V-BAL Presentations at MSHA

V-BAL members made a showing at the Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association Conference held in Grand Rapids this week.


The following presentations were made (with some picture highlights):

  • “Accurately Portraying the Starting Point of the Lombard Effect”
    Presenters: Emily Wilson, Callan Gavigan, Pasquale Bottalico, Simone Graetzer, and Eric J. Hunter


  • “Acoustic Characteristics of CSD Clinical Rooms and the Virtual Classroom at Michigan State University”
    Presenters: Nicole Jakubik, Jason Wu, Simone Graetzer, Pasquale Bottalico, Brad Rakerd, and Eric J. Hunter
  • “Acoustic Characteristics of CSD Research Laboratories and Recording Environments at Michigan State University.”
    Presenters: Jason Wu, Nicole Jakubik, Simone Graetzer, Pasquale Bottalico, Brad Rakerd, Eric J. Hunter
  • “Changes in Speech Breathing During Late Adulthood”
    Presenters: Laney Roehl, Alyssa Rollins, Callan Gavigan, Pasquale Bottalico, Simone Graetzer, and Eric J. Hunter

Changes in Speech Breathing

  • “Effects of Social Stress on Speech”
    Presenters: Callan Gavigan, Alyssa Rollins, Nicole Jakubik, Emily Wilson, Simone Graetzer, Pasquale Bottalico, and Eric J. Hunter


  • “Objective Measures Following Thyroplasty”
    Presenters: Collin Potter, Mark Berardi, and Eric J. Hunter


  • “Pitch Accuracy in Relationship to External and Internal Auditory Feedback”
    Presenters: Mark Berardi, Pasquale Bottalico, Simone Graetzer, and Eric J. Hunter
  • “Second Formant Transitions in Stuttering Persistence and Recovery”
    Presenters: Gregory J. Spray, Soo-Eun Chang, Eric J. Hunter, Jacob M. Nitzkin, and Mark Berardi

Spray 1

  • “Various Speech Acoustic Parameters in Stuttering Persistence and Recovery”
    Presenters: Gregory J. Spray, Mark Berardi, Soo-Eun Chang, and Eric J. Hunter

A lot of hard work went into these presentations–good job!