Enhancing the Navigational Skills of the Blind: Creating a “Soundscape” Virtual Audio Environment

This interview will be of particular interest to those who work with children and youth with blindness and vision impairments, or are interested in leading-edge research and the adaptation of consumer technologies to enhance the lives of those with sensory impairments. The insights and research results of Dr. Lotfi Merabet, Director of the Laboratory for Visual Neuroplasticity at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. The work of Dr. Lotfi and his colleagues promises to change the way in which individuals with vision impairments navigate their world.