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 Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

12:00pm - 4:00pm The Pre-Game: NBASLH Cares Community Outreach
Capitol Hill Advocacy Visits [The Board & Virtual Visits-all membership & In-Person Visits w/ GAPP]

Thursday, April 20, 2023

10:00am - 6:00pm Registration
12:30pm - 1:30pm Autism Spectrum Disorder and Hearing Loss
12:30pm - 1:30pm "Hamilton the Revolution A Musical": The Leadership Lessons Found Therein!
12:30pm - 1:30pm Implications of under-representation with AAE-speaking children in language sample analysis norms: connecting and re-energizing our community to find solutions
12:30pm - 1:30pm The BIPOC Check-In: Supporting Our Underrepresented Students
12:30pm - 1:30pm "Patients Just Want to Have (FUN)ction": Creativity as an Adult Based Speech Language Pathologist
1:45pm - 2:15pm "Happier to go to Detention": Exploring juvenile court personnel perceptions of cognitive-communicative disorders for justice involved youth
1:45pm - 2:15pm Outcomes of a summer literacy program for children with hearing loss from underrepresented/marginalized groups
1:45pm - 2:45pm Aerodynamic Measures: A First line indicator of Dysphagia
2:00pm - 3:00pm Steep Toll of Weathering and the Minority Tax
2:15pm - 4:15pm Black Language as Resistance
2:15pm - 4:15pm Speak with PRIDE: Communication is KEY
2:30pm - 3:00pm Testing Very Preterm Black and White Children to Examine Assessment Bias in Two Language Tests
2:30pm - 3:00pm Dialect-Appropriate Assessment for AAE-Speaking Children with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD): A Case of Copula and Auxiliary BE
3:00pm - 4:00pm Functional Treatment Approaches for Executive Function Deficits in Adults with TBI
3:15pm - 3:45pm The Development of Open-access Black English Sentence Scoring (BESS) Software for Language Sample Analysis
3:15pm - 3:45pm Learning Outcomes of SLP Graduate Students on a Course Module: Common Features of African American English.
3:15pm - 4:15pm Use What You Know: How to Capitalize on your Transferable Skills to Diversify your Career
4:30pm - 5:30pm Donn F. Bailey Lecture: Presented by Sunn m'Cheaux
But You Don't Hear Me, Though: Code-Switching In Culturally Competent Curricula
5:30pm - 6:00pm Networking & Stretch Break
6:00pm - 7:30pm The Pep Rally: Opening Session: Key Note Speaker - Sunn m'Cheaux
7:30pm - 9:30pm The Tailgate: Opening Reception
8:30pm - 10:00pm The Game: Knowledge Quest Quiz Bowl Competition for Students (Register by 4/13/2023)

