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Dr. Perrachione receives Peter Paul Professorship

By Tyler Perrachione
September 16th, 2013 in Lab Members.

Prof. Tyler Perrachione (Director of the Communication Neuroscience Research Laboratory at BU) has been awarded the 2013 Peter Paul Professorship at BU. This award will allow the CNRLab to pursue cutting-edge research on the role of auditory plasticity in developmental disorders of language and communication. Read more about the award and Dr. Perrachione’s research in the online article from BU Today.

Dyslexia also affects the ability to recognize voices

By Tyler Perrachione
August 1st, 2011 in Popular Media, Reading and Language Development and Disorders.

Although dyslexia is well known as a disorder that affects the development of typical reading ability, research from Dr. Tyler Perrachione (Principal Investigator of the Communication Neuroscience Research Laboratory at BU) and colleagues has revealed that individuals with dyslexia also have trouble learning to recognize voices compared to their peers with typical reading ability.  Learn more about this research from these sources: