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SIG 4 Virtual Open House/Networking Meeting
SIG 4, Fluency and Fluency Disorders, invites you to a Fall Open House. The virtual event is on October 18, 2021, 8:00-9:30 pm (ET). This is an opportunity to see what SIG 4 has been up to, hear about volunteer opportunities, and learn about plans for the 2021 ASHA Convention. Meet the Coordinating Committee and bring your questions and ideas about ways SIG 4 can celebrate your successes and support your challenges. The event is co-sponsored by Plural Publishing. Plural Publishing, Inc. produces leading academic, scientific, and clinical publications in the fields of speech-language pathology, audiology, otolaryngology, and related areas. Plural's products include books, journals and electronic media for clinicians, professors, students, researchers, as well as patients and family members.

Sponsor speakers are Nan Bernstein Ratner and Shelley Brundage, two of the authors of the recently released Handbook on Stuttering. By registering for the Plural drawing, you will be added to Plural Publishing email lists for promotion. You can opt out at any time at their website

Following the brief sponsorship portion of the program, Drs. Bernstein Ratner and Brundage will present on "What’s new in stuttering research."
They will synopsize their impressions of meaningful trends in stuttering research most applicable to clinical practice and answer questions from SIG members.

Nan Bernstein Ratner, EdD, CCC-SLP is a professor in the Hearing and Speech Sciences department at the University of Maryland. She is a fellow of ASHA and an ASHA honors recipient. She publishes in the areas of stuttering and child language development.

Shelley B. Brundage, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-F is a professor and chair of the Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences department at George Washington University. She is an ASHA fellow. She publishes in the areas of stuttering and teaching and learning.

Oct 18, 2021 08:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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