Sanchez-Ortiz UF Audiology Students Win Research Award

Erika Ortiz and Chrisanda Sanchez, two third year AuD students, were awarded the James Jerger Award for Outstanding Student Research at this year’s American Academy of Audiology (AAA) meeting in […]

Karen-Hegland-453x600 Assistant professor Karen Hegland, Ph.D., Receives NIH Funding

Assistant professor Karen Hegland, Ph.D., director of the Upper Airway Dysfunction Laboratory (, has recently received funding from the National Institutes of Health to study airway protective deficits in people […]

Razan Alfakir, Ph.D. Student, Receives GSC Award

Razan Alfakir M.D., Au.D., has received the Graduate Student Council Award as one of two outstanding graduate students at the University of Florida for the 2014-2015 academic year. The award […]

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The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at the University of Florida is dedicated to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, clinical training and basic and applied research in speech language pathology and audiology. Our goal is to provide a mutually respectful environment to advance scholarship and the pursuit of knowledge, and to foster intellectual curiosity and integrity in all aspects of research and clinical education. Our focus is on educating future professionals in the areas of speech language pathology and audiology while building their leadership skills and setting a high standard of performance. The faculty and staff are dedicated to the promotion of our program and the dissemination of scholarly information locally, nationally and internationally.


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