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Valeriy Shafiro

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionRush University, College of Health Sciences
DepartmentCommunication Disorders and Sciences
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    1. Moberly AC, Vasil KJ, Wucinich TL, Safdar N, Boyce L, Roup C, Holt RF, Adunka OF, Castellanos I, Shafiro V, Houston DM, Pisoni DB. How does aging affect recognition of spectrally degraded speech? Laryngoscope. 2018 Oct 16. PMID: 30325518.
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    2. McMahon KR, Moberly AC, Shafiro V, Harris MS. Environmental Sound Awareness in Experienced Cochlear Implant Users and Cochlear Implant Candidates. Otol Neurotol. 2018 Sep 24. PMID: 30252797.
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    3. Harris MS, Boyce L, Pisoni DB, Shafiro V, Moberly AC. The Relationship Between Environmental Sound Awareness and Speech Recognition Skills in Experienced Cochlear Implant Users. Otol Neurotol. 2017 10; 38(9):e308-e314. PMID: 28731964.
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    4. Moberly AC, Harris MS, Boyce L, Vasil K, Wucinich T, Pisoni DB, Baxter J, Ray C, Shafiro V. Relating quality of life to outcomes and predictors in adult cochlear implant users: Are we measuring the right things? Laryngoscope. 2018 04; 128(4):959-966. PMID: 28776711.
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    5. Alageel S, Sheft S, Shafiro V. Linguistic masking release in young and older adults with age-appropriate hearing status. J Acoust Soc Am. 2017 Jul; 142(1):EL155. PMID: 28764419.
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    6. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Norris M, Spanos G, Radasevich K, Formsma P, Gygi B. Toward a Nonspeech Test of Auditory Cognition: Semantic Context Effects in Environmental Sound Identification in Adults of Varying Age and Hearing Abilities. PLoS One. 2016; 11(11):e0167030. PMID: 27893791.
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    7. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Risley R. The intelligibility of interrupted and temporally altered speech: Effects of context, age, and hearing loss. J Acoust Soc Am. 2016 Jan; 139(1):455-65. PMID: 26827039; PMCID: PMC4723407 [Available on 01/01/17].
    8. Sheft S, Shafiro V, Wang E, Barnes LL, Shah RC. Relationship between Auditory and Cognitive Abilities in Older Adults. PLoS One. 2015; 10(8):e0134330. PMID: 26237423; PMCID: PMC4523175.
    9. Gygi B, Giordano BL, Shafiro V, Kharkhurin A, Zhang PX. Predicting the timing of dynamic events through sound: Bouncing balls. J Acoust Soc Am. 2015 Jul; 138(1):457-66. PMID: 26233044.
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    10. Sheft S, Cheng MY, Shafiro V. Discrimination of Stochastic Frequency Modulation by Cochlear Implant Users. J Am Acad Audiol. 2015 Jun; 26(6):572-81. PMID: 26134724; PMCID: PMC4506775.
    11. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Kuvadia S, Gygi B. Environmental sound training in cochlear implant users. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2015 Apr; 58(2):509-19. PMID: 25633579; PMCID: PMC4675129.
    12. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Risley R, Gygi B. Effects of age and hearing loss on the intelligibility of interrupted speech. J Acoust Soc Am. 2015 Feb; 137(2):745-56. PMID: 25698009; PMCID: PMC4336257.
    13. Gygi B, Shafiro V. Spatial and temporal modifications of multitalker speech can improve speech perception in older adults. Hear Res. 2014 Apr; 310:76-86. PMID: 24530609.
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    14. Rayes H, Sheft S, Shafiro V. Discrimination of static and dynamic spectral patterns by children and young adults in relationship to speech perception in noise. Audiol Res. 2014; 4(1). PMID: 25568764.
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    15. Movsas S, Hefferly M, Movsas B, Shafiro V. An audiological analysis of stereotactic radiation strategies to preserve hearing in patients with vestibular schwannomas. J Radiosurg SBRT. 2014; 3(1):13-20. PMID: 29296380.
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    16. Cheng MY, Spitzer JB, Shafiro V, Sheft S, Mancuso D. Reliability measure of a clinical test: Appreciation of Music in Cochlear Implantees (AMICI). J Am Acad Audiol. 2013 Nov-Dec; 24(10):969-79. PMID: 24384082; PMCID: PMC4219645.
