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03 May, 2021 - Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL) is an unexplained and rapid loss of hearing. Hearing loss usually occurs over three days or less, usually affecting only one ear. Annually, 27 per 100,000 people will be affected by SSNHL. SSNHL can...

27 April, 2021 - Tiffany Kalsi, Julie McDermid & April Hackett-Helmkay

SAC members Tiffany Kalsi, Julie McDermid and April Hackett-Helmkay have been featured in a new article on SAC's Communiqué Blog for their extensive system-wide work to revolutionize the way educators teach reading. “Over the...

27 April, 2021 - The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO), and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group)

The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO), and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group) are collaborating to develop two new complementary National Standards for Long-Term Care that will be shaped by the needs of...

26 April, 2021 - Patricia Smith, S-LP(C)

SAC member Patricia Smith, S-LP(C) has written an article for the SAC Communiqué Blog to tell the stories of two of her clients and to reflect on the impact S-LPs have on the clients they serve. She aims to answer the following...

19 April, 2021 - Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences is conducting an assessment on autism which will be used by policy makers to inform the development of a National Autism Strategy.  An important part of the assessment process is gathering input from...

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