Student Publications

Many SLHS students are involved in research and become co-authors on peer-reviewed publications and presentations at professional meetings as listed below (with student authors in bold).
* = undergraduate. ** = MS, *** = AuD, **** = PhD, ***** = Post Doc

2016 and in press Publications with Student Authors

  1. Alt, M., Arizmendi, G.D.****, & DiLallo, J.N.* (in press). The role of socioeconomic status in the narrative story retells of school-aged English language learners. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools.
  2. Colina, S., Marrone, N., Ingram, M., Sánchez, D.*** (In Press) Translation Quality Assessment in Health Research: A functionalist alternative to back translation. Evaluation & the Health Professions
  3. Ricks, S.** &, Alt, M. (in press). Theoretical principles to guide the teaching of adjectives to children with struggle with word learning: Synthesis of experimental and naturalistic research with principles of learning theory. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools.
  4. Smith, S.B.****, Lichtenhan, J.T., and Cone, B.K. (2016 In press) Effects of electrocochleography tympanic membrane electrodes and insert earphones on behavioral audiometric thresholds. Ear & Hearing.

2016 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Aguilar, J.M.**** (2015, May 6). Exemplar Variability and Word Learning by Children with Specific Language Impairment (SLI). (Doctoral Prospectus Colloquium).
  2. Cheek, D.***, Filippini, R., & Musiek, F. (2016, March 3-5). Audiologic evaluation of the Multiple Sclerosis Patient (poster). Presented at the American Auditory Society’s 43rd Annual Scientific & Technology Conference. Scottsdale, AZ. (Mentored Student Research Poster Award).
  3. Cheek, D.***, Filippini, R., & Musiek, F. (2016, April 13th). Audiologic evaluation of the Multiple Sclerosis Patient (poster). Presented at the Academy Research Conference. Phoenix, AZ. (Poster Presentation Scholarship Award)
  4. Denny, N.*** & Musiek, F. (2016, April 13-16). Frequency Pattern Perception for Lesions Along the Auditory Pathway (poster). Presented at the 28th American Academy of Audiology Annual Conference. Phoenix, AZ.
  5. Erikson, J.****, Alt, M., Gray, S., Hogan, T., Green, S., & Cowan, N. (2016, June). Phonological transfer during word learning: Evidence from bilingual school-age Spanish-English-speaking children. Oral presentation at the Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  6. Everett, A.***, St. George, B.***, Denny, N.*** & Musiek, F. (2016, February 20-24). The Angular Gyrus: New Views on its Anatomy and Location (poster). Presented at the 29th Annual Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  7. Everett, A.***, St. George, B.***, Denny, N.*** & Musiek, F. (2016, April 13-16). The Angular Gyrus: New Views on its Anatomy and Location (poster). Presented at the 28th American Academy of Audiology Annual Conference. Phoenix, AZ.
  8. Fabiano-Smith, L. & Konen, C.*** (accepted, June, 2016). Phonological diagnostic criteria for the English of bilingual children: Preventing health disparities in Latino children. The International Child Phonology Conference (ICPC). Flagstaff, AZ.
  9. Lester, R.****, and Story, B. H., (March, 2016). Predicting Listener Perception of Simulated Laryngeal Vocal Tremor Using A Novel Measure of Pitch Modulation Strength, presented at the 2016 International Conference on Motor Speech, Newport Beach, CA.
  10. Marrone, N., Moseley, S. ****, Glisky, E., and Shehorn, J. **** (April 30, 2016) Hearing Loss, Cognition, and Healthy Aging. Featured Speaker at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tucson, AZ.
  11. Neely, K.****, Story, B., & Bunton, K. (March,2016). Comparison of lip rounding by children and adults. Presented at the 18th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech Disorders: Motor Speech Disorders and Speech Motor Control: Newport:CA.
  12. Samlan, R.A., Scholer, D.**, Monti, S.**, & Black, M. Age-related dysphonia is different than normal aging voice: preliminary evidence, Scottsdale, AZ, April 2016.
  13. Sanchez, A. ***, Ingram, M., Marrone, N. (April 13-16, 2016) Effects of Hearing Loss on Relationships in Mexican American Families. Poster presented at AudiologyNOW! 2016, Phoenix, AZ.
  14. Sanchez, A. ***, Marrone, N., Ingram, M., De Zapien, J, Sánchez, D. ***, Harris, F., Colina, S. (March 3-5, 2016) Hearing loss management in a rural community: Barriers and facilitators. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  15. St. George, B.***, DeMarco, A.****, & Musiek, F. (2016, February 20-24). Unusual Morphology of the Posterior Sylvian Fissure: Trifurcations and False Ascending Rami (poster). Presented at the 29th Annual Association for Research in Otolaryngology MidWinter Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  16. St. George, B.***, DeMarco, A.****, & Musiek, F. (2016, April 13th). Unusual Morphology of the Posterior Sylvian Fissure: Trifurcations and False Ascending Rami (poster). To be presented at the Academy Research Conference. Phoenix, AZ. (Poster Presentation Scholarship Award).
  17. St. George, B.***, DeMarco, A.****, & Musiek, F. (2016, April 13-16). Revisiting anatomical variability along the Sylvian fissure: its impact on central auditory research (poster). To be presented at the 28th American Academy of Audiology Annual Conference. Phoenix, AZ.

2015 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Bonakdarpour, B., Rapcsak S.Z., DeMarco A.T.****, & Beeson, P.M. (2015). Variability in blood oxygen level dependent (BOLD) signal in patients with stroke-induced and primary progressive aphasia. NeuroImage: Clinical, 8, 87-94.
  2. Carbonell, K. M.****, Lester, R. A.****, Story, B. H., and Lotto, A. J., (2015). Discriminating simulated vocal tremor using amplitude modulation spectra, J. Voice, 29(2), 140-147, doi:10.1016/j.jvoice.2014.07.020
  3. Fabiano-Smith, L., Oglivie, T.****, Maiefski, O.**, & Schertz, J. (2015). Acquisition of the stop-spirant alternation in bilingual Mexican-English speaking children: Theoretical and clinical implications. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 29 (1), 1-26.
  4. Lester, R.L.****, and Story, B.H., (2015). The effects of physiological adjustments on the perceptual and acoustical characteristics of simulated laryngeal vocal tremor. J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 138(2), 953-963,
  5. Maas, E., Mailend, M.-L.****, & Guenther, F. H. (2015). Feedforward and feedback control in apraxia of speech (AOS): Effects of noise masking on vowel production. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 58, 185-200.
  6. Marrone, N., Alt, M., DeDe, G., Olson, S.**, & Shehorn, J.**** (2015). Effects of steady-State noise on verbal working memory in young adults. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 58, 1793-1804.
  7. Miller, G.***, Miller, C., Marrone, N., Howe. C., Fain, M., and Jacob, A. (2015) The impact of cochlear implantation on cognition in older adults: A review of clinical evidence. BMC Geriatrics, 15: 16.
  8. Muller, T., Adamovich, S.L., Le, G.***, Marrone, N., Norrix, L., and Wong, A. (2015) Toward an Affordable Hearing Aid Option for Adult Arizonans with Limited Income. Report of a task force review commissioned by the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
  9. Smith, S.B.*** & Cone, B.K. (2015). The medial olivocochlear reflex in children during active listening. International Journal of Audiology, 54(8): 518-523.
  10. St. George, B.***, Cheek, D.***, Everett, A.***, & Musiek, F. (2015). Cryoloop cooling: A research advance with clinical implications. Hearing Health and Technology Matters Pathways Society.

