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".
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.
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.
SPHSC Graduate Students Selected for ASHA's 2016 Minority Student Leadership Program (MSLP)
September 9, 2016 — Julie Leonardo
Grace Chang and Mariana Perez were selected to participate in ASHA's competitive Minority Student Leadership Program (MSLP) class of 2016. Grace and Mariana are both in their third year of the Doctor of Audiology program and are two of forty students selected from across the U.S.
SPHSC Part of UW Global Innovation Fund Grant
September 5, 2016 — Julie Leonardo
Senior Lecturer, Julie Dunlap, was part of an inter-departmental, multi-institutional group that received a grant from the UW Global Innovation Fund to establish a sustainable, student service-learning program in Peru. Members of this group include the University of Washington departments of Speech and Hearing Sciences, Rehabilitation Medicine,
Lisa Illich Appointed to Washington State Board of Hearing and Speech
August 3, 2016
Senior lecturer and clinical supervisor, Lisa Illich, was recently appointed to the Washington State Board of Hearing and Speech for a three year term.
SPHSC Graduates Students Awarded ASHA SPARC Award
July 10, 2016 — Julie Leonardo
MS-MedSLP student Jenni Smasne and AuD student Steven Gianakas were both awarded the 2016 Students Preparing for Academic-Research Careers (SPARC) Award from ASHA. The SPARC Award Program is part of ASHA’s strategic objective to enhance the development and implementation of clinical research.
Lindsey Kishline awarded 2016 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
April 5, 2016
UW SPHSC Doctoral Student, Lindsey Kishline, received one of the most prestigious graduate fellowships in science and engineering. Fellows share in the prestige and opportunities that become available when they are selected.
US News & World Report Rankings Released for 2016
March 8, 2016 — US News & World Report
The UW Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology programs are ranked in the top five again in the Health Division of U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Graduate Schools for 2016.