Notice of Public Meeting

Department of Speech-Language Pathology
John G. Rangos, Sr., School of Health Sciences
Duquesne University

Notice of Public Meeting

Invitation to a Public Meeting during the Site Visit of the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
Thursday, March 12, 2015 5:30-6:15pm
325 Fisher Hall

The Department of Speech-Language Pathology invites all interested parties (e.g., clinic clients, Clinical Instructors, former students, members of DU's academic community, and members of the general community) to a Public Meeting during its upcoming re-accreditation site visit. The Public Meeting will be held from 5:30-6:15 pm on Thursday, March 12, 2015 in room 325 of Fisher Hall.

Individuals who attend will have the opportunity to meet with members of the accreditation site visit team to provide observations and experiences related to the graduate program's compliance with the CAA's accreditation standards.

Individuals who wish to provide input may either attend this meeting to provide oral or written comment to the site visit team, or may provide comments to the Council on Academic Accreditation prior to the site visit. All written comments must include the author's name, address, telephone number and the author's relationship to DU's Department of Speech-Language Pathology. All written comments must be signed and submitted to:

Accreditation Public Comment
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard #310
Rockville, MD 20850
Fax: 301-296-8570

A copy of the CAA's Accreditation Standards for Accreditation and Policy on Public Comments can be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at ASHA, 2200 Research Boulevard, Rockville, Maryland 20850; calling ASHA's Action Center at 800-498-2071 or by clicking on the following links: Accreditation Standards and/or Public Comments Policy.

For more information interested parties may also contact Mikael D.Z. Kimelman, Chairperson of the Department of Speech-Language Disorders (412-396-4269).