Bio & Education
Jessica Obermeyer, PhD, CCC-SLP, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Her area of specialization is acquired adult neurogenic language disorders. Dr. Obermeyer’s research interests include discourse production in aphasia, treatment efficacy, and the cognitive requirements of language production. Prior to earning her doctorate, she worked in a variety of clinical settings where she specialized in assessment and treatment of adult neurogenic populations.
Aphasia treatment efficacy, discourse production in aphasia and other adult neurogenic populations, cognitive requirements of language, the effect of modality (e.g, speaking, typing, writing) on language production