New York, NY, June 18, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Allied Health Media (parent company for AudiologyOnline, SpeechPathology.com, OccupationalTherapy.com, PhysicalTherapy.com), the leading online provider of continuing education and career opportunities for allied health professions, announces the appointment of Clint M. Johnson as Vice President of SimuCase Education.
SimuCase™ is a ground-breaking technology platform utilizing the latest in 3D animation to assess patients with speech and language disorders. Similar to medical and flight simulators, SimuCase offers SLPs the ability to practice the assessment process with virtual patients using patented technology. SimuCase™ technology is exclusive to Allied Health Media and housed within the SpeechPathology.com website.
"We are thrilled to have Clint as part of the SimuCase team,” stated Allied Health Media COO and SimuCase creator, Stacy Williams, Ph.D. “Given his expertise in the field of speech-language pathology and his in-depth knowledge of assessment tools he is an ideal candidate for educating faculty and students on using simulated patients. We are excited about bringing this innovative technology to a broader audience, and we think Clint is the perfect person to take on this vital role."
A graduate of the University of Georgia with a Masters of Fine Arts in Communications Sciences and Disorders, Johnson has more than 14 years of experience in product development and marketing of speech-related products. In his previous roles, he has authored or coauthored over 30 special education publications, collaborated with software developers to create products specifically geared to the needs of SLPs, and managed groups of editors to meet deadlines and produce quality content.
"As a speech-language pathologist and former supervising editor, I have dedicated my career to developing, marketing, and selling high-quality educational materials. I have observed the impact of technology on our field and watched as SimuCase grew into a powerful, online program for training university students,” stated Johnson. “I am proud to be a part of the SimuCase Education Team. I believe that SimuCase has the potential to truly revolutionize clinical training in universities. "
Allied Health Media is the leading provider of continuing education in the allied health fields. With a portfolio of websites including AudiologyOnline, SpeechPathology.com, PhysicalTherapy.com, and OccupationalTherapy.com, the company has a broad reach across numerous allied health professions and provides professionals all over the country with continuing education resources and job opportunities.