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Joan Callahan

Joan Callahan, American speech arts and communicative disorders educator. Pre-school hearing grantee Nassau County Board Health, 1989-1991. Member American Speech Hearing Language Association, Alexander Graham Bell Association, New York State Speech and Hearing Association, Council Education Deaf, Long Island Speech and Hearing Association.

Background

  • Callahan, Joan was born on May 7, 1939 in New York City. Daughter of Lewis B. and Etta P. (Perlmutter) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Adelphi University, 1960. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1961. D. Arts, Adelphi University, 1982.

    Career

    • Instructor Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, 1975-1978, coordinator deaf education, since 1978, associate professor, since 1986.

    Works

    • Contributor chapter to textbook: Language and Communication Disorders in Children, second edition 1989.

    Membership

    Member American Speech Hearing Language Association, Alexander Graham Bell Association, New York State Speech and Hearing Association, Council Education Deaf, Long Island Speech and Hearing Association.

    Connections

    • 1 child, Jennifer.
    • father: Lewis B. Schwartz
    • mother: Etta P. (Perlmutter) Schwartz
    • child: Jennifer Callahan
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    Born March 7, 1939
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