Elizabeth E. Galletta

Elizabeth E. Galletta, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Keywords
aphasia, lexical retrieval, rehabilitation, noninvasive brain stimulation, tDCS
Summary

I am involved in both clinical and research activities at NYU Langone. As a trained speech–language pathologist at Rusk Rehabilitation, I evaluate and treat patients with acquired speech–language disorders secondary to stroke, traumatic brain injury, or neurologic disease.

I also run the Neurolinguistics and Neurorehabilitation Laboratory at Rusk Rehabilitation, where my research combines behavioral speech–language treatment for aphasia with activities to promote neuroplasticity, such as noninvasive brain stimulation and aerobic exercise. My research focuses on aphasia rehabilitation after stroke, with the broad aim of helping stroke survivors to improve language and communication.

Additionally, at NYU Langone I coordinate the aphasia and Parkinson’s disease community groups and the Rusk Rehabilitation Intensive Comprehensive Aphasia Program. As an affiliated faculty member in the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders at the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, I teach graduate students about aphasia.

Academic office

240 East 38th Street

15th Floor, NNR Lab, 15-06

New York, NY 10016

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Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

PhD from CUNY Graduate Center

Fellowship, New Jersey Medical School/Kessler Foundation, Stroke Rehabilitation

Galletta, Elizabeth E; Goral, Mira

American journal of speech-language pathology. 2018 Mar 01; 27(1S):477-484

Esmaeilpour, Zeinab; Marangolo, Paola; Hampstead, Benjamin M; Bestmann, Sven; Galletta, Elisabeth; Knotkova, Helena; Bikson, Marom

Brain stimulation. 2017 Dec 21; 11(2):310-321

Conner, P S; Galletta, E; Hyun, J; Vogel-Eyny, A; Marangolo, P

Brain stimulation. 2017 July-August; (NYC):e39

Galletta, Elizabeth E; Conner, Peggy; Vogel-Eyny, Amy; Marangolo, Paola

American journal of speech-language pathology. 2016 Dec 01; 25:S854-S867

Galletta, Elizabeth E; Cancelli, Andrea; Cottone, Carlo; Simonelli, Ilaria; Tecchio, Franca; Bikson, Marom; Marangolo, Paola

Brain stimulation. 2015 Nov-Dec; 8(6):1108-1115

Galletta, Elizabeth E; Barrett, Anna M

The Oxford handbook of aphasia and language disorders. [New York, N.Y.] : Oxford University Press, 2015. p.?-?. (2231582)

Galletta, Elizabeth E; Barrett, A M

Current physical medicine & rehabilitation reports. 2014 Jun 01; 2(2):114-120