Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Elizabeth S Norton, PhD

Elizabeth S Norton, PhD

Assistant Professor of School of Communication and Medical Social Sciences

Focus of Work

Bio

My research focuses on understanding typical reading and language development as well as developmental and learning disabilities, including dyslexia, developmental language disorder, and autism spectrum disorders. My lab uses different types of brain imaging, such as MRI and EEG/ERP, in combination with behavioral measures to address these questions.

At Northwestern, I am an active member of the Institute for Innovations in Developmental Sciences (DevSci) and co-director of the DevSci Neurodev...[Read full text]
My research focuses on understanding typical reading and language development as well as developmental and learning disabilities, including dyslexia, developmental language disorder, and autism spectrum disorders. My lab uses different types of brain imaging, such as MRI and EEG/ERP, in combination with behavioral measures to address these questions.

At Northwestern, I am an active member of the Institute for Innovations in Developmental Sciences (DevSci) and co-director of the DevSci Neurodevelopmental Resource Core. I mentor doctoral students through the PhD in Communication Sciences and Disorders and the Northwestern Interdisciplinary Neuroscience (NUIN) Program.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PhD: Tufts University School of Medicine, Human Development (2012)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Brain Science (2015)

Contact

Francis Searle Building 5th floor
2240 Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208

Visit Elizabeth S Norton's Northwestern Scholars Profile to see the list of publications.