Published Abstracts and Conference Proceedings

  • Nanda, S., Usler, E., Garnett, E.O., Chang, S-E., Chow, H.M. (2022). Concurrent gray and white matter development anomalies in children who stutter, Joint World Congress on Stuttering and Cluttering (May, 2022). Montreal, Canada

  • Garnett, E.O., McAuley D.J., Wieland, E.A., Chow, H.M., Zhu, D.C., Dilley, D.S., Chang S-E. (2022). Neural correlates of auditory rhythm discrimination in adults who stutter, Joint World Congress on Stuttering and Cluttering (May, 2022). Montreal, Canada

  • Treleaven, S., Sheppard, M., Bernstein Ratner, N., Chang, S. E. (2022). Exploring the role of expressive language growth in recovery from stuttering, Joint World Congress on Stuttering and Cluttering (May 2022). Montreal, Canada

  • Liu, Y., Treleaven, S., Johnson, C., Chow, H. M., Chang, S. E. (2022). Error-related neural response scales with cerebellar gray matter volume in children who stutter, Madonna Motor Speech Conference (February, 2022). Charleston, SC

  • Caruso C.V., Hampton Wray A., Lescht E., Liu Y., Garnett E.O., Chang S.E. (2022). Dynamics of neural oscillations in children who stutter performing a non-speech motor task, Madonna Motor Speech Conference (February, 2022). Charleston, SC

  • Burton C., Garnett E.O., Capellari E., Taylor, S.F. (2022). Systematic review of combined tDCS and cognitive training interventions, International Neuropsychological Society annual meeting (February, 2022). New Orleans, LA

  • Johnson, C., Liu, Y., Waller, N., Chang, S-E. (2021). Cerebellar white matter diffusivity in children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Lescht, E., Bohland, J., Sheppard, M., Garnett, E., Chang, S-E., Hampton Wray, A. (2021). Nonword repetition error pattern analysis in children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Garnett, E.O., Wieland, E., Chow, H., Dilley, L., McAuley, D., Chang, S-E. (2021). Neural correlates of rhythm discrimination in adults who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Chow, H., Garnett, E.O., Bernstein-Ratner, N., Chang, S-E. (2021). Brain activity during the preparation and production of continuous speech in children with persistent stuttering. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Caruso, V., Hampton Wray, A., Lescht, E., Liu, Y., Garnett, E.O., Chang, S-E. (2021). Neural oscillations and synchrony during a non-speech motor task in children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Liu, Y., Hampton Wray, A., Lescht, E., Hall, M., Fitzgerald, K., Chang, S-E. (2021). Alteration of Brain Response to Errors in Children Who Stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Singer, C., Chang, S-E., Jones, R. (2021). Predicting Persistent Developmental Stuttering Using a Cumulative Risk Approach. American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2021). Washington, DC.

  • Garnett, E. O., Chow, H., Sheppard, M., Spray, G., Chang, S-E. (2021). Effects of HD-tDCS on speech fluency in adults who stutter: a randomized controlled trial. 12th International Seminar on Speech Production.

  • Chow, H-M., Johnson, C., Spray, G., Garnett, E. O., Koenraads, S., Chang, S-E. (2021). Gray and white matter developmental trajectories associated with childhood stuttering persistence and recovery. Oxford Dysfluency Conference, Oxford, UK

  • Spray, G., Chow, H-M., Yaruss, J., Chang, S-E. (2021). Associations between white matter integrity and phonological skills in children who stutter. Oxford Dysfluency Conference, Oxford, UK

  • Johnson, C., Masti, R., Russell, K., Rubsam, S., Sheppard, M., Garnett, E. O., Chang, S-E. (2021). Weighted stuttering-like disfluency measure reliably identifies children who stutter with low stuttering frequency. Oxford Dysfluency Conference, Oxford, UK

  • Garnett, E.O., Chow, H.M., Sheppard, M., Spray, G. S. & Chang, S.-E.: Effects of HD-tDCS on Speech Fluency in Adults Who Stutter: A Randomized Controlled Trial., Poster presented at the 12th International Seminar on Speech Production, Providence, RI, 12/2020.

