On June 1st, 2018 Oscar Cañete started as a Post Doc at The Centre for Applied Hearing Research at the Technical University of Denmark.
Oscar Cañete received his professional qualification at Universidad de Chile as clinical Audiologist. He worked for about 10 years in Chile in public and private hospitals providing hearing services to a broad range of population. He got his PhD from the University of Auckland, New Zealand (2017) for his work on the auditory processing changes in children and adults with unilateral hearing loss.
After finishing his PhD, he has been involved in several projects such as the study of the sensory status in mild cognitive impaired adults, listening effort in cochlear implant users and auditory processing in pacific island youth (PIFS study) in New Zealand.
In the BEAR project, Oscar Cañete works on the validation for new strategies, contributing to the clinical implementation of the BEAR test batteries and help design of the clinical trials in collaboration with participating University Hospitals.