Angela Roberts is an assistant professor in the Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders with interests in language and acquired cognitive-communication disorders in adults with neurodegenerative disorders. Her research interests include the neurological and behavioral characterization of language and communication profiles in these populations in addition to the design and evaluation of therapy interventions and caregiver education programs. Roberts’ research has been widely published. Her research program uses a variety of methodologies (e.g., discourse analyses, eye tracking, neuroimaging) to answer research questions informed by a clinical career as a speech-language pathologist, spanning over 20 years in the U.S. and Canada.
|Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cognitive Neurology, Lawson Health Research Institutes; Aging, Rehabilitation, and Geriatric Care Research Centre|
|PhD||Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Western Ontario|
|MA||Speech Language Pathology, University of Tennessee|
|BA||Speech Language Pathology, University of Tennessee|
CSD 495 Acquired Neurolinguistic and Neurocognitive Disorders
CSD 494 Fluency and Fluency Disorders