Faculty speech pathology and audiology


Name of the Faculty

Clinical & Research Interests

Dr. Vandana V.P., Professor & Head

Neurogenic communication disorders, Cognition and Language, Dementia Dysarthria, Deep brain stimulation and speech in Parkinson’s disease, Neuroimaging of Speech and Language, Alternative and Augmentative Communication

Dr. B. K. Yamini,  Professor 

Neurogenic communication disorders, Dysphagia, Instrumental /EMA/ Acoustic analysis of speech, Child language disorders, Specific Language Impairment, Fluency disorders, Neurogenic speech disorders, Dementia, Speech Application development for disability population, Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD), Speech and language imaging, Pranayama in Dysarthria. Incharge-faculty for the ‘Speech and Hearing Clinic for Senior Citizens’.

Dr. Aravind Kumar Rajasekaran,

Additional Professor

Central Auditory Processing Disorder, Auditory Evoked Potentials, Neuro-Audiology, Vestibular disorders, Ageing & Dementia.

Dr. Pradeep Yuvaraj,

Associate Professor

Evoked potentials, Neuro-Audiology, Auditory dys-synchrony, Vestibular disorders, Ageing & Dementia

Dr. S.S. Meera,

Associate Professor


Wellcome Trust DBT IA Early Career Fellow in Clinical and Public Health

Parent mediated early intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and related disorders, Early emergent patterns of brain & behaviour in children at high familial risk to develop ASD and related disorders, Language and communication deficits in the Broad Autism Phenotype, Co-morbidity in ASD, Auditory Processing difficulties in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Bilingual language development in children with speech- language disorders.

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