The presentations from the RCSLT Conference 2017 Speech and Language Therapy: MAXIMISING IMPACT can be found below.

Please note that availability is subject to authors' consent. An * means that the presentation will not be available to view online at any stage.

For more information download the conference programme and poster programme.

RCSLT Conference keynote speakers

  • Read this introduction page on the four panellist speakers below:

    Dr. Joanne Fillingham, PhD, clinical director for allied health professions and deputy chief allied health professions officer at NHS Improvement
    Jacqui Lunday Johnstone OBE, Chief Health Professions Officer, The Scottish Government
    Hazel Winning, Lead Allied Health Professions Officer, Department of Health Northern Ireland
    Alison Shakeshaft, Director of Therapies and Health Science, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, Wales
  • Professor Courtenay Norbury, Professor of Developmental Disorders of Language and Communication at Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London; and Director of the Literacy, Language and Communication (LiLaC) Lab

- Keynote address: Stability and change in developmental language disorder

- Keynote address: An eye gaze user’s perspective

  • Fiona Petrie, A British Heart Foundation volunteer, small time YouTuber, blogger, Instagram and Tumblr user

- Keynote address: My SLCN speech