Thóra Másdóttir (Þóra Másdóttir) | IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP) Thóra Másdóttir (Þóra Másdóttir) – IALP : International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP)

Thóra Másdóttir (Þóra Másdóttir)

Thóra Másdóttir (Þóra Másdóttir) is a registered speech and language therapist/pathologist
and a Head of the Department of Speech-Language Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, at the
University of Iceland. She is a member of American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
(ASHA), and the International Expert Panel on Multilingual Children’s Speech. She is an
associate editor for Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica. Thóra‘s research interests are mainly
within phonological development as well as protracted development. In the recent years,
she has lead a team of researchers developing standardized speech and language
assessment tests for Icelandic-speaking children. Thóra is the author of Málhljóðapróf ÞM
[ÞM‘s Test of Speech Sound Disorders]. She has been an active research member involved
with the Crosslinguistic study of protracted phonological development, led by Barbara May
Bernhardt and Joseph Stemberger at University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.