2015 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Aguilar, J.M.**** (2015, May 6). Exemplar Variability and Word Learning by Children with Specific Language Impairment (SLI). (Doctoral Prospectus Colloquium).
  2. Arizmendi, G.D.****, Alt, M., Gray, S., Hogan, T., Green, S., & Cowan, N. (2015, June). Word Learning in Spanish-English Bilingual Children. Poster to be presented at the thirty-sixth Annual Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
  3. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., DeMarco, A.T.****, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2015, October 18). Exploring the neural substrates of phonological recovery. Platform talk presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, Tucson, AZ.
  4. Bunton, K., Rumery, K.**, & Hoit, J. (November, 2015). Development of velopharyngeal closure: Motor or language skill? Paper presented at the American Speech-Langauge-Hearing Association Convention, Denver, CO
  5. Carbonell, K.M.**** “What can we learn about speech from a bionic ear?” University of Arizona Grad Slam; Tucson, AZ; March, 25, 2015.
  6. Chong, C.** & Fabiano-Smith, L. (November 2015). Facilitators and barriers to graduatestudents from minority backgrounds in speech, language, and hearing programs. Poster presentation submitted to the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA). Denver, CO.
  7. Cone, B.K. Smith, S.B.****, & Cheek, D. (February, 2015). Using the Evoked Potentials to Predict Speech Feature Discrimination in Infants. Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Baltimore, MD.
  8. DeMarco, A.T.****, Rising, K., Shultz, C., Bayley, C., & Beeson, P.M. (2015, October 18). Whole-word response scoring underestimates functional spelling ability. Poster presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, Tucson, AZ
  9. Eagan, D.E. Steward, K., Kaur, S., DeMarco, A.****, Haley, A.P. (2015, February). Infection with herpes simplex-1 is associated with reductions in executive function and full scale IQ (FSIQ) among healthy middle-aged adults with genetic risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Poster presented at the 43rd annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society (INS), Denver, Colorado.
  10. Lester, R.****, and Story, B. H., (May, 2015). Acoustical bases for the perception of vibrato as a model of vocal tremor, Presented at the 44th Annual Symposium of the Voice Foundation: Care of the Professional Voice. Philadelphia, PA.
  11. Marrone, N., Ingram, M., de Zapien, J., Sánchez, D.***, Harris, F.P., Adamovich, S.L., Colina, S., and Carvajal, S. (March 5-7, 2015) Community-based participatory research on hearing loss in a border/low-resource community. Podium session presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  12. Marrone, N., Ingram, M., de Zapien, J., Sánchez, D.***, Sanchez, A. *, Harris, F., Piper, R., Adamovich, S., Colina, S., & Carvajal, S. (September 16-18, 2015). Addressing disparities in accessing hearing healthcare in a U.S.-Mexico border community. Poster presentation at the 7th Biennial National Center for Rehabilitative Auditory Research conference, “Hearing Loss as a Public Health Concern,” Portland, OR.
  13. Marrone, N., Ingram, M., Harris, F.P., Adamovich, S.L., Sánchez, D.***, Sanchez, A.*, de Zapien, J., and Carvajal, S. (March 5-7, 2015) Communicating in a medical visit with hearing loss: Patient-Provider Perspectives. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  14. Marrone, N., Ingram, M., de Zapien, J., Sánchez, D.***, Harris, F., Piper, R., Adamovich, S., Colina, S., & Carvajal, S. (November 4, 2015). Addressing disparities in hearing health care in a U.S.-Mexico Border community. Poster presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL
  15. McDonald, S.** & Fabiano-Smith, L. (November 2015). Rating language proficiency in bilingual preschoolers. Poster presentation submitted to the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA). Denver, CO.
  16. Muller, T., Marrone, N., Le, G.***, Norrix, L., and Wong, A. (October 15, 2015) Toward an Affordable Hearing Aid Option for Adult Arizonans with Limited Income. Invited presentation to the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Tucson, AZ.
  17. Neely, K.****, Bunton, S., & Neely, K. (November, 2015) The impact of the Parkinson Wellness Recovery (PWR!) physical therapy program on speech production. Paper presented at the American Speech-Langauge-Hearing Association Convention, Denver, CO.
  18. Rumery, K.**, Chong, C.**, Lougher, A.**, Hoit, J. & Bunton, K. (April, 2015). Velopharyngeal closure during the first two years of life. Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention,Tempe, AZ
  19. Sabri, M.** & Fabiano-Smith, L. (June, 2015). Phonological acquisition in a bilingual Arabic-English speaking child with cochlear implants: A longitudinal study. Poster presentation given at the International Child Phonology Conference (ICPC). St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
  20. Sabri, M.** & Fabiano-Smith, L. (November 2015). Phonological acquisition in a bilingual Arabic-English speaking child with cochlear implants: A longitudinal study. Twenty-minute technical session submitted to the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA). Denver, CO.
  21. Sanchez, A. *, Ingram, M., Sánchez, D.***, and Marrone, N. (March 5-7, 2015) Effects of hearing loss on relationships in Mexican-American families. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  22. Sánchez, D.***, Ingram, M., Harris, F.P., de Zapien, J., Adamovich, S.L., Sanchez, A.*, Colina, S., and Marrone, N. (March 5-7, 2015) Preparing community health workers to address hearing loss. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  23. Sanchez, A. *, Ingram, M., Sánchez, D.***, and Marrone, N. (March 5-7, 2015) Hearing loss within families facing health disparities: Applying the ICF. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  24. Smith, S.B.**** & Cone, B.K. (March, 2015) Inhibition of human CAPs and TEOAEs with contralateral acoustic stimulation. American Auditory Society meeting in Scottsdale, AZ.
  25. Willi, M.M.**** & Story, B.H. Multi-time Resolution Analysis of Integrated Acoustic Information in Reduced Speech.” 2015 IEEE Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding Workshop. Scottsdale, AZ. December 13-17, 2015.
  26. Willi, M.M**** & Story, B.H. “Acoustic Modeling of the Perception of Place Information in Incomplete Stops.” 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Pittsburg, PA. May 19, 2015.
  27. Willi, M.M.**** & Story, B.H. “Place and Manner Perception of Incomplete Stops.” 9th Annual Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ. January 5, 2015
  28. Wilson, S.M., DeMarco, A.T.****, Henry, M.L., Gesierich, B., Babiak, M.**, Miller, B.L., & Gorno-Tempini M-L. (2015, October 18). Neural correlates of successful and unsuccessful syntactic processing in primary progressive aphasia. Platform talk presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, Tucson, AZ.

2014 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Aguilar, J.M.**** & Plante, E. (2014). Learning of Grammar-Like Visual Sequences by Adults With and Without Language-Learning Disabilities. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 57, 1394-1404.
  2. Alt, M., Arizmendi, G.****, & Beal, C. (2014). The relationship between mathematics and language: Academic implications for children with specific language impairment and English Language Learners. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 45, 220-233. DOI: 10.1044/2014_LSHSS-13-0003
  3. Alt, M., Arizmendi, G.D.****, Beal, C.R., & Hurtado, J.S.* (2014) The effect of test translation on the performance of second grade English learners on the KeyMath-3. Psychology in the Schools, 50, 27-36. DOI:10.1002/pits.21656.
  4. Alt, M., Meyers, C.****, Oglivie, T.****, Nicholas, K., & Arizmendi, G.**** (2014). Cross-situational statistically-based word learning intervention for late-talking toddlers. Journal of Communication Disorders, 52, 207-220.
  5. Alt, M., Meyers, C.****, & Alt, P.M. (2014). Using ratings to gain insight into conceptual development. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research.
  6. Carbonell, K.M.****, Lester, R.A.****, Story, B.H., & Lotto, A.J. (2014). Discriminating Simulated Vocal Tremor Source Using Amplitude Modulation Spectra. Journal of Voice. 29 (2), 140-147.
  7. Carbonell, KM**** & Lotto, AJ (2014). Speech is not special…again. Front. Psychol. 5, 427
  8. Monson, B. B.****, Hunter, E. J., Lotto, A. J., and Story, B. H., (2014). The perceptual significance of high-frequency energy in the human voice, Frontiers in Psychology, section Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience, 5, Article 587
  9. Monson, B. B.****, Lotto, A. J., and Story, B. H., (2014). Detection of high-frequency energy level changes in speech and singing, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 135(1), 400-406.
  10. Monson, B. B.****, Lotto, A. L., and Story, B. H., (2014). Gender and vocal production mode discrimination using the high frequencies for speech and singing. Frontiers in Psychology, section Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience, 5, Article 1239.
  11. Plante, E., Patterson, D., Dailey, N. S.****, Almyrde, K. R.*, & Fridriksson, J. (2014). Dynamic changes in network activations characterize early learning of a natural language. Neuropsychologia, 62, 77-86.
  12. Plante, E., Ogilvie, T.****, Vance, R., Aguilar, J. M.****, Dailey, N. S.****, Meyers, C.****, Lieser, A., & Burton, R.**, (2014). Variability in the language input to children enhances learning in a treatment context. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 23(4), 530-545
  13. Samlan, R.****, Story, B. H., Lotto, A., and Bunton, K., (2014). The acoustic and perceptual effects of left-right vocal fold asymmetries based on computational modeling, J. Spch., Lang., Hear. Res., 1-19, doi: 10.1044/2014\_JSLHR-S-12-0405.
  14. Welge, W.A., DeMarco, A.T.****, Wilson, J.M., Rice, P.S., Barton, J.K., & Kupinski, M.A. (2014). Diagnostic potential of multimodal imaging of ovarian tissue using optical coherence tomography and second-harmonic generation microscopy. Journal of Medical Imaging, 1(2), 025501.
  15. Wilson, S.M., DeMarco, A.T.****, Henry, M.L.****, Gesierich, B., Babiak, M.**, Mandelli, M.L., Miller, B.L., & Gorno-Tempini, M.L. (2014). What role does the anterior temporal lobe play in sentence-level processing? Neural correlates of syntactic processing in semantic variant primary progressive aphasia. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 26(5), 970-985.

