Research at the Kansas Center for Autism Research and Training

Biobehavioral sciences in communication disorders


This is a current project.


The Biobehavioral Sciences in Communication Disorders Center (BNCD) supports research projects at the Lawrence campus and the Kansas University Medical Center in communication disorders. Research spans a wide range of issues about the causes and treatment of communications disorders from infancy to old age, including studies on infant attention, the decline of working memory in old age as reflected in speech, and developing more precise measures of hearing loss to aid cochlear implant design.


Project Administration

Mabel Rice, principal investigator


Project Contact

Mabel Rice, Ph.D., Director/Professor
Child Language Program
3031 Dole Human Development Center
1000 Sunnyside Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66045-7555
mabel@ku.edu
785-864-4570 (phone)
785-864-4571 (fax)


This is a project of:

Kansas Intelllectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (KIDDRC)

Biobehavioral Neurosciences in Communication Disorders Center (BNCD)


Related Projects

BNCD research projects

Funded by:

National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)

Project Website

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