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Time: “Your Kid’s Gigantic Backpack Is a Health Risk”

(08/31/15) Clinical Professor Karen Jacobs quoted. “Since at least 1998, we’ve noticed backpacks getting bigger and heavier, and not in proportion to the kids’ sizes,” says Dr. Karen Jacobs. View full article.  

MS in Speech-Language Pathology: Fall 2015 Information Sessions

The Master of Science Program in Speech-Language Pathology offers the following Fall 2015 information sessions: Friday September 25 at 4:30 pm Friday October 23 at 4:30 pm Friday November 20 at 4:30 pm Friday December 11 at 4:30 pm To RSVP, please contact Allie Michels.

Dr. Robert Stern to Deliver 16th Annual Dudley Allen Sargent Lecture

“Head Games: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and the Long-term Consequences of Repetitive Brain Trauma” Presented by Dr. Robert A. Stern, Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Anatomy & Neurobiology, Boston University Thursday, October 1, 2015, 4:30-5:30 p.m. 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston MA Sargent College Room 101 Admission is free. The public is cordially invited. Reception to follow in... More

US News & World Report: “The Secret Weapon in Kids’ Sports”

(8/10/15) Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake blogs for U.S. News & World Report. "If you have an athletic child, paying attention to good nutrition may be one of the best kept competitive secrets during this active growing period and beyond... " View full article

Gottlieb receives Fulbright Award

Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy and Senior Researcher at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation (CPR), Jennifer Gottlieb received a Fulbright Scholar Award for the 2015–2016 academic year. Gottlieb is the recipient of a Senior Researcher award to Spain where she will continue her work in the development, More