Dr. Yunusova is a Senior Scientist and Communication Team Leader at UHN-TRI. She is also an associate professor at the Dept. of Speech Language Pathology at UofT. Yana's research is focused on neurologic disorders affecting speech (e.g., Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, stroke) and speech rehabilitation after diagnosis of these conditions. Her research program is devoted to understanding how neurologic damage affects speech as well as developing new assessments and novel efficacious treatments for individuals with neurogenic speech disorders.