Anne Spence, AuD, CCC-A

Children’s Wisconsin since 2021
  • Pediatric Audiologist, Children's Wisconsin




I am highly motivated to build meaningful relationships with patients and families, and to support their unique and individual journeys with hearing loss. I am passionate about providing evidence-based practice, and strongly believe in the value of collaborative and multi-disciplinary care.


  • Audiology

Areas of Interest

  • Ototoxicity Monitoring
  • Diagnostic audiology
  • Hearing aids
  • Auditory evoked potentials
  • Newborn hearing screening program
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Education and Awards


  • 2020, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, AuD
  • 2016, University of Michigan, BA


  • 2019, St. Louis Children's Hospital, Audiology Extern

Research and publications


Spence, A., L'Hotta, A.J., Hayashi, S.S, Felts, K., LaFentres, E., Jones-White, M., Lieu, J.E.C, King, A.A, Hayashi, R.J. (2024) Assessing Quality of Life in Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk for Hearing Loss: A Comparison of HEAR-QL and PROMIS Measures. Frontiers in Oncology. 14: 1362315

L'Hotta, A.J, Spence, A., Varughese, T.E., Felts, K., Hayashi, S.S., Jones-White, M., LaFentres, E., Lieu J.E.C., Hayashi, R.J, and King A.A., (2024) Children with Non-Central Nervous System Tumors Treated with Platinum-Based Chemotherapy are at Risk for Hearing Loss and Cognitive Impairments. Frontiers in Pediatrics. 12:1341762

Camet, M. L., Spence, A., Hayashi, S. S., Wu, N., Henry, J., Sauerburger, K., & Hayashi, R. J. (2021). Cisplatin Ototoxicity: Examination of the Impact of Dosing, Infusion Times, and Schedules In Pediatric Cancer Patients. Frontiers in Oncology: 11, 673080

Schulz, Ginny L., Hayashi, Susan; Spence, Anne; Lieu, Judith; King, Allison; Hayashi, Robert J.; Mohrmann, Caroline. Patient and parent decision-making in the setting of chemotherapy-induced sensorineural hearing loss. Ear and Hearing: 2020 Nov/Dec; 41 (6): 1684-1691