ASHA Names 2019 Media Award Winners

Association Recognizes News Outlets and Members for Outstanding Coverage and Outreach "The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has chosen 11 honorees for its 2019 Media Awards—seven media outlets and four ASHA member "Media Outreach Champions." ASHA will recognize them at [...]

2019-09-04T18:23:05-05:00 September 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Congratulations, Dr. Martin-Harris!

Dr. Martin-Harris was awarded Honors of the Association -- the highest award given -- by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Honors are awarded to people who have made extensive contributions to the field of speech, language and hearing. Dr. [...]

2018-06-21T12:48:36-05:00 June 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Akshar Thakkar presenting at the Undergraduate Research Fair!

Representing the Swallowing Cross-Systems Collaborative, undergraduate lab member Akshar Thakkar presented his poster entitled "Optimal Nipples for Efficient Barium Expression During the Videofluoroscopic Swallow Exam" at the Northwestern University Undergraduate Research Fair on May 30th, 2018. Akshar presented alongside [...]

2018-06-05T11:28:55-05:00 June 5th, 2018|News|

June is Dysphagia Awareness Month

June is Dysphagia Awareness Month, which as been a statued agreed to by Congress since 2008. The National Foundation of Swallowing Disorders (NFOSD) aims to increase the awareness of swallowing disorders. Take sometime this June to reflect on the [...]

2018-06-01T11:38:42-05:00 June 1st, 2018|News|

Dr. Martin-Harris Speaks at Commfest

Dr. Martin-Harris was recently able to speak at Commfest this year. Commfest is an event put on by the School of Communication at Northwestern University which spans from theater, performance and film to audiology, communicative disorders, and, of course, [...]

2018-05-07T12:18:45-05:00 May 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|