From the Coordinator In this issue of Perspectives, we look beyond the division’s traditional boundaries of auditory research. We have partnered with the other audiology divisions to offer a broader picture of the disciplines of audiology and hearing science. The theme is culturally and linguistically diverse populations. According to the latest U.S. ... Coordinator's Column
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SIG 6 Perspectives on Hearing and Hearing Disorders: Research and Diagnostics, May 2003, Vol. 7, 1. doi:10.1044/hhd7.1.1
SIG 6 Perspectives on Hearing and Hearing Disorders: Research and Diagnostics, May 2003, Vol. 7, 1. doi:10.1044/hhd7.1.1
In this issue of Perspectives, we look beyond the division’s traditional boundaries of auditory research. We have partnered with the other audiology divisions to offer a broader picture of the disciplines of audiology and hearing science. The theme is culturally and linguistically diverse populations.
According to the latest U.S. Census, the diversity of the national population continues to increase. Also, regions of cultural homogeneity are less common, reflecting the spread of diversity throughout the country. Such trends suggest the importance of sensitivity and awareness.
The Association has long been an advocate for diverse groups. In 1969, the Office of Multicultural Affairs was set up to address issues of diversity and to serve as an important resource (http://professional.asha.org/resources/multicultural/).
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