Featured Student: Arielle Abrams

Third-year Doctor of Audiology student Arielle Abrams discusses her own experience with hearing loss and her time in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences at the UNC School of Medicine.


Elizabeth Crais

Elizabeth Crais and Rebecca Pretzel Receive Navigating Pathways for Coordinated Care for Children with ASD/DD Grant From Health Resources Services Administration

Posted 1 week ago

The Health Resources Services Administration has awarded a new grant, Navigating Pathways for Coordinated Care for Children with ASD/DD, to Elizabeth Crais, PhD, and Rebecca Pretzel, PhD. After a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder or developmental disability, studies have shown that many families do not know where to seek help, nor do they have clear … Continued

Doctor of Audiology Students Meredith Braza and Margaret “Gretta” Richter Receive American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Audiology Research Travel Awards

Posted 3 weeks ago

Two students within the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences have received the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s Audiology Research Travel Award (ARTA) for ASHA’s annual convention, to be held in November 2019 in Orlando, Florida. Gretta Richter and Meredith Braza, both Doctor of Audiology students, will represent the division. Braza, a second-year AuD student, said the … Continued

Linda Watson

Watson, Nowell, and Dykstra Steinbrenner Autism Research Published in Autism-Focused Education Support Resource

Posted 1 month ago

Several investigators from the UNC Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute are contributors to a newly released autism-focused educational support resource from SAGE Publishing. The SAGE Handbook of Autism and Education is a comprehensive handbook for practitioners and researchers who wish to know and understand current views of the nature of autism and best practices … Continued

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