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Study Abroad

SLP students participating in Study Abroad.Speech-Language Pathology Study Abroad Class in London, England

Winter Term 2024-2025  Return to London, England for The King’s Speech: Speech-Language Pathology in England

Course Description:

“I have a right to be heard. I have a voice!” – “King George VI” in the movie The King’s Speech found his voice through speech therapy services in 1920’s London. Explore the changing world of healthcare through the lens of speech-language therapy services in a variety of historical and contemporary settings across London. Activities are planned to include exploring therapy practices used in hospitals and schools, as well as examples of medical speech-language pathology in acute care hospitals and/or care-homes. We will compare the role of the National Health Service (NHS) to the ‘open-market’ healthcare systems in the United States.

Tentative Dates:  December 26, 2024 – January 8, 2025

Contact Information:

Robyn Wahl
robyn.wahl@eku.edu
859-622-2519

SLP students participating in Study Abroad.
The Michael Palin Centre sign.
SLP students participating in Study Abroad.

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