2014 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Bunton, K., Lougher, A.**, Chong, C.** & Hoit, J. (November, 2014). Perception of nasality and velopharyngeal closure in infants. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Orlando, FL.
  2. Carbonell, K.M.**** “Individual Differences in Perceptual Flexibility Underlying Speech Perception: Dissertation Prospectus.” University of Arizona Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences Colloquium Series; Tucson, AZ; September 3, 2014.
  3. Carbonell, K.M.****, Lotto, A.J. “Individual Differences in the Adaptive Use of Auditory Information.” Annual meeting of the Psychonomics Society; Long Beach, CA; November 21, 2014.
  4. Carmen, N.**, & Alt, M. (2014, June). Comparing manual spelling practice to visual learning strategy in children with hearing loss. Poster presented at the Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  5. Edwards, L.*, Alt., M, Gray, S., Hogan, T.P., Green, S.B., & Cowan, N. (2014, November). Parental ratings of attention and central executive performance of children with and without language impairment. Poster presented at Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students, San Antonio, TX.
  6. Hellmann, J.* and Marrone, N. (May 3-7, 2014) Effects of background noise on multitasking. Oral poster presentation at the XXXII World Congress of Audiology, Brisbane, Australia.
  7. Hellmann, J.* and Marrone, N. (May 3-7, 2014) A retrospective study of Living Well with Hearing Loss groups at The University of Arizona. Oral poster presentation at the XXXII World Congress of Audiology, Brisbane, Australia.
  8. Hellmann, J.*, Marrone, N., and Bos, D.* (March 6-8, 2014) Effects of multi-talker babble on dual-task performance. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.
  9. Lester, R. L.****, Story, B. H., and Lotto, A. J. (2014). Acoustical bases for the perception of simulated laryngeal vocal tremor. Presented at 168th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Indianapolis, IN, 4pSC, J. Acoust. Soc. Am.
  10. Maas, E., Alvarez, L., Mailend, M.-L.**** (2014). Fricative production in children with & without speech sound disorders. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention (Orlando, FL, November 2014).
  11. Maas, E., Bueno, F.*, Mailend, M.-L.****, & Guenther, F. H. (2014). Effects of feedback masking on fricative contrast in speakers with and without apraxia of speech. Paper presented at the 17th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech (Sarasota, FL, March 2014).
  12. Maas, E., Bueno, F.*, Mailend, M.-L.****, & Guenther, F. H. (2014). Feedback and feedforward control in apraxia of speech: Noise masking effects on fricative production. Paper presented at the 44th Clinical Aphasiology Conference (St. Simons, GA, May 2014).
  13. Mailend, M.-L.****, Maas. E., & Forster, K. I. (2014). Phonetic similarity effects in masked priming. Poster presented at the 8th International Workshop on Language Production (Geneva, Switzerland, July 2014).
  14. Mailend, M.-L.****, Maas. E., & Forster, K. I. (2014). Interference from phonetic similarity in masked priming. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention (Orlando, FL, November 2014).
  15. Marrone, N., Sánchez, D.***, Ingram, M., De Zapien, J., Harris, F., Colina, S., and Carvajal, S. (November 5-6, 2014) Development of a Community Health Worker Approach to Expand Access to Hearing Health Care, Invited presentation for the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C.
  16. Marrone, N., Sánchez, D.***, Hellmann, J.*, Gonzalez-Fulcher, A.***, Harris, F.P., and Adamovich, S. (May 3-7, 2014) Community hearing health on the U.S.-Mexico Border. Oral presentation at the XXXII World Congress of Audiology, Brisbane, Australia.
  17. Meyers, C.****, Plante, E., Nicholas, K.**, Dailey, N.****, Aguilar, J.****, Arizmendi, G.****, Ogilvie, T.****, & Vance, R. (2014, June). Attention orienting or consolidation? Optimizing the use of an auditory stimulation phase for treatment of morpheme errors. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  18. Monson, B.B.****, Lotto, A.J., and Story, B.H., (2014). Speech spectral intensity discrimination at frequencies above 6 kHz. Presented at 168th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Indianapolis, IN, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 136, 2307.
  19. Neely, K.**, Story, B, & Bunton, K. (2014) What does the F2 trajectory tell us about speech production? The Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tucson, AZ.
  20. Neely, K.**, Bunton, K. & Story, B. H. (April, 2014). Variation in formant trajectories as evidence for articulatory gesture overlap. Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tucson, AZ.
  21. Nicholas, K.**, Alt, M., Hauwiller, E.**, & Plante, E. (2014, June). Effect of variability on preposition learning by preschoolers with impaired and normal language. Poster presented at the Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  22. Olson, S.*, Shehorn, J.****, Marrone, N., DeDe, G., and Alt, M. (2014). Auditory Working Memory Under Perceptual and Cognitive Load. Poster presented at the American Auditory Society Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ, March 6-8, 2014.
  23. Sanchez, A.*, Ingram, M., & Marrone, N. (August, 2014). Los Mas Cercanos al Afectado: Nogales Community Perspectives on the Effects of Hearing Loss on Family Members. Poster and podium presentation presented at the 2014 University of Arizona’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Consortium’s annual research conference.
  24. Sanders, H.***, Smith S.B.****, Cone, B.K. (February, 2014) Are there ear and sex differences in auditory processing of signals in noise seen in AMLR? Association for Research in Otolaryngology Conference, San Diego, California.
  25. Smith, S.B.**** & Cone, B.K. (March, 2014) The efferent system’s role in the neural encoding of speech-in-noise. American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ.
  26. Turner, J.**, & Bunton, K. (April, 2014). Effectiveness of assistive technology teams in classroom AAC implementation. Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tucson, AZ.
  27. Welge, W.A., DeMarco, A.T.****, Kupinski, M.A., Watson, J.M., Rice, P.S., & Barton, J.K. (February 17, 2014). Objective assessment of multimodality optical coherence tomography and second-harmonic generation image quality of ex vivo mouse ovaries using human observers. Presented at SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA.
  28. Wilson, M.**, Chong, C.**, Lougher, A.**, Bunton, K. & Hoit, J. (April, 2014). Velopharyngeal closure for words versus nonwords in toddlers. Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Tucson, AZ.

2013 and in press Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Alt, M., Arizmendi, G.D.****, Beal, C.R., & Hurtado, J.S.* (2013) The effect of test translation on the performance of second grade English learners on the KeyMath-3. Psychology in the Schools, 50, 27-36. DOI:10.1002/pits.21656.
  2. Alt, M., Meyers, C.****, & Alt, P.M. (accepted for publication). Using ratings to gain insight into conceptual development. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 
  3. Alt, M., Meyers, C.****, & Martinez, C. **(accepted for publication). Factors that influence fast mapping in children exposed to Spanish and English. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research.
  4. Bennett, K.** and Hoit, J. (in press). Stress velopharyngeal incompetence (SVPI) in collegiate trombone players. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal.
  5. Davidson, M. M.*, Ellis Weismer, S., Alt., M.,  & Hogan, T.P. (in press). Survey on perspectives of pursuing a Ph.D. in communicative sciences and disorders. Contemporary Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders.
  6. Lester, R.A.***, & Hoit, J.D. Nasal and oral inspiration during natural speech breathing. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, published online 15 March 2013, doi: 10.1044/1092-4388(2013/13-0096).
  7. Lester, R.A.***, & Story, B.H. Modulation of voice related to simulated vocal fold length change with cricothyroid and thyroarytenoid muscle activation. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, 63-64.
  8. Lester, R.A.***, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., & Story, B.H. (2013). Physiologic and acoustic patterns of essential vocal tremor. Journal of Voice, 27(4), 422-432.
  9. Lester, R.A.***, & Story, B.H. (2013). Acoustic characteristics of simulated respiratory-induced vocal tremor. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 22(2), 205-211.
  10. Marcus, L.*, Kiernan, B., and Julie M. Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (in press). The association of a preschool voice education program with changes in yelling frequency.  Seminars in Speech and Language.
  11. Monson, B.****, Lotto, A., & Story, B. (in press). Analysis of high-frequency energy in long-term average spectra (LTAS) of singing and speech. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America.
  12. Norrix, L., Burgan, B.*, Ramirez, N.*, & Velenovsky, D. (in press). Interaural multiple frequency tympanometry measures: Clinical utility for unilateral conductive hearing loss. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology.
  13. Plante, E., Vance, R., Moody, A.**, & Gerken, LA. (in press).  What is the basis of children’s generalizations?  Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research.
  14. Samlan, R.****, Story, B., & Bunton, K. (in press). Relation of perceived breathiness to laryngeal kinematics and acoustic measures based on computational modeling.Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research.
  15. Torkildsen, J.*****, Dailey, N.****, Aguilar, J.M.****, Gómez, R., & Plante, E. (in press). Exemplar variability facilitates rapid learning of an otherwise unlearnable grammar by individuals with language impairment. Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research.
  16. Wilson SM, Rising K, Stib, M.T.*, Rapcsak SZ, Beeson PM. (in press). Dysfunctional visual word form processing in two cases of progressive alexia. Brain.

2013 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Bonakdarpour, B., Rapcsak, S. Z., DeMarco, A. T. ****, Beeson, P. M, Wilson, S. M. (2013, March).  Hemodynamic response function variability in patients with aphasia. Poster presentation at the 65th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, San Diego, CA.
  2. Durkin, MR.***, Harris, F.P., Marrone, N., Norrix, L. (2013, April). Developing a client-centered outcome measure for group audiologic rehabilitation programs.  Student Research Forum.  Podium presentation at the American Academy of Audiology, Anaheim, CA.
  3. Durkin, MR.***, Iversen, L.***, Miller, G.***, Marrone, N., Harris, F.P. (2013, April). From mission impossible to possible: guiding your patients towards living WELL with hearing loss.  Student Educational Session.  American Academy of Audiology, Anaheim, CA.
  4. Rapcsak, S. Z., DeMarco, A. T. ****, Wilson, S. M., Beeson, P. M. (2013, March). Phonological alexia/agraphia reflects damage to the dorsal language pathway: Evidence from multimodal imaging [Platform presentation]. 65th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology, San Diego, CA.
  5. Williams, C.**, Chong, C. **, Wilson, M. **, Bunton, K., Hoit, J. (2013, April). Development of velopharyngeal closure across sound classes.  Paper presented at the 2013 Arizona Speech, Language, and Hearing Association Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
  6.  Williams, C.**, Wilson, M.**, Chong, C.**, Bunton, K., and Hoit, J., (2013, April). Development of velopharyngeal closure across sound classes. Paper submitted to the 2013 Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention.

 2012 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Alt, M., Meyers, C.****, & Ancharski, A.* (2012). Using principles of learning to inform language therapy design for children with specific language impairment. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 47, 487-498.
  2. Alt, M. & Moreno, M.H.** (2012). The effect of test presentation on children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and neurotypical peers. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 43, 121-131.
  3. Alt, M. & Suddarth, R.**** (2012). Learning novel words: Detail and vulnerability of initial representations for children with specific language impairment and typically-developing peers. Journal of Communication Disorders, 45, 84-97. PMCID: PMC3288194 [Available on 2013/3/1]
  4. Christensen, T.A. Almryde, K., Fidler, L.J.****, Lockwood, J.L. Antonucci, S.M.**** & Plante, E. (2012). Modulating the focus of attention for spoken words at encoding affects fronto-parietal activation for incidental verbal memory. International Journal of Biomedical Imaging, 579786.
  5. Henry, M.****, Beeson, P.M., Alexander, G. & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2012). Written language impairments in primary progressive aphasia: A reflection of damage to central semantic and phonological processes. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24 (2), 261-275.
  6. Lederle, A.****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., & Finnegan, E. (2012). Perception of vocal tremor during sustained phonation compared to sentence context. Journal of Voice, 26(5):668.e1-9.
  7. Lederle, A.****, Hoit, J., & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J. (2012). Effects of swallowing on drive to breathe in young, healthy adults. Dysphagia, 27, 221-227.
  8. Lederle, A.****, Hoit, J., & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2012). Effects of sequential swallowing tasks on ventilation and perception of dyspnea. Dysphagia. 27:221-227.
  9. Lester, R.L.****, & Story, B.H., (2012). Acoustic characteristics of respiratory-induced vocal tremor, American Journal of  Speech-Language Pathology, Published 26 November 2012, doi: 10.1044/1058-0360(2012/12-0043)
  10. Maas E, Butalla, C.E.**, & Farinella, K.A. (2012). Feedback frequency in treatment for childhood apraxia of speech. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 21, 239-257.
  11. Maas E. & Farinella K. A.**** (2012). Random versus blocked practice in treatment for childhood apraxia of speech. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 55, 561-578.
  12. Maas E, & Mailend M-L. ****(2012). Speech planning happens before speech execution: Contributions of on-line reaction time methods in the study of apraxia of speech. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 55, S1523-S1534.
  13. Monson, B.B.****, Hunter, E., & Story, B.H., (2012). Horizontal directivity of low- and high-frequency energy in speech and singing, Journal of Acoustical Society of American, 132(1), 433-441.
  14. Monson, B.B.****, Lotto, A., & Story, B.H., (2012). Analysis of high-frequency energy in long-term average spectra of singing, speech and voiceless fricatives, Journal of the Acoustical Society America, 132(3), 1754-1764.
  15. Norrix, L., Trepanier, S.****, Atlas, M., & Kim, D.*** (2012). The auditory brainstem response: latencies obtained in children while under general anesthesia.  Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 23, 57-63.
  16. Spaudling, T.J., Szulga, M.S., & Figueroa, C. ** (2012).  Using norm-referenced tests to determine severity of language impairment in children: Disconnect between U.S. policy makers and test developers. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 43,  176-190.
  17. Suddarth, R.****, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2012). Written Narrative Characteristics in Adults with Language Impairment. Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research, 55, 409-240.

