification I
AUDI 317 - Amplification II

Research Interests:
Automatic speech recognition systems
Auditory electrophysiology
Psychophysics
Physiology based modeling of auditory nerve responses

Teresa Testa, AuD, CCC-A, FAAA

ttesta@pacific.edu
BA, University of Notre Dame
MA, New York University
MS, Gallaudet University
AuD, Gallaudet University
Externship, Hearing and Speech Center of Northern California
Fellow, American Academy of Audiology
Clinical Certificate of Competency, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

At Pacific Since: 2016

Courses:
AUDI 385A - Practicum I
AUDI 385B - Practicum II
AUDI 339 - Deaf Culture and Communication Systems

Research Interests:
Auditory processing training