Friday, April 21, 2023

7:30am - 4:30 pm
6:00pm - 7:00pm
8:00am - 8:30am THERAPY FOR THE THERAPIST: Body Mechanics Pedagogy Promoting Clinical Efficacy and Safety
8:00am - 9:00am HerStory: Empowering Black Women who Stutter: A Panel Discussion
8:00am - 10:00am In our own words: Autism is a label it does not define our potential.
8:00am - 10:00am Criticality and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy
8:15am - 8:45am Are Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids a Viable Healthcare Option for Older African American Adults with Hearing Loss?
8:15am - 9:15am Concussion Profiles of Black Collegiate Student-Athletes: A Speech-Language Pathology and Neuropsychology Perspective
8:45am - 9:15am The Impact of Mental Health and Dysphagia
9:00am - 9:30am The Relevance of Aural Rehabilitation: Keeping Hearing Aids in Ears
9:15am - 10:15am Surviving the Tenure Process as a Black Woman in Academia
9:30am - 10:30am The Power of Mentorship: Tools to Empower Students Ranging from Transitional Kindergarten to Higher Education and Beyond.
9:45am - 10:45am Socio-economic Disparities in Pediatric Hearing Aid Fittings: Issues and Perspectives
9:45am - 11:45am Dismantling Deficit Ideologies
10:30am - 11:30am Burning Mouth Syndrome In Parkinson's Disease
10:45am - 11:45am OTC Hearing Aids: An Overview for Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists
10:45am - 11:45am The Relationship between Hearing Loss, Cognition, and Type 2 Diabetes in African Americans
10:45am - 11:45am Proactive Leadership: Addressing Child Advocacy Topics in Your Private Practice
11:30am - 11:30pm The Use of Virtual Reality for Carryover of Clinical Gains with Adolescents that Stutter
12:00pm - 2:00pm Membership Meeting
2:00pm - 3:00pm Medical Professionals Providing Compassionate Connected Care in the Midst of COVID-19
2:00pm - 3:00pm The Effects of Mentorship with a Speech-Language Pathologist of Color on the Professional Readiness of Undergraduate Speech-Language Pathology Students
2:00pm - 3:00pm Bilingualism and Cultural/Linguistic Professionalism in NBASLH
2:00pm - 3:00pm Audiology Affairs Meeting
2:00pm - 4:00pm The Young Alumni Mixer: Student Chat: Put Some Respect on your Name: The Art of Selling Yourself and Job Preparedness
2:15pm - 4:15pm Ethics Education in the Workplace
3:15pm - 4:15pm Private Practice Speech-Language Pathology Services Post COVID-19
3:15pm - 4:15pm I Want to Eat: Can I Have More Seasoning Please?
3:15pm - 4:15pm Team Work Makes the Dream Work: Collaborating to Support Outcomes in African American English Speaking Students with Disabilities
3:15pm - 4:15pm AAC in our Neighborhoods: Planning and Execution of Community Based AAC Displays
4:00pm - 4:30pm Student Chat with the Chair (Students Only)
4:30pm - 5:30pm Ethnolinguistic Vitality of Transnational Ethiopians in the Washington DC Area: Family languages and identities between integration and isolation
4:30pm - 5:30pm From theory to practice: Client-centered gender affirming voice therapy
4:30pm - 5:30pm GAPP: Advocating for Individuals with Communication Disorders–Local, State, and Federal Policies
4:30pm - 5:30pm First-Generation Communication Sciences and Disorders Students: A toolbox of support
5:45pm - 6:45pm Men of NBASLH Mixer; Audiologists Mixer
6:00pm - 7:00pm The Block Party: Spirits & Snapshots Pre-game (cash bar & 360 Photobooth)
7:00pm - 12:00am The Coronation: Annual Awards Gala (doors open at 6:30pm)

Friday, April 21, 2023 - Student Poster Presentations

Poster Session A
8:00am - 9:30am Changing the Narrative around Language Acquisition and SES: Understanding the Literature and Shifting Our Biases
8:00am - 9:30am Circumventing Barriers to AACcess: Confronting the AAC Service Delivery Gap in the Black Community
8:00am - 9:30am Empathy as Psychosocial Factor in Improving Providers Cultural Responsiveness and the Reduction of Health Disparities
8:00am - 9:30am Identifying treatment goals for children with developmental language disorders within AAE using dialect discovery worksheets
8:00am - 9:30am An Exploration of Black and Brown Deaf and Individuals with Serious Hearing Difficulty
8:00am - 9:30am Bridging the Divide: A Clinical Fellow’s Roadmap to Working in a SNF
8:00am - 9:30am Computer Based Spanish Phonetic Transcription Training for Bilingual Speech Language Pathology Students
8:00am - 9:30am Concussion Management in Racially/Ethnically Diverse Populations: Examining The Roles of Interdisciplinary Team
8:00am - 9:30am Cultural Considerations for Cognitive Assessment: Cognitive and Communication Styles of Bilingual Spanish-English and Monolingual College Students
8:00am - 9:30am Dis-”Cypher”-ing Cannabis: How Cannabis Affects Communication and Cognition. Is it possible for me to make this correction
8:00am - 9:30am Gestural and Verbal Language Development in Toddlers Born Very Preterm
8:00am - 9:30am Cultural Humility in Undergraduate Students: Examining Survey Outcomes from First-Years to Seniors in Speech Language and Hearing Sciences
8:00am - 9:30am Integrating Concepts of Wellness with CSD Students Enrolled in an Unergraduate Anatomy and Physiology Course
8:00am - 9:30am National Science Foundation REU Summer Experience at The Ohio State University
Poster Session B
10:30am - 12:00pm Creating Cultural Awareness within Audiology
10:30am - 12:00pm SLPs’ Collaborative Experiences in Schools: Exploring Differences Across Diverse Demographic Factors
10:30am - 12:00pm The Effects of Utilizing Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation on Submental Muscle Contraction in Patients with Dementia that Receive Altered Diet Consistencies
10:30am - 12:00pm The Clinical Fellowship Experience: Structured Versus Non-Structured Medical Preparation
10:30am - 12:00pm Syntactic and Lexical Fine-tuning amongst African Americans Parents from Professional-class and Working-class Families
10:30am - 12:00pm Experiences of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists with Race/Ethnic and Linguistic Minority Identities
10:30am - 12:00pm Present Features of African American English in students K-2nd grade in San Diego, California
10:30am - 12:00pm Profile of the Deaf and Individuals with Serious Hearing Difficulty in the US
10:30am - 12:00pm The Generational Efficacy of Instagram as a Health Literacy Tool for Occupational Voice Users
10:30am - 12:00pm The Language of the Sensory Pain Dimension in Children with Sickle Cell Disease
10:30am - 12:00pm Word-Finding in Bilingual Adults with Aphasia: A PICO Analysis
10:30am - 12:00pm The Impact of Dialogic Reading On Preschool Children’s Print Awareness
10:30am - 12:00pm The importance of summer internships for undergraduate minority students in communication sciences and disorders at high-research activity universities
10:30am - 12:00pm Value of Summer Internships for Underrepresented Minority Students in Audiology

Saturday, April 22, 2023

8:00am - 2:00pm Registration
8:00am - 8:30am Hearing Aid Specialist: Role and Relevance
8:00am - 9:00am Supervision and Top of the License Practice
8:00am - 10:00am Coming Together: Faculty and Student Discussions and Perspectives of a CSD Program’s Efforts in Increasing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
8:00am - 9:00am Speech Pathology on an Interdisciplinary Pediatric Feeding Program Team
8:45am - 9:45am The Importance of Creating Bilingual Linguistic Profiles: A Framework for Accurately Characterizing Bilingual Participants in Masked-speech Recognition Research
9:15am - 9:45am Black Caregiver Perspectives During a Developmental Diagnostic Appointment
9:15am - 9:45am The Art and Science of Posture for Speech, Voice, and Swallowing
10:00am - 10:30am AB-AAC: The Future of Specialty Certification in AAC
10:00am - 11:00am A Systematic Review of the Literature about the Consequences of Trauma on Social Pragmatic Communication
10:00am - 11:00am NIH/NIDCD: Transform Your Career: Opportunities in Communication Disorders Research
10:00am-11:00am Affiliates Meeting
10:15am - 10:45am Racial Differences in Differential Impact of Long COVID symptomology
10:45am-11:15am Pale Kreyol? The Perspective of Haitian Parents on Heritage Language Maintenance in Children with Speech-Language Disorders
11:00am - 12:00pm Connecting the Dots: Figurative Language in Language Sample Analysis for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Children
11:15am - 12:15pm ASHFoundation: Tools for Creating a Research Career Trajectory
11:15am - 12:15pm Secure the Bag! Proven Steps to Starting your Career as an Entrepreneur Speech-Language Pathologist
11:15am - 12:15pm NSIG Meeting
11:45am - 12:15pm How does noise affect word recognition in bilingual children?
12:00pm - 2:00pm The Meetup: Student-Mentor Luncheon
12:15pm - 12:45pm Literacy, Dialect, and the School-Based SLP
12:30pm - 1:30pm It's All Nerves: Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Injury & its Impact on Swallow and Voice Function
12:45pm - 1:45pm Phonological evaluation of bilingual Spanish-English speaking children: The language combination effect
1:00pm - 2:00pm AAC in our Neighborhoods: Planning and Execution of Community Based AAC Displays
1:00pm - 2:00pm Group Therapy as a Conduit to Creation of a Healthy Aging Ecosystem for Diverse Elders at Risk for Dementia
1:45pm - 2:45pm The Contribution of Resilience to Recovery Patterns in Post-Stroke Communication Disorders
2:00pm - 2:30pm Professionals Chat with the Chair (Professionals Only)
2:00pm - 3:30pm The Clinical Fellowship Experience: Transform Your Thinking with an Interactive Tutorial!
2:30pm - 3:30pm Feeling Seen: The Importance of Faculty of Color in Preparing a Culturally Inclusive World for Minority Students in CSD
2:30pm - 3:30pm Cultivating Linguistic Diversity: An Update on Deaf Culture and Basic ASL Signs SLPs Should Know
3:00pm - 3:30pm The Intersection of Socioeconomic Status and the Communication Development of Premature Toddlers

Saturday, April 22, 2023
The Farewell: Poster Session at the Closing Reception

3:30pm - 5:00pm Poor Access to Healthcare Among the Deaf and Individuals with Serious Hearing Difficulty
3:30pm - 5:00pm An Examination of Perceived Health Status Among the Deaf and Seriously Hard of Hearing Adults
3:30pm - 5:00pm Outcomes Linked to Use of Family-Centered Care Among Families Impacted by Autism
3:30pm - 5:00pm Self-Perceived Communication Competence Following Communication-Centered Treatment (CCT) Across Speaking Contexts and Listeners
3:30pm - 5:00pm Psychosocial Wellbeing of Adults who Stutter Following Communication-Centered Treatment (CCT)
3:30pm - 5:00pm Affirming Neurodivergent Identities in Adolescents and Adults for Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology
3:30pm - 5:00pm The Effects of Airborne Pollutants on the Upper Airway
3:30pm - 5:00pm Culturally inclusive course material for the Speech Sciences: Evaluation of an undergraduate speech science course with diversity emphasis
3:30pm - 5:00pm Access to Care Disparities Among DBS-Eligible Patients with Parkinson Disease
3:30pm - 5:00pm Creating a training module for graduate students to identify nonmainstream American English dialects
3:30pm - 5:00pm “We’re Operating Closer to the Red”: Social Communication Reflections of Autistic Young Adults
3:30pm - 5:00pm Working with CLD Clients with AAC Needs: SLPs’ Attitudes and Beliefs
3:30pm - 5:00pm Analyzing Regional Dialect Variation In Children Who Are Spanish-English Bilinguals or Black Vernacular English Speakers: Implications for Clinical Practice
3:30pm - 5:00pm Conceptual similarities between substitutions and the words they replace during sentence repetition for bilingual adults
3:30pm - 5:00pm Calculating Morphological Complexity Meets Automation: Using Morpholex to Analyze the Morphological Complexity of Oral Narrative Samples of Spanish-English Learners
3:30pm - 5:00pm From Theory to Practice: The Student Clinician’s Perspective on Clinical Experiences
3:30pm - 5:00pm Transforming a Communication Sciences and Disorders Program through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Student Perspectives
3:30pm - 5:00pm The Impact of Mentorship on Retention and Success of BIPOC Students in Speech-Language Pathology
3:30pm - 5:00pm The IMPACT of Mentoring: How the IMPACT program Shaped Our Futures as SLPs/ AuDs
3:30pm - 5:00pm Does tPA Matter in Aphasia Outcomes?
3:30pm - 5:00pm Disparities in Cognitive Decline Among Older Americans
3:30pm - 5:00pm Incorporation of American Sign Language in SLP as a Method of Communication