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If you are planning to attend the annual American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) convention in Orlando, FL this year, don’t miss faculty and student presentations from the UF SLHS department.  […]

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Dr. Colleen LePrell Dr. Colleen Le Prell Presented Keynote Lecture at the Midwest Auditory Research Conference

Colleen Le Prell, an associate professor in the department of Speech, Language, and Hearing sciences, presented a keynote lecture, titled “Development of therapeutics that protect the inner ear” at the […]

Bootcamp 2014 1 2014 MA-SLP Bootcamp Complete

Incoming graduate students successfully complete Bootcamp for the MA-SLP student with Dr. Michelle Troche This three day seminar has been designed to provide incoming first year speech-language pathology graduate students […]

Conference on Pediatric Hearing Loss Flyer

The inaugural Conference on Pediatric Hearing Loss sponsored by Delta Zeta offered through UF’s College of Public Health and Health Professions in the Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences […]

Karen-Hegland-21-258x305 Dr. Hegland completes masters certificate, joins CTSI Academy of Research Excellence

PHHP faculty member Dr. Karen Hegland, an assistant professor in the Department of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences, recently received a Masters Certificate for Excellence in Human Subject Research and […]

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Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is located within the College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida   Health Science Center.

Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is a growing department encompassing clinical services in the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology, programs for undergraduate, graduate and professional education, and a variety of applied research activities.

Our clinical, educational, and research programs are innovative and on the cutting-edge of our professions. At the Speech and Hearing Center at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, our faculty and students offer the most recent diagnostic and rehabilitation technologies for children and adults with hearing impairments, as well as language, voice, and swallowing problems.

Graduate programs in Audiology and Speech Language Pathology reflect forward thinking approaches to graduate education in our professional content areas. In addition, we are constantly striving to expand post-graduate educational opportunities through continuing education activities and specialty certification programs for those seeking intense, advanced professional education and clinical training.


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336 Dauer Hall
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611

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PO Box 117420
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611

Tel: (352) 392-2114
Fax: (352) 846-0243

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The SLHS Upper Airway Dysfunction Lab welcomes visiting PhD student from Germany

The UAD welcomes Beate Schumann, a PhD student from University Hospital in Aachen, Germany. She will be visiting our lab through the end of December, learning about the evaluation, measurement, […]

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Tiny irritants can leave you speechless

Pollen, mold, and more pollen! These environmental allergens are highly prevalent in the Gainesville area and when ‘tis the season local residents can have a huge problem. Allergies are the...

There’s an App for That?

Smartphones. What would we do without them? We line up around the block, waiting for hours for the newer, faster, bigger, better, sleeker models of our pocket companions. Everyone has […]

Flu Virus and Laryngitis

With flu season approaching it is important to be aware of symptoms that can affect the voice.

Voice Therapy in Transgender Transitions

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Importance of Vocal Training for Singers

Like the world’s most talented athletes, professional singers dedicate their lives to the craft of their vocal sport and spend countless hours practicing and refining their skills.

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