Research Leadership Award

2014 Award winner
Christy Leslie Ludlow

Christy Ludlow, who is being honored for her distinguished career as a leader in research and for her research training contributions in communication sciences and disorders, is a graduate from McGill receiving her MSc. Applied in Speech Pathology and Audiology in 1967. Dr. Ludlow is internationally renowned for her research on the neural bases of voice, speech and swallowing. She is currently the Director of the PhD program at James Madison University where she is conducting research on new devices for intensive neurorehabilitation following stroke.

2014 Award Winner [.pdf]

2009 Award winner
Martha Crago

Martha Crago, with three degrees from McGill University, has a distnguished career as a researcher and academic administrator and is currently serving as Vice President (Research) at Dalhousie University. Dr. Crago has devoted herself to excellence in the education of graduate students, has published books on her work on the impact of culture and bilingualism on language use, development and disability, and has received special recognition for work with Aboriginal communities in northern Canada.

2009 Award Winner [.pdf]