ERIC Number: EJ791575
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
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Exploring International Perspectives in Hearing Health Care
Montgomery, Judy K.
Communication Disorders Quarterly, v29 n1 p54-57 2007
This article presents an interview with Dr. Dolores E. Battle, a professor of speech-language pathology and senior advisor to the president for equity and campus diversity at Buffalo State College. She is a former president of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (in 2005) and a very active member of international organizations of both individuals and organizations committed to global speech-language and hearing concerns. She served as president of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics (IALP) from 2005 to 2007. This interview was conducted after Dr. Battle had shared important information on critical multicultural themes at key conventions in both Copenhagen, Denmark, and Boston, Massachusetts. The global projects she describes in this personal interview reflect the challenges outlined in the articles in this special issue of "Communication Disorders Quarterly."
Descriptors: Speech Language Pathology, Interviews, College Faculty, Allied Health Personnel, Audiology, Hearing Impairments, Assistive Technology, Special Education, Disabilities
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Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: New York