Ramya Kumar

Undergraduate College and Degree: BA in Psychology from The University of Massachusetts Lowell

Master’s Degree:  MS in Biological Sciences from The University of Massachusetts Lowell, MS in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Baylor University

Board Certified: Yes: Certification of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association (CCC-SLP), Board Certified Specialist in Swallowing (BCSS), Certified Neonatal Therapist (CNT), International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)

Professional Memberships: American Speech and Hearing Association, National Association of Neonatal Therapists

Neonatal Developmental Care Specialist Designation (National Association of Neonatal Nurses)
ASHA Leadership Development Program – 2017 Medical Cohort
Neonatal Touch and Massage Certified Therapist (NTMTC)
Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) LOUD
Interactive Metronome

Office Location: Glendale

Publications and Research:

Mihalick, S., Ortiz, D., Kumar, R., Rogers, E., Shea, T.(2003). Folate and Vitamin E Deficiency Impair Cognitive Performance in Mice Subjected To Oxidative Stress. NeuroMolecular Medicine, 197-201

Kumar, R., Madden, M. Lost and overwhelmed in the nipple aisle? A comparison of bottle nipple flow rates and viscosities for clinicians – Poster presentation at ASHA Healthcare and Business Institue & Feeding Matters Conference.