Christopher M. Grindrod, Ph.D.
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
College of Applied Health Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Neurolinguistics and Aphasia Research Lab
Ph.D., Communication Sciences and Disorders, McGill University, 2004
Research and Professional Interests
Dr. Grindrod's teaching interests are in the areas of acquired language disorders, language processing and cognitive neuroscience. His research interests include:
- Neural basis of language processing (using data from both functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) experiments and behavioral experiments of
individuals with acquired language disorders)
- Role of left and right cerebral hemispheres in integrating word meanings into higher-level sentence and discourse contexts
- Cognitive bases of neurological communication disorders
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