Helen L. Long, PhD, CCC-SLP

Helen Long, PhD, CCC-SLP is a postdoctoral research associate in the WISC Lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Waisman Center with Dr. Katherine Hustad.

Her primary research studies prespeech and early speech development in children with cerebral palsy.

Helen is a co-founding creator of CSDisseminate, a grassroots initiative dedicated to educating CSD scientists on improving public access to research.

She loves reading, Pilates, watching cooking shows, and pretending she can cook.


Education

University of Memphis

Memphis, TN, USA

PhD

2020

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Collateral Area: Cognitive Science

Dissertation Title: Endogenous and social factors influencing infant vocal development as fitness signals

Dissertation Chair: D. Kimbrough Oller

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, USA

MS

2012

Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • Speech-Language Pathology

Indiana University

Bloomington, IN, USA

BA

2010

Majors: Speech & Hearing Sciences and Disorders; Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures

Minors: Linguistics, Psychology