Speech Pathologist / Research Associate
Angela Halpern is a member of Dr. Lorraine Ramig's Parkinson's Team. She earned her bachelor's degree from Wichita State University in 1990, and her master's degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1992. Angela's field of study at both institutions was Communication Disorders and Sciences. Before joining Dr. Ramig's team in 2000, Angela worked at Methodist Medical Center in Dallas, Texas; Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado; and Easter Seals Colorado. Angela's clinical focus and expertise is with adults who have neurological disorders, with a specialty in voice and speech in Parkinson's disease.
In addition to clinical work, Angela is actively involved in research investigating voice and speech in Parkinson's disease and has given presentations at national conferences. Angela is a certified clinician in the LSVT®, an efficacious treatment approach for improving voice and speech in Parkinson's. She is also a faculty member of the LSVT® foundation and conducts national and international training workshops.