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Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

 

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Annual Convention of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

 

  • The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences was well represented at the Annual Convention of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, which took place November 14-17, 2018, in Boston, MA.
  • Department faculty (Drs. Altmann, Hegland, Humbert, Logan, Plowman) presented 15 sessions, many with student co-authors.
  • Presentations covered a range of topics in speech, language, and swallowing, and featured a mix of formats, including a pre-convention workshop, 2-hour seminars, and poster sessions.
  • Dr. Susan Nittrouer (Department Chair) was recognized with an Editor’s Award from the Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research, for her work in speech recognition in adults with cochlear implants.