Celebrating the Chinese International Speech, Language, and Hearing Association: A Week of International Engagement This article is a companion piece to the article summarizing the history and development of the Chinese International Speech, Language and Hearing Association and describes the authors' attendance and participation in the inaugural meeting of the association. It summarizes the content of the meeting and describes a visit to The ... Article
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Celebrating the Chinese International Speech, Language, and Hearing Association: A Week of International Engagement
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  • Elizabeth McCrea
    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Rockville, MD
  • Lemmietta McNeilly
    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Rockville, MD
  • Financial Disclosure: Elizabeth McCrea is Past-President of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Lemmietta McNeilly is Chief Staff Officer for Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
    Financial Disclosure: Elizabeth McCrea is Past-President of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Lemmietta McNeilly is Chief Staff Officer for Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.×
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Article   |   June 01, 2015
Celebrating the Chinese International Speech, Language, and Hearing Association: A Week of International Engagement
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, June 2015, Vol. 5, 7-11. doi:10.1044/gics5.1.7
History: Received April 26, 2015 , Revised May 26, 2015 , Accepted May 29, 2015
SIG 17 Perspectives on Global Issues in Communication Sciences and Related Disorders, June 2015, Vol. 5, 7-11. doi:10.1044/gics5.1.7
History: Received April 26, 2015; Revised May 26, 2015; Accepted May 29, 2015

This article is a companion piece to the article summarizing the history and development of the Chinese International Speech, Language and Hearing Association and describes the authors' attendance and participation in the inaugural meeting of the association. It summarizes the content of the meeting and describes a visit to The Little Tiger Rehabilitation Center in Sonjiang, a suburb of Shanghai. The authors' travel experiences in China are also described.

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