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The ASHA Leader, May 2017, Vol. 22, 61. doi:10.1044/leader.AN7.22052017.61
The ASHA Leader, May 2017, Vol. 22, 61. doi:10.1044/leader.AN7.22052017.61
The ASHA Board of Directors recently voted to:
  • Approve the vice presidents for academic affairs in audiology and speech-language pathology to serve as ASHA’s representatives to the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC). The vice presidents will rotate attendance (remotely or in person) at two one-day meetings annually.

  • Appoint Stacy L. Williams as trustee of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation for a term that begins immediately and ends Dec. 31, 2019.

  • Change the performance measures for Strategic Objective #1 of ASHA’s Strategic Pathway to Excellence to expand data available for quality improvement and demonstration of value.

  • Approve seven 2017 health care advocacy positions.

  • Appoint Roberta Jackson to the Speech-Language Pathology Advisory Council as the member from Washington for a term that begins immediately and ends Dec. 31, 2017.

  • Approve $5,000 each to support the World Health Organization (WHO) Office of Disability and Deafness and the WHO Rehabilitation Unit (Speech-Language Pathology).

  • Rescind three speech-language pathology policy documents and retain them in ASHA’s archives.

  • Support an ASHA session at the Third International Speech-Language Pathology Congress in Costa Rica in July 2017.

Find information about Board of Directors passed and pending resolutions and motions. The Board welcomes member input on any of these topics (click on “Provide feedback to the Board of Directors”).
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