Leah Fabiano-Smith, PhD, CCC-SLP is professor and director of the PhD Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research interests focus on phonological development and disabilities in bilingual Latinx Spanish-English speaking preschoolers. Fabiano-Smith's research program specifically looks at clinical issues related to misdiagnosis of speech and language disorders in minoritized children. She is dedicated to the recruitment and retention of minoritized students in clinical and research programs and dismantling systemic racism in research and clinical service delivery.
Department of Communication Science and Disorders