Under a new partnership, Methodist Healthcare and Le Bonheur Children's Hospital will
soon manage the business operations of the Memphis Speech and Hearing Center.
Dr. Kim Oller and Dr. Eugene Buder have been awarded a 5-year, $3.2 million grant
from the National Institutes of Health for a study on early vocal development and
predictions of autism. (posted November 19, 2015)
Dr. Shaum Bhagat received a grant from the Turtle Beach Corporation for a study of
HyperSound® Hearing Solutions technology. (posted October 21, 2015)
Drs. Linda Jarmulowicz and Lisa Lucks Mendel appeared on TV - Local Memphis (ABC 24)
on Monday, May 25, 2015 and WREG News Channel 3 on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 during their
respective "Live at 9" morning shows. They talked about "Better Hearing and Speech
Month" (May) and educated viewers about early detection and intervention of speech/hearing
Watch the interviews: Local Memphis Live | WREG Live at 9
CSD researchers led by Dr. Michael Cannito will study Parkinson's Disease with Michael
J. Fox Foundation grant.
U.S. News & World Report has again nationally ranked our School as having "Top Graduate
Programs" in both Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.
Drs. Gavin Bidelman and Shaum Bhagat receive grant funding from the GRAMMY Foundation®
to study the effects of musical training on hearing health.