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Cherilee Rutherford, AuD.

Cherilee is a senior audiologist at Ida Institute

She has a Bachelors degree in Speech-Language Therapy & Audiology from the University of Stellenbosch, a Masters of Health Science and a Professional Doctorate in Audiology degree from Nova Southeastern University (Florida, United States) as well as Postgraduate Certificates in Teaching & Learning for Higher Education (UCL, London) and Online facilitation (University of Cape Town, South Africa).

Cherilee has a broad range of experience within hearing healthcare including private practice, the UK National Health Service, commercially for a major European hearing instrument and audiology equipment manufacturer in the roles of clinical training and product development, and lecturing at undergraduate and post-graduate level for UCL & UCT.

Her areas of special interest include: aural rehabilitation, counselling, person centred communication , behaviour change & innovation processes