  • Garnett, E. O., Taigman, J., McAuley, D., & Chang, S-E., (2020). Rhythm discrimination in adults who stutter. Poster presented at the Virtual Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language. October, 2020

  • Garnett, E. O., Chow, H.M., Sheppard, M., Rabbah, A., Spray, G. S., & Chang, S.-E. (Submitted). Effects of HD-tDCS on Speech Fluency in Adults Who Stutter: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Technical Research Presentation submitted to the Annual American Speech-Language-Hearing Convention (November 2020), San Diego, CA.

  • Garnett, E. O., Chow, H.M., Sheppard, M., Spray, G. S., & Chang, S.-E. (December, 2020). Effects of HD-tDCS on Speech Fluency in Adults Who Stutter: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Poster accepted to the 12th International Seminar on Speech Production, Providence, RI.

  • Rutherford, S., Angstadt, M., Johnson, C., Sripada, C., Chang, S-E. (2020). Big Data for Prediction in Out of Sample Clinical Datasets: Application to classifying stuttering in a pediatric resting state fMRI dataset. Proceedings of the 2020 OHBM Annual Meeting.

  • Hall, M, Lescht, E, Hampton Wray, Amanda, Chang, S-E, Fitzgerald, K, Liu, Y. Abnormal Brain Responses to Errors in Children Who Stutter. Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), Detroit, MI.

  • Taigman, J., Garnett, E.O., Drotos, A., McAuley, J.D., Chang, S-E. (2020). Rhythm Discrimination in Adults Who Stutter. Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), Detroit, MI.

  • Hansen, E., Johnson, C., Garnett, E. O., Sheppard, M., Al-Qadi, N., Masti, R., Russell, K., Chang, S-E. (2020). Syntactic Development in children who do and do not stutter that exhibit comparable disfluency rates. Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), Detroit, MI.

  • Chow, HM, Boley, N., Patil, S., Garnett, E. Chang, S-E. (2020). A link between energy metabolism and developmental stuttering. Motor Speech Conference, Santa Barbara, CA.

  • Liu, Y., Angstadt, M., Koenraads, S., Chang, S-E. (2019). Structural connectivity of the bilateral inferior frontal gyri in children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Orlando, FA.

  • Garnett, E.O., Thyagarajan, J., Angstadt, M., Rutherford, S., Chang, S-E. (2019). Brain Network Integration and Segregation Measures Differentiate Adults Who Stutter from Fluent Peers. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Orlando, FA.

  • Spray, G., Garnett, E. O., Chow, H. (2019). Phonological skills and white matter integrity in children who stutter and fluent peers. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Orlando, FA.

  • Koenraads, S.P.C., Spray G.J., Franken, M.C., van der Schroeff M.P., Chang S.E. (2019). Brain Development in Childhood Stuttering: A Longitudinal Neuroimaging Study. Dutch Society for Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Meeting, Nieuwegein, Nederland.

  • Koenraads, S.P.C., Spray G.J., Chow H.M., Garnett E.O., Chang S.E. (2019). Longitudinal Voxel-Based Morphometry of Persistency and Recovery of Childhood Stuttering. Poster, Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL), Helsinki, Finland.

  • Chang, S-E., Walsh, B., Wray, A.H. (2019). Neuroimaging Research Examining Neural Bases of Childhood. Seminar, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Garnett, E.O. (2019). Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation in Adults Who Stutter. Seminar, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Thyagarajan, J., Garnett, E.O., Chow, H.M., Chang, S-E. (2019). Brain Connectivity Among Speech-Motor Regions in Adults Who Stutter. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Spray, G.J., Johnson, C., Chow, H.M., Garnett, E.O., Chang, S-E. (2019). Relationship Between Language and White Matter Integrity Measures Differ Between Children Who Do and Do Not Stutter. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Johnson, C., Rubsam, S., Sheppard, M., Chow, H.M. (2019). MRI Training in Young Children Who Stutter and Age-Matched Controls Helps Increase Imaging Data Collection and Quality. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Liu, Y., London, D., Chang, S-E. (2019). Structural Connectivity of the Left Inferior Frontal Gyrus in Children Who Stutter. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Koenraads, S., Spray, G.J. (2019). Longitudinal Voxel-Based Morphometry of Persistency and Recovery of Childhood Stuttering. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Krishnaraj, A., Garnett, E.O., Hicks, K., Chang, S-E. (2019). A Children’s Book Designed to Increases Awareness of Childhood Stuttering. Poster, Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association (MSHA), East Lansing, MI.

