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Anita Solovy Halper

Anita Solovy Halper, American speech-language pathologist. Fellow American Speech Language Hearing Association (chair clinical certified board 1985-1987, award 1987); member International Neuropsychology Society, American Congress Rehabilitation Medicine, Academy Aphasia (treasurer since 1987), National Aphasia Association (advisory board), New York, Illinois Speech, Language, Hearing Association, Chicago Speech, Language, Hearing Association.

Background

  • Halper, Anita Solovy was born on February 16, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Maurice E. and Ruth (Chavkin) Solovy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1956. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1959.

    Career

    • Speech pathologist Illinois Children's Hospital School, Chicago, 1956-1960. Director department communicative disorders Rehabilitation Institute Chicago, since 1960. Adjunct instructor communicative disorders Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, since 1979.

      Clinical associate, professor department communication science and disorders Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1978. From instructor to associate professor clinical physical medicine and rehabilitation medicine Northwestern Medical School, Chicago, since 1968.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Co-author: numerous book chapters, editor books, journals
    • author books.

    Membership

    Fellow American Speech Language Hearing Association (chair clinical certified board 1985-1987, award 1987). Member International Neuropsychology Society, American Congress Rehabilitation Medicine, Academy Aphasia (treasurer since 1987), National Aphasia Association (advisory board), New York, Illinois Speech, Language, Hearing Association, Chicago Speech, Language, Hearing Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, swimming, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Ira S. Halper, August 28, 1956. 1 child, Amy Ruth.
    • father: Maurice E. Solovy
    • mother: Ruth (Chavkin) Solovy
    • spouse: Ira S. Halper
    • child: Amy Ruth Halper
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    Born February 16, 1935
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