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SLP Conferences, Events, and Education

SLP Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

38th Annual UC Davis Fingers to the Toes: A Comprehensive Review of Primary Care Orthopaedics
09/19/2014 - 09/24/2014
UC Davis Health System, Office of CME, and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

2014 ASHA Convention
11/20/2014 - 11/22/2014
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

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speech , hearing , audiology , slp , audiologist

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Feature Story
Cover of NEWS-Line for Speech-Language Pathologists & Audiologists

Speech, Language & Swallowing Deficits in a Long-Term Acute Care Setting Q&A with Leigh Anne Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S

Leigh Ann Baker, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, received her undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and her master's degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. She is a board certified specialist in swallowing and swallowing disorders and works at Promise Hospital (www.promise-batonrouge.com... Continue Reading



Latest News

Babies Learn Words Differently As They Age, Researcher Finds

Research has shown that most 18-month-olds learn an average of two to five new words a day; however, little is known about how children process information to learn new words as they move through the preschool years. In a new study, a University of... Continue Reading


Fish, Fatty Acid Consumption Associated With Lower Risk Of Hearing Loss In Women

Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital found that consumption of two or more servings of fish per week was associated with a lower risk of hearing loss in women. Findings of the new study Fish and Fatty Acid Consumption and Hearing Loss study le... Continue Reading


Intervention In 6-month-olds With Autism Eliminates Symptoms, Developmental Delay

Treatment at the earliest age when symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) appear -- sometimes in infants as young as 6 months old -- significantly reduces symptoms so that, by age 3, most who received the therapy had neither ASD nor developmental... Continue Reading


Study: Viral Infection In Nose Can Trigger Middle Ear Infection

Middle ear infections, which affect more than 85% of children under the age of 3, can be triggered by a viral infection in the nose rather than solely by a bacterial infection, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. By simul... Continue Reading


Mandatory Policy Boosts Flu Vaccination Rates Among Healthcare Workers

Hospitals can greatly improve their flu vaccination rate among health care workers by using a mandatory employee vaccination policy, according to a Henry Ford Health System study. Citing its own data, Henry Ford researchers say the health system ach... Continue Reading


FDA Clears Tinnitus Therapy System For Mobile Devices

Often described as ‘ringing in the ears’, tinnitus is a result of false signaling in the brain due to inner ear cell damage. Most commonly caused by exposure to loud noise and/or hearing loss, it can have a profound impact on a person’s quality of li... Continue Reading


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Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare Jobs

Ovulation Induction Clinical Coordinator
Reproductive Health Specialists
Pittsburgh, PA

Home Health Nurse
Floyd Valley Hospital/Avera Health
Iowa

RNs
Best PCS Home Care
West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Stuart, Port St Lucie and Vero Beach, Florida

Speech & Language Pathologist
Autism Spectrum Therapies
California

Associate Degree Nursing Instructor Emergency Medical Services Instructor Vocational Nursing Instructor
Laredo Community College
National

Associate Degree Nursing Instructor Emergency Medical Services Instructor Vocational Nursing Instructor
Laredo Community College
Faculty

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