MCEC 2016-2017 Speaker Series

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Dr. Rupal Patel
Founder & CEO, VocaliD
A Voice for Social Identity Formation and Self Expression
RESCHEDULED DATE: May 4, 2017 | 7-8:30 PM
University of Massachusetts Amherst | Campus Center, 9th Floor
Amherst, MA

MCEC & MABE members:  free
Community: $20 or join MCEC  & attend all 3 events free!

Dr.  Patel is a speech scientist and technologist with over 15 years of clinical and research experience in assistive technology.   A tenured professor at Northeastern University in the College of Computer and Information Science and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, she founded and directed the Communication Analysis and Design Laboratory (CadLab), an interdisciplinary research group. She is currently on leave to launch VocaliD (link), a company dedicated to creating personalized voices for augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices thorugh human voice donation. 
Thank you to our generous sponsors
Winsor Learning, Lesley University Graduate Special Education Division & Amherst-Pelham Regional Schools