Summertime safety in the water

Memorial Day weekend marks the traditional start of summer, and an important reminder for water safety. National Recreational Water Illness and Injury Prevention Week, now in is 10th year, focuses on the role swimmers, lifeguards, pool owners and public health officials can take in preventing drowning, pool injuries and outbreaks of water illnesses. It’s a …

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Perry and Kollara-Sunil research unique clinical population through Cleft Palate Foundation grant

Dr. Jamie Perry, assistant professor, and Lakshmi Kollara-Sunil, a second year doctoral student,  both in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, have a newly funded grant from the Cleft Palate Foundation. In their work, they are using dynamic magnetic resonance imaging during speech to examine the musculature in a unique clinical population – 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. This …

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