Human Communication Sciences Seminar – Thursday, 29th November 2018

HCS Research Seminar – THURSDAY 29th November 2018 Speaker:    Dr Lindsay Pennington, Newcastle University Title:    Assessment and Management of Childhood Dysarthria Venue:     Elmfield Lecture Theatre 1, Elmfield Building, Northumberland Road Time:    13:00–14:30 Abstract:       The motor speech disorder dysarthria is common in non-progressive neurological conditions, such as cerebral palsy and acquired brain injury. …

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HCS Student Wins National Prize

Cecy Marden, who has just graduated with distinction from the MMedSci Clinical Communication Studies course in HCS, has been awarded the British Aphasiology Society essay prize for her work on aphasia therapy. The British Aphasiology Society run an annual competition for the best student essay and over the past years Sheffield has been dominant. We…

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HCS Research Seminar – Dr Arpita Bose – Thursday 10th May 2018

HCS Research Seminar – THURSDAY 10th May2018 Speaker:    Dr Arpita Bose, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading Title:    Language Production in Bilingual Aphasia:  Data from South-Asian languages Venue:     Elmfield Lecture Theatre 1, Elmfield Building, Northumberland Road Time:    13:00–14:30 Abstract: Half the world’s population is bilingual. Bilingual aphasia is…

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HCS Event: Talking Trouble – Thursday, 3rd May 2018 – 10:00 – 14:30 – Room E05, Pam Liversidge Building.

Speech, Language and Communication Needs in the Criminal Justice System: A view from 2 sides of the world When: Thursday May 3rd 2018  10am – 2.30pm (Lunch & Networking 12-1pm) Where: Room E05, Design Studio 2, Pam Liversidge Building (Broad Lane/Newcastle Street)   Agenda: Agenda – Talking Trouble – 03-05-18 (PDF) About: This event will be…

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HCS Research Seminar: Thursday, 19th April 2018 – 13:00 – 14:00

Speaker: Dr Merran Toerien (University of York) Title: Dilemmas of Patient Choice: Findings from a conversation analytic study of neurology outpatient consultations. When: Thursday, 19th April 2018 – 13:00-14:00 Where: Elmfield Lecture Theatre 1, Elmfield, Northumberland Road, Sheffield, S10 2TU Abstract: Recent, widely-publicized Royal College of Surgeons’ (RCS, 2016) guidelines on consent specify that “the…

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