Ellen Cohn, Ph.D

Professor, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow

University of Pittsburgh

Ellen Cohn, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA-F, is professor in the Department of Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh. A past director of the American Telemedicine Association she served as ATA telerehabilitation SIG coordinator. Cohn has served as the founding Editor of the International Journal of Telerehabilitation for over a decade, and founded the Special Interest Group on Telepractice at the American-Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Cohn teaches courses in cleft palate/craniofacial disorders, professional issues, culture, diversity and healthcare, and rhetoric and communication. Cohn has co-authored books on:tele-AAC (in press), telerehabilitation, communication science and disorders (a casebook), videofluoroscopy/cleft palate; diversity in higher education; and communication (3 editions), and co-authored two programs at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Law: a Certificate Program in Disability Law, and the first MSL with a Concentration in Disability Law. She is a member of numerous professional organizations, including American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, (Fellow) American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, and American Telemedicine Association (past Board of Directors, two elected terms). She serves as the founding Editor of the International Journal of Telerehabilitation. Cohn is a past investigator for a Department of Education - National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Telerehabilitation.

Link to CV is available at: https://www.shrs.pitt.edu/people/ellen-cohn

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