Amanda Allen, Lab Coordinator for Dr. Kris Tjaden’s Motor Speech Disorders Lab and summer clinical supervisor in the Speech and Hearing Clinic has been awarded the Distinguished Early Career Professional (ECP) Certificate of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
Dr. Kris Tjaden, director of the University at Buffalo (UB) Motor Speech Disorders Lab is part of a research team that has received a 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to investigate speech outcomes following deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) for individuals with Parkinson’s disease (PD).
This fall semester 2020, the Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences has added new academic faculty members, Drs. Sheppard, Castro, and Heffner. Below is a brief introduction of each.
The University of Buffalo's Speech-Language & Hearing Clinic is the training facility for students who are majoring in Speech Pathology and Audiology in the Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences.