ManMet/University of Ghana Speech and Language Therapy Education Collaboration

Principal Investigator: Dr Julie Marshall

Project Fact File

Start DateMarch 2015
End DateOctober 2015
Funded by

Tropical Health and Education Trust

Project TeamDr Julie Marshall
External Providers and CollaboratorsThe project is a collaboration with the Speech and Language Therapy team, Audiology and Speech and Language Therapy Dept., School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences, University of Ghana (UoG).

Principal Investigator

Meet Dr Julie Marshall

Dr Julie Marshall

Reader in Communication Disability and Development

Phone +44 (0)161 247 2581

Project Details

Aims and Objectives

The aims of the project are:


As well as the aims described above, the two teams aim to further develop collaborative research related the development of services for people with communication disabilities in Ghana. Julie Marshall already supervises the PhD study of one of the University of Ghana team (Karen Wylie) and they have a number of joint publications.


The main activity of the project will be two visits to Ghana by Julie Marshall, which together with a MMU based project steering group, will achieve the project aims.


The project will produce: