Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Dr. Abby Hemmerich joined our department in January of 2011. She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Communication Sciences and Disorders in2002, her master's degree from UW-Eau Claire in 2004, and her doctorate from the University of Iowa in 2012. She worked for two years at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa in Mason City providing acute and outpatient speech-language pathology services. In 2009, while working on her dissertation, Dr. Hemmerich provided home health speech-language pathology services in the Milwaukee area with Aegis at Home. Her research interests include treatment of voice disorders, particularly laryngeal movement disorders, treatment of swallowing disorders, and medical speech-language pathology. Currently, she teaches courses in voice and rehabilitation methods, while team teaching speech &hearing science and anatomy & physiology. In addition, she provides clinical supervision in the area of voice.