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Upcoming Council Meetings
- Friday, December 12, 2014 time: 9:30 am – 3:45 pm
College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario
Suite 5055, 3080 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario
Open to the public, Council meetings are used to address a broad spectrum of issues important to the provision of high quality audiology and speech-language pathology services and to develop policies to guide the professions. Space is limited; please contact Lisa Gibson at email@example.com to reserve a space.
REGIONAL SEMINAR PRESENTATIONS
Download the presentation from the October 23 Regional Seminar in Barrie. Click here.
For more Regional Seminar downloads, click here.
Province Enhancing Measures to Prepare for Ebola Virus Disease
Ontario is taking action to enhance the province's readiness to contain and treat any potential case of Ebola in the province. These measures will further protect the safety of all Ontarians, including health care workers. Click to read
Joint Statement by Ontario Health Minister and Chief Medical Officer of Health on Ontario Preparedness for Ebola Virus Disease
Today Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, and Dr. David Mowat, Interim Chief Medical Officer of Health, issued the following statement on Ontario's preparedness for Ebola virus disease in Ontario: Click to read
2014/2015 MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL
Membership Renewal for the 2014/2015 Membership Year is now open. Please click here for more information. Download the FAQs (updated).
SEEKING PEER OPINION PROVIDERS FOR CASLPO CASES
The College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (the College/CASLPO) is currently seeking to broaden its roster of peer opinion providers from the professions.
Peer opinions are sought when the committee is seeking additional information related to the standards of practice of the profession in a given practice area. The opinion provider is provided with the case file and asked to respond to a series of questions related to the member’s practice/conduct and how it meets or fails to meet the standards of practice of the profession.
For more information and to apply, click here
ELECTIONS FOR SEATS ON CASLPO COUNCIL - DISTRICTS 1 AND 3
This is to advise that balloting closed on May 23 in the election for seats on CASLPO Council in District 1 (Eastern Ontario - SLP) and District 3 (Southwestern Ontario - AUD and SLP).
The winners are, respectively:
District 1: Judy Rowlands
District 3: Deb Zelisko (AUD); Tina D'Agnillo (SLP)
Previously, Véronique Vaillancourt was acclaimed to the AUD seat in District 1.
The College thanks all those who ran for office for their participation in the democratic process.
We would also like to thank all those who voted in the election. The College used electronic balloting for the first time, and we hope that members found this more convenient and expeditious. Thank you again. Please join me in congratulating the winners and thanking all those who let their names stand for election to office.
CASLPO BY-LAWS CONSULTATION
FEEDBACK REQUESTED BY MAY 19, 2014
The College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario is inviting you to comment on proposed changes to three By-Laws of the College. Please click here for more details. Please click here for the FAQ.
Honour Roll Presentation - Marilyn Reed
The recent CASLPO Council Meeting held on Friday December 6, 2013 at the CASLPO office in Toronto, included a special presentation to CASLPO Honour Roll recipient Marilyn Reed. Please join us in congratulating Marilyn for receiving this honour that is so well deserved.
CASLPO-OSLA Energized By Excellence Conference 2013
The 2nd CASLPO-OSLA joint conference, “Energized By Excellence 2013” held at the Westin Prince Hotel Toronto October 16-18th was a huge success with over 200 attendees. There was a real energy felt as conference participants gathered together to hear from the experts, guest speakers and from each other, while taking advantage of the many educational sessions offered.
New CASLPO Executive Committee
The College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO) is pleased to announce that on June 14, 2013, following the annual election for members of the Executive Committee of the College Council, the following were elected to serve one-year terms:
- President: Scott Whyte (Public Member)
- Vice-President, SLP: Bob Kroll
- Vice-President, AUD: Deb Zelisko
- Member-at-large, AUD: Vicky Papaioannou
- Public Member: Shari Wilson
Mr. Whyte will serve as chair of the Executive Committee. Mr. Kroll and Ms. Zelisko will serve as chairs, respectively, of the Council professional advisory committees for SLPs and AUDs.
Please join me in congratulating these individuals on their election. They will serve until the June meeting of Council in 2015.
Social Media ELearning Module
The College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario is pleased to present the e-learning module, Pause Before You Post: Social Media Awareness for Regulated Healthcare Professionals. This module was a collaborative project with six other health regulatory Colleges in Ontario. It is intended to enhance your awareness of social media use in health care as well as provide you with the opportunity to reflect on your use of social media and professional behaviours, through numerous examples and case-based scenarios.
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