Rene L. Utianski, Ph.D.



  1. Rochester, Minnesota



The research interests of Rene L. Utianski, Ph.D., CCC-SLP include neurogenic motor speech disorders (the dysarthrias and apraxia of speech), degenerative language disorders (aphasia), and functional speech disturbances. The primary focus of her research has been on defining the distinguishing clinical and acoustic characteristics of these neurologic disorders, establishing their neurologic and electrophysiologic correlates, and refining their differential diagnosis.

  • Neurologic speech and language disorders
  • Degenerative speech and language disorders
  • Functional speech disorders

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2023
    ResidentARZ PLASTIC SURGERY, INTEGRATE, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2020
    ResidentNeurology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2015
    Research Fellowship - ElectrophysiologyMovement Disorder Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratory, Department of Neurology
  4. 2014
    PhD - Speech and Hearing ScienceArizona State University
  5. 2010
    MS - Communication Sciences and DisordersArizona State University
  6. 2008
    BA - Psychology and Speech and Hearing ScienceThe George Washington University


  1. 2016
    Speech-Language PathologyAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Reconocimientos y distinciones

  1. 2018
    Award for Continuing Education (ACE)American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  2. 2013
    Outstanding Graduate StudentArizona State University, College of Health Solutions
  3. 2013
    Dissertation FellowshipArizona State University, Graduate College
  4. 2012
    Leadership Scholarship AwardThe Council of Academic Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders
  5. 2012
    P.E.O. ScholarPhilanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.)
  6. 2012
    New Century Doctoral Scholar AwardAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
  7. 2010
    Marilyn Quintana Moline FellowshipArizona State Senate
  8. 2008
    Student Clinical Award, Speech and Hearing ClinicArizona State University
  9. 2007
    J.W. Hillis Leadership AwardThe George Washington University

Membresía en asociaciones profesionales

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberAcademy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences
  2. 2018 - present
    FacultyAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  3. 2018 - present
    MemberAcademy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences
  4. 2017 - present
    Member International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART)
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberMinnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  6. 2015 - present
    MemberASHA Special Interest Group 19: Speech Science
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberInternational Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
  8. 2012 - present
    MemberAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  9. 2010 - present
    MemberASHA Special Interest Group 2: Neurophysiology and Speech & Language Disorders