Department of Communication Disorders

Embry Burrus

Embry Burrus

Embry Burrus

Contact

1199 Haley Center
(334) 844-9600
burruae@auburn.edu

Education

  • MCD Auburn University 1998
  • BS Auburn University 1983

Office Hours

  • By appointment

About Embry Burrus
Associate Clinical Professor/TES Clinical Supervisor

Major Research areas

Fluency Disorders, Developmental Delay/Language Delay, Supervision/Clinical Teaching

Classes Taught

  • CMDS 4910: Undergraduate Clinical Practicum
  • CMDS 7500: Graduate Clinical Practicum

Recent Publications and Presentations

  • Truman, J., Willis, L.B., & Burrus, E. “Critical Thinking from Classroom to Clinic: Integrating Peer Response Workshops in Communication Disorders and Speech-Language.” Biennial International Critical Thinking and Writing Conference: Thinking and Writing Beyond Two Cultures: STEM, WAC/WID and the Changing Academy. November 21 and 22, 2014.  Hamden, Connecticut. 
  • Zylla-Jones, E., Burrus, E., & Willis, L.B. “Enhancing Clinical Observations by Actively Involving Junior Clinicians.” Poster presentation at the American Speech and Hearing Association Convention, November 20, 2014. Orlando, Florida. 
  • Willis, L.B, Burrus, E., & Zylla-Jones, E. “Reaching Out: Enhanced Training of Graduate Students through Service Learning.” Conference of the International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning. October 16-18, 2014. Denver, Colorado.
  • Burrus, E., Willis, L.B., & McMillan, L. “A Model for Facilitating Interdisciplinary Competence: Collaboration between Students in Nursing and Communication Disorders.” Poster presentation at the Conference of the International Society for Exploring Teaching and Learning. October 16-18, 2014. Denver, Colorado. (40%)
  • Burrus, A.E., Willis, L.B., & Zylla-Jones, E. “A.U. Reaching Out.” Poster presentation at the Georgia Speech and Hearing Association, February 7, 2014. Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Willis, L.B., Burrus, A.E., & Zylla-Jones, E. “Observations: Not Just Another 25 Hours.” Poster presentation at the Georgia Speech and Hearing Association, February 8, 2014. Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Burrus, A.E., Willis, L.B., & Zylla-Jones, E. “Using Self-Evaluations to Improve Clinical Performance.” Poster presentation at the Georgia Speech and Hearing Association, February 8 and 9, 2013. Macon, Georgia.
  • Burrus, A.E., Willis, L.B., & Zylla-Jones, E. “Using Diagnostic Protocols to Facilitate Knowledge and Skills.”Poster presentation at the Georgia Speech and Hearing Association, February 8 and 9, 2013. Macon, Georgia.
  • Burrus, A. Embry, Willis, Laura, Professional Communication in Speech-Language Pathology: How to Write, Talk and Act Like a Clinician, 2nd Edition, Plural Publishing, San Diego, California, 2013.
  • Plexico, L., Burrus, E., Coping with a child who stutters: A phenomenological analysis. In press, Journal of Fluency Disorders.
  • Invited Speaker, Sacramento Down Syndrome Alliance, Sacramento California, September, 2012
  • Willis, L., Burrus, E., Zylla-Jones, E., “Facilitating Carryover of Academics to Diagnostics in a University Training Program.” Paper presented at ASHA convention, Atlanta, GA, 2012.
  • Invited speaker, Cherokee County Schools (Georgia), Chambers County Schools, Opelika City Schools (Alabama), Stuttering: Treating the Entire Disorder, 2012.
  • Keynote Speaker, South Carolina Sibling Leadership Conference, Columbia, South Carolina, October, 2010
  • Willis, L., Burrus, E., Zylla-Jones, E., “SLP or AuD? Decisions, Decisions.” Paper presented at the Tennessee Speech and Hearing Association, 2010.
  • Burrus, E., Willis, L., "Classroom to Clinic: How Strong is Our Bridge?" Paper presented at ASHA convention, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2009
  • Burrus, A. Embry, Mama and Margaret, Publish America, Frederick, Maryland, 2005

Last Updated: January 03, 2019