Julie A. Stierwalt, Ph.D.

  1. Neurologic Communicative Disorder Specialist
  2. Speech-Language Pathologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Julie A.G. Stierwalt, Ph.D. is a consultant in the Division of Speech Pathology within the Department of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester. She is a practicing clinician who serves diagnostic and treatment roles for individuals with speech, language, cognitive and swallowing impairments. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Differential diagnosis of motor speech symptoms
  • Differential diagnosis of language and cognitive symptoms
  • Diagnosis and treatment of swallowing symptoms
  • Treatment recommendations for optimizing communication, for those with acute as well as progressive conditions
  • Diagnosis of speech, language, and cognitive disturbance of patients in the acute care setting
  • Motor speech impairment
  • Aphasia
  • Frontotemporal dementia
  • ALS
  • Craniofacial Clinic
  • Dysphagia
  • Functional speech disorders
  • Telepractice
  • Optimizing communication for individuals with acute and progressive speech/language/cognitive impairment
  1. 1997
    PhD - Speech-Language PathologyUniversity of Iowa
  2. 1989
    MA - Speech PathologyUniversity of Northern Iowa
  3. 1984
    BA - Speech PathologyUniversity of Northern Iowa

Certifications

  1. 1990
    Speech-Language PathologyAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Honors of the Association - NSSLHANational Students for Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA)
  2. 2014
    College of Communication and Information Outstanding Teaching AwardFlorida State University
  3. 2014
    Florida State University Graduate Teaching AwardFlorida State University
  4. 2013
    College of Communication and Information Leadership AwardFlorida State University
  5. 2009
    ASHA FellowAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  6. 2009
    The School of Communication Science and Disorders Outstanding Faculty MemberFlorida State University
  7. 2007
    Florida State University Graduate Teaching AwardFlorida State University
  8. 2006
    *Bronze Award- General Excellence *Silver Award - Most ImprovedSociety of National Association Publications (SNAP)
  9. 2004
    WebStar for Innovations in Teaching Florida State University
  10. 2004
    Hybrid Course Development Award Florida State University
  11. 2003
    Provost Letter of Appreciation for Teaching ExcellenceFlorida State University
  12. 2000
    Salvation Army Service AwardNational Students for Speech, Language and Hearing Missouri State Chapter
  13. 2000
    Phi Eta Sigma "Faculty of the Year"Missouri State University
  14. 1999
    Salvation Army Service AwardNational Students for Speech, Language and Hearing Missouri State Chapter
  15. 1999
    Into the Streets Service Award - National Students for Speech, Language and Hearing Association, Missouri State ChapterMissouri State University
  16. 1999
    Honorary Member of the Golden Key National Honor SocietyMissouri State University
  17. 1998
    College of Health and Human Services Teaching AwardMissouri State University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberDivision of Speech Pathology: Task Force on Alternative, Augmentative, Communication
  2. 2016 - present
    MemberDysphagia Research Society
  3. 2016 - present
    Acting CoordinatorDivision of Speech Pathology: Student Intern Program
  4. 2015 - present
    MemberDivision of Speech Pathology: Cognitive Evaluation Committee
  5. 2013 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Special Interest Group: Telepractice
  6. 2012 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Special Interest Group: Issues in Higher Education
  7. 2010 - 2012
    MemberFlorida State University Council on Research and Creativity
  8. 2010 - 2011
    ChairFlorida State University Graduate Policy Committee
  9. 2010 - 2011
    MemberUniversity Tenure and Promotion Committee
  10. 2010 - 2015
    MemberFaculty Evaluation Committee
  11. 2010 - 2011
    ChairAcademic Affairs
  12. 2010 - 2011
    ChairDoctoral Standards Committee
  13. 2010 - 2014
    Editor-ConsultantExecutive Council: National Students for Speech Language Hearing Association
  14. 2009 - 2012
    MemberMotor Speech Conference Review Board
  15. 2009 - 2010
    ChairDistance Learning Committee
  16. 2008 - 2015
    MemberDistance Learning Committee
  17. 2007 - 2015
    MemberDoctoral Standards Committee
  18. 2005 - 2010
    Consultant at Large: Speech PathologyExecutive Council: National Students for Speech Language Hearing Association
  19. 2003 - 2005
    MemberStudent Appeals Committee
  20. 2002 - 2004
    ChairEducation and Mentoring Committee
  21. 2002 - 2004
    ChairCurriculum Committee
  22. 2001 - 2005
    MemberHonor's Committee
  23. 2001 - 2005
    MemberCurriculum Committee
  24. 1996 - 2018
    MemberSpecial Interest Division 2, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  25. 1996 - 2018
    MemberSpecial Interest Group: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  26. 1989 - 2018
    MemberAmerican Speech Language Hearing Association

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