Location: Columbus, OH – Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Application Deadline: March 1, 2018
Start Date: August 2018
Type: Pediatric hospital, craniofacial anomalies
Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH, is currently seeking applicants for the 2018-2019 Craniofacial Speech Pathology Clinical Fellowship .
This speech fellowship program is a full-time 12 month experience consisting of clinical and research training in the assessment and treatment of:
• Cleft lip and palate
• Other craniofacial anomalies
• Velopharyngeal dysfunction and Resonance disorders
• Syndromes commonly associated with clefting/craniofacial anomalies, including emphasis on the 22q11.2 deletion syndrome
• Feeding/swallowing disorders in patients with craniofacial anomalies
• Pediatric speech disorders, with an emphasis on articulation and motor speech disorders
The fellow will work with the Cleft Lip and Palate Center, Center for Complex Craniofacial Disorders, Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Program, 22q Center, and the Speech Pathology Department at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. The fellow will also spend time working on craniofacial-speech research and speech outcome/QI projects. The fellowship can be designed to include completion of required clinical hours and training to meet CFY requirements; however applicants who already have their CCC’s are also strongly encouraged to apply if they desire additional training in craniofacial anomalies.
For more information regarding this fellowship, applicant requirements, and the application process, please visit our website. Applications are due March 1.