An enthusiastic group of undergraduate and graduate students and faculty from Truman’s CMDS program traveled to Puerto Vallarta again this year during the May interim to provide speech-language enrichment to children at the Pasitos De Luz daycare for children with disabilities and the R.I.S.E Orphanage. Donations of toys, feeding supplies, and a new printer accompanied […]
In January, Dr. Cochran presented a technology update to the interdisciplinary autism treatment team at the Ummeed Child Development Center in Mumbai, India. She was also there to attend the wedding of Truman alum Alafiya Nasrulla.
Several Truman CMDS faculty and students presented their research at this year’s ASHA Convention in Chicago. It was fun to see so many alumni and friends of the program too! Pictured: Janet Gooch, Ilene Elmlinger, Andrea Richards, Melissa Passe
Happy Halloween from the Assistive Technology Class
A story featuring the Truman Communication Disorders program appeared in the Aug. 2 3013 edition of the Kirksville Daily Express newspaper. The annual Progress Edition is themed “Unlocking our future” and examines workforce development, lifestyle improvement and what it takes to succeed in local business. Read more: Kirksville Daily
2013 CMDS Faculty
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Orientation for new CMDS graduate students will be Friday Aug 23 from 12:30-2 or so. Meet in Health Sciences room 2203. Bring the things in Connie’s memo!
Welcome to Truman! New majors will meet the CMDS faculty, tour the Truman Speech and Hearing Clinic, get information about the major and CoDA, our student organization. 3:30-5:00 or so, meet in Health Sciences bldg, room 2203.
We are so proud of the CMDS majors who also participate in research during the year. Some participate in Truman’s McNair Program, some do independent studies, some are part of ongoing faculty research groups. On Tues April 16 Truman’s 2013 Student Research Conference was held. The following CMDS students participated – many of these students […]