Elizabeth Rochon

Dr. Rochon is a Senior Scientist, Associate Director, Scientific and co-Team Leader of the Communication Research Team at KITE. She is also a member of the Heart and Stroke Foundation Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery and a professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute at the University of Toronto. Elizabeth’s research focuses on aphasia and dementia. Current research projects include aphasia treatment studies, including electrical stimulation as an adjunct to speech therapy, longitudinal analyses of language and neural changes in primary progressive aphasia and communication interventions for individuals with dementia and their partners.

  • Senior Scientist, The KITE Research Institute
  • Associate Director, Scientific, The KITE Research Institute
  • Professor, Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Co-Team Leader, Communication Team, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
  • Aphasia
  • Speech Therapy
  • dementia
  • rehabilitation
  • neuroimaging