Joan C Payne

Dr. Joan C. Payne is Professor of Communication Disorders and a nationally and internationally recognized scholar on adult neurogenic language disorders. Dr. Payne is a graduate of Howard University's and the Ohio State University's Departments of Speech and she is the first Ph.D. recipient in Communication Sciences from Howard University. A member of the Academy of Aphasia she is perhaps best known for her work on cultural and ethnic issues and African American stroke survivors. Over the years...See more