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​Kristen Janky, Ph.D.

​​​​Position Title:

Director​, Vestibular & Balance Laboratory

Coordinator, Vestibular Clinical Services

Address:

Clinical Vestibular Laboratory
Boys Town ​National Research Hospital
555 N. 30th St., Omaha, NE 68131

Contact:

Kristen.Janky@boystown.org

Office: (402) 498-6535
Lab: (402) 498-6605
Fax: (402) 452-5015

Kristen Janky Curriculum Vitae

Education/Training:

Towson UniversityB.S.​2001Speech Language Pathology and Audiology
Towson UniversityAu.D.2005Audiology
University of NE-LincolnPh.D.2009Vestibular and Balance
​​Johns Hopkins UniversityPostDoc2011

Publications:

Kristen Janky; Research Nebraska

Recent Publications:

Honaker, JA, Janky, KL, Patterson, JN, Shepard, NT (2016) Modified Head Shake Sensory Organization Test: Sensitivity and Specificity. Gait & Posture.

Janky, KL, Givens, D (2015). Vestibular, Visual Acuity and Balance Outcomes in Children with Cochlear Implants: A Preliminary Report. Ear Hear.

Ogun, OA, Janky, KL, Cohn, ES, Buki, B, Lundberg, YW (2014). Gender-based comorbidity in benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Plos One, Sep 4; 9(9).

Janky, KL, Zuniga MG, Schubert, MC, Carey JP (2014). The effect of increased intracranial pressure on vestibular evoked myogenic potentials in superior canal dehiscence syndrome. Clin Neurophysiol Jul 18 (14).

Zuniga, MG, Davalos-Bichara, M, Schubert, MC, Carey, J. & Janky, KL (2014). Optimizing ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potential testing for superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome: electrode placement. Audiol Neurotol, 19(4): 239-247.

Janky, KL, Zuniga MG, Ward, B, Carey JP, Schubert, MC (2014). Canal Plane Dynamic Visual Acuity in Superior Canal Dehiscence. Otol Neurotol, 35(5): 844-9.

Ogun, OA, Buki, B, Cohn, ES, Janky, KL, Lundberg, YW (2014). Menopause and benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Menopause, 21(8): 886-9.

Zuniga MG, Janky, KL, Nguyen KD, Welgampola MS, Carey JP (2013). Ocular vs. cervical VEMPs in the diagnosis of superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome. Otol Neurotol, 34 (1): 121-6.

Janky, KL, Nguyen KD, Welgampola MS, Zuniga MG, Carey JP (2013). Air-conducted oVEMPs provide the best separation between intact and superior canal dehiscent labyrinths. Otol Neurotol, 34 (1): 127-34.

​Janky, KL, Zuniga MG, Carey JP, Schubert, MC (2012). Balance dysfunction and recovery after surgery for superior canal dehiscence syndrome. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 138 (8), 723-30.