Jennifer B. Shinn-Pettyjohn, PhD, CCC-A, F-AAA

Chief of Audiology

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Auditory Electrophysiology
  • Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Diagnostic Neuroaudiology
  • Otolaryngology

Jennifer B. Shinn-Pettyjohn, PhD, CCC-A, F-AAA

Chief of Audiology

Biography

My name is Jennifer Shinn-Pettyjohn; I am an Associate Professor and Chief of Audiology in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Kentucky. My area of expertise are auditory disorders, electrophysiology and the diagnosis and (re)habilitation of auditory processing deficits in children and adults. I maintain a clinical practice and research focus is in the areas of neuroaudiology.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Surgery

Education

Degree
PhD, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn.
MS, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.
BA, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt.

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Audiology
American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (ENT)

Kentucky Clinic
Third Floor, Wing C, Room B317
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-257-5405
Fax 859-323-5483

Amenities
Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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Audiology and Communicative Disorders

Kentucky Clinic
Third Floor
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859 218-2177
audiology@uky.edu
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Fax 859-257-9813

Amenities
Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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  1. Elpers J, Lester C, Shinn JB, Bush ML. Rural Family Perspectives and Experiences with Early Infant Hearing Detection and Intervention: A Qualitative Study. J Community Health. 2016 Apr;41(2):226-33.
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  2. Bush ML, Alexander D, Noblitt B, Lester C, Shinn JB. Pediatric Hearing Healthcare in Kentucky's Appalachian Primary Care Setting. J Community Health. 2015 Aug;40(4):762-8.
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  3. Bush ML, Hardin B, Rayle C, Lester C, Studts CR, Shinn JB. Rural barriers to early diagnosis and treatment of infant hearing loss in Appalachia. Otol Neurotol. 2015 Jan;36(1):93-8.
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  4. Bush ML, Osetinsky M, Shinn JB, Gal TJ, Ding X, Fardo DW, Schoenberg N. Assessment of Appalachian region pediatric hearing healthcare disparities and delays. Laryngoscope. 2014 Jul;124(7):1713-7.
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  5. Bush ML, Bianchi K, Lester C, Shinn JB, Gal TJ, Fardo DW, Schoenberg N. Delays in diagnosis of congenital hearing loss in rural children. J Pediatr. 2014 Feb;164(2):393-7.
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  6. Gal TJ, Shinn J, Huang B. Current epidemiology and management trends in acoustic neuroma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010 May; 142(5):677-81. PMID: 20416455.
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  7. Bush ML, Jones RO, Shinn JB. The clinical reliability of vestibular evoked myogenic potentials. Ear Nose Throat J. 2010 Apr; 89(4):170-6. PMID: 20397145.
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  8. Shinn JB, Bush ML, Jones RO. Correlation of central auditory processing deficits and vascular loop syndrome. Ear Nose Throat J. 2009 Oct; 88(10):E34-7. PMID: 19826989.
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  9. Shinn JB, Chermak GD, Musiek FE. GIN (Gaps-In-Noise) performance in the pediatric population. J Am Acad Audiol. 2009 Apr; 20(4):229-38. PMID: 19927695.
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  10. Olson AD, Shinn JB. A systematic review to determine the effectiveness of using amplification in conjunction with cochlear implantation. J Am Acad Audiol. 2008 Oct; 19(9):657-71; quiz 735. PMID: 19418706.
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  11. Bush ML, Jones RO, Shinn JB. Auditory brainstem response threshold differences in patients with vestibular schwannoma: a new diagnostic index. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008 Aug; 87(8):458-62. PMID: 18712694.
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  12. Bush ML, Shinn JB, Young AB, Jones RO. Long-term hearing results in gamma knife radiosurgery for acoustic neuromas. Laryngoscope. 2008 Jun; 118(6):1019-22. PMID: 18364592.
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  13. Shinn JB, Musiek FE. The auditory steady state response in individuals with neurological insult of the central auditory nervous system. J Am Acad Audiol. 2007 Nov-Dec; 18(10):826-45. PMID: 18496993.
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  14. Musiek FE, Baran JA, Shinn JB, Guenette L, Zaidan E, Weihing J. Central deafness: an audiological case study. Int J Audiol. 2007 Aug; 46(8):433-41. PMID: 17654085.
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  15. Weihing JA, Musiek FE, Shinn JB. The effect of presentation level on the Gaps-In-Noise (GIN) test. J Am Acad Audiol. 2007 Feb; 18(2):141-50. PMID: 17402300.
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  16. Musiek FE, Shinn JB, Jirsa R, Bamiou DE, Baran JA, Zaida E. GIN (Gaps-In-Noise) test performance in subjects with confirmed central auditory nervous system involvement. Ear Hear. 2005 Dec; 26(6):608-18. PMID: 16377996.
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  17. Shinn JB, Baran JA, Moncrieff DW, Musiek FE. Differential attention effects on dichotic listening. J Am Acad Audiol. 2005 Apr; 16(4):205-18. PMID: 16050331.
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  18. Musiek FE, Baran JA, Shinn J. Assessment and remediation of an auditory processing disorder associated with head trauma. J Am Acad Audiol. 2004 Feb; 15(2):117-32. PMID: 15112839.
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  19. Walker MM, Shinn JB, Cranford JL, Givens GD, Holbert D. Auditory temporal processing performance of young adults with reading disorders. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2002 Jun; 45(3):598-605. PMID: 12069011.
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  20. Newman JP, Shinn JB. Inflammatory pseudotumor of the tonsil. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1995 Dec; 113(6):798-801. PMID: 7501397.
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  21. Terris DJ, Lalakea ML, Tuffo KM, Shinn JB. Mandible fracture repair: specific indications for newer techniques. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1994 Dec; 111(6):751-7. PMID: 7991255.
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  22. Cochran JH, Shinn JB. The postauricular flap in helical injuries. Laryngoscope. 1979 Aug; 89(8):1347-50. PMID: 379482.
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  23. Smith MF, Shinn JB. Glomus tympanicum--excision by radical mastoidectomy exposure with autograft reconstruction. Laryngoscope. 1976 Mar; 86(3):431-5. PMID: 176546.
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  24. Aldous EW, Shinn JB. Far advanced malignant external otitis: report of a survival. Laryngoscope. 1973 Nov; 83(11):1810-5. PMID: 4357104.
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