University of Wisconsin–Madison

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Department News

  • UW-Madison Audiology Department Promotes Ear Protection at Tractor Pull

    To promote safe hearing practices, the audiology department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison traveled to the Budweiser Dairyland Super National Truck & Tractor Pull to hand out ear protection and raise awareness of sustained exposure …

  • Michelle Ciucci Receives 2018 ASHA Fellowship Award

    Congratulations to Michelle Ciucci, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, on receiving a 2018 ASHA Fellowship award. Fellowship is one of the highest honors the ASHA bestows. To be awarded Fellow, the nominee must have made outstanding contributions to the discipline …

  • Swallow Problems May Start Early

    Michelle Ciucci, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, recently shared her insight and research efforts on Dysphagia with the World Parkinson Coalition®. Her research program is dedicated to understanding how aging and neurodegenerative disease contribute to communication and swallowing disorders. …

  • Study Offers First Look at How Children with Cerebral Palsy Develop Language Skills

    Katie Hustad, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, and her research efforts were recently featured in the campus news. A new study of children with cerebral palsy could help ease the speech and language challenges many of these children face …

  • CSD Students Make Local Impact

    National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) UW-Madison Chapter works to enrich the lives of students in communication sciences and disorders as well as the local community through education, advocacy, and service. NSSLHA is comprised …

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Department Events

Mon 16

2018 Summer ASL Course

June 18 - August 12
Mon 30

2018 Dramatic Play Camp

July 30 @ 9:00 am - August 3 @ 11:30 am
Oct 12

2018 PROMPT Therapy Training

October 12 - October 14

Student Advising

Featured Initiatives

Audiology Takes on Rural Noise

UWSHC audiologists and Au.D. students travel to rural Wisconsin each summer for a unique goal: to prevent hearing loss at the Tomah Truck and Tractor Pull. Tractor pulls are motorsports with powerful, modified engines, and they are LOUD!

Reach Dane

The UWSHC provides the hearing and middle ear screenings for over 1,000 children who attend Reach Dane each year. The clinic also provides speech and language screenings for children whose teachers have identified speech or language concerns.

Dane County Head Start participant receives a hearing screening from one of the graduate student clinicians.

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We Welcome Everyone

We support the equal treatment of all people. No individual shall be discriminated against based upon race or ethnicity, nationality, religion, age, sex, gender identity, ability, or sexual orientation.