Whitney Sutherland, AuD. , CCC-A

Clinical Faculty, Audiologist

61 Hatcher Hall

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Humanities & Social Sciences

Communication Sciences & Disorders


  • LSU Speech Language Hearing Clinic

  • LSU Health Baton Rouge Perkins Surgery Center

  • LSU Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health Cleft and Craniofacial Team


  • COMD 2051 Manual Communication
  • COMD 4190 Introduction to Audiology
  • COMD 4590 Pediatric Aural Rehabilitation


Guest Lectures/Presentations:

  • Emory School of Medicine ENT resident training 2004-2011. “Audiological evaluation and interpretation”.
  • Grady Memorial Hospital Internal Medicine physician training 2011.” What can an audiologist do for your patients?”.
  • Woman’s Hospital Baby Grands 2015. “Developmental Milestones for Hearing”.


Dr. Sutherland joined the LSU COMD faculty in August 2018 as clinical instructor. She has experience in pediatric and adult audiologic assessment, vestibular assessment, cochlear implant evaluation and mapping, bone anchored hearing aid (BAHA) fitting, hearing aid evaluation and hearing aid fitting.  Her areas of interests include aural rehabilitation, cochlear implants, and hearing aids/assistive listening devices.

Licensure, Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence, 2005-present

  • Member of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2004-present

  • Member of the Georgia Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, 2004-2012

  • Member of Louisiana Board of Examiners for Speech Pathology and Audiology, 2012-present