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  • Jon Douglas, Au.D., CCC-A

    We will miss you, Jon Douglas!

    Jon Douglas, clinical associate professor in audiology, has departed our department after 16 years. Jon specialized in tinnitus and hyperacusis management and providing family-centered care for children with different abilities. Jon was the LEND coordinator …

  • Florence Filley, M.A., CCC-SLP

    In Memoriam: Florence Filley, M.A., CCC-SLP

    Former clinical faculty member Florence Filley, M.A., CCC-SLP, passed away on May 7, 2024. Florence taught at North Dakota University and Ohio State University before coming to UW-Madison in 1963. She worked as a Clinical …

  • Melanie Buhr-Lawler, Au.D., CCC-A

    Melanie Buhr-Lawler Featured on UW-Madison Badger Talks

    Clinical Professor Melanie Buhr-Lawler is featured on the UW-Madison Badger Talks page! Melanie is a featured healthcare speaker with her talk, “The Technology that Connects: Navigating Hearing Loss in Today’s Digital World”. The University of …

  • A W crest banner flutters in the wind on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Jeff Miller /UW-Madison)

    ASHA Capitol Hill Day

    Advocacy in action! UWHSC Clinical Professors, Kim Caul and Rachel Lee had the opportunity to visit Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. to advocate for audiologists, SLPs, and the people we serve, as part of the …

  • A W crest banner flutters in the wind on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Jeff Miller /UW-Madison)

    Second Cohort of Speech-Language Pathology Students from University of Texas El Paso Will Visit CSD in June for an Intensive Research Experience

    In June, a new group of five master’s students in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Texas El Paso (UTEP) will join the UW-Madison Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) Department for a three-week intensive research …

  • Lawrence Shriberg, Ph.D.

    In Memoriam: Lawrence D. Shriberg, Ph.D.

    Lawrence D. Shriberg, Ph.D., passed away peacefully on April 26, 2024. Dr. Shriberg had a long and meritorious career as a Professor in the UW-Madison Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and as a Research …

  • Maryann Krasko, M.S.

    Doctoral Student in Ciucci Lab Awarded Prestigious NIH Fellowship Award

    Maryann Krasko, MS, a doctoral student in UW’s Communication Sciences and Disorders program, envisions a world where patients with neurodegenerative disorders – who struggle with many complicated and debilitating symptoms – can at least retain …

  • Norman Canestorp and Bucky Badger at the Outstanding Adult Students Award Ceremony at the Memorial Union.

    CSD Student Selected for UW-Madison Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Award

    Congratulations to CSD senior Norman Canestorp, recipient of the 2024 Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Award. The Outstanding Undergraduate Returning Adult Student Award recognizes returning adult undergraduate students whose exceptional determination and perseverance have enabled …

  • A W crest banner flutters in the wind on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Jeff Miller /UW-Madison)

    Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Programs Rank Among Best Graduate Programs

    U.S. News and World Report has ranked University of Wisconsin-Madison Speech-Language Pathology and University of Wisconsin AuD Consortium as “Best Programs”, placing them among the elite graduate school programs in the nation for 2024. Speech-Language …

  • Jenn Soriano, M.S., CCC-SLP

    Jenn Soriano Selected for the 2024 CAPCSD Ph.D. Scholarship

    Congratulations to Jenn Soriano, M.S., CCC-SLP, for being selected for the 2024 CAPCSD Ph.D. Scholarship. The Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CAPCSD) scholarship program is for students pursuing a research doctoral …

  • A W crest banner flutters in the wind on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison during autumn on Oct. 18, 2019. (Photo by Jeff Miller /UW-Madison)

    CSD Students Receive Department Scholarship Awards

    Congratulations to all of the student recipients! Bernard J. Kwiatkowski Memorial Scholarship – Ellie McCreary, Anna Freiburger Emma Allen Fellowship Award – Caitlyn Slawny, Chenelle Walker, Emily Bagan, Emma Libersky, Jenn Soriano, Jenny Lucke, Sydney …

  • Brady, age 3, uses a speech-generating device to communicate in play with his mom and graduate student clinicians.

    Meghan Murphy Better Days Fund

    The Meghan Murphy Better Days Fund provides scholarship opportunities for pediatric clients with speech and language disorders to receive services at the UW Speech and Hearing Clinic (UWSHC). Brady started speech therapy at the UWSHC …

  • Kimberly Mueller, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

    Dr. Kimberly Mueller Discusses Hearing Loss and Dementia on WPR

    Nathaniel Chin, MD, and Kimberly Mueller, PhD, CCC-SLP, joined Wisconsin Public Radio’s (WPR) Central Time to discuss the links between hearing loss and dementia. On the show, host Rob Ferrett asked questions regarding the connections …

  • Amy Kroll, Au.D., CCC-A

    Amy Kroll Receives WSHA Audiologist of the Year Award

    Amy Kroll, Au.D., CCC-A was awarded the 2024 Audiologist of the Year Award from the Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association (WSHA). This award recognizes individuals who have been nominated by clients and/or client families …

  • Amy Hartman, Au.D., CCC-A

    Amy Hartman Receives WSHA Student Mentor Award

    Congratulations to Amy Hartman, Au.D., CCC-A! Amy was awarded the 2024 Student Mentor Award from the Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association (WSHA). This award recognizes professionals who have taken the time to mentor, modeling …

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