Conference Presentations

2022
Jan 6-9, 2022 2022 Linguistic Society of America (LSA) Annual Meeting
“Creak and low pitch as prosodic features for misery and pain”
Conference Presentation
📍Washington DC
Elizabeth Dayton Award in Sociolinguistics LSA

2021
June 4, 2021 Linguistic Society of America (LSA)
"Webinar: Publishing in the Language and Public Policy Section of Language”

Webinar
📍Virtual Conference

March 20-23, 2021 2021 American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) Annual Meeting
“Analyzing modality in policy text: How California policies respond to the opioid crisis”

Conference Presentation
📍Virtual Conference

March 3, 2021 2020/2021 Advancing Pain Relief Symposium
“The language of opioid policies”

Conference Presentation: Short Lightning Talks
📍Virtual Conference

January 7-10, 2021 2021 Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting
"‘Under the influence’ of opioid policies: configuring interpretive spaces through language"

Conference/Panel Presentation
📍Virtual Conference

2020
Dec 5, 2020 2020 Linguistweets - First International Twitter Conference on Linguistics
“One too many plural(s): Taglish code-switching”

Presentation Brazilian Association of Linguistics

📍 Twitter (Virtual Conference)  

 

April 7, 2020 UC Davis Gradslam Competition
"We can, we should, we must, and we will fight the opioid crisis”

Contest/Presentation

Top 10 Finalist

Feature

(Final round cancelled due to Corona Virus)

2019
July 17, 2019 2019 Linguistic Society of America Linguistic Institute 3MT (Three-Minute Thesis Competition)
"If I may, shall we address pain or should we focus on addiction: A talk about the language of opioid policies."

Contest/Presentation

July 14, 2019 2019 LSA Linguistic Institute
"Enacting opioid policies in text and speech: A multi-'modal' type of fix"

Conference Poster
📍Davis, California

May 24, 2019 6th Annual UC Davis Symposium on Language Research
"When heroin was a hero and solutions created problems: The discourse of opioid policy enactments"

Conference Presentation
📍Davis, California

2018
November 14-18, 2018 2018 American Anthropological Association Annual (AAA) Meeting
"Immigrant speech in healthcare: Ideologies and intelligibility"

Conference Presentation
📍San Jose Convention Center
(Remote Participation)

May 25, 2018 5th Annual UC Davis Symposium on Language Research: Most Innovative Panel
"'On a Scale of 1 to 10, How much pain are you in?' Conversations on chronic pain and controlled substances"

Runner Up
Contest/Presentation

📍University of California, Davis

April 6, 2018 24th Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Culture (CLIC)
"Register shift as a pragmatic resource: Manifesting pain in medical consultations"

Conference Presentation
📍University of California, Los Angeles

March 10, 2018 Georgetown University Roundtable on Languages and Linguistics (GURT): Approaches to Discourse
"Discussing opiates in medical consultations: Expressing pain, mitigated questions, implicit requests and formulating credibility"

Conference Poster
📍Georgetown University

February 8, 2018 UC Davis Gradslam
"Low pitch and creaky voice as linguistic resources: Describing pain, narrating symptoms, and requesting for opiates in medical interactions"

Contest/Presentation
📍Davis, California

2016
April 22-23, 2016 22nd Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Culture (CLIC)
"Memory loss is not identity loss: The complex language participation frameworks of the elderly with dementia"

Conference Presentation
📍University of California, Los Angeles