Monday, March 27, 2017
Kathleen Cazzato, M.A., CCC-SLP will be leading our Medical Speech-Language Pathology Bootcamp and joining our clinical faculty in May 2017. Ms. Cazzato has over 20 years experience working with adults in medical settings across the continuum of care including, trauma centers, various acute care units, inpatient rehabilitation, and a community re-entry program for traumatic brain injury. She received her B.S. and M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Northwestern University.
Friday, March 24, 2017
Dr. Leah Fabiano-Smith, Director of the Bilingual Certificate Program, is joined by Rui Motoyoshi, M.A., CCC-SLP, as the Bilingual Certificate Program Coordinator. The Bilingual Certificate Program provides academic education and clinical experience for graduate students in speech-language pathology and audiology. Ms. Motoyoshi is a bilingual speech-language pathologist who has worked with children of all ages with developmental disabilities in southern Arizona, as well as children with communication needs in Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Jeannette D. Hoit, PhD, CCC-SLP, was named a 2017 Galileo Circle Fellow by the University's College of Science Dean’s Board of Advisors. This award, established and supported by the members of the College of Science Galileo Circle, recognizes the outstanding accomplishment in academic scholarship and is one of the highest honors the College of Science can bestow on its faculty.
Dr. Hoit was honored for her "deep understanding over a broad range of science, a willingness to think in a truly interdisciplinary way, and an ability to inspire colleagues and students alike.” SLHS is extremely proud... Read More
Monday, October 31, 2016
Diane Cheek, a 3rd-year SLHS audiology doctoral student, was named a 2016 recipient of the William F. Austin scholarship from Starkey Hearing Technologies. This $10,000 award recognizes "outstanding audiology graduate students pursuing clinical, teaching and research careers."
Diane currently works in the Arizona Human Electrophysiology & Auditory Development (AHEAD) Lab, directed by Dr. Barbara Cone. Diane's research is focusing on cortical auditory evoked potentials in adults and using these electrophysiologic responses to assess vowel discrimination in the mature auditory cortex.
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brad H. Story, PhD, is this year's recipient of the prestigious Rossing Prize in Acoustics Education, presented by the Acoustical Society. As a member of the SLHS faculty, Dr. Story has provided exceptional training to countless MS, AuD, and PhD students here at the UA.
The Rossing Prize in Acoustics Education was established in 2003 from a generous gift made to the Acoustical Society Foundation by Thomas D. Rossing to recognize an individual who has made significant contributions toward furthering acoustics education through distinguished teaching, creation of educational materials, textbook... Read More