Treatment Interventions for Stroke
Studying the efficacy of treatment interventions to improve post-stroke brain health and wellness, as well as an intervention designed to treat stroke-related speech disorders.
Behavioral Neuroscience of Language
Investigating the brain areas involved in specific components of language
Cross-Linguistic Studies in Aphasia
Evaluating word and sentence processing in aphasic patients in three different languages: English, Italian, and Mandarin Chinese.
Voxel-based Lesion Symptom Mapping (VLSM)
Analyzing the relationship between tissue damage and behavior on a voxel-by-voxel basis
Language Disorders Due to Fiber Tract Disconnection
Investigating how communication skills are affected after injury to fiber tract pathways
Primary Progressive Aphasia
Investigating the brain basis of a progressive form of aphasia that is caused by degeneration of different brain areas over time