Wednesday, March 30, 2016SLHS strives to provide a well rounded clinical experience for every graduate student. Sometimes that experience takes you out of the country! During Summer 2015, 2nd year MS student Madelaine Heath completed a six-week clinical placement at la Fundación Tierra Nueva in Quito, Ecuador, working with children with autism and cerebral palsy. She attended classes, and particpated in health care provision in a busy hospital setting. 2nd year MS student Laura Burger used her bilingual and bi-cultural skills while completing an 8 week clinical placement with preschool and school-age children in Puer... Read More
Wednesday, March 30, 2016SLHS is proud to have four fellows in the ArizonaLEND Leadership Training Program. Danielle Beebe, Jinna Borgstrom, Madelaine Heath and Rui Motoyoshi have completed close to 300 hours of engaged learning in leadership, life course theory, and interprofessional work during the 2015-2016 academic year. Funding for this graduate level training program is provided by the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) Maternal Child Health Bureau (MCHB).
Monday, February 8, 2016Diane Cheek, 3rd year AuD student in SLHS, recently received the 2016 Graduate Student Mentored Research Poster Travel Award from the American Auditory Society. Her co-authors were Dr. Renata Filippini and Dr. Frank Musiek. Ms. Cheek's poster titled The Audiologic Evaluation of the Multiple Sclerosis Patient used meta-analysis techniques to show strong support for the combined use of DL and ABR in the audiologic/neuroaudiologic evaluation of the patient with MS.