Researcher-Practitioner Collaboration Grant Recipients

The Researcher-Practitioner Collaboration Grant supports partnerships between academic or organizational researchers and clinical practitioners to conduct collaborative studies designed to enhance evidence for improving communication sciences and disorders services.

2018

Awarded $35,000 per team

Intergenerational Montessori Program for Adults With Memory Concerns

Michelle  S. Bourgeois
Michelle S. Bourgeois
Professor
University of South Florida
Jennifer A. Brush
Jennifer A. Brush
CEO
Brush Development, Inc.

Online Training and Implementation of Adapted Literacy Instruction by Pre- and In-Service Speech-Language Pathologists

Jessica G. Caron
Jessica G. Caron
Assistant Professor
Pennsylvania State University
Meghan O'Brien
Meghan O'Brien
Speech-Language Pathologist II
Boston Children's Hospital

Adaptation and Validation of the Dynamic Imaging Grade of Swallowing Toxicity (DIGEST) for Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)

Katherine Hutcheson
Katherine Hutcheson
Associate Professor
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Heather M. Starmer
Heather M. Starmer
Clinical Assistant Professor/Director
Head and Neck Speech and Swallowing Rehabilitation at the Stanford Cancer Center

Alternate Stimuli for Use in Behavioral Audiometric Assessment of Difficult-to-Test Populations

Sarah F. Poissant
Sarah F. Poissant
Associate Professor
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Lisa Rylant
Lisa Rylant
Clinical Audiologist
Connecticut Children's Medical Center