Until further notice, our Elkins Park campus is closed and our clinics are closed to non-emergency patients. Patients with urgent concerns can visit SalusUhealth.com/Contact to arrange an emergency telehealth or in-person appointment or referral.
CPPD intends to use virtual communication to maintain the structure of their current schedule.
Alta Fried, MSOT ‘14, graduated with her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy.
She not only went on to complete her fellowship training at the Philadelphia Hand and
Shoulder Center, but she has also dedicated more than 4,000 hours in hand therapy to
become a Certified Hand Therapist.
Jacqueline Pittam, MEd, MS, CCC-SLP, really likes exposing her students at the Speech-Language Institute (SLI) to alternative methods of communication. After all, her specialty as a clinical instructor is Augmented and Alternative Communication (AAC).
When William Hanuschock ‘20BLVS, who has been visually impaired since birth, landed an internship six hours away from his home in Uniontown, Pa., he said goodbye to his family and girlfriend, packed his belongings and secured housing and transportation – all within 24 hours of receiving the news.
In continuation of Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM), an annual nationwide campaign aimed to raise awareness about communication disorders, and in light of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Kelly Salmon, SLPD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CLT-LANA, assistant professor in the University’s Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) program, explains the role of an SLP in the rehabilitation of coronavirus patients after prolonged ventilator use.
In the spring of 2018, Anthony Oliveti ‘20AUD, was working at his clinical rotation for Thomas Goyne, AuD, adjunct professor in the University’s Osborne College of Audiology (OCA). The area had been hit with a big snowstorm and there were some power outages.