Dr. Johnnie Sexton, Au.D., ECU Communication Sciences and
Disorders (CSDI) alumnus, will serve as the 2018 Recognition Ceremony Speaker
for the College of Allied Health Sciences (CAHS) on Saturday, May 5th at
1 p.m. in Minges Coliseum. Dr. Sexton received his B.S. in Speech, Language and
Auditory Pathology (1977) and M.S. in Audiology (1979) from ECU and his Au.D. (2010)
from A. T. Still University/Arizona Health Sciences.
On Friday, April 13, 2018, Olivia Boorom successfully defended her MS thesis titled "The Influence of Language Phenotype on Predictors of Emergent Literacy in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders."
The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is hosting its 75th Annual Meeting this week in Pittsburgh, PA. Our CSDI Cleft Palate Speech Imaging and Visualization Lab, led by Dr. Jamie Perry along with some of the program's former students are responsible for 9 of the 300 academic research papers being presented during the conference.
Dr. Sarah Faucette successfully defended her PhD dissertation "Release From Masking: Behavioral And Electrophysiological Measures In Young And Older Listeners" on Wednesday, March 28th.
On Tuesday, March 27th, the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders hosted members of the NC Scottish Rite Foundation for a social event.
Sherri Winslow was presented with the NCSHLA State Clinical Achievement Award on Thursday, March 8th at the 2018 Annual Convention in Raleigh, NC.