Dr. Jehan Abdullah Alsalmi

Bio: 
Name: Dr. Jehan Abdullah Alsalmi Gender: Female Nationality: Saudi Marital State: Married Languages: Arabic & English
CURRICULUM VITAE
 
 
Professional Education/Certification:
· Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) with honors (GPA: 4.74 /5.0)in Speech Language Pathology & Audiology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia., granted on January 1998.
 
· Master of Science degree (M.S.) with honors in Communication Disorders (GPA: 4.0/4.0), School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas, granted on May 2003.
 
    Degree of Philosophy (PhD) in Audiology, School of Medicine at the University of Leeds, granted on April 2016.
 
Present Employment:
· Assistant Professor in Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 2009 to present.
 
 
Previous Employment:
· Worked as a Demonstrator and an Academic Assistant in Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. October 1999- December 2008.
 
·      Providing service as an Audiologist in the Audiology Clinic at King Abdulaziz University Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. October 1999- June 2001.
 
Clinical Experience:
 
·      One full year of internship as part of the Bachelor program (6 months in Speech Pathology and 6 months in Audiology) done at three clinical sites; King Abdulaziz University Hospital, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Military Hospital Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 1998- January 1999.
 
·   One full year of internship as part of the Masters of Science program, at the Callier Center for Communications Disorders, Audiology Unit, Dallas, Texas, USA, 2001 to 2002.
 
·   Six months of externship as part of the Masters of Science program, in the Audiology Clinic, at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA, 2002.
 
· Three months of externship as part of the Masters of Science program, at the Dallas Children’s Hospital, Audiology Unit, Dallas, Texas, USA, 2003.
 
 
Teaching Experience:
· Teaching the course “ Physics of Sound and Voice” at the Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, October 2008 to present.

Teaching the course “Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech & Hearing Mechanism” at the Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, February 2009 to present.

Teaching the course “Human Growth & Development” at the Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, February 2009 to present.

Teaching the course “Hearing Aids” at the Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, October 2009 to present.
 
Honors:
Prince Bandar Al Saud Award of Academic Excellence, Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission,
Washington, DC, USA, 2003.
 

Professional & Educational Activities:
 
·       Presented at the seminar on “Survey on the Speech-language Pathologists In the society of Riyadh City” held at the Center of Studies, Training and Research in King Fahad Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. March, 1996.
 
·    Attended the “Beginning Cued Speech” workshop at the Saudi Center for Physically
Challenged Children, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, May 1996.
 
·     Attended the “Cochlear Implant” workshop held at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. June, 1997.
 
·     Attended the “Clinical Assessment & Intervention of Communication Disorders” workshop held at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. June 1997.
  
·    Attended the “Communication for the Speechless in Arabic Speaking Countries” workshop at the Joint Center for Research in P & O and Rehabilitation Programs, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. November1997.
 
·    Participated in the “University & Society Week” workshop at King Saud University,
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 2001 
 
· Attended the 5th ORL Seminar on “Communication Disorders” held at King Abdulaziz University Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Feb, 2001.
 
·     Participated in the “Hearing Screening for the Special Olympics” at the University of
Texas at Arlington, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2002
 
·   Attended the “Annual American Academy of Audiology (AAA) Convention” in San Antonio, Texas, USA. 2003
 
·   Attended the “Cerumen Management” workshop at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2003
 
·   Attended the “Annual Texas Academy of Audiology Conference” in San Antonio, Texas, USA. 2004
·   Participated in the “Summer Intensive Auditory Rehabilitation Program (SIARC)” at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2005
 
· Attended the “10th Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children” at the Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2005
 
·   Participated in the “Facilitating Spoken Language Development for Young Children with Hearing Loss seminar at the Callier Center for Communication Disorders, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2006
 
·   Attended the “Electrophysiology” seminar at the Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA. 2007
 
Research Experience:
A research project “Development of the N1 Cortical Auditory Evoked Potential in Children with Cochlear Implanted” submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of PhD in Communication Disorders, School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, at the University of Texas at Dallas.
 
Research Interests:
· Pediatric Audiology
·    Cochlear Implants
·Auditoryvisual Integration
  
Future Plans:
 
Currently, I hold a position of a Assistant Professor at Speech & Hearing Therapy Division, Rehabilitation Sciences Department, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University. In this position, I plan to:
 
·            Teach clinical audiology, electrophysiology and amplification courses.
·            Participate in the quality assurance & international accreditation process in the department.
·            Participate in the undergraduate and graduate curriculum development.
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Contact Information:
 
·  Mail Address:  P.O. Box 93625
                        Riyadh   11683
                                      Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

 
·  Telephone (Office):  +966 011 805-6345 
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·  E-Mail Address:       jalsalmi@ksu.edu.sa