Speech and Hearing Sciences | Medical Speech/Language Pathology
S515 | 4925 | Eberele, R.
Roles and responsibilities of speech-language pathologists in the
medical arena with clients ranging the lifespan will be reviewed and
discussed. Topics to be investigated include: continuum of care,
interdisciplinary approach, pharmacology, terminology, client
advocacy and accreditations, among others. Class format will include
lecture, didactic discussion, student project presentations and
Grades will be assigned based on: formal presentation on a related
topic of student selection, written interpretation of medical
records, development of an assessment and treatment plan based on
case history and student attendance/participation.