Reflections on a Collaborative, Cross-University National Call for Speech and Language Therapy Placements during the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Kerrie O'Grady University College Cork
  • Laura Loftus National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Francoise Kiely University of Limerick
  • Duana Quigley Trinity College Dublin

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Published
2021-09-01
How to Cite
O’Grady, K., Loftus, L., Kiely, F., & Quigley, D. (2021). Reflections on a Collaborative, Cross-University National Call for Speech and Language Therapy Placements during the COVID-19 Pandemic. International Journal of Practice-Based Learning in Health and Social Care, 9(2), 78-81. https://doi.org/10.18552/ijpblhsc.v9i2.721