Ellen C. Hagerman, MS,

Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders



Ellen received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech and Audiology from the University of Kentucky in 1977 and a Master of Science degree in Speech Language Pathology from the University of Northern Colorado in 1979.

Educational Focus

Ellen serves as the coordinator for graduate student practicum placements in the outpatient clinic and University of Kentucky Medical Center. She also provides clinical supervision to graduate students in both practicum and observation placements. In addition, Ellen coordinates placements for pediatric resident physicians obtaining shadowing experiences with speech language pathology. Finally, Ellen provides guest lectures in various courses of the undergraduate and graduate CSD program.

Clinical Focus

Ellen’s primary clinical focus is the evaluation and treatment of speech and language disorders in patients of all ages. She has particular interest in childhood apraxia of speech and alaryngeal speech following total laryngectomy.


Deem, J., and Hagerman, E. (2009). Mr. Springer: Successful Voice Restoration Following Laryngectomy In S. Chabon & E. Cohen Communication Disorders: A Case-Based Approach: Stories from the Front Line. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education: Allyn & Bacon. Invited chapter accepted for publication.  

Ellen C. Hagerman

Ellen C. Hagerman, MS, CCC-SLP,
Assistant Professor, Communication Disorders

Room 108 Wethington Building
900 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200
(859) 218-0553
Fax: (859) 257-1017