Monday, April 4, 2016

Graduate Research Education And Technology (GREAT) Symposium

Congratulations to the following students who earned awards for their research work:

Overall Award for Outstanding Research
Justin Dvorak, MS (PhD Student); Motor Speech and Prosody Laboratory
Title: "Assessment of Dysarthria Status Using a Prosodic Variability Index"
Mentor: Frank Boutsen, PhD

Scientific Achievement Award
Anna Marie Jilla (AuD/PhD Student); Hearing Evaluation, Rehabilitation, and Outcomes Laboratory
Title: "What Audiologic and Non-Audiologic Factors Predict Hearing Aid Adherence?"
Mentor: Carole E. Johnson, PhD, AuD

Scientific Achievement Award
Nana S. Twum-Ampofo (Ph.D. AHS-Rehabilitation Sciences)
Title: “Postural Control and Momvement Proficiency in Infants with and without CP Using the Self Initiated Prone Progression Crawler-2”
Mentor: Thubi Kolobe, PT, Ph.D., FAPTA

Overall Award for Outstanding Research Graduate College Dean’s Award
Justin Dvorak, MS (PhD Student)
Mentor: Frank Boutsen, PhD

Winners of Awards at GREAT 2016 and List of Judges and Volunteers