Ellen Cohn is a professor in the Department of Communication Science and Disorders and an ASHA Fellow. She teaches courses in cleft palate/craniofacial disorders, professional issues, culture, diversity and healthcare, and rhetoric and communication. Cohn has co-authored books on: telerehabilitation, communication science and disorders (a casebook), videofluoroscopy/cleft palate; diversity in higher education; and communication, and co-authored two programs at the University of Pittsburgh's School of Law: a Certificate Program in Disability Law, and the first MSL with a Concentration in Disability Law. She is a member of numerous professional organizations, including American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, and American Telemedicine Association (past Board of Directors). She serves as the founding Editor of the International Journal of Telerehabilitation. Cohn is a past investigator for a Department of Education - National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Telerehabilitation.