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Theo Goverts is audiologist and senior reseacher. Since 2001 he is head of the audiological centre of the ENT department of VU medical centre. In 2004 he finished his PhD study on Spatial and Binaural hearing in hearing impaired listeners.

His major research interests are binaural and spatial hearing, linguistic aspects of speech intelligility in noise, occupational audiology and quality of audiological care. 

He is involved in education of ENT and audiology residents and students of the medical and physics department of VU university.

Theo Goverts is member of the "expertise centre on hearing and work" and participates in several national committees in the field of audiology.