Allison F. Bean Ellawadi

Assistant Professor

Allison is an assistant professor at OSU.  She received her B.A. from Iona College and her M.S. from New York Medical College in Speech-Language Pathology. During her clinical fellowship year at Westchester Institute for Human Development, Allison participated in the Leadership in Education and Neurodevelopemental Disabilities (LEND) training program.  She completed her Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Iowa in 2010, followed by a year of postdoctoral training at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.   Allison teaches courses on Autism Spectrum Disorders, Introduction to Communication and Its Disorders and Research Methods.  Her research focuses on language development in individuals with autism spectrum disorders and the role of domain-general processes in language development.  She has presented her work at national and international conferences.  



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Areas of Expertise
  • Autism

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