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Communication Sciences and Disorders

NIH Funds Study on Technology, Services for Children with Severe Speech Disabilities

Written By: Karen Guin | January 22, 2016
Jennifer Kent-Walsh, professor of communication sciences and disorders, has been awarded a $437,812 grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve clinical services for...
Health Sciences

Rovito Participates in White House Dialogue on Men’s Health

Written By: Karen Guin | January 15, 2016
Michael Rovito, assistant professor of health professions, was among the health care, public policy, business and nonprofit professionals who participated in the White House Dialogue on Men’s Health Jan....
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Victor Oladipo Donates $35K to UCF Listening Center

Written By: Josh Cohen, Orlando Magic | December 16, 2015
When he was named co-winner of the Rich and Helen DeVos Community Enrichment Award last March and was granted $50,000 to donate to charities of...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Alumna Makes UCF’s 30 under 30 List

Written By: Karen Guin | December 7, 2015
Communication sciences and disorders alumna Shelby Campbell, Au.D., (B.S., ’09) (right) is one of 30 UCF alumni under age 30 honored recently for outstanding professional accomplishments. The 30...
Physical Therapy

UCF Go Baby Go! Provides Modified Toy Cars for 16 More Children

Written By: Karen Guin | December 7, 2015
UCF’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program hosted a second UCF Go Baby Go! workshop to retrofit motorized toy cars for young children with special needs. UCF physical therapy...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Kong Earns Inaugural United Nations Award from UCF Research

Written By: Karen Guin | November 16, 2015
Anthony Pak Hin Kong, associate professor of communication sciences and disorders, is the first recipient of a new honor bestowed by the UCF Office of Research and Commercialization....
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Rosa-Lugo, Whiteside to Receive Honors at National Speech-Language-Hearing Convention

Written By: Karen Guin | November 9, 2015
Two members of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders will be formally honored this week at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Nov. 12-14 convention in Denver. Associate Lecturer...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Alumnus Rousseau Receives 2015 Professional Achievement Award

Written By: Karen Guin | November 4, 2015
The UCF Alumni Association and College of Health and Public Affairs presented their 2015 Professional Achievement Award to communication sciences and disorders alumnus Bernard Rousseau,...
Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Program Among Nation’s First to Adopt Anatomage Technology

Written By: Karen Guin | October 26, 2015
Watching his mother go through physical therapy after a rotator cuff injury inspired Christopher Atkinson to make physical therapy his career. Already into health and...
Physical Therapy

Students Learn Value of Interprofessional Collaboration in Health Care

Written By: Karen Guin | October 23, 2015
A growing trend in health care education is interprofessional collaboration. According to the National Institutes of Health, studies show that when dealing with complex health...