How to Submit an Application for an SAC Clinical Research Grant

Laureen McIntyre, PhD, S-LP(C)
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Presented by Laureen McIntyre, PhD., S-LP(C)

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Lunch & Learns are available exclusively to SAC members and associates for free. Webcast is approximately 20 minutes long.

Intended audience: S-LPs, audiologists and students

This session pertains to: Pre-school aged children (0-5), school-aged children (6-17), adults (18-64) and geriatric populations (64+)

Level: Introductory (Assumes little or no familiarity with the literature and professional practice within the areas covered.) 


This presentation will advise participants on how to submit an application for a SAC Clinical Research Grant.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the intent of SAC’s Clinical Research Grants Program; and.
  2. Describe key points to consider when writing a research proposal in order to best meet the evaluation criteria used to assess submissions (e.g., writing practical research questions and ensuring the proposed methodology supports posed questions, that findings will be useful in clinical interactions, that the proposed research team has expertise to support the proposed research and that the described project is possible to complete within the proposed costs, methods and time frame).

This webinar is eligible for 0.25 SAC CEE (Category I).

Presenter Biography

Laureen McIntyre is an associate professor, graduate chair and director of the special education certificate program at the University of Saskatchewan. She has worked in both community and school settings. Her research interests relate to how individuals with varied language and learning abilities have their literacy needs met. She is a former member of the SAC board of directors (2010-2014), and has been a member of the Clinical Research Grants committee for the last five years.

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