Science and Research Sessions at the 2015 ASHA Convention
These sessions are organized by ASHA's Research and Scientific Affairs Committee (RSAC) to provide professional development at the ASHA Convention to scientist/researchers and scientists/researchers-in-training. All sessions are in the Research Issues Across the Discipline topic area.
Select the session titles below for details from the 2015 Convention Program Planner.
Writing Successful Research Grant Applications in Communication Sciences & Disorders: Advice From Experts
Writing grant proposals can be bewildering. There are many funding mechanisms and understanding the review process is crucial for success. A panel of experts who have been reviewers for grant proposals and whose own research has been funded by various grant agencies will present key information on grant writing.
Considering Joining the Next Generation of Researchers? Talk With Us.
Have you ever wondered what researchers do or whether you have the skills to be a researcher? This session will profile three successful researchers highlighting their different paths, research questions, activities, and the settings in a research career.
How to Launch & Build a Successful Research Career
This seminar addresses the do's and don'ts in developing successful scientific careers in CSD. Recommendations are provided across different settings from application to doctoral programs to becoming leaders mentoring the next generation of scientists.
Thinking About a PhD? Information Session for Prospective Doctoral Students
Prospective doctoral students will have the opportunity to listen to and ask questions of an expert panel discussing important factors to consider when selecting a PhD program and competencies needed for success.