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Last updated: 5/25/2017
Dr. Edward G. Conture
Retired Member
Professional Information
Vanderbilt University
Professor Emeritus
53 Westall Avenue
Asheville
North Carolina
28804-3529  United States
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615-429-6155 (Phone)
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Personal Information
1/30/1945
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Education/Experience
B.S. Emerson College, Communication Sciences & Disorders, 1967
M.A. Northwestern University, Speech-Language Pathology, 1968
PhD University of Iowa, Speech-Language Pathology, 1972

Since 1972, I have clinically served, trained future clinicians, taught courses and conducted research regarding stuttering, with particular reference to preschool-age children and their families. Besides the BCS-FD, I hold the CCC-SLP from the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association as well as North Carolina State Licensure (Lic. # 10223).

During this 40+ years of experience I worked at Syracuse University (1972-1997) and Vanderbilt University (1997-2013)

Currently, I am Professor Emeritus, Dept. Hearing and Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt University and reside in Asheville, NC 28804-3529
Social/Volunteer Organizations
I am a Fellow (1991) and Honoree (2007), American Speech, Language and Hearing Association as well as a Frank R. Kleffner Career Awardee (2005) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation and Malcolm Fraser Awardee (2003) from the Stuttering Foundation of America.

Currently, I am a Senior Specialist, Fulbright Specialist Program, having received a Fulbright award to advise, consult, instruct, and further clinical services for people who stutter in Bulgaria.
More Information
I have published extensively on childhood stuttering, for example, below are listed some of our 2013-2014 publications (PMCID = PubMedCentralIdentification: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/


Conture E., Kelly E., Walden T. (2013). Temperament, speech and language: An overview. Journal of Communication Disorders, 46,46 125–142. PMCID: PMC3630249

Jones, R., Conture, E., & Walden, T. (2014). Emotional reactivity and regulation associated with fluent and stuttered utterances of preschool-age children who stutter. Journal of Communication Disorders, 48, 38-51, doi: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2014.02.001 PubMed Journal [In Progress].

Tumanova, V., Conture, E., Lambert, W. & Walden, T. (in press). Speech disfluencies of preschool-age children who do and do not stutter. Journal of Communication Disorders, Pub Med Journal [In Progress].