Some papers from the 2018 Joint World Congress in Hiroshima, Japan are now available, just use the menu to go to
IFA Congresses -> IFA Congress Proceedings -> 2018 Joint World Congress: Hiroshima Japan
Current IFA Members can view the entire text of the papers, the public can view the abstracts.
More papers will be published as the review process is completed.
23-26 September 2020
St Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK
The 12th Oxford Dysfluency Conference (ODC) is to be held at St Catherine’s College Oxford from 23-26 September 2020. ODC has a reputation as one of the leading international scientific conferences in the field of dysfluency.
Learn more including how to submit an abstract at http://www.dysfluencyconference.com
We are pleased to announce the results of the recent IFA election for Treasurer-Elect and Member at Large.
Shelly Jo Kraft will continue as Treasurer-Elect;
Courtney Byrd will continue to serve as Member at Large.
From the left: Elaine Kelman, Secretary; Shelly Jo Kraft, Treasurer; Kurt Eggers, President-Elect; Nan Ratner, President; Shelley Brundage, Membership; Courtney Byrd; At Large Board Member.
The IFA Executive Board met in October in Austin, Texas to review the organization bylaws and conduct other business. Active members can read the minutes of the meeting by logging in and click here or going to
Home Membership Reports and Board Minutes
IFA member Nick Chiasson, a graduate student at the University of Delaware, is conducting research on communication attitudes and the impact on social, academic, professional, and romantic life. Please consider supporting Nick’s research by sharing the link to this online, anonymous survey with males who stutter between 18-30 years of age: https://delaware.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3NHW8FVQwt7YOcR
The IFA Research and Publication Committee has invited a number of experts to write an introduction to a topic with references to help explore the topic. The authors are strongly encouraged to cover important work from other researchers as well as their own.
Each note represents the opinion of the writer, and is not intended to represent the views of the IFA, its boards or its membership as a whole.