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Susan Nittrouer

UF study suggests children with cochlear implants need long-term interventions to improve language

Published: Oct 2nd, 2018

Children with hearing loss are learning language!

Published: Aug 14th, 2018

Children with hearing loss are learning language! This summer, adolescents from across the country came to be tested on their language, cognitive, and psychosocial abilities. All these children have been […]

PHHP names 2018 Outstanding Alumni

Published: Aug 10th, 2018

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UF Summer Reading Program

Published: Aug 8th, 2018

The UF Summer Reading Program, under the direction of Dr. Laurie Gauger, took off without a hitch in July helping students with dyslexia improve their reading skills, while staving off […]

Dr. Sterling Sheffield joins the SLHS Au.D. faculty

Published: Aug 7th, 2018

Dr. Sheffield joined our faculty as an Assistant Professor in July. He received a clinical Doctorate of Audiology degree from the University of Iowa and completed an externship at the Mayo […]

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Hearoes for Hearing 5k was a rousing success!

Published: May 14th, 2018

The 14th annual Hearoes for Hearing 5K took place  Saturday, April 21st at the Hume Commuter Lot. With 316 participants and over $10,000 dollars (exact number TBA on Facebook soon) […]

Bridging the Dysphagia Education Gap

Dr. Ianessa Humbert – Bridging the Dysphagia Education Gap

Published: May 11th, 2018

Impact of Preeminence Initiative: Progress in Research on Swallowing

Published: Mar 29th, 2018

Raele Robison awarded First Place Poster Presentation at the Dysphagia Research Society Meeting

Raele Robison awarded First Place Poster Presentation at the Dysphagia Research Society Meeting

Published: Mar 22nd, 2018

Raele Robison was awarded First Place Poster Presentation for her research presentation  “An Examination of Lingual Physiologic Reserve in Individuals with ALS”  at the Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Meeting in […]

Post Doctoral Associate Position Available

Published: Mar 21st, 2018

The post doctoral associate position available is in the Speech Development Laboratory under the leadership of Dr. Susan Nittrouer. This line is funded by a National Institute of Health grant, Spoken Language in Adolescents. The post doctoral associate will perform statistical analysis for research in the lab, complete appropriate statistical analyses and interpretation, and maintain computerized and relevant data. The post doctoral associate will also participate in the preparation of manuscripts and assist with grant proposals.