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Dr. Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann named fellow of leading speech-language pathology association
Author: Cristina Rojas, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Posted: June 19, 2018

Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann, a professor and department chair of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Portland State University, has been named a fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Fellowship is one of the highest honors that ASHA bestows; it recognizes outstanding contributions to the discipline of communication sciences and disorders.

Gildersleeve-Neumann, who has been at PSU since 2002, focuses her research efforts on speech development in monolingual and bilingual children from birth to age 6, assessment and intervention for children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, childhood apraxia of speech and speech-language pathology practices in different cultural settings.

Gildersleeve-Neumann will be honored as an ASHA Fellow at the ASHA annual convention in Boston in November.