Center for Audiology and Speech Pathology


Welcome to UTMB Health's Center for Audiology and Speech Pathology

Our Mission Statement

To improve the quality of life for our patients by addressing their communication, hearing, swallowing, and balance needs.

CASP Values

  • Compassion: We provide compassionate care to meet the social, emotional, vocational and educational needs of each patient.
  • Accessibility: We are accessible through our contemporary clinical services, educational events and public outreach activities.
  • Service: We serve the health care community by providing multidisciplinary teaching and opportunities for professional development.
  • Professionalism: We promote professionalism through accountability, integrity and evidence-based practice.


CASP Welcome Page

  • Upcoming Events

    October 10, 2018
    Valero Total Wellness Fair
    Texas City, Texas
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    November 15 - 17, 2018
    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
    Boston, Massachusetts

  • Center News

    Research Announcement
    Lori Jarrett and Kathleen Kerr are investigating a new patent pending tool for oral facial stretching in facial burn patients.  For information regarding the approved research and enrollment call 409-772-2711.

    Guest Speakers
    Ashley Carnes and Collen Hickey will be presenting at the American Speech and Hearing Association in Boston this November 2018.  They will be presenting on Dysphagia in Inflammatory Myopathy: Clinical Characteristics and Prognostic Implications.