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Sallie Nowell Receives 2018 Boka W. Hadzija Award

Sallie Nowell Receives 2018 Boka W. Hadzija Award

Nowell represented the Department of Allied Health Sciences at this year's Graduate School awards.

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First-Year Audiology Students Participate in Training Lab with Young Children

First-Year Audiology Students Participate in Training Lab with Young Children

First-year students learned about visual reinforcement audiometry, a behavioral assessment procedure used to estimate hearing levels in young children.

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Quick Receives 2018 Impact Award

Quick Receives 2018 Impact Award

The Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences' Nancy Quick, PhD, is a recipient of the 2018 Impact Award, granted by the Graduate School.

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Fourth-Year Audiology Student Emily Spitzer Published in Journal of the American Academy of Audiology

An article by fourth-year audiology student Emily Spitzer was recently published in the October 2017 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Audiology.

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PhD Student Finds Her Voice in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences

PhD Student Finds Her Voice in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences

PhD student Jenni Shafer hopes her newly discovered research passions will lower barriers in an often-overlooked and under-researched issue facing adults.

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UNC COMMENCEMENT 2017: Nancy Quick, PhD

UNC COMMENCEMENT 2017: Nancy Quick, PhD

Nancy Quick, PhD, completed her PhD studies and dissertation in spring 2017 thanks to mentors in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences.

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Carolina Center for Public Service Recognizes Sallie Nowell with 2017 Community Engagement Fellowship

Carolina Center for Public Service Recognizes Sallie Nowell with 2017 Community Engagement Fellowship

The Carolina Center for Public Service has awarded a 2017 Community Engagement Fellowship to Sallie Nowell, a PhD student in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences.

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 Dr. Adam Jacks Featured on YOUR HEALTH Radio

Dr. Adam Jacks Featured on YOUR HEALTH Radio

Dr. Adam Jacks sits down with Dr. Adam Goldstein and Laura Sisler to discuss aphasia on "YOUR HEALTH."

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Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences Hosts Ninth Annual Student Research Day; Linda Watson, EdD, named 2017 Dr. Robert W. Peters Award recipient for research mentoring

Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences Hosts Ninth Annual Student Research Day; Linda Watson, EdD, named 2017 Dr. Robert W. Peters Award recipient for research mentoring

PhD, master’s, and bachelor’s degree students presented their research and findings at the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences annual student research day on Friday, April 28, 2017. Linda Watson, EdD, also received a division award for research mentoring.

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Dr. Cara McComish selected for 2017 CAPCSD Leadership Academy

Dr. Cara McComish selected for 2017 CAPCSD Leadership Academy

The Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CAPCSD) has selected Dr. Cara McComish as a participant for its 2017 academy.

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Speech-Language Pathologist Joins Dr. Adam Jacks' Aphasia Research Team

Speech-Language Pathologist Joins Dr. Adam Jacks' Aphasia Research Team

Marcia Rodriguez, a speech-language pathologist with decades of experience, has joined Dr. Adam Jacks' team as they research aphasia and brain stimulation.

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Drs. Adam Jacks and Vicki Mercer join DAHS legacy of Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars program as 2016 graduates

Drs. Adam Jacks and Vicki Mercer join DAHS legacy of Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars program as 2016 graduates

Drs. Vicki Mercer and Adam Jacks have graduated from the Thorp Faculty Engaged Scholars Program, following in the tradition of numerous Department of Allied Health Sciences faculty members. Mercer, a professor in the Division of Physical Therapy joins Jacks, a professor in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences as 2016 graduates.

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