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Invitation to a Public Meeting during the Site Visit of the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 4:15-4:45PM
4014 Forbes Tower
210 Atwood Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15260

The Department of Communication Science & Disorders invites all interested parties (e.g., patients, clients, Clinical Instructors, former students, members of Pitt’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 4:15 to 4:45PM on Thursday, February 22nd in room 4014 Forbes Tower.

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 programs’ 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 Pitt’s Department of Communication Science & Disorders.

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
accreditation@asha.org
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 online at https://caa.asha.org/
For more information, interested parties also may contact Cheryl Messick, Interim Chair of the Department of Communication Science & Disorders (phone 412-383-6540; email: cmessick@pitt.edu).