  • Chang, S-E., Beal, D., Koenraads, S., Garnett, E.O., Tourville, J. (2018). Size, shape, and connectivity of cortical auditory-motor areas in children who stutter. Seminar, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Johnson, C., Spray, G., Lescht, E., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2018). Temperament factors affecting quality MRI data acquisition with preschool-aged children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Johnson, C., Van Eck, M., Lescht, E., Spray, G., Chang, S-E. (2018). Quantifying percent stuttering occurrence based on word or syllable counts in children’s speech samples. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Johnson, C., Rubsam, S., Sheppard, M., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2018). MRI training in preschool-aged children helps increase imaging data quality. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Spray, G., Nitzkin, J., Cantor-Cutiva, L., Chang, S-E., & Hunter, E. (2018). Articulatory dynamics differentiate children who recover from stuttering from those who persist. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Spray, G., Johnson, C., Lescht, E., Garnett, E.O., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2018). Neural correlates of lexical access and syntax in children who do and do not stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2018). Stuttering-linked genes are associated with anomalous brain morphometry in children with persistent stuttering. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Limb, S., Chow, H., Garnett, E.O., Chang, S-E. (2018). Heightened connectivity of the auditory cortex underlies induced fluency in adults who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Boston, MA.

  • Johnson, C., Lescht, E., Spray, G., Chang, S-E. (2018). Weighted-SLD Stuttering Severity using Word and Syllable Counts. International Fluency Association (IFA) and International Stuttering Association (ISA) (2018 Joint World Congress). Hiroshima, Japan.

  • Lescht, E., Spray, G., Johnson, C., Garnett, E.O., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2018). Neural correlates of lexical diversity in children who do and do not stutter. International Fluency Association (IFA) and International Stuttering Association (ISA) (2018 Joint World Congress). Hiroshima, Japan

  • Garnett, E. O., Chow, H., Chang, S-E (2017). Corpus callosum morphology and developmental trajectories in developmental stuttering. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Los Angeles, CA

  • Johnson, C., Garnett, E.O., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2017). Utterance-initial disfluencies in childhood stuttering. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Los Angeles, CA

  • Chow, H., Etchell, A.E., Chang, S-E. (2017). Individual differences in white matter integrity in childhood stuttering. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Los Angeles, CA *Meritorious poster designation

  • Chesters, J., Chow, H., Garnett, E.O., Chang, S-E. (2017). Effects of transcranial direct current stimulation on measures of speech fluency and brain activity. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Los Angeles, CA

  • Garnett, E. O., Chow, H., Chang, S-E (2017). Differences in the developmental trajectories of subcortical structures in childhood stuttering. Oxford Dysfluency Conference, Oxford, UK

  • Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2017). Joint analysis of gray & white matter development trajectories associated with childhood stuttering. OHBM. Vancouver, Canada.

  • Etchell, A.E., Wieland, E., Chow, H., McAuley, D., Chang, S-E. (2017). Increased left cerebellar functional connectivity with rhythm networks in adults who stutter. OHBM. Vancouver, Canada.

  • Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2017). White matter developmental trajectories in children who stutter. 7th International Conference on Speech Motor Control, July 5 to 8, 2017, Groningen, The Netherlands.

  • Garnett, E., H., Choo, A., Chow, Chang, S-E. (2017). Modulating neural activity with non-invasive brain stimulation in adults who stutter. 7th International Conference on Speech Motor Control, July 5 to 8, 2017, Groningen, The Netherlands.

