Tuesday July 4, 2017

8:00 – 8:20 AM
Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:20 – 8:30 AM
Welcome/Purpose/Overview
Laura Plexico, Research Symposium Co-Chair, NSA Board Member, Auburn University
Vivian Sisskin, Research Symposium Co-Chair, University of Maryland

8:30 – 9:30 AM
Prejudice and Discrimination Related to Employment Opportunities for People Who Stutter
Rodney Gabel, Ph.D., University of Toledo

9:30 – 9:45AM
Break

9:45– 11:00 AM
The Impact of Stuttering on Adult Labor Market Outcomes
Hope Gerlach, M.S., University of Iowa
Evan Totty, Ph.D., Economist for the United States Census Bureau

11:00 –11:45 AM
Break-Out Discussion Groups
See break-out group room assignments

11:45 – 1:00 PM
Lunch on your own

1:00 – 2:00 PM
The Lived Experience of Stuttering: Measuring Spontaneity
Christopher Constantino, M.S., University of Memphis

2:00 – 2:15 PM
Break

2:15 – 3:15 PM
Public Stigma and Stuttering: Improving Attitudes through Advocacy
Michael P. Boyle, Ph.D., Montclair State University

3:15 – 4:15 PM
Break-Out Discussion Groups
See break-out group room assignments

4:15 – 5:00PM
Summary and Discussion

5:00 PM
Sessions end for the day

 

Wednesday July 5, 2017

8:00 – 8:20 AM
Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:20 – 8:30 AM
Announcements
Laura Plexico, Research Symposium Co-Chair, NSA Board Member, Auburn University
Vivian Sisskin, Research Symposium Co-Chair, University of Maryland

8:30 – 9:30 AM
Contextual Variability of Stuttering: Its impact on quality of life and how anticipation may be playing a role
Rick Arenas, Ph.D., University of New Mexico

9:30 – 9:45 AM
Break

9:45 – 10:45 AM
Characterizing Responses to the Anticipation of Stuttering
Eric S. Jackson, Assistant Professor, New York University

10:45 –11:45 AM
Break-Out Discussion Groups
See break-out group room assignments

11:45 – 1:00 PM
Lunch on your own

1:00 – 2:00 PM
Coping with Chronic Conditions: Insights Gleaned from the Fields of Clinical Health Psychology and Psycho-oncology
Jamie Alexis Cohen, Psy. D., Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California-San Francisco

2:00 – 2:15 PM
Break

2:15 – 3:15 PM
Facing Chronic Challenges: Lessons Learned from our Research and from others Working with Similar Challenges
Nan Bernstein Ratner, Ed.D., University of Maryland

3:15 – 4:15 PM
Break-Out Discussion Groups
See break-out group room assignments

4:15 – 5:00 PM
Summary and Discussion – Panel commentary

 This course is offered for up to 1.3 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Professional area)

Printable Agenda (PDF)

 

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