Every Spring, a Guatemalan Clinic

May 18, 2017

A Speech & Hearing Sciences team has volunteered in Guatemala each spring since 2013, inspired by a guest speaker from another university who led a similar program. SPHSC graduate students planned the first trip and asked Dunlap to serve as their adviser. Dunlap and second-year graduate students have returned every year since.

Read more »


The Art & Science of the Performing Voice

April 25, 2017 — SPHSC

On April 21st and 22nd, the Speech & Hearing Science's voice team of Marty Nevdahl, Mara Kapsner-Smith, and Tanya Eadie, in conjunction with colleagues from the School of Music and the Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, put on the 2nd annual NW Voice Conference's, "The Art & Science of the Performing Voice." This two

Read more »


SPHSC Autism Research Making News

April 18, 2017 — Q13 Fox

Q13 Fox news article featuring UW SPHSC Research "UW research shows brain bio-markers help detect signs of Autism in infancy"

Read more »


Speech and Hearing Sciences ranked 2nd in the world!

April 7, 2017

The Seattle Times reported the results of the Center for World University Rankings.  As it turns out, forty-five academic disciplines offered by the University of Washington were ranked in the top 10 among universities in the world.  Of the UW forty-five disciplines listed, Speech and Hearing Sciences was ranked 2nd in the world!

Read more »


Congratulations UW Speech and Hearing Sciences!

March 14, 2017

The 2017 US News and World Reports graduate school rankings are out. Our Audiology program is ranked 4th and our Speech Language Pathology program is ranked 3rd! 

Read more »


Mary Gates Scholarship Awarded to Gloria Lam

February 22, 2017

Congratulations to Hiu Tung Gloria, Lam who was recently awarded with the prestigious Mary Gates Research Scholarship!

Read more »


Predicting autism: Researchers find autism biomarkers in infancy

February 16, 2017

Read more »


SPHSC Faculty and Students to Showcase Research at the ASHA Convention in November

October 11, 2016 — Julie Leonardo

A number of SPHSC faculty members and graduate students have been selected to present their research at the annual Americal Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) convention in Philadephia, PA November 17 - 19, 2016.  This year's theme is "Everyday Leadership. Leadership Every Day".

Read more »


Jenni Smasne Receives 2016 ANCDS Conference Fellowship

October 2, 2016 — Julie Leonardo

MS-MedSLP student, Jenni Smasne, is the recipient of the 2016 ANCDS Conference Fellowship Award.

Read more »


Dr. Lesley B. Olswang Awarded ASHA's Honors of the Association for 2016

September 10, 2016 — Julie Leonardo

Professor Emerita, Lesley B. Olswang was awarded the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association's (ASHA) Honors of the Association for 2016.

Read more »