Cara E. Stepp, PhD

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Associate Professor
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Otolaryngology
Boston University

Email: cstepp@bu.edu
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Research Interests

Dr. Stepp is the director of the STEPP LAB for Sensorimotor Rehabilitation Engineering at Boston University. The goal of her research is to apply engineering tools to better understand, rehabilitate, and augment disordered human communication. Her long-term research goal is to extend current and novel therapeutic advances to the voice and speech system, improving treatment alternatives.

Education

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Computer Science & Engineering and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, 2011
Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, 2009
S.M., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008
S.B., Engineering Science, Smith College, 2004

 

Papers

(For a full list, see Publications, Stepp CVPubMed search, google scholar)