  • Chow, H., Choo, A., Garnett, E., Chang, S-E. (2016). Differences in neuroanatomical development trajectories in children who do and do not stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Ayres, K., Dilley, L., Wieland, E., Morrill, T., Arjmandi, M., Chang, S-E. (2016). Rhythm perception and temporal expectation in people who do and do not stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Wieland, E., McAuley, D., Chow, H., Zhu, D., Chang, S-E. (2016). Rhythm perception and functional connectivity differences in adults who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Daliri, A., Wieland, E., Cai, S., Guenther, F., Chang, S-E. (2016). Auditory-motor adaptation is reduced in adults who stutter but not in children who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Choo, A., Johnson, C., Jones, K., Macker, N., Chang, S-E. (2016). Very mild stuttering versus disfluent non-stuttering children: Diagnostic utility of the weighted stuttering-like disfluencies measure. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Garnett, E., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2016). Brain morphology differences distinguish children with persistent stuttering from those who recovered. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Johnson, C., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2016). Can linguistic development trajectories differentiate between children who do and do not recover from stuttering? American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • Choo, A., Garnett, E., Chow, H., Chang, S-E. (2016). Modulating neural activity with non-invasive brain stimulation in adults who stutter. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Philadelphia, PA.

  • McAuley, J.D., Wieland, L., Chow, H., Wade, J., Chang, S-E. (2016). Behavioral and neuroimaging evidence for a core deficit in rhythm processing in developmental stuttering. International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC). San Francisco, CA.

  • Wieland, L., McAuley, J.D., Chow, H., Zhu, D.C., Chang, S-E. (2016). An fMRI study comparing rhythm perception in adults who do and do not stutter. International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC). San Francisco, CA.

  • Amick, L., Jones, K., Wade, J., Chang, S-E., McAuley, J.D. (2016). Modality and Tempo of Metronome-timed speech influence the extent of induced fluency effect in stuttering speakers. International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC). San Francisco, CA.

  • Spray, G.J., Berardi, M., Chang, S-E., Hunter, E. (2016). Voice differences in children who stutter. Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association Convention.

  • Spray, G.J., Chang, S-E., Hunter, E., Nitzkin, J.M., Berardi, M. (2016). F2 transitions in stuttering persistence and recovery. Michigan Speech Language Hearing Association Convention.

  • Chang, S-E. (2015). Subtle differences in brain network connectivity in children who stutter. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences.

  • Chang, S-E., Choo, A., Angstadt, M., Zhu, D.C. (2014). White matter differences in young children who stutter. Society for Neuroscience, Washington, DC. 2014 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. *Accepted into Neuroscience 2014’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

  • Wieland, E.A., McAuley, J.D., Zhu, D., Dilley, L.C., Chang, S.E. (2014). Brain activity differences during rhythm discrimination in adults who stutter. Society for Neuroscience, Washington, DC. 2014 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner.

  • Wieland, E.A., Dilley, L.C., Burnham, E.B., Redford, M.A., Chang, S.E. (2014). Prosodic characteristics of fluent speech by children who do and do not stutter. Annual American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) meeting. Orlando, FL.

  • Wieland, E.A., McAuley, J.D., Zhu, D., Dilley, L.C., Chang, S.E. (2014). Rhythm perception deficits in adults who stutter. The Neurosciences and Music-V, Cognitive Stimulation and Rehabilitation. Dijon, France.

  • Chang, S.-E., Clark, A. (2013). Dissociations among linguistic, cognitive, and brain structural measures in children who stutter. Annual American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) meeting. Chicago, IL.

  • Wieland, E.A., McAuley, J.D., Dilley, L.C., Chang, S.E. (2013). A comparison of rhythm discrimination ability in stuttering and non-stuttering children. Society for Music Perception and Cognition (SMPC). Toronto, Canada.

  • Wieland, E.A., Cai, S., Ayres, K., & Chang, S.E. (2013). Speech motor adaptation to auditory perturbation in children who do and do not stutter. Michigan Speech-Language-Hearing Association annual conference. Dearborn, MI.

  • Chang, S-E., Zhu, D. (2012). Neural bases of childhood developmental stuttering.

  • ASHA Leader. 2 hour-seminar presented at the Annual American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) meeting. Atlanta, GA.

