Andrea Bohnert holds the post of Senior MTA-F in Audiology and Pedaudiology at the University Medical School, Clinic for ENT and Communication Disorders in Mainz, Germany and at the same time holds teaching posts at the University Clinic Mainz and at the Teaching-Unit for Logopedics in Pedaudiology. She has lectured nationally and internationally on topics related to hearing loss in infants. Also being a member of numerous national and international working groups, she worked for more than 20 years with children with hearing impairment and multiple handicaps. She has initiated and conducted many clinical studies with children and adults, including newborn hearing screening studies, RECD measurement studies, loudness scaling, cochlear implants, hearing aid fitting and studies about frequency lowering technologies. She is President of BIAP ( Bureau Internationale d’Audiophonologie).