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Young Client Gets His 'Sparkle' Back at Aphasia House

Friday January 20, 2017
Among the Aphasia House clients who have had a remarkable outcome is Wade Cole, a relatively young stroke survivor.

Aphasia House Turns Problems into Hope for Clients Dan and Marla Barrett

Tuesday January 3, 2017
Aphasia House client Marla Barrett, and her husband, Dan, are among the beneficiaries of Aphasia House at the Communication Disorders Clinic.

Clinic to Offer Tours of New State-of-the-Art Facilities Oct. 9

Monday October 5, 2015
The University of Central Florida Communication Disorders Clinic will hold an open house from 1-3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9 to showcase its new state-of-the-art facility in Central Florida Research Park, next to the university.

Health Sciences Pre-Clinical Major Among UCF's Most Popular

Thursday August 30, 2012
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Enrollment in the health sciences pre-clinical major has surpassed 2,000 students this fall, making it one of the most popular majors at UCF. Reaching this milestone is all the more remarkable given that the program began just six years ago with 224 students.

Ready for Kindergarten, with UCF's Help

Thursday August 2, 2012
Five-year-old Cade Sinness is ready to start kindergarten thanks in part to speech therapy sessions offered by the Communication Disorders Clinic.

New Grant Ensures Continuation of Assistive Technology Center at UCF

Friday January 6, 2012
The University of Central Florida will continue to offer the latest in assistive technology services for individuals with disabilities thanks to a new grant from the Florida Alliance for Assistance Services and Technology.

New Evans High Will Offer Health and Dental Care, Community Hub

Thursday January 13, 2011
When Evans High School opens at its new location in 2012, it will house a clinic offering mental health, health and dental care to its students thanks to a partnership with the University of Central Florida and the Children’s Home Society of Florida.

Oral Cancer Screenings Draw Hundreds

Friday November 5, 2010
Volunteer prosthodontists and oral surgeons, in conjunction with UCF’s Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and Pre-Dental Society, conducted hundreds of free oral cancer screenings during a Nov. 3 outreach event held near the Student Union.

New Aphasia House Offers Innovative Therapy in a Home-Like Setting

Wednesday July 14, 2010
A new facility dedicated solely to innovative therapy for individuals with aphasia, or the loss of speech resulting from neurologic injury, has been established at the University of Central Florida with an anonymous $25,000 donation.

UCF, Medical Community to Offer Free Cancer Risk Assessments

Thursday April 1, 2010
The UCF Communication Disorders Clinic, Florida Hospital Cancer Institute and The Ear Nose and Throat Surgical Associates will jointly offer free risk assessments for oral, head and neck cancer in observance of Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, April 12-18.


The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13) 
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