  • Kagerer, F.A., Chang, S.-E. (2012). Sensorimotor integration and adaptation in developmental stuttering. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans. 2012 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. New Orleans, LA: Society for Neuroscience, 2012. *Accepted into Neuroscience 2012’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

  • Chang, S.E., Zhu, D. (2012). Neural bases of childhood developmental stuttering: Insights from DTI tractography and resting state fMRI. Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans. 2012 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. New Orleans, LA: Society for Neuroscience, 2012. *Accepted into Neuroscience 2012’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

  • Choo, A.L., Chang, S.-E., Zengin, H., Ambrose, N.G., Sharma, H., & Loucks,T. (2011). Corpus callosum morphology in children who stutter. ASHA Leader.

  • Chang, S-E., (2011). Acquired stuttering: theoretical and clinical implications. ASHA Leader

  • Chang, S-E., Horwitz, B., & Ludlow, C. (2010). Sex differences in brain connectivity underlying chronic stuttering. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego. 2010 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. San Diego, CA: Society for Neuroscience, 2010. *Accepted into Neuroscience 2010’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

    • **Selected as a paper to be presented at the press conference “Speak Your Mind: Language and the Brain” at Neuroscience 2010 in San Diego

  • Chang, S-E., Horwitz, B., & Ludlow, C. (2009). Inter- and Intra-hemispheric functional connectivity differs during speech and non-speech production in stuttering speakers.

  • Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL. 2009 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner.

  • Chicago, IL: Society for Neuroscience, 2009. *Accepted into Neuroscience 2009’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

  • Chang, S-E., Horwitz, B., & Ludlow, C. (2009). Motor area activity is modulated to a greater degree by sensory regions during non-speech than during speech production:

  • An fMRI psychophysiological interaction (PPI) study. NeuroImage, 47(S1), S63.

  • Chang, S-E., Loucks, T., Kenney, MK., & Ludlow, C. (2008). Functional neuroanatomy differences for speech and non-speech processing in stuttering. ASHA Leader, 13 (10), Program No. 1571.

  • Chang, S-E., Loucks, T., Kenney, MK., Poletto, C., & Ludlow, C. (2007). Auditory and motor region responses during speech and non-speech perception and production. NeuroImage, 36(S1), S63.

  • Loucks, T., Kenney, MK., Chang, S-E., Poletto, C., & Ludlow, C. (2007). Planning to production: The functional organization of speech and non-speech utterances. NeuroImage, 36 (S1), S74.

  • Chang, S-E., Kenney, MK., Loucks, T., Poletto, C., & Ludlow, C. (2007). Cortical reductions in sensorimotor co-activation are specific to speech in stuttering. Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA. Program No. 2007 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. San Diego, CA: Society for Neuroscience, 2007. Online.

  • Ambrose, N.G., Chang, S-E., Chon, H. C., King, A., & Steger, S. J. (2007). Right ear advantage and laterality in stuttering children and adults. ASHA Leader

  • Chang, S-E., Erickson, K., Ambrose, N., & Hasegawa-Johnson, M., & Ludlow, C. (2006). Deficient white matter development in left hemisphere speech-language regions in children who stutter. Program No. 488.14. 2006 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. Atlanta, GA: Society for Neuroscience, 2006. Online.

    • *Accepted into Neuroscience 2006’s media materials “Hot Topics” book.

    • *This study was featured in the December, 2006 issue of Clinical Neurology News

  • Chang, S-E., Erickson, K., & Ambrose, N. (2005). An MRI Study on Childhood Stuttering Persistence and Recovery. ASHA Leader, 10 (11), Program No. 0940.

  • Chang, S-E., Erickson, K., Ambrose, N. (2005). Regional white and gray matter volumetric growth differences in children with persistent versus recovered stuttering: An MRI (VBM) Study. Program No. 565.5. 2005 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 2005. Online.

  • Chang, S-E., Hasegawa-Johnson, M., & Ambrose, N. (2004). Structural evidence for sensorimotor deficits in children who stutter: an MRI study. ASHA Leader, Program No. 0504.