Gabriela Lovishuk is a fourth-year undergraduate student at Hofstra University. She is majoring in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences with minors in Cognitive Science and Russian. Gabriela is a member of Hofstra’s chapter of NSSLHA. Her area of interest is pediatric speech sound disorders.
Sofia Gruppuso is a graduate student pursuing her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Hofstra University. She received her B.A. in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences with a double minor in Psychology and Disability Studies from Hofstra University in the Spring of 2022. Sofia is passionate about helping others and bettering the lives of her future clients/patients. She has a special interest in Early Intervention, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Down Syndrome. t
Preeti Singh is a graduate student pursuing her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Hofstra University. She received her B.A. in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences from Hofstra University in the Spring of 2022 with double minors in linguistics and disability studies. Preeti is passionate about improving the lives of others and seeing the positive impact she can have on her future patients. Her clinical interests include working with children with various articulation and speech sound disorders as well as working in Early Intervention.
Lacie Berkowitz is a second-year graduate student getting her Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology at Hofstra University. She got her B.A. in Speech and Hearing Science from The Ohio State University. Lacie has a life passion of working with children and helping to improve their lives so they can live the most fulfilling life possible. Her clinical interests include working with children who possess various articulation, motor, and speech sound disorders as well as working in Early Intervention.
Abigail Brown is a second-year graduate student at Hofstra University pursuing her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology. She has her B.A in Political Science and International Relations and a B.S. in Biology from Salisbury University. Abigail has a special interest in pediatric Traumatic Brain Injuries.
Lauren is a second-year graduate student pursuing her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology at Hofstra University. She has her B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from St. John’s University. Lauren has a passion for helping others and has a specific interest in Autism Spectrum Disorder. at
Kelly Sullivan received her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University in 2022. She is currently completing her Clinical Fellowship at a pediatric outpatient clinic. Kelly has a special interest in speech sound disorders in children.
Estie Szczupakiewicz received her Master of Arts from the Speech-Languge-hearing Science department at Hofstra University in 2021. Estie completed her Master’s thesis which focused on the relationship between speech rate and speech intelligibility in Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Estie’s research interests include pediatric and adult motor speech disorders as well as the relationship between speech, language, and cognitive function in progressive and acquired neurological conditions in adults.