Research Interests / Training Areas:
- Pediatric speech and language disorders
- Supervision in speech language pathology
Christi Masters, M.S., CCC-SLP is a clinical assistant professor at the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at Purdue University. She received her Bachelor's degree from Purdue University and her Master's degree from Arizona State University. Her primary expertise lies in identification, evaluation, and clinical management of speech and language disorders in young children. She is also a certified trainer on the topic of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders through the Great Lakes FASD Regional Training Center.
She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), professional licensure from the state of Indiana and is a member of the Indiana Speech and Hearing Association. She is a Coordinating Committee Member for ASHA's Special Interest Group (SIG) 11 on Administration and Supervision.
Recent Publications and Presentations:
Masters, C. (2013). “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Early Identification and Treatment Considerations”. Oral presentation at American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2013 National Convention, Chicago, IL.
Masters, C. (2012). Developmental screening in early childhood: Importance and implementation. Oral presentation at Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference.Masters, C. (2012). Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: Foundations, Diagnosis and Treatment. Oral presentation at Imua Family Services' 2nd Annual Early Childhood Conference.