• ProSem series complete for Spring 2019

    May 10, 2019

    Thanks to all who participated in the Spring 2019 Professional Seminar series. See you in the autumn!

  • Undergrads represent CSD @ SURF

    April 17, 2019 - 4:30pm

    Old Capitol Town Center, 2nd Floor Atrium

    Sixteen undergraduate students represented Communication Sciences and Disorders at the Iowa Center for Undergraduates' 15th Annual Spring Undergraduate Research Festival. The event was April 1 at the Old Capitol Town Center. 

    Students and their mentors are:

    Theresa Baranick / Naomi Rodgers
    Lauren Brown / Anu Subramanian
    Haoxuan Chen / Jean Gordon
    Yung-Chieh Chuang / Meredith Saletta
    Brianna Cole / Naomi Rodgers
    Madeline Demro / Patricia Zebrowski
    Hannah Dunn / Shawn Goodman
    Carly Garcia / Jerald Moon
    Stacy Garrard / Carolyn Brown
    Rebecca Hauser / Inyong Choi
    Rebecca Howard / Meredith Saletta
    Nicole Khvalabov / Jean Gordon
    Lexi Kolterman / Shawn Goodman
    Caitlin Nelson / Elizabeth Walker
    Jeffrey Shymanski / Elizabeth Walker
    Jessica Spinelli / Kristi Hendrickson

    Congratulations to all!


  • Iowa pride @ ASHA!

    November 15, 2018


    Congrats to the Iowa's presenters at the 2018 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention:

    November 15

    Ann Fennell, Alison Lemke, Anu Subramanian, Anne Wallace
    Hands-on Lab Title: “Effective clinical education – evidence, experience and practice“
    10:15 am to 12:15pm
    Location: CC/Hall C Lab21

    Elizabeth Walker, Kelsey Klein, Margaret Dallapiazza, Jeffrey Shymanski
    Poster Title: “Non verbal Visual Sequential Learning in Children With Cochlear Implants”
    11:00 am
    Location:  CC/Hall C

    Larissa Jordan, Karen Bryant, Meredith Saletta, Mary Otto
    Poster Title: “Automatic Semantic Priming in Individuals With Alzheimer’s Disease: A Meta-Analysis”
    11 am to 12:30 pm
    Location: Board #361 in CC/Hall C

    Anu Subramanian, Elizabeth Delsandro
    Seminar Title: “S’mores and meaningful conversations: overnight camp for SLP graduate students”
    1:30 to 2.30pm
    Location: CC/159

    Elizabeth Walker, Caitlin Sapp, Bailey Tatge, Margaret Dallapiazza
    Poster Title:  “Effects of Hearing Aid Use on Listening Effort in Children Who Are Hard of Hearing”
    1:30 pm
    Location: CC/Hall C

    Larissa Jordan, Natalie Covington
    Poster Title:” In This Together: Connecting With PhD Students Across Institutions”
    3-4:30 pm
    Location: Board #221 in CC/Hall C

    Kristen Ponturiero, Margaret Dallapiazza, Meredith Spratford, Elizabeth Walker
    Poster Title:  “Comparing Teacher Reports, Student Participation, and Objective Classroom Acoustic Measures of Children with Hearing Loss”
    3:00 pm
    Location: CC/Hall C Board #245

    November 16

    Kristi Hendrickson
    Seminar Title: “Long-term Maintenance of Activation for Phonological Competitors by CI Users”
    10:30 AM - 11:30 am
    Location: CC/106 (Lvl 1)

    Emily Goetz, Elizabeth Walker, Rachel Canon, Evelien Dirks, Kristi Hendrickson
    Poster Title: “Bicycling Habits of Children With Hearing Loss”
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Location:  CC/Hall C

    Caitlin Sapp
    Talk Title: "Expanding University-Based AuD Training Clinics to Include Infant Diagnostic Services"
    10:30-11 am
    Westin, Galleria; Tech A

    Elizabeth Walker
    Hands-on Lab Title:  “Hands-on: Embracing Technology & Innovation for Providers Working With Children With Hearing Loss”
    3:30 pm
    Location: CC/Hall C Lab 4

    Kate Bergin
    Poster Title: “Outcomes of an Intensive Swallowing Program for Persons With Parkinson's Disease”
    4:00- 5:30 pm
    Location: 6267 Poster Board 191

    November 17

    Elizabeth Walker
    Seminar Title: “Successful Research Grant Writing in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Advice from the Experts”
    8:00 am
    Location: Westin/Burroughs

    Katherine Kreidler, Anu Subramanian
    Poster Title: “Using a high tech SGD in early intervention: A case study”
     8:30 am
    Location: Board 320

    Katherine Kreidler, Anu Subramanian
    Poster Title: “Partnering with clients: Importance of client-clinician alliance in early intervention”
    11:30 am
    Location: Board 523

    Kathryn Gabel, Elizabeth Walker
    Poster title: Narrative Skills in School-Age Children who are Hard of Hearing
    1-2:30 pm
    Location: CC/Hall C (session number 6643)

  • Hauser presents at FURF Nov. 14

    November 14, 2018 - 4:30pm

    Old Capitol Town Center, 2nd Floor Atrium

    Rebecca Hauser will present her poster, "Auditory Evoked Potentials in Hybrid Cochlear Implant Listeners," at the Fall Undergraduate Research Festival. The event is Wednesday, November 14, from 4:30-6:30 pm at the Old Capitol Town Center 2nd Floor Atrium. Rebecca, an undergraduate Speech and Hearing Science major, is mentored by Inyong Choi.


  • Management of the Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Patient conference June 13-14

    June 13, 2019 to June 14, 2019

    Iowa City, Iowa

    The 27th Annual International Conference: Management of the Tinnitus & Hyperacusis Patient will be held June 13-14 at the University of Iowa. Sessions take place at the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center. This conference was created for both professionals and patients.

    See full program schedule | conference brochure

    The conference is sponsored by the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders.