Successful ear and hearing telehealth workshop
Posted on March 13, 2013
Close to 100 delegates, including audiologists, ENT's and students, attended the first workshop on ear and hearing telehealth in South Africa on 7 March 2013.
Doctoral student wins international conference award
Posted on March 12, 2013
A recently completed doctoral student, Dr Susan Strauss, won the National Hearing Conservation Association Award for a presentation at the annual meeting held from 21 to 23 February 2013, Florida, USA.
Guest Professors from Sweden and Australia
Posted on February 27, 2013
Professors Claude Laurent and Robert Eikelboom spend time at the Dept of Communication Pathology on joint research projects related to ear and hearing telehealth.
Workshop on ear and hearing telehealth: future developments
Posted on January 16, 2013
The Department of Communication Pathology at the University of Pretoria is hosting an exciting continuing professional development (CPD) workshop on 7 March 2013, during which local and international expert presenters will provide an update on the latest
Workshop: Supervising and mentoring students
Posted on January 16, 2013
A CPD accredited workshop (4 points - 2 Ethics) vir supervisors and mentors in student training for 23 January 2013
Conversation Group Open Evening 2012
Posted on October 17, 2012
The Conversation Groups for individuals living with Aphasia and Cognitive-communication disorders (CCD) held their annual Open Evening this week in the Conference Centre of the University of Pretoria.
Straight Talk on Stuttering - Workshop 25 Oct 2012
Posted on September 19, 2012
Speakeasy, Pretoria and the Department of Communication Pathology cordially invite you to an extended CPD hour on Thursday 25th October 2012 to mark International Stuttering Awareness day.
Cutting edge collaboration on video-otoscopy
Posted on September 13, 2012
A joint research project investigates using video-otoscopy to deliver ear and hearing health care to underserved populations in Africa.
SAFM radio interview with Prof De Wet Swanepoel
Posted on August 22, 2012
Karen Key interviewed Prof Swanepoel regarding the importance of early hearing detection and intervention of hearing loss on the SAFM Health Matters show on 21 August 2012.
Le Plaisir - Departmental Talent Evening
Posted on August 05, 2012
Staff and students in the Department of Communication Pathology displayed their musical talents on Friday 3 August in the Masker Theatre.
The 2012 Annual CHRIB Seminar - 1 Sept 2012
Posted on June 18, 2012
The annual CHRIB seminar focuses on the clinical practice of early communication intervention within the different South African contexts where audiologists and speech-language therapists work.
International expert to present workshop on evidence in Communication Pathology - 7 Aug 2012
Posted on June 13, 2012
International guest and expert in evidence-based practice in communication pathology, Prof Edwin Maas from the University of Arizona, will be presenting a course to speech-language therapists and audiologists on 7 August 2012.
Cochlear Implant Workshop 24 August 2012
Posted on June 06, 2012
Intended for ENT-specialists, audiologists, and speech-language pathologists, this workshop, organised by the University of Pretoria Cochlear Implant Unit (UP-CIU) and the Department of Communication Pathology University of Pretoria, includes a host of ex
Workshop on Ear Canal Management a full house
Posted on May 30, 2012
More than 100 delegates attended the workshop held by the Department of Communication Pathology on 29 May 2012.
Creative collaboration for Aphasia and TBI therapy
Posted on May 22, 2012
The Departments of Communication Pathology and Music at the University of Pretoria teamed up to help patients with aphasia and traumatic brain injuries (TBI).
World Congress of Audiology bid for 2018 successful
Posted on May 07, 2012
South Africa will host the 34th World Congress of Audiology in 2018 after Prof De Wet Swanepoel successfully presented the bid in Moscow.
Partnering for infant hearing loss in South Africa
Posted on April 18, 2012
Researchers at the University of Pretoria's Department of Communication Pathology and the University of Ontario, Canada, are partnering for the Global Challenges Grant to address infant hearing loss in South Africa.
Award for UP extraordinary professor
Posted on April 09, 2012
Prof James W Hall, Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria
Prestigious award for best journal article
Posted on March 02, 2012
Ms Barbara Heinze and her co-authors have been awarded the prize for best 2011 paper in a prestigious international journal.
Ear Canal Management Workshop
Posted on February 24, 2012
International and local experts will be presenting at a one day hands-on workshop on ear canal management.