2012 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Aguilar, J.****, Dailey, N.S.****, & Plante, E. (2012, June). Learning of grammar-like visual sequences in adults with and without language learning disabilities. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  2. Alt, M., & Arizmendi, G. **** (2012, June).  The math skills of children with specific language impairment: Insight into the disorder.Talk presented at: Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  3. Beeson, P.M., Rising K., Howard T.**, Northrop E.*, Wilheim R.**, Wilson S., & Rapcsak S.Z. (2012, October). The nature and treatment of phonological text agraphia. Platform presentation at the 50th Annual meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, San Francisco, CA.
  4. Bunton, K., Hoit, J. & Gallagher, K.**** (2012). Development of velopharyngeal closure in young children: Preliminary observations.  Poster presented at the 16th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech Disorders: Motor Speech Disorders and Speech Motor Control Santa Rosa, CA.
  5. 5.     Bunton, K., Williams, C.**, and Hoit, J. (2012, November). The influence of emerging sounds on velopharyngeal closure in toddlers. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention, Atlanta, GA.
  6. Carbonell, K.M.****, Andrews, J.***, Bunton, K. & Lotto, A.J. (2012, January).  A test of intelligibility: Consonant identification using noise-vocoded speech. 6th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  7. Carbonell, K.M.****, Andrews, J.***, Bunton, K. & Lotto, A.J. (2012, March).  Intelligibility of noise-vocoded speech. 2012 Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ.
  8. Carbonell, K.M.****, Brenner, D., & Lotto, A.J. (2012, October). Discriminating languages with general measures of temporal regularity and spectral variance. 164th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America; Kansas City, MO.
  9. Carbonell, K.M.**** & Lotto, A.J. (2012, November).  Rich linguistic information in amplitude envelopes: clues to understanding the success of CIs. 3rd annual meeting of Cochlear Implant and Hearing Research group (CRASH); Madison, WI.
  10. Carbonell, K.M. ****, Story, B.H., Lester, R. ****, and Lotto, A.J. (2012, October).  Discriminating vocal tremor source from amplitude envelope modulations. Presented at the 164th Acoustical Society Meeting, Kansas City, MO. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 132(3), 2090).
  11. Chuang, F-Y. ***, Pearl C.*, Benjamin, M.*, Burgan, B.*, and Dai, H. (2012, March).  Spectral integration of normal-hearing listeners in intensity discrimination. American Auditory Society, Phoenix, AZ.
  12. Crouse-Matlock, S.** & Fabiano-Smith, (2012, November).  Phonetic and phonotactic inventory elicitation in bilingual preschoolers.  Poster Presentation at the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA), Atlanta, GA.
  13. Dai, H., Chuang, F-Y. ***, and Lotto, A.J. (2012).  Estimating listeners’ internal noise from intensity and spectral-shape discrimination tasks. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America,131 (4), p. 3516.
  14. DeMarco, A.T.****, Rising K., Rapcsak S., Wilson S.M., & Beeson P.M. (2012, October). Neural support for phonological rehabilitation. Platform presentation at the 50th Annual meeting of the Academy of Aphasia, San Francisco, CA.
  15. Durkin, M.R. ***, Marrone, N., Harris, F.P., Norrix, L. (2012, September).  Development of an outcome measure based on self-identified goals to assess change of knowledge, skills, or behaviors following a 3-week audiologic rehabilitation group program for adults.  Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology, Providence Rhode Island (Submitted poster).
  16. Faux, C., Gallagher, K.****, and Hoit, J. (2012, April). Are we improving PALS quality of life? Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Phoenix, AZ.
  17. Fulcher, A. ***, Durkin, M.R. ***, Harris, F.P., Marrone, N. (2012, September).  A community hearing health care program for Hispanic seniors.  Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology, Providence Rhode Island (Submitted poster).
  18. Gallagher, K.****, Hoit, J., and Bunton, K. (2012, March).  Comparing velopharyngeal function in children with and without speech sound disorders. Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  19. Harris, F.P., Marrone, N., Durkin, M.R. ***, Iversen, L. ***, Miller, G. *** (2012, September).  Living WELL with hearing loss program at the University of Arizona:  Updates and future directions.  Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology, Providence Rhode Island (Submitted poster).
  20. Kittleson, M.****, Diehl, R.L., & Lotto, A.J. (2012, October).  Optimal categorization of sounds varying on a single dimensions. 164th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Kansas City, MO.
  21. Kittleson, M.M.****, Schertz, J., Diehl, R. & Lotto, A.J. (2012, November).  Distributional learning in categorization of speech and non-speech sounds. Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.
  22. Knilans, J.** & DeDe, G. (2012). Integration of lexical and structural information during sentence processing. Poster presented at ASHA Convention.
  23. Lester, R.****, and Hoit, J. (2012, April). Oral vs. nasal breathing during natural speech production. Poster presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Phoenix, AZ.
  24. Lester, R.L. ****, and Story, B.H. (2012, March).  Acoustic characteristics of respiratory-induced vocal tremor. Presented at the 2012 Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  25. Lotto, A.J., Monson, B.****, & A.D. Vitela**** (2012, January). Exploring the acoustic forbidden zone: The mythical entities above 5.6 kHz. 6th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  26. Maas, E., Mailend, M.-L.****, & Guenther, F. H. (2012, March).  The role of auditory feedback during speech production in apraxia of speech. Paper presented at the 16th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  27. Maas, E., Mailend, M.-L.****, & Swanson, L. T.* (2012, March).  Anticipatory coarticulation in typically developing children and in children with speech disorders. Poster presented at the 16th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech, Santa Rosa, CA.
  28. Maas, E., Tellez, A.-A.*, & Mailend, M.-L.**** (2012, June).  Phonological planning in children with and without speech sound disorders. Poster presented at the Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  29. Mailend, M.-L.****, & Maas, E. (2012, May).  Apraxia of speech: Impaired access to motor programs or impaired motor programs? Poster presented at the 42nd Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA. (NIDCD Research Symposium in Clinical Aphasiology Student Fellowship awarded to first author)
  30. Mailend, M.-L.****, & Maas, E. (2012, July).  Speech motor planning in the face of distraction: Evidence from apraxia of speech. Poster presented at the 7th International Workshop on Language Production, New York, NY.
  31. Marrone, N., Davis, M., Harris, F.P., Durkin, M.R. ***, and Iversen, L. *** (2012, November). Consensus and discrepancy within self/partner ratings in group audiologic rehabilitation.  American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association Annual Convention, Atlanta, GA (technical session, accepted).
  32. Marrone, N., Harris, F.P., Durkin, M.R. ***, Iversen, L. ***(2012, September).  Group outcomes of the living WELL with hearing loss program at the University of Arizona. Presentation at the Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology, Providence Rhode Island.
  33. Monson, B.B. ****, Story, B.H., and Lotto, A.J. (2012, May).  Analysis of high-frequency energy in singing and speech. Presented at the Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, 131(4), pt. 2, 3378.
  34. Moody, A. **, Wikert, S. **, Dawson, C.**,  & Bunton, K. (2012, April). Velopharyngeal function during laughs and raspberries in infants.  Poster presented at the 2012 Arizona Speech, Language, and Hearing Association Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
  35. Oglivie, T.****, Berry, C.*, & Alt, M. (2012, June). Visual cues can support children with specific language impairment. Poster presented at: Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  36. Plante, E., Aguilar, J.****, Dailey, N.****, Oglivie, T.****, Almryde, K.*, & Vance, R. (2012, June).  Lexical variability to children with SLI affects learning of grammatical forms in a therapy context.  Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  37. Redden, K.**, & Fabiano-Smith, L. (2012, November).  Using percent consonants correct (PCC) as a diagnostic measure for Spanish-speaking children.  Poster presented at the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA), Atlanta, GA.
  38. Reed, B.***, Dai, H., and Smith, S. **** (2012, March).  Measuring dominance region for harmonic pitch while minimizing analytic listening. American Auditory Society, Phoenix, AZ.
  39. Shehorn, J. ****, Berry, J. *, and Dai, H. (2012, March).  Melodic dictation upon SAM noise. American Auditory Society, Phoenix, AZ.
  40. Vitela, A.D.****, Carbonell, K.M.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2012, November). Predicting the effects of carrier phrases in speech perception.  Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Minneapolis, MN.
  41. Vitela, A.D. ****, Lotto, A.J., and Story, B.H. (2012, October).  Talker normalization” effects elicited with no change in talker. Presented at the 164th Acoustical Society Meeting, Kansas City, MO.  Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 132(3), 1967).
  42. Vitela, A.D.****, Monson, B.B.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2012, March). Perception of phonetic information from energy above 5 kHz. 2012 Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ.
  43. Wilson, S. M., Rising, K., Stib, M. T.*, Rapcsak, S. Z., Beeson, P. M. (2012, May 18).  Dysfunctional visual word form area in two cases of progressive alexia. The 2012 Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium Scientific Conference; Phoenix, AZ.

