SLP Research Colloquia Schedule
What’s new in communication disorders research? Join us on Wednesday’s for these 1 hour lunchtime presentations and find out!
Presentations occur in Room 452, in the Rehabilitation Sciences Building, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
(as a courtesy to the speaker please be on time).
Check back in the fall for the 2015-16 Schedule
September, 24th 2014 Dr. Jo Deluzio and Lisa Debow, Using SCATM for hearing screenings in people with aphasia: A pilot project
October 8th, 2014 Trelani Milburn, Invented Spelling and Early Writing in Preschool Children
October 15, Stacey Skoretz, Dysphagia Following Endotracheal Intubation: Frequency, Risk Factors and Characteristics
October 22nd, 2014 Dr. Stefano Rezzonico, Patterns of language development in Cantonese-English preschoolers: The case of verbs
November 5th, 2014 Ashwini Namasivayam, The effect of tongue strength on meal consumption in long term care: A pilot study
November 12th, 2014 Hillary Ganek, A Mixed Methods Cross-Cultural Investigation of Conversational Turn-Taking in Families of Children with Hearing Loss.
December 3rd, 2014 Dr. Craig Chambers, Capturing linguistic abilities “in the moment”. What implicit measures of processing can reveal about the nature of language comprehension
December 17th, 2014 Dr. Jennifer Cupit, The decline of syntax in two variants of Primary Progressive Aphasia
January 7th, 2015 Glynnis Dubois, Does the addition of music and movement to traditional Auditory Verbal Therapy improve outcomes in preschool children with hearing loss?
January 21st, 2015 Gillian de Boer, Right on the nose: Quantitative assessment of oral-nasal balance
February 4th, 2015 Sanjana Shellikeri, Brain Behaviour Relations in Bulbar Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
February 25th, 2015 – Cancelled
March 11th, 2015 Teenu Sanjeevan, Motor Ability as a Predictor of Language Ability
March 25th, 2015 Elaine Kearney, Development of Augmented Feedback Targets for Speech Rehabilitation in Parkinson Disease
April 8th, 2015 Anna Mersov, Neural Preparation for Speech in Adults who Stutter: the role of stuttering anticipation
April 22nd, 2015 Tijana Simic, A usability study of internet-based therapy for naming deficits in aphasia
May 6th, 2015 Bruna Seixas Lima, The Loss of Meaning in the Discourse of Individuals with Semantic Dementia
May 20th – CANCELLED
NEW May 27th, 2015 Dr. Larissa Berti, Tongue displacement and durational characteristics of normal and disordered Brazilian Portuguese liquids
June 3rd, 2015 Elissa Greco, Dysphagia Resulting from Chemoradiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
June 17th, 2015 Teresa Valenzano, Dysphagia and Spinal Cord Injury