    17. Gygi B, Shafiro V. Auditory and cognitive effects of aging on perception of environmental sounds in natural auditory scenes. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2013 Oct; 56(5):1373-88. PMID: 23926291; PMCID: PMC3839956.
    18. Sheft S, Smayda K, Shafiro V, Maddox WT, Chandrasekaran B. Effect of musical training on static and dynamic measures of spectral-pattern discrimination. Proc Meet Acoust. 2013 Jun; 19(1). PMID: 26500713.
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    19. Shafiro V, Levy ES, Khamis-Dakwar R, Kharkhurin A. Perceptual confusions of American-English vowels and consonants by native Arabic bilinguals. Lang Speech. 2013 Jun; 56(Pt 2):145-61. PMID: 23905278.
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    20. Sheft S, Shafiro V, Lorenzi C, McMullen R, Farrell C. Effects of age and hearing loss on the relationship between discrimination of stochastic frequency modulation and speech perception. Ear Hear. 2012 Nov-Dec; 33(6):709-20. PMID: 22790319; PMCID: PMC3480978.
    21. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Gygi B, Ho KT. The influence of environmental sound training on the perception of spectrally degraded speech and environmental sounds. Trends Amplif. 2012 Jun; 16(2):83-101. PMID: 22891070; PMCID: PMC3630239.
    22. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Risley R. Perception of interrupted speech: effects of dual-rate gating on the intelligibility of words and sentences. J Acoust Soc Am. 2011 Oct; 130(4):2076-87. PMID: 21973362; PMCID: PMC3206910.
    23. Shafiro V, Sheft S, Risley R. Perception of interrupted speech: cross-rate variation in the intelligibility of gated and concatenated sentences. J Acoust Soc Am. 2011 Aug; 130(2):EL108-14. PMID: 21877768; PMCID: PMC3160448.
    24. Shafiro V, Gygi B, Cheng MY, Vachhani J, Mulvey M. Perception of environmental sounds by experienced cochlear implant patients. Ear Hear. 2011 Jul-Aug; 32(4):511-23. PMID: 21248643; PMCID: PMC3115425.
    25. Gygi B, Shafiro V. The incongruency advantage for environmental sounds presented in natural auditory scenes. J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform. 2011 Apr; 37(2):551-65. PMID: 21355664; PMCID: PMC3071432.
    26. Shafiro V, Kharkhurin AV. The role of native-language phonology in the auditory word identification and visual word recognition of Russian-English bilinguals. J Psycholinguist Res. 2009 Mar; 38(2):93-110. PMID: 18949561.
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    27. Shafiro V. Development of a large-item environmental sound test and the effects of short-term training with spectrally-degraded stimuli. Ear Hear. 2008 Oct; 29(5):775-90. PMID: 18596641.
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    28. Shafiro V. Identification of environmental sounds with varying spectral resolution. Ear Hear. 2008 Jun; 29(3):401-20. PMID: 18344871.
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    29. Shafiro V, Gygi B. Perceiving the speech of multiple concurrent talkers in a combined divided and selective attention task. J Acoust Soc Am. 2007 Dec; 122(6):EL229-35. PMID: 18247646.
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    30. Shafiro V, Raphael LJ. Variable perception of white noise in ambiguous phonetic contexts: the case of /p/ and /f/. J Psycholinguist Res. 2007 Nov; 36(6):457-67. PMID: 17370123.
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    31. Strange W, Weber A, Levy ES, Shafiro V, Hisagi M, Nishi K. Acoustic variability within and across German, French, and American English vowels: phonetic context effects. J Acoust Soc Am. 2007 Aug; 122(2):1111-29. PMID: 17672658.
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    32. Gygi B, Shafiro V. General functions and specific applications of environmental sound research. Front Biosci. 2007 May 01; 12:3152-66. PMID: 17485290.
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    33. Shafiro V, Gygi B. How to select stimuli for environmental sound research and where to find them. Behav Res Methods Instrum Comput. 2004 Nov; 36(4):590-8. PMID: 15641404.
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