Emily Braun

Emily J Braun

Asst Professor


Bachelor of Arts: Northwestern University Evanston, IL, 2010 (Major: Linguistics Minor: Spanish Minor: Human Communication Science)

Master of Science: Northwestern University Evanston, IL, 2012 (Speech, Language, and Learning Concentration: Speech-Language Pathology)

Doctor of Philosophy: Boston University Boston, MA, 2023 (Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences)

Positions and Work Experience

2012 -2015 Speech-Language Pathologist, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital, Wheaton, IL

2015 -2018 Research Speech-Language Pathologist, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, IL


Peer Reviewed Publications

Braun, E. J. & Kiran, S. (2022. ) Stimulus- and person-level variables influence word production and response to semantically-based anomia treatment for individuals with chronic post-stroke aphasia .Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, , 65 ,3854-3872

Braun, E. J., Billot, A., Meier., E., Pan, Y., Parrish, T. B., Kurani, A. S., & Kiran, S. (2022. ) White matter microstructural integrity pre- and post-treatment in individuals with chronic post-stroke aphasia.Brain and Language, , 232 ,105163 More Information

Billot, A., Lai, S., Varkanitsa, M., Braun, E. J., Rapp, B. Parrish, T. B., Higgins, J., Kurani, A. S. Caplan, D., Thompson, C. K., Ishwar, P., Betke, M., & Kiran, S. (2022. ) Multimodal neural and behavioral data predict response to rehabilitation in chronic post-stroke aphasia.Stroke, , 53 ,1606-1614 More Information

Dekhtyar, M., Braun, E. J., Billot, A., Foo, L., & Kiran, S. (2020. ) Videoconference administration of the Western Aphasia Battery – Revised: Feasibility and Validity.American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, , 29 (673-687 ) , More Information

Conlon, E. L., Braun, E. J., Babbitt, E. M., & Cherney L. R. (2020. ) Treatment fidelity procedures for an aphasia intervention within a randomized controlled trial: Design, Feasibility and Results.American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, , 29 ,412-424 More Information

Cherney, L. R., Braun, E. J., Lee, J. B., Kocherginsky, M., & van Vuuren, S. (2019. ) Optimizing recovery in aphasia: Learning following exposure to a single dose of computer-based script training.International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, , 21 ,448-458 More Information

Steinberg Lowe, M., Braun, E., & Wallace, S. E. (2023. ) Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) for Individuals with Aphasia. .Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, , Online ahead of print , More Information

Book Chapter

Gilmore, N., Braun, E. J., & Kiran, S. (2022 ) Neurology, Connectivity and Aphasia Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Communication Disorders .Burlington, MA, Jones & Bartlett Learning

Contact Information

Research - College of Allied Health Sciences
3225 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-556-6975