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Dawn Vogler-Elias


Dawn is an Assistant Professor and co-director of I-SPAN (Interdisciplinary Specialty Program in Autism at Nazareth) at Nazareth College.  She serves as the speech-language pathology discipline coordinator for the Leadership in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) program at the University of Rochester.  Dawn received her Ph.D. in speech-language pathology from the University at Buffalo, her M.A. in speech-language pathology from the University at Buffalo, and her B.S. in communication sciences and disorders from Syracuse University. Dawn’s clinical and research interests focus on inter-disciplinary supports for children with social communication differences and professional preparation in the area of autism spectrum disorder.  She lives in Irondequoit, New York with her husband, Dennis, and two children, Adeline and Henry.

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