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Communication Sciences and Disorders

Students Visit Remarkable Craniofacial Treatment Center in Brazil

Written By: Judy Creel | April 20, 2017
(Left to right) USP Professor Jeniffer Dutka; UCF students Joanne Medina, Kaira Clapper and Laura Flores; UCF Associate Professor Linda I. Rosa-Lugo; and UCF students...
Health Sciences

Knight’s Legacy Lives on Through Scholarships

Written By: Jenna Marina | April 11, 2017
The UCF community remembered Kailyn Jones today at the Eternal Knights Memorial Service in the Student Union. Before her death, Kailyn Jones was on the path to becoming...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

UCF Showcases Aphasia House at International Leadership Summit

Written By: Karen Guin | March 27, 2017
International leaders who study and care for people who’ve lost their ability to speak recently gathered at UCF to discuss new therapy that can profoundly...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Giving a ‘Voice’ to Innovation: Kent-Walsh Wins Marchioli Award

Written By: Kristy McAllister | March 20, 2017
Working as an intern at a speech-language clinic in rural Nova Scotia, Jennifer Kent-Walsh met a family who would forever change what she wanted to...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

New Externship Brings Belgian Speech-Language Pathology Students to UCF

Written By: Karen Guin | February 23, 2017
Dressed in the uniform of a UCF communication sciences and disorders graduate student, Gerlinde Taghon and Celien Volckaert of Belgium appear to fit right in...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Young Client Gets His ‘Sparkle’ Back at Aphasia House

Written By: Camille Murawski | January 23, 2017
Clinicians at Aphasia House, a program of the Department of Communications Sciences and Disorders, offer intense, innovative therapy to individuals with aphasia, or the loss...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Graduates Discover Family Ties from Class Project, Will Introduce Relatives

Written By: Rachel Williams | December 9, 2016
What began as an ordinary hangout between two University of Central Florida students and friends will end as a reunion of long-lost families. Isabel Morejon...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Strokes Becoming More Common in Younger Adults, Aphasia House Helps

Written By: Karen Guin | December 8, 2016
Strokes are becoming more common in individuals aged 25-44, reported Abe Aboraya in a Dec. 5 segment on WMFE 90.7, a PBS affiliate. Learn how Aphasia House...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

UCF, National Experts Partner on Innovative Book on Head and Neck Cancers

Written By: Karen Guin | December 1, 2016
Cases in Head and Neck Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach presents a comprehensive overview and detailed examination of the continuum of care for patients, from diagnosis...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Faculty Members, Student Group to Receive National Speech-Language Pathology Awards

Written By: Karen Guin | November 15, 2016
Professors Michael Crary and Jennifer Kent-Walsh and the 2015-16 UCF NSSLHA members UCF will be well-represented at this week’s awards ceremony of the 2016 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association...