Survey research was utilized to explore Medical students’ perceptions of Speech-Language Pathologists’(SLP) and Medical Practitioner’s roles in meeting the healthcare needs of people living with HIV/AIDS(PLWHA). Results identified participants’ knowledge and perceptions. Recommendations suggest interprofessional education and training for both professions, at the pre-professional and professional levels.
Klein, Kendal; Wagner, Emily; Moore, Kristi; Amin, Tanvi; and Louw, Brenda. 2015. Perceptions of Medical Students of the Role of the Speech-language Pathologist in HIV/AIDS Intervention. Poster Presentation. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention, Denver, CO. http://submissions.mirasmart.com/ASHA2015/Itinerary/ItinerarySubmissionDetail.aspx?sbmID=157