Jennifer Tufts, Ph.D., CCC-A
University of Connecticut
Jennifer Tufts is an associate professor in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at the University of Connecticut. She holds a B.A. in music and mathematics from Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in audiology from Penn State University. Before joining the UConn faculty, she did postdoctoral research and clinical training at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC and served on the noise control board for the City of Takoma Park, MD. She holds the Clinical Certificate of Competence in audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), is a CAOHC-certified Professional Supervisor, and is currently licensed to practice audiology in Connecticut. An NHCA member for many years, Jennifer has served the organization as President and as Member Delegate, and has served on the board of the NHCA Scholarship Foundation as both Secretary and Coordinator of the Student Conference Award. She is a past recipient of NHCA's Outstanding Lecture Award (2014) and Outstanding Poster Award (2010).