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Lareina Abbott awarded a Paetzgold Fellowship.

Lareina Abbott awarded a Paetzgold Fellowship.

Audiology student Lareina Abbott is the recipient of a Paetzgold Fellowship. These fellowships are endowed by Cordula Paetzgold and the University of British Columbia for full full-time master’s or doctoral students, with preference given to graduate students with disabilities, First Nations graduate students, and women students pursuing graduate study in medicine, neuroscience, genetics, health care and epidemiology, pharmaceutical sciences, […]

Prof. John H. Gilbert appointment

Prof. John H. Gilbert appointment

School founding Director and Professor Emeritus John H. Gilbert appointed as  a member of the BC Patient Safety and Quality Council by the BC government. The appointment is effective July 28, 2016, and is for a term ending September 30, 2018. Congratulations, John!

UBC’s Satellite workshops for WCA 2016

UBC’s Satellite workshops for WCA 2016

Register now for a workshop on September 17, presented by Tony Herdman (left) and Navid Shahnaz.

Sharon Adelman’s Retirement Party

Sharon Adelman’s Retirement Party

Sharon Adelman, Instructor and Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education is retiring from the school. We would like to wish Sharon all the very best in the future, she will be sorely missed.

Rachel Jordan’s entry at UBC ‘3 Minute Thesis competition’

Rachel Jordan’s entry at UBC ‘3 Minute Thesis competition’

Congratulations to Rachel Jordan, MSc thesis student in the Pediatric Audiology Lab supervised by Dr. Susan Small, for coming in in 4th place out of over 100 Masters and PhD students at UBC in the ‘3 Minute Thesis competition’.

Special Olympics Healthy Athlete event

Fifteen students from the School performed fantastic work at the recent Special Olympics Healthy Athlete  event in North Vancouver. Members of our Clinical faculty and professional community were also there to provide critical support. Healthy Hearing, which was one of several health services there, screened over 60 Special Athletes and talked to many more family […]

SASS graduate Monique Lugli appointed Chief of Staff to the Minister of the Status of Women

A previous School of Audiology and Speech Sciences graduate, Monique, has been appointed Chief Of Staff to the Minister of the Status of Women.. More information can be found here

The 33rd World Congress of Audiology – Bringing the World of Audiology Together

The upcoming World Congress of Audiology (WCA2016) is a highly collaborative congress that will feature the latest innovations and research in hearing health care. It is the biennial meeting of the International Society of Audiology and is jointly hosted by the Canadian Academy of Audiology and Speech-Language and Audiology Canada. We look forward to welcoming […]

School Closure During Holidays

Please note that the School and Administration Office will be closed Thursday, December 24, 2015 to Sunday, January 3, 2016. The Administration Office will reopen at 8:30am on Monday, January 4, 2016. Happy holidays to all!

Graduate Student Reception 2015

Photos from the Graduate Student Reception on November 27, 2015. Congratulation SASS Class of 2015!