PEBT

Jordan R. Green, PhD, CCC-SLP, FASHA

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Chief Scientific Advisor, Matina Souretis Horner Professor in Rehabilitation Sciences; Director of the Speech and Feeding Disorders Lab
Office of Provost
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Research: Speech and Feeding Disorders Lab
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Dr. Green, who has been at the MGH Institute since 2013, is a speech-language pathologist who studies biological aspects of speech production. He teaches graduate courses on speech physiology; and the neural basis of speech, language, and hearing. As Chief Scientific Advisor in the IHP Research...

Thomas J. Hallahan, ScD, CCC-A, F-ASHA

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Adjunct Assistant Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
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Currently, Tom serves as Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs at the American University of Iraq Baghdad. Previous to this role, he served in his local community as Executive Director of Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard. Tom was a full professor, with tenure, at Salem State University teaching...

SLPD Application Process and Requirements

The Doctor of Speech-Language Pathology program (SLPD) will prepare certified speech-language pathologists with a strong desire to advance their clinical practice and leadership skills to assume advanced professional roles both within the field and within interprofessional teams. The MGH Institute offers a primarily online curriculum for the Doctor of Speech-Language Pathology program.

General

Xue Bao

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PhD student
Communication Sciences and Disorders, Speech and Language (SAiL) Literacy Lab
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Xue Bao is a PhD student the Speech and Language (SAiL) Literacy Lab at MGH Institute of Health Professions (MGH IHP) under the mentorship of Dr. Tiffany Hogan. Prior to beginning the doctoral program, Xue received a Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the IHP. Xue also runs...

Caregivers

Many of our Aphasia Center members have important caregivers in their lives. Some of them are family members; some of them are friends. This section of the website is for them.

Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Student Clinicians

The Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) program at the Institute is nationally recognized as in the top 10% of academic programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders.

The CSD program provides a Master of Science Degree in Speech Pathology to students interested in becoming speech-language pathologists (SLPs).

Aphasia Center Programs

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Currently we have more than 60 clients/members with aphasia who attend the Aphasia Center.

About Aphasia

See video of Aphasia Center members discussing how they are working to recover from their loss of verbal communication – a condition that affects more than 1 million Americans.

Kathryn Connaghan, PhD, CCC-SLP

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Assistant Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
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Dr. Connaghan joined the Speech and Feeding Disorders Lab at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2018. After working as a speech-language clinician, Dr. Connaghan attended the University of Washington, where she received her doctorate in speech science. Her work focuses on motor speech...