2011 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Beeson, P.M., King, R.M., Bonakdarpour, B., Henry, M.L.****Cho, H.****, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2011). Positive effects of language treatment for the logopenic variant of primary progressive aphasia. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience, 45, 724–736.
  2. Bunton, K., Hoit, J., & Gallagher, K.** (2011). A simple technique for determining velopharyngeal status during speech production. Seminars in Speech and Language, 32, 69-79.
  3. Hoit, J., Lansing, R., Dean, K.Yarkosky, M., and Lederle, A. (2011). Nature and evaluation of dyspnea in speaking and swallowing. Seminars in Speech and Language, 32, 5-20.
  4. Fidler, L.J.****, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2011). Identification of Adults with Developmental Language Impairments. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 20, 2-13. (PMID: 20739630)
  5. Garinis, A.****, Glattke, T and Cone, B (2011) The MOC reflex during active listening to speech. Journal of Speech Language and Hearing Research 54, 1464-1476.
  6. Kim, E.S.*****, Rapcsak, S.Z., Andersen, S.M., & Beeson, P.M. (2011). Multimodal alexia: Neuropsychological mechanisms and implications for treatment. Neuropsychologia, 49(13), 3551-3562.
  7. Monson, B.****, Lotto, A., & Ternström, S. (2011). Detection of high-energy changes in sustained vowels produced by singers, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 129, 2263-2268.
  8. Plante, E., Bahl, M.****, Vance, R., & Gerken, LA. (2011). Beyond Phonotactic frequency: Presentation Frequency Effects on Word Productions in Specific Language Impairment. Journal of Communication Disorders, 44,91-102. (PMC3010444)
  9. Samlan, R., and Story, B.H., (2011). Relation of structural and vibratory kinematics of the vocal folds to two acoustic measures of breathy voice based on computational modeling, Journal of the Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 54, 1267-1283.

2011 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Aguilar, J.****, Almryde, K.*, Dailey, N.S.****, Vance, R., Plante, E. (2011, June).  Effects of auditory-only training on morphological errors in SLI.  Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  2. Aguilar, J.****, Dailey, N.S.****, von Koss Torkildsen, J.*****, Plante, E. (2011, June).  Language learning in adults with and without developmental language disorders. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  3. Alt, M., Fabiano-Smith, L., & Oglivie, T.****, (2011, November). Systematic morphophonemic crosslinguistic influence in the language of bilingual Spanish-English speaking children. Poster presented at: American Speech Language Hearing Sciences Association Conference, San Diego, CA.
  4. Arizmendi, G.****, Hurtado, S.*, & Alt, M. (2011, June).  Test translation: The effect on test scores for English language learners. Poster presented at:  Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  5. Bunton, K. & Samlan, R. **** (2011, April). Speech sound production and resonance disorders in children with cleft palate: assessment and intervention. Arizona Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention, Tempe, AZ.
  6. Butalla, C.E.**, Farinella, K.A., & Maas, E. (2011, April).  Feedback frequency effects in treatment for childhood apraxia of speech. Poster presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Phoenix, AZ.
  7. Carbonell, K.M.****, Lansford, K., Utianski, R., Liss, J.M., & Lotto, A.J. (2011, November 4).  Discriminating language and talker using non-linguistic measures of rhythm, spectral energy and f0. 162nd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America; San Diego, CA.
  8. Carbonell, K.M.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2011, January).  All by myself, don’t wanna be all by myself anymore… /ga/. 5th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  9. Carbonell, K.M.****, Sullivan, S.C., Lansford, K., Utianski, R., Liss, J.M., & Lotto, A.J. (2011, May).  Stable production rhythms across languages for bilingual speakers. 161st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Seattle, WA.
  10. Christensen, T., Almryde, K.*, Lockwood, J.*, & Plante, E. (2011, June). Medial prefrontal specialization for conflict processing revealed by a novel auditory Stroop task. Poster presentation at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, Quebec City, Canada.
  11. Cone, B., Baker, K.***, and Liu, J.*** (2011, April). Electrophysiology of infant speech feature detection and discrimination. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 129(4), Pt. 2.  161st Meeting: Acoustical Society of America, 2414.  Acoustical Society of America 161st Meeting, Seatte, WA.
  12. Cone, B., & Duran, D.*** (2011). Sensitivity and validity of the ACC for speech-modeled frequency transitions. Abstracts of the Assoc. Res. Otolaryngol, Mid-Winter Meeting, # 280.  Association for Research in Otolaryngology Mid-Winter Meeting
  13. Dailey, N.S.****, Vance, R., & Plante, E. (2011, June).  Discrimination between multiple talkers in preschool children with specific language impairment. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  14. Fabiano-Smith, L, Bayley, C.**, Famoyegun, A.**, Gullett, V.**, & Oglivie, T.**** (2011, November). Which come first, stops or spirants?  A quasi-longitudinal study.  Poster presentation at the annual convention of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA),  San Diego, CA.
  15. Faux, C., Harris, F.P., Hope, K. ***, & Moore, V.** (2011, November). CHASE:  Improving the lives of young adults with hearing loss.  Poster presentation at the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association, Annual Convention, San Diego, CA.
  16. Gutiérrez, K.*, Maas, E., & Ballard, K.J. (2011, May-June).  Phonological priming in apraxia of speech and aphasia. Poster presented at the 41st Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. (NIDCD Research Symposium in Clinical Aphasiology Student Fellowship awarded to first author).
  17. Harris, F.P., Durkin, M.R. ***, Tennyson, B. ***, Fulcher, A. ***, & Huart, S. (2011, November).  A community-based approach for managing hearing loss in older adults.  American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association, Annual Convention, San Diego, CA. (Submitted:  poster)
  18. Harris, F.P., Muller, T., Durkin, M.R. ***, Marin, A. ***, Barakat, F. *** (2011, November).  Implementing a living-well-with-hearing-loss approach in clinical practice with adults. Technical presentation at the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association, Annual Convention, San Diego, CA.
  19. Hoit, J., and Nickerson, L.** (2011, April). Speaking and swallowing with noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation. Paper presented at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Phoenix, AZ.
  20. Lopez, A.A.*, & Maas, E. (2011, April).  Vowel errors and their treatment in childhood apraxia of speech. Poster presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Phoenix, AZ.
  21. Maas, E., Mailend, M.-L.****, & Guenther, F.H. (2011, June). The role of auditory feedback in apraxia of speech (AOS): Effects of feedback masking on vowel contrast. Paper presented at the 6th International Conference on Speech Motor Control, Groningen, The Netherlands.
  22. Meyers, C.****, Martinez, C.**, & Alt, M. (2011, June).  Response time in bilingual children: Evidence of more efficient word processing? Poster presented at:  Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  23. Monson, B.B. ****, Lotto, A.J., and Story, B.H. (2011, May).  Perception of high-frequency energy in singing and speech.  Presented at the 161st Acoustical Society Meeting, Seattle, WA.
  24. Monson, B.B. ****, Vitela, A.D.****, Story, B.H., and Lotto, A.J. (2011). Perceptually relevant information in energy above 5 kHz for speech and singing.  Presented at the 162nd Acoustical Society Meeting, San Diego, CA.
  25. Nickerson, L.A.** & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2011, April). Current perspectives on the use of neuromuscular electrical stimulation for treatment of individuals with dysphagia. Presentated at the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Conference, Tempe, AZ.
  26. Sullivan, S.C., Tanji, J.A.***, Lotto, A.J., & Diehl, R.L. (2011, November 3).  Sensitivity to changing characteristics of Gaussian-shaped stimulus distributions in auditory categorization. 162nd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Diego, CA.
  27. Tellez, A.*, & Maas, E. (2011, April).  Phonological representations in speech planning in children with speech disorders. Poster presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Phoenix, AZ.
  28. Vitela, A.D.****, & Lotto, A.J.  (2011, November).  Investigating the roles of vocal tract size and phoneme content in context effects. 162nd Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, San Diego, CA.
  29. Vitela, A.D.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2011, May 27). Variables influencing the size of carrier-phrase dependent effects on speech perception. 161st Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Seattle, WA.
  30. Vitela, A.D.****, Story, B.H., & Lotto, A.J. (2011, January).  Extraordinary capabilities of the average spectrum. 5th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  31. Wilson S.M., Beeson PM, Rising K, Andersen SM, Stib M.*, Gendreau A.*, Rapcsak SZ. Dysfunctional visual word form area in a case of progressive alexia [Poster]. (2011, November). 3rd Annual Neurobiology of Language Conference, Annapolis, MD.

2010 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.***** & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2010). A treatment sequence for phonological alexia/agraphia. Journal of Speech, Language, Hearing Research 53, 450-468.
  2. Christensen, T.A., Lockwood, J.L.*, Almryde, K.R., & Plante, E.  (2010).  Neural substrates of attentive listening assessed with a novel auditory Stroop task. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 4, 236.
  3. Hogan, T.P., Bridges, M.S., Wymer, C., & Volk, R.** (2010). Tessa: A preschool child with a specific language impairment. In S. Chabon & E. Cohn (Eds.), The communication disorders casebook: Learning by example (pp. 142-156). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.
  4. Kittleson, M.**, Aguilar, J.M.,**** Tokerud, G.L., Plante, E., & Asbjørnsen, A.E. (2010). Implicit Language Learning: Adult’s ability to segment words in Norwegian. Bilingualism, Language, & Cognition, 13 513-523. (PMCID: PMC3079201)
  5. Liss, J.M., LeGendre, S.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2010). Discriminating dysarthria type from envelope modulation spectra. Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research, 53, 1246-1255.
  6. Plante, E., Bahl, M.****, & Gerken, LA. (2010). Children with specific language impairment show rapid, implicit learning of stress assignment rules. Journal of Communication Disorders, 43, 397-406.
  7. Samlan, R.****, Webster, K., Jones, B., Bunton, K., & Tufano, R. (2010). Supracricoid partial laryngectomy: Swallowing, voice, and speech outcomes. Laryyngoscope, 119,10-16.
  8. Samlan, R.A.**** & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J. Voice Evaluation. (2010) In: Cummings’ Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, 5th Edition. St. Louis: Elsevier.

