S-LP Research Colloquia 2016 – 2017

What’s new in communication disorders research? Join us on Wednesday’s for these 1 hour lunchtime presentations and find out!

Presentations occur in Room 452, in the Rehabilitation Sciences Building, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm  (as a courtesy to the speaker please be on time).

2016 Schedule

November 2, 2016 Dr. Frank Rudzicz Machine Learning in Clinical Medicine
November 9, 2016 Gillian de Boer A tale of two measures: Assessment of oral nasal balance disorders
November 23, 2016 Tina Simic Is executive control ability a predictor of language therapy outcomes? Preliminary Findings
December 7, 2016 Bruna Seixas Lima  A longitudinal analysis of the effects of semantic memory impairment in global coherence.

2017 Schedule

January 18, 2017 Elissa Greco Informing the Potential of Behavioural Dysphagia Interventions for Patients with Head and Neck Cancer Treated with Curative Radiotherapy.
January 25, 2017 Glynnis DuBois Using Music and Movement to Support School-readiness Skills in Preschool Children with Hearing Loss
February 1, 2017 Ashley Waito Physiological mechanisms contributing to dysphagia in individuals with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
February 15, 2017 Teresa Valenzano The Coordination of respiration and swallowing for individuals with spinal disorder
February 22, 2017 Dr Anthony Kong,
Associate Professor
Dept of Comm  Sciences
University of Central Florida
Development and validation of a clinical discourse assessment tool for acquired language disorders: The Main Concept Analysis (MCA) for English and Chinese speakers
March 8, 2017 Hillary Ganek A Qualitative Investigation of Vietnamese Language Socialization Practices
March 15, 2017 Sanjana Shellikeri Brain Behaviour Correlates of Bulbar ALS
March 29, 2017 Elaine Kearney Development of Augmented Visual Feedback for Speech Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease
April 12, 2017 Leticia Ribeiro Neuroimaging potential as language skills predictor in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): A systematic review
April 26, 2017 Carly Barbon Thickened Liquids: A Brief Rheological Review
May 3, 2017 Nicholas Wasylyk Respiratory Dysfunction in Patients with Bulbar ALS
May 10, 2017 Victoria Currie Pediatric Stroke and Dysphagia
May 24, 2017 Fiona Hobler Motor Learning in Children and Adults who Stutter
June 7, 2017 Carly Cermak Cognitive Communication Deficits After Childhood Closed Head Injury
June 14, 2017 Monique Tardif  Phonetic Accomodation  and Disordered Speech
June 21, 2017 CANCELLED