|Sue and Sharynne enjoying Bathurst's autumnal weather|
|Professor Sue Roulstone with speech pathologists from the Central West|
BiographySue Roulstone is Emeritus Professor of Speech & Language Therapy at the University of the West of England, Bristol and a co-Dirctor of the Bristol Speech & Language Therapy Research Unit. Sue has worked as a speech and language therapist, a manager, a researcher and an educator and was Chair of the UK Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists from 2006-2009. Her research interests include child and family perspectives, professional judgement and evaluation of speech and language therapy. She was a core member of the national research programme commissioned by the UK government following the Bercow Review of Services for children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (the Better Communication Research Programme) and is currently completing work on a large research programme funded by the National Institute of Health Research to develop an evidence-based framework of interventions for preschool children.