Draženka Blaži, PhD

Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7542
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 31
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7542
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 31
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Courses

  • Articulation and Phonological Disorders
  • Craniofacial Speech Difficulties
  • Clinical Exercises in Speech and Language Pathology
  • Phonologic Disorders

Education

1990 - Graduated from the Faculty of Defectology, University of Zagreb

1994 - Graduated with MA degree in Speech and Language Pathology from the Faculty of Defectology, University of Zagreb

1999 - Graduated with PhD degree in Speech and Language Pathology from the Faculty of Defectology, University of Zagreb
Title of the PhD dissertation: "Special Language Difficulties in Preschool Children"

Scientific interests

  • Research in development of speech-language communication
  • Research in various forms of speech-language pathology (with the emphasis on language disorders) and creating criteria and metric instruments for differential evaluation of language disorders in children of younger chronological age

Projects

International: 1 (associate)

National: 5 scientific (associate), 5 professional (leader)

Professional activities

  • Member of the Management Board of the National Centre for External Evaluation of Education (NCVVO)
  • Member of the National Social Council
  • Vice President of the Association for Early Logopedic and Education-Rehabilitational Intervention "LERI"
  • Member of state commissions tasked with drafting laws and guidelines in the field of health and social welfare, and education, and with designing guidelines for the implementation of national exams and the State Graduation Exam for children with special needs
  • Reviewer of a considerable number of books and handbooks in the field of speech-language pathology