Fourth-year Au.D. student Elizabeth Baum Fernandez will present her capstone research project entitled, "The Protective Effect of Kanamycin Treatment on Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Young CBA/J Mice," at the AudiologyNOW! 2009 Student Research Forum held on April 3, 2009 in Dallas, TX. She was one of five students selected among numerous student applicants from 73 programs across the country. Her advisors and contributors are Willilam W. Clark, Ph.D., Kevin K. Ohlemiller, Ph.D. and Patricia M. Gagnon, M.S.