Christina is a Master’s/PhD student in Speech-Language Pathology, working in Dr. Jan Edward’s Learning to Talk lab and Dr. Rochelle Newman’s Language Development lab.  She earned her B.A. in Speech and Hearing Science and Psychology from the University of Iowa.  Her primary research interests focus on language and literacy development, specifically the relationship between the development of language processing and reading acquisition.  

Areas of Interest

  • Language Processing
  • Reading Acquisition
  • Phonological Development


  • BA
    Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Iowa
  • BA
    Psychology, University of Iowa
0121A TLF
Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences
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