2010 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Almryde, K.*, Plante, E., Christensen, T. (2010, June). Varying the focus of attention at encoding affects recognition memory networks for spoken words.   Human Brain Mapping, Barcelona, Spain.
  2. Alt, M. & Meyers, C.****,  (2010, June).  Developmental differences in prototype ratings: Insights into semantic development? Poster presented at: Symposium for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  3. Alt, M. & Singh, S.** (2010, November).  Flash Animation: A technological tool for research and clinical practice. Talk presented at American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA.
  4. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Henry, M.L. ****, Kim, E.S. *****, & O’Bryan, E. ** (2010, May). A framework for treatment planning in aphasia.  Poster presentation at the 2010 Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Isle of Palms, South Carolina.
  5. Bunton, K., Hoit, J., and Gallagher, K.**** (2010, November). A noninvasive technique for determining velopharyngeal status during speaking. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA.
  6. Carbonell, K.M.****, Aravamudhan, R, & Lotto, A.J. (2010, November).  Presence of preceding sound affects the neural representation of speech sounds: Behavioral data. 160th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Cancun, MX.
  7. Cho, H. ****, Rapcsak, S.Z., & Beeson, P.M. (2010). Neural substrates of orthographic processing: Are they specific to written language? Poster presented at Clinical Aphasiology Conference, South Carolina.
  8. Cone, B and Whitaker, R.*** (2010). Cortical electrophysiology of Infant hearing for tones and speech sounds. Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Midwinter Meeting
  9. Cone, B and Kim, D.*** (2010, March).  Electrophysiology of categorical perception for formant transition duration. American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ
  10. Dai, H., Gaudiano, P.*, & Mock, E.* (2010, March). Spectral weights for the pitch of harmonic complex tones with missing fundamental. Presented at the annual convention of the American Auditory Society, Phoenix, AZ.
  11. Fidler, L.****, Dailey, N.****, Almryde, K.*, & Plante, E. (2010, June). Using independent component analysis to detect cortical changes during implicit language learning. Human Brain Mapping, Barcelona, Spain.
  12. Harris, F.P. & Marin, A. *** (2010, September). Innovative programs for audiologic rehabilitation for adults at the University of Arizona.  Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology.  San Francisco, CA.
  13. Humphrey Moreno, M.**, & Alt, M. (2010, April). Effect of test presentation for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Poster presented at: Arizona Speech Language Hearing Association, Scottsdale, AZ.
  14. Kim, E. *****, Beeson, P., Andersen, S., & Rapcsak, S. (2010, June). Kinesthetic treatment for letter naming impairment in acquired alexia: Lessons from a treatment failure. Poster presentation at the 2010 International Aphasia Rehabilitation Conference, Montreal, Quebec.
  15. Kim, E. *****, Rising, K., Rapcsak, S. & Beeson, P. (2010, May). MOR Evidence for the therapeutic value of multiple oral re-reading. Poster presentation at the 2010 Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Isle of Palms, South Carolina.
  16. Matthews, M.*, Ellis-Weismer, S., Alt, M., & Hogan, T. (2010, November). Survey on perspectives of pursuing a PhD in communicative disorders. Poster presented at: American Speech Language Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, PA.
  17. Rapcsak, S.Z., Kim, E.S. *****, Cho, H. ****, Andersen, S.M., Henry, M.L. ****, & Beeson, P.M. (2010, April). Shared neural substrates of reading and spelling in left fusiform gyrus: Converging evidence from lesion-deficit and functional imaging studies.  Platform presentation at the American Academy of Neurology, Honolulu, HA.
  18. Samlan, R.A., ****, Story, B.H., and Bunton, K., (2010).  Physiologic, acoustic, and aerodynamic characteristics of breathy voice. International Conference on Vocal Fold Physiology and Biomechanics, Madison, WI.
  19. Sullivan, S.C., Kittleson, M.M.**, Lotto, A.J., & Diehl, R.L. (2010, November).  Sensitivity to characteristics of Gaussian-shaped stimulus distributions in auditory categorization. 160th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Cancun, Mexico.
  20. Vitela, A.D.****, Lotto, A.J., & Story, B.H. (2010, January).  Mini giants and other monstrosities of vocal tract averaging. 4th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  21. Vitela, A.D.****, Story, B.H., & Lotto, A.J. (2010, November). Predicting the effect of talker differences on perceived vowel category. 160th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Cancun, Mexico.
  22. Whitaker, R.N.***, Kiley, R.J.***, Wong, A.A.***, Vitela, A.D.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2010, January).  To pea or not to pea: Effects of stimulus range on speech cue weighting (or lack thereof). 4th Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.

2009 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Alt, M. & Guttmann, M.**** (2009). Fast mapping semantic features: performance of adults with normal language, history of disorders of spoken and written language, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder on a word learning task. Journal of Communication Disorders, 42, 347-364. PMCID: PMC2771630
  2. Bahl, M.****, Plante, E., & Gerken, LA. (2009). Processing prosodic structure by adults with language-based learning disability. Journal of Communication Disorders, 42, 313-323. (PMC2856440)
  3. Cone, B. & Garinis, A.**** (2009) Infant ASSR and speech feature discrimination. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, 20 (10), 629-643.
  4. Greenslade, K.J.**, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2009). The Diagnostic Accuracy and Construct Validity of the Structured Photographic Expressive Language Test – Preschool: Second Edition (SPELT-P2) Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 40, 150-160. (PMC2720527)
  5. Rapcsak, S.Z., Beeson, P.M., Henry, M.L.****, Leyden, A.**, Kim, E.*****, Rising, K., Andersen, S. Cho, H. (2009). Phonological dyslexia and dysgraphia: cognitive mechanisms and neural substrates. Cortex, 45, 575-591.

2009 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1.  Almryde, K.*, Fidler, L.****, Winchester, K.*, Plante, E. & Christensen, T. (2009, May). Neural substrates for retrieval of attended and unattended words encoded during attentive listening. Poster presentation at the Arizona Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium Annual Meeting, Tempe, AZ.
  2. Almryde, K.*, Fidler, L.****, Winchester, K.*, Plante, E. & Christensen, T. (2009, June). Neural substrates for retrieval of attended and unattended words encoded during attentive listening. Poster presentation at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, CA.
  3. Barkmeier-Kraemer, J. & Carey, J.** (2009, October). Interdisciplinary Assessment and Management of Feeding, Swallowing, and Nutrition in Pediatric Populations: The whys and hows of this clinical model. Presented at the annual University of Arizona Grunewald Blitz Conference: Pediatric Interdisciplinary Feeding, Swallowing and Nutrition Team, Tucson, AZ.
  4. Bunton, K., Hoit, J., Gallagher, K.****, and Van Vianen, A.** (2009, November). Development of velopharyngeal closure during oral sound production in infants. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
  5. Caviness, J.N., Lotto, A.J., Liss, J.M., Lansford, K., Spitzer, S., & Kittelson, M.** (2009, January).  Developing a neurocognitive model of spoken language perception using high density EEG: First step. Third Annual Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  6. Dalcolma, L.** & Alt, M. (2009).  Parent communication behavior analysis: A new clinical tool. Talk presented at American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), New Orleans, LA.
  7. Dean, K.**, Hoit, J., Lederle, A.****, Lansing, R., and Parrott, J.** (2009, May).  Dyspnea during eating and drinking: A possible contributor to dysphagia. Paper presented at the 2nd International Dyspnea Symposium, La Jolla, CA.
  8. Fidler, L.****, Almryde, K.*, Plante, E., & Christensen, T. (2009, May). Functional connectivity analysis reveals cortical to cortical interactions during auditory recall. Poster presentation at the Arizona Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium Annual Meeting, Tempe, AZ.
  9. Fidler, L.****, Almryde, K.*, Plante, E., & Christensen, T. (2009, June). Functional connectivity analysis reveals cortical to cortical interactions during auditory recall. Poster presentation at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping, San Francisco, CA.
  10. Fidler, L.J.****, Plante, E. Vance, R., & Leonard, B.** (2009, June).  Use of a sentence generation task to accurately identify language impaired adults for clinical and research purposes. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  11. LeGendre, S.J.****, Liss, J.M., & Lotto, A.J. (2009, May).  Discriminating dysarthria type and predicting intelligibility from amplitude modulation spectra.  157th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Portland, OR.
  12. Lederle, A.****, Hoit, J., and Barkmeier-Kraemer, J. (2009, November). Effects of sequential drinking tasks on breathing and dyspnea. Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
  13. LeGendre, S.****, Liss, J.M., & Lotto, A.J. (2009, January).  The envelope modulation spectrum and its application in rhythm studies. Third Annual Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  14. Monson, B.B.****, Ternström, S., & Lotto, A.J. (2009, January). Audibility of high frequency energy in speech and voice.  Third Annual Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  15. Monson, B. B.****, Ternström, S., & Lotto, A. J.  (2009, June). Audibility of high frequency in voice. Voice Foundation’s 38th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA.
  16. Suddarth, R.,**** Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2009, November). Written Narrative Characteristics in adults with residual language-learning disability.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, LA.
  17. Suddarth, R.****, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2009, June). Written narrative characteristics in adults with residual language-learning disability. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  18. Samlan, R. ****, Story, B.H., and Bunton, K. (2009, October). Kinematic modeling and acoustic measures of breathy voice. Presented at the 158th Acoustical Society Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
  19. Vitela, A.D. ****, Lotto, A.J., and Story, B.H. (2009, October). Normalization for vocal tract differences using long term average spectrum. Presented at the 158th Acoustical Society Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
  20. Vitela, A.D.****, Sullivan, S.C., & Lotto, A.J. (2009, May).  Perceptual normalization for variation in speaking style. 157th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Portland, OR.
  21. Vitela, A.D.****, & Lotto, A.J. (2009, January). Perceptual normalization for reduced speech: Phonetic tuning vs. spectral contrast. Third Annual Meeting of the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Society, Tucson, AZ.
  22. Whitaker, R.***, Ito, R.***, and Cone, B. (2009, March).  Acoustic change complex for frequency change. American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ.

