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Communication Sciences and Disorders

Rivers Helps Students Land Coveted Research Internships

Written By: Karen Guin | March 2, 2016
Two UCF students are heading to Michigan this summer thanks to guidance from faculty mentor Kenyatta Rivers, associate professor of communication sciences and disorders. Undergraduates Andrea Siguenza...
Physical Therapy

SciTech Central Short: Adult Harness Café

Written By: WUCF TV | February 24, 2016
A unique café has opened on UCF campus that is equipped with a special harness system that allows victims of traumatic brain injury or stroke...
Athletic Training

AT Student Shines at Conference

Written By: Karen Guin | February 16, 2016
What do you do when you are faced with delivering a presentation to over 600 athletic training professionals, mentors, and peers?  If you are Angelique...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Orlando Sentinel Reports on New NIH Study

Written By: Naseem Miller, Orlando Sentinel | February 5, 2016
Research in Central Florida: UCF Professor Developing Interventions for Kids with Speech Problems For more than a decade, Dr. Jennifer Kent-Walsh has been studying how...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

UCF, Florida Hospital Research Collaboration Awards First Grant

Written By: Barbara Abney | February 4, 2016
A collaboration between the University of Central Florida and Florida Hospital has awarded its first $20,000 seed grant to a team that will study the...
Physical Therapy

UCF Unveils First-of-its-Kind Cafe in Florida

Written By: Karen Guin | February 1, 2016
Ten years ago Diana Tafur was ejected from a New York City taxi in an accident involving a drunk driver and landed on her head....
Communication Sciences and Disorders

2016 Brutten Fluency Symposium to Be Held Jan. 29

Written By: Karen Guin | January 25, 2016
The 2016 Gene J. Brutten Fluency Symposium will take place Friday, Jan. 29, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in UCF’s Student Union, Cape Florida Ballroom. The symposium will feature presentations...
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...

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