11th Annual Speech-Language Pathology Symposium

Friday, May 15, 2020

Duquesne Union
Africa Room - 3rd Floor

"But I can talk just fine"-- Maximizing the role of the speech-language pathologist in management of children, adolescents, and adults with mild traumatic brain injury

Featured Speaker: Jessica Brown, PhD, CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor, Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at the University of Arizona


8:30-9:00am --- Registration

9:00am-12:00pm --- Morning Session

12:00pm-12:50pm --- Lunch

12:50pm-3:15pm --- Afternoon Session 

Registration information will be coming soon.

Speaker Bio: Dr. Jessica Brown is an assistant professor in the department of Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences at the University of Arizona. She completed her bachelor's degree at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and both her M.S. and Ph.D. at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Dr. Brown runs the Cognitive Communication Brain Lab and her research, teaching, and clinical interests focus on developing ecologically-valid assessments, creating Return-to-Learn practices, evaluating augmentative supports and strategies, and examining visual and cognitive abilities to improve functional outcomes for individuals with traumatic brain injury, stroke, and brain tumors.