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MSHA Student Event: "Making the Transition from Student to Clinical Fellow"

  • 27 Feb 2016
  • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave., Room 310 Behrakis Health Science Center Building, Boston, MA 02115


  • Free to attend

Registration for this event is closed. If you are interested in being placed on the wait list for this event, please email theoffice@mshahearsay.org

Onsite registration is not available for this event.


This event will present information important to CSD students in their second year of graduate school preparing to enter into the work force. Presentations and activities will cover topics including job search, interviewing, clinical fellowship settings, certification and licensure, as well as professionalism. The goal of this event is to have participants leave feeling prepared to initiate their clinical fellowship.

Learner Outcomes

1. Understand the process and requirements for obtaining ASHA CCC, State Licensure, and DOE teacher certification (DESE);

2. Compare and contrast educational settings and healthcare settings;

3. Understand the process for obtaining Clinical Fellowship including job search, interviewing and hiring process.


8:30-9 Registration

9-9:30 Job Search

9:30-10:30 Interviews

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-11:30 Professionalism

11:30-12:15 State licensure

12:15-12:30 DESE licensure

12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:30 SLP settings

2:30-3:15 ASHA Certification

3:15-3:45 Q&A

Disclosure Statements:

Lisa Moran, M.S., CCC-SLP

Financial: Lisa receives a salary for employment at the MGH Institute of Health Professions.

Non-financial: Lisa is the president of the Massachusetts Speech Language Hearing Association.

Meredith Finnie, M.S., CCC-SLP

Financial: Meredith receives a salary for employment as a speech pathologist/Regional director with EBS Healthcare.

Non-financial:Meredith serves as Vice President of Membership for the Massachusetts Speech Language Hearing Association. She speaks to and teaches groups for MSHA.

Other Information

Dress is business casual for this event.

Refreshments will be provided. Lunch is on your own.

Special thanks to our host, Northeastern University.

Parking Option

Renaissance Parking Garage, 835 Columbus Avenue, Boston

Getting There

By “T”: Northeastern can be reached by subway via the Green Line of the MBTA. From downtown Boston, take an “E” train outbound to the Northeastern stop, the first stop above ground. The campus can also be reached from downtown via the Orange Line by taking any train going outbound to Forest Hills and getting off at Ruggles Station. Commuter rail lines connect with the Orange Line at Ruggles Station, Back Bay Station, and North Station.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received in writing before Thursday, February 18th. Cancellations after the cancellation date, or not submitted in writing will be subject to full billing.

Interested in sponsoring this event? We are very excited to be presenting this six hour event free of charge to our student members.  Below is a list of sponsorship opportunities that we are offering to cover the cost of food and beverages for the event. Please consider partnering with us for this worthwhile experience. If you have any questions, contact our office at 781-647-7031 or by email at theoffice@mshahearsay.org.

Vision Statement

The Massachusetts Speech-Language-Hearing Association will be recognized as an authority and resource in the fields of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology by legislative bodies, related professional associations and consumers.

Mailing Address

Massachusetts Speech-Language Hearing Association
465 Waverley Oaks Road, Suite 421, Waltham, MA 02452
Phone: 781-647-7031

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