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Elliott Berger, M.S., FASA, FAIHA

Berger Acoustical Consulting
Indianapolis, United States
Elliott, recently retired from his role as Division Scientist for 3M’s Personal Safety Division, is now an acoustical consultant. For over 40 years he has studied hearing protection, hearing conservation, and related topics, and authored 17 textbook chapters and over 75 published articles, and he is now excited to be one of the lead editors of the 6th Edition of the AIHA Noise Manual. He chairs the ANSI working group on hearing protector attenuation, served on a National Academy of Science committee on hearing loss in the military, is a Fellow of the ASA, Past President of NHCA, Fellow of the AIHA and Past-Chair of its Noise Committee, a past Board Member of CAOHC, and a recipient of NHCA’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Among his favorite sounds is the silvery flutter of the leaves of a stand of river birch tickled by a cool evening breeze.