11th Annual Speech-Language Pathology Symposium
Friday, May 15, 2020
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.