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Gender Affirming Healthcare: The Speech Language Pathologist’s Role

Gender Affirming Healthcare: The Speech Language Pathologist’s Role in Supporting and Advocating for Gender-Diverse Patients By Kristen Lewandowski June 3, 2021 Communication is a human right. Our voice, speech, written expression and nonverbal communication carry value and require respect. This is true regardless of race, ethnicity, age, sex, gender, religion,…

Alumni Spotlight – Stephanie Van Allan

UF MA-SLP Class of 2010 Stephanie Van Allan I'm an outpatient SLP with Cleveland Clinic Florida. Our clinic specializes in neuro rehab, where I work with patients who have suffered…

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…