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SLHS alumni Dr. Raele Robison wins poster award

Recent SLHS Alumni Dr. Raele Robison was awarded 1st Place Poster presentation at the annual Dysphagia Research Society Meeting for her doctoral research presentation “Determination of Functional Lingual Pressure Impairment Thresholds for Unsafe and Inefficient Swallowing in ALS.” Dr. Robison completed this work in the Aerodigestive Research Core under the mentorship of Dr. Emily Plowman.

Charles Ellis Jr., Ph.D., Appointed as Chair of SLHS

We are pleased to announce that Charles Ellis, Jr., Ph.D., CCC-SLP has been appointed Chair of the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, and will be joining our faculty in July 2021. Dr. Ellis is internationally recognized for his clinical outcomes research in the areas of adult neurogenic communication…

SLHS Faculty Members Win ASHF Research Awards

Dr. Matt Masapollo Receives New Investigator Award Matt Masapollo, PhD, received a New Investigator Award from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation to investigate the mechanisms involved in speech motor sequence learning using electromagnetic articulography. Dr. Yonghee Oh Awarded 2020 New Century Scholars Research Grant Yonghee Oh, PhD, has been awarded a…