News & Events

Help us improve how hearing can be assessed in babies!
The Pediatric Audiology Lab at the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences is conducting a study which seeks to improve the ability to accurately assess hearing loss in newborns and infants. If your child is 18 months old or younger, he or she may be eligible to participate in this study! Read More >

Interested in pursuing a career in Audiology or Speech-Language Pathology?
Come and see us at UBC's Graduate and Professional Schools Fair! Date: Friday, September 28, 2018 Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm Location: UBC Life Building Concourse (6138 Student Union Blvd) Read More >

PHC Research Challenge Funding for Speech-Language Pathology in Residential Care
We are delighted that Dr. Stacey Skoretz, the School's Swallowing Innovations Lab Director and Assistant Professor, is mentoring one of the winning teams from the 2018 PHC (Providence Health Care) Research Challenge. Read More >

In memoriam: Judith Johnston
It is with great sadness that we have to share the news that our friend and former School Director and colleague, Judith Johnston, passed away on 26th August 2018. On behalf of the School of Audiology and Speech Sciences, I wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to Judith’s beloved family, friends, and colleagues at this difficult time... Read More >

Graduate Studies Info Sessions
Are you looking to apply to the UBC School of Audiology and Speech Sciences? Learn to strengthen your application for the upcoming 2019 intake by registering for a UBC Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies workshop... Read More >

The next News for SASS Clinical Educators newsletter is out
We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of our newsletter is out. Click the link on this page to read about what's new with UBC SASS. Read More >

Swallowing disorder training at the School gets a boost from simulation technology
Hear all about how a dedicated high-fidelity simulation mannequin is helping our speech-language pathology students to improve training and patient care! Read More >

Job Posting: Assistant Professor in Speech-Language Pathology
The School invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Speech-Language Pathology. Read More >

Come attend Kyle Smith’s Master’s thesis presentation
We are delighted to invite you to Kyle Smith's MSc thesis oral defense on Monday 27 August at 2:00pm in the Friedman Building, Room 354. Read More >

Come attend Alicia Tonello’s Master’s thesis presentation
We are delighted to invite you to Alicia Tonello's MSc thesis oral defense on Friday 29th June at 1:00pm in the Friedman Building, Room 354. Read More >