Frank A. Russo, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Ryerson University and an Adjunct Scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. He has published widely in journals spanning psychology, audiology, neuroscience, music and acoustics. He is committed to the dissemination and translation of research beyond journals through creative collaborations with artists, community-based groups, and industry. Successful translations of his research include an emotion-based software engine for music, sensory substitution technologies, music-based therapies for communication disorders, and a Canadian train-horn standard. He has received Early Career awards from the Ministry of Research and Innovation and the Canadian Society for Brain Behaviour and Cognitive Science. He is currently on the Editorial Board of six journals (Canadian Acoustics, Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, Frontiers in Emotion Science, Music Perception, Psychomusicology, and the Journal of Music Therapy) and is the President of the Canadian Acoustical Association.