2008 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Antonucci, S.A.****, Beeson, P.M., Labiner, D, & Rapcsak, SZ. (2008). Naming and semantic knowledge in patients with left inferior temporal lobe lesions, Aphasiology, 22 (3), 281-304.
  2. Beeson, P.M. & Henry, M.L.**** (2008). Comprehension and production of written words. In. R. Chapey (Ed.). Language intervention strategies in adult aphasia, Fifth Edition (pp. 654-688). Baltimore, MD: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
  3. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.S., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008). A novel method for examining response to spelling treatment. Aphasiology, 22, 707-717.
  4. Bunton, K. & Keintz, C.**** (2008). The use of a dual-task paradigm for assessing speech intelligibility in clients with Parkinson disease. Journal of Medical Speech-Language Pathology, 16, 141-155.
  5. Christensen, T., Antonucci, S.****, Lockwood, J.L.*, Kittleson, M.** & Plante, E. (2008). Cortical and subcortical contributions to the attentive processing of speech. NeuroReport, 19, 1101-1105. (PMID: 18596608)
  6. Ciucci, M.R.****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M., & Sherman, S. (2008). The effects of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation on deglutition in Parkinson Disease. Movement Disorder, 23(5), 676-83.
  7. Henry, M.L.****, Beeson, P.M., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008) Treatment for anomia in semantic dementia. Seminars in Speech and Language, 29(1), 60-70.
  8. Henry, M.L.****, Beeson, P.M., & Rapscak, S.Z. (2008). Treatment for lexical retrieval in progressive aphasia. Aphasiology, 22, 828-838.
  9. Isaki, E.****, Spaulding, T.J.****, & Plante, E. (2008). Contributions of verbal and memory demands to verbal memory performance in language-learning disabilities. Journal of Communication Disorders, 41, 512-530. (PMID: 18482731)
  10. Kim, E.S.****, Bayles, K.A., Beeson, P.M. (2008). Instruction processing in young and older adults: Contributions of memory span. Aphasiology, 22, 753-762.
  11. Lowell, S.Y., Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M., Hoit, J.D., and Story, B.H., (2008). Respiratory and laryngeal function during spontaneous speaking in teachers with voice disorders, Journal Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 51, 333-349.
  12. Spaulding, T.J.****, Plante, E., & Vance, R.B. (2008). Sustained selective attention skills of preschool children with specific language impairment: Evidence for separate attentional capacities. Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research, 51, 16-34. (PMID: 18230853)

2008 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Bahl, M.****, Plante, E., Gerken, LA. (2008, June).  Effect of frequency in the input on production by SLI children. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  2. Beeson, P.M., Carnahan, S.D. **, Henry, M.L. ****, Rising, K., Kim, E.S. *****, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, February). Lexical-semantic and sublexical influences on reading and spelling in acquired alexia and agraphia.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Hawaii.
  3. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.S. ***** & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, May). A treatment sequence for phonological alexia/agraphia.  Platform presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  4. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.S. ***** & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, November). A treatment continuum for acquired agraphia. Presentation at the annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
  5. Campbell, E.** & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2008, July). Characteristics of Pig Epineurium of The Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve as a Factor in Vocal Fold Paralysis. International Conference on Advances in Laryngeal Biophysiology (ICALB), Madison, WI.
  6. Carey, J.** & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2008, November). Establishing a team-based approach to 24 pediatric feeding/swallowing disorders: Important factors. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention, Chicago, IL.
  7. Cavanaugh, K., Carey, J.**, & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2008, November). Salient features of established interdisciplinary pediatric feeding/swallowing teams. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention, Chicago, IL.
  8. Cho, H. ****, Beeson, P.M. & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, May). Do reading and spelling share the same orthographic lexicon? Poster presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  9. Cho, H. ****, Beeson, P.M., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, November). Reading and spelling: Do they share the same orthographic lexicon? Presentation at the annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
  10. Christensen, T.A., Antonucci, S.M., Lockwood, J.L.*, Kittleson, M.*, & Plante, E. (2008, May).  Cortical and subcortical contributions to the attentive processing of speech. Poster presentation at the Arizona Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium Annual Meeting, Glendale, AZ.
  11. Christensen, T.A., Antonucci, S.M., Lockwood, J.L.*, Kittleson, M.*, & Plante, E. (2008, November).  Neural substrates for attentive listening: Cortical and subcortical contributions to the attentive processing of speech. Poster presentation at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  12. Dean, K.**, Hoit, J., Lederle, A.****, Lansing, R., and Parrott, J.** (2008, November). Dyspnea in COPD: Does it help explain swallowing disorders? Paper presented at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Chicago, IL.
  13. Garinis, A.****, Glattke, T., and Cone, B. (2008).  Attention and contralateral suppression of TEOAES.  Association for Research in Otolaryngology
  14. Garinis, A.**** and Cone, B. (2008).  Auditory brainstem and cortical responses reflect efferent activation and attention. American Auditory Society.
  15. Henry, M.L. ****, Rapcsak, S.Z. & Beeson, P.M. (2008, February). The evolution of reading and spelling impairments in progressive aphasia. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, HA.
  16. Henry, M.L. ****, Beeson, P.M., Caselli, R. & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, May). Reading and spelling impairments in progressive aphasia: Evolving behavioral deficits and neural substrates. Poster presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  17. Kim, E.S. *****, Beeson, P.M. & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2008, May). Implications of treatment failure for interpreting the cognitive mechanisms underlying acquired alexia.  Poster presentation at the Annual Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
  18. Kim, E.S. *****, Rising, K. & Beeson, P.M. (2008, November). Acquired alexia: Understanding the nature and treatment of letter-by-letter reading. Presentation at the annual convention of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
  19. Kittleson, M.*, Aguilar, J.*, Tokerud, G.L., Asbjørnsen, & Plante, E. (2008, June).  Implicit language learning:  Adult’s ability to statistically segment words in Norwegian. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  20. Lotto, A.J., Vitela, A.****, Sullivan, S., & Leibold, L. (2008, March).  Perceptual insertion of phonetic segment induced by speech-shaped noise. Meeting of the American Auditory Society, Scottsdale, AZ.
  21. Rapcsak, S.Z., Beeson, P.M., Henry, M.L. ****, Rising, K., Kim, E.S. *****, & Cho, H. **** (2008, February). Cognitive mechanisms of phonological dyslexia and dysgraphia. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Hawaii.
  22. Rapcsak, S.Z., Beeson, P.M., Henry, M.L. ****, Kim, E.S. *****, & Rising, K. (2008, February). Are dissociations between reading and spelling common in individuals with acquired alexia and agraphia? Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Hawaii.
  23. Rentz, L.****, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2008, June).  Evaluation of a sentence formulation task for its ability to identify adults with residual language impairment. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  24. Suddarth, R.****, Plante, E., Vance, R., & Gerken, LA. (2008, June). Language Processing and abstraction by young adults with language-based learning disability. Symposium on Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.

2007 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Carmichel, E.L., Harris, F.P., and Story, B.H., (2007). Effects of binaural electronic hearing protectors on localization and response time to sounds in the horizontal plane, Noise and Health, 9(37), 83-95.
  2. Henry, M.L.****, Beeson, P.M., Stark, A.J.**, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2007). The role of left perisylviancortical regions in spelling. Brain and Language, 100, 44-52.
  3. Kim, E. S.****, & Bayles, K. A. (2007). Communication in late-stage Alzheimer’s disease: relation to functional markers of disease severity. Alzheimer’s Care Today, 8(1), 43-52.
  4. Rapcsak, S.Z., Henry, M.L.****, Teague, S.**, Carnahan, S.D.**, & Beeson, P.M. (2007). Do dual-route models accurately predict reading and spelling performance in individuals with acquired alexia and agraphia? Neuropsychologia, 45, 2519-2524.
  5. Hoit, J., Lansing, R., and Perona, K.** (2007). Speaking-related dyspnea in healthy adults. Journal of Speech, Language, Hearing Research, 50, 361-374.
  6. Keintz, C.K.****, Bunton, K., and Hoit, J.D. (2007). Influence of visual information on the intelligibility of dysarthric speech. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 16, 222-234.
  7. Fisher, J.**, Plante, E., Vance, R., Gerken, LA., Glattke, T.J. (2007). Do Children and Adults with Language Impairment Recognize Prosodic Cues? Journal of Speech, Language, Hearing Disorders, 50, 746–758. (PMID: 17538113)
  8. Orjada, S.A.****, Garrett, M., Harnish, R., Hoit, J., & Holland, A. (2007). Impliciture comprehension with and without context after right hemisphere damage [Abstract]. Brain and Language, 103 (1-2), 41-42.
  9. Orjada, S.A.**** (2007). The neural bases of cognition and language. In. K.A. Bayles & C.K. Tomoeda (Eds.), Cognitive-Communication Disorders of Dementia: Description, Assessment, and Treatment. San Diego, CA: Plural Publishing, Inc.
  10. Orjada, S.A.**** & Dachtyl, L.A. III (2007). Approaching college teaching preparation in a scholarly manner: A tutorial. Contemporary Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders, 34, 37-43.
  11. Pankratz, M.**, Plante, E., Vance, R., Insalaco, D.**** (2007). The Diagnostic and Predictive Validity of The Renfrew Bus Story. Language, Speech, & Hearing Services in Schools, 38, 390 – 399. (PMID: 17890518)
  12. Sapir, S., Spielman, J., Ramig, L.O., Story, B.H., and Fox, C.****, (2007). Effects of Intensive Voice Treatment (LSVT) on Vowel Articulation in Dysarthric Individuals with Idiopathic Parkinson Disease: Acoustic and Perceptual Findings, Journal Speech, Language, Hearing Research, 50, 899-912.

