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MSHA Student Event: "Making the Transition from Student to Clinician"

  • 30 Mar 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (UTC-04:00)
  • MGH Institute of Health Professions, 36 1st Ave, Boston, MA 02129 Room 305 A/B
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Registration is closed

Students that register after 12:30 PM on Thursday, March 28, 2019
will receive a handwritten badge onsite

On-site registration will be available as well

Please arrive by 8:00 am to register on-site.


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 obtaining a CF, interviewing, certification and licensure, as well as professionalism and advocacy. 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. Understand implications of states that do not provide provisional licensure on billing as a CF.
  3. Understand the process for obtaining Clinical Fellowship including job search, interviewing and hiring process.
  4. Understand basic concepts for advocacy as they pertain to the field of speech-language pathology.


MSHA Student Members: Free

Non-members: $15

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 Government Affairs Committee Lead for 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 Advocacy for the Massachusetts Speech Language Hearing Association. She speaks to and teaches groups for MSHA.

Getting There

MGH Institute of Health Professions is located at:
36 1st Ave
Boston, MA 02129

(617) 726-2947

For directions, click the map below:


  • The Nautica Garage - 88 Constitution Rd Boston, MA 02129
  • Constitution Center Lot - 1 Constitution Rd Charlestown, MA 02129
  • Building 199 in the Navy Yard.
For more information on commuting to MGH Institute of Health Professions click here.

Other Information

Dress is business casual for this event.

Lunch is on your own. There are several options in the surrounding area. A list of restaurants in the area will be available onsite.

Special thanks to our host, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Interested in sponsoring this event? We are very excited to be presenting this six hour event free of charge to our student members. 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

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