The philosophy of this department is that, although we are responsible for training students, our primary responsibility lies with the patient.At Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, the Division of Speech Pathology provides speech pathology graduate students experience in the assessment and treatment of pediatric communication disorders. Students from university programs are accepted for practicum experiences or internships.

Although each student is encouraged to be independent, the student’s work is closely supervised so that he or she will gain as much as possible from the experience.

The philosophy of this department is that, although we are responsible for training students, our primary responsibility lies with the patient. Therefore, we ensure that our patients consistently receive the highest quality of service by close supervision.