2007 Presentions with Student Co-Authors

  1. Bahl, M.****, Plante, E., Vance, R., & Gerken, LA. (2007, June).  Processing of prosodic structure by young adults with language based learning disability. Society for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  2. Beeson, P.M., Henry, M.L. ****, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2007, February). Predicting reading and spelling performance in acquired alexia and agraphia. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropscyhological Society, Portland, OR.
  3. Beeson, P.M., Rising, K., Kim, E.S. *****, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2007, May). A novel means to examine response to spelling treatment. Poster presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
  4. Beeson, P.M., White, B. ** & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2007, February). Toward a better understanding of response to agraphia treatment.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropscyhological Society, Portland, OR.
  5. Henry, M.L. **** & Beeson, P.M. (2007).  Treatment for primary progressive aphasia and apraxia of speech: A case study.  Platform presentation at the annual meeting of the Academy for Neurological Communication Disorders and Sciences.  Boston, MAHenry, M.L. ****, Rapcsak, S.Z. & Beeson, P.M. (2007, February).  Intensive semantic treatment for lexical retrieval in primary progressive aphasia.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropscyhological Society, Portland, OR.
  6. Henry, M.L. ****, Rapcsak, S.Z., & Beeson, P.M. (2007, May).  Treatment for lexical retrieval in primary progressive aphasia compared with stroke-induced aphasia.  Poster presentation at the Clinical Aphasiology Conference, Phoenix, AZ.
  7. Lederle, A.****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M., & Finnegan, E.M. (June, 2007). Perceptual Judgment of Vocal Tremor in Voice-loaded and Voiceless-loaded Speech Contexts. Presented at the Voice Foundation’s 36th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA.
  8. Orjada, S. A.****, Garrett, M.F., Harnish, R. M., Hoit, J. D., and Holland, A.L. (2007, October).  Impliciture processing with and without context after right hemisphere damage. Poster presented at the Academy of Aphasia Annual Meeting, Washington D.C.
  9. Rapcsak, S.Z., Henry, M.L. ****, & Beeson, P.M. (2007, February). Alexia with agraphia following damage to left inferior temporo-occipital cortex.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropscyhological Society, Portland, OR.
  10. Rapcsak, S.Z., Henry, M.L. ****, & Beeson, P.M. (2007, February). Reading and spelling: Two sides of the same coin?  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the International Neuropscyhological Society, Portland, OR.
  11. Samlan, R.****, McMullen, N., Cook, S.*, Xia, G., & Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M. (2007, June). Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Epineurium in the Piglet.Presented at the Voice Foundation’s 36th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA.
  12. Spaulding-Montoya, T.****, Plante, E., Vance, R. (2007, June).  Attentional control in preschool children with specific language impairment; Deficits in resistance to distractibility and inhibitory control.  Society for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  13. Stein, L.**, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J.M., & Kiernan, B. (2007,June). Changes in Vocal Behavior Subsequent to a Preschool Classroom-Based Vocal Hygiene Program. Presented at the Voice Foundation’s 36th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA.

2006 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Alt, M.**** & Plante, E. (2006) Factors That Influence Lexical and Semantic Fast-Mapping of  Young Children with Specific Language Impairment.  Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research, 49, 941 – 954. (PMID: 17077207)
  2. Beeson, P.M. & Egnor, H.** (2006). Combining treatment for written and spoken naming. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12, 816-827.
  3. Farinella, K.A.****, Hixon, T.J., Hoit, J.D., and Story, B. (2006). Listener perception of respiratory-induced voice tremor. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15, 72-84.
  4. Grunow, H., Spaulding, T.J., Gómez, R.L., & Plante, E. (2006). The Effects of Variation on Learning Word Order Rules by Adults with and without Language-based Learning Disabilities. Journal of Communication Disorders, 39, 158-170. (PMID: 16376369)
  5. Lowell, S.****, & Story, B.H., (2006). Simulated effects of cricothryoid and thyroarytenoid muscle activation on vocal fold vibration in males. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 120, 386-397.
  6. Peña, E.D., Spaulding, T.J., & Plante, E. (2006). The Composition of Normative Groups and Diagnostic Decision Making: Shooting Ourselves in the Foot. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 15, 247-254. (PMID: 16896174)
  7. Plante, E., Ramage, A.****, & Maglöire, J**. (2006). Processing Narratives for Verbatim and Gist Information by Adults with Language Learning Disabilities: A Functional Neuroimaging Study. Learning Disabilities Research and Practice, 21, 61-76.
  8. Richardson, J.**, Harris, L., Plante, E., & Gerken, L.A. (2006). Subcategory Learning in Normal and Language Learning-Disabled Adults: How much information do they need? Journal of Speech, Language, & Hearing Research, 49, 1257-1266. (PMID: 17197494.
  9. Spaulding, T.J., Plante, E., & Farinella, K.A. (2006). Eligibility criteria for language impairment: Is the low end of normal always appropriate? Language, Speech, & Hearing Services in Schools, 37, 61-72. (PMID: 16615750)
  10. Thom, S.A.**, Hoit, J.D., Hixon, T.J., and Smith, A.E. (2006). Velopharyngeal function during vocalization in infants. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, 43, 539-546.

2006 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., Xia, G., Li, K. ****, and Ciucci, M.**** (2006, October).  Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Epineurium in Humans. Presented at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA.
  2. Beeson, P.M., Balmford, A. **, & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2006, March). A treatment continuum for phonological alexia and agraphia. Presentation at the World Federation of Neurology Research Group on Aphasia and Cognitive Disorders, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  3. Bunton, K. & Keintz, C. **** (2006).  Effects of a concurrent motor task on speech intelligibility for speakers with Parkinson disease. Paper presented at the 13th Biennial Conference on Motor Speech Disorders: Motor Speech Disorders and Speech Motor Control, Austin, TX.
  4. Ciucci, M. ****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., Sherman, S., Hoit, J., & Fuglevand, A. (2006, October). The Effects of Deep Brain Stimulation on Deglutition in Parkinson Disease. Presented at the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA.
  5. Li, K.****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., & Xia, G. (2006, July). Unbiased Stereology Applied to Microscopic Investigation of Human Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Epineurium. Presented at the Microscopy and Microanalysis Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL.
  6. Li, K. ****, and Story, B.H. (2006, June).  Formant deflection directions of the voiced alveolar stop consonant in different vowel contexts. Presented at the 151st Acoustical Society Meeting, J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 119(5) pt. 2, 3244, Providence, RI.
  7. Lowell, S. ****, Barkmeier-Kraemer, J., Hoit, J., and Story, B. (2006). Respiratory and laryngeal function during spontaneous speaking in teachers with a voice disorder. Paper presented to the 35th Symposium on Care of the Professional Voice, Philadelphia, PA.
  8. Rapscak, S.Z., Henry, H.L. ****, Beeson, P.M., Baxter, L., Ahern, G.L., & Caselli, R.J. (2006, March). Written language processing in semantic dementia versus left posterior cerebral artery stroke: Similarities and differences. Poster presentation at the World Federation of Neurology Research Group on Aphasia and Cognitive Disorders, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  9. Tucker, B. ****, and Story, B.H., (2006, December). The relation of the temporal variation of F2 to articulator movement. Presented at the 152nd Acoustical Society Meeting, 120, 3372, Honolulu, HI.
  10. Yarkosky, M.**, Lansing, R, Hoit, J., and Orjada, S.**** (2006, October). Speaking-related dyspnea in disease. Paper presented at the Symposium on Respiratory Psychophysiology (International Society for the Advancement of Respiratory Psychophysiology [ISARP]), Newport, RI.
  11. Yarkosky, M.**, and Hoit, J. (2006, May). Speaking-related dyspnea in neural, pulmonary, and cardiac disease. Poster presented to the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Convention, Tucson, AZ.

2005 Publications with Student Co-Authors

  1. Beeson, P.M., Magloire, J.**, & Robey, R.R. (2005). Letter-by-letter reading: Natural recovery and response to treatment. Behavioural Neurology, 16, 191-202.
  2. Fridriksson, J.****, Holland, A.L., & Beeson, P.M. (2005). Spaced retrieval treatment in anomia. Aphasiology, 19, 99-109.
  3. Hopper, T.****, Mahendra, N.****, Kim, E.****, Azuma, T., Bayles, K. A., Cleary, S. J., & Tomoeda, C. K. (2005). Evidence-based practice recommendations for working with individuals with dementia: Spaced-retrieval training. Journal of Medical Speech Language Pathology, 13(4).
  4. Kraemer, R.****, Plante, E., & Green, G.E.  (2005).  Speech and Language Development of a Young Child Post-Decannulation.  Journal of Communication Disorders, 38, 349-358. (PMID: 15963335)
  5. Mahendra, N.****, Bayles, K. A., & Harris, F. P. (2005). Effect of presentation modality on immediate and delayed recall in individuals with Alzheimer’s disease. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 14 (2), 144-155.
  6. Orjada, S.**** & Beeson, P.M. (2005). Concurrent treatment for reading and spelling in aphasia. Aphasiology, 19. 341-351.
  7. Perona, K.**, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2005). Diagnostic Accuracy of the Structured Photographic Expressive Language Test: Third Edition (SPELT-3). Language, Speech, & Hearing Services in Schools, 36, 103-115. (PMID: 15981706)

2005 Presentations with Student Co-Authors

  1. Antonucci, S.A.****, Beeson, P.M., Rapcsak, S.Z., & Labiner, D. (2005, February). The role of the left temporal lobe in naming and semantic knowledge. Poster presentation at the 34th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.
  2. Beeson, P.M., Antonucci, S. ****, Henry, M. **** & Orjada, S. **** (2005, November). Current perspectives on language and brain organization.  Presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention. San Diego, CA.
  3. Farinella, K. ****, and Story, B. H. (2005, May).  Simulation and analysis of tremor in speech production. Presented at the 149th Acoustical Society Meeting, Vancouver, BC. [Abstract] J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 117(4), 2544,
  4. Gutmann, M. ****, Beeson, P.M., Henry, M.L. ****, Sherman, S., & Rapcsak, S.Z. (2005, November).  Phonological alexia and agraphia in Parkinson Disease?  Poster presentation at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention. San Diego, CA.
  5. Harris, F.P., Cone-Wesson, B. & Kim, E. **** (2005, November). Auditory difficulties of adults with Huntington’s Disease.  American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, San Diego, CA.
  6. Hoit, J., Lansing, R., Perona, K.**, and Banzett, R. (2005, March).  Speaking-related dyspnea in healthy subjects. Paper presented to the Dyspnea Symposium, San Diego, CA.
  7. Pankratz, M.*, Plante, E., & Vance, R. (2005, June).  Diagnostic and Predictive Validity of The Bus Story.  Society for Research in Child Language Disorders, Madison, WI.
  8. Rapcsak, S.Z., Beeson, P.M., Ahern, G., Henry, M.****, Gutmann, M. ****, Pannu, J., & Cho, H.  (2005, February). Semantic memory in mild cognitive impairment.  Presentation to Arizona Alzheimer’s Disease Consortium Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.