Adriane L Baylis, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Speech Scientist :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Adriane L Baylis, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Speech Scientist

Adriane L Baylis, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Speech Scientist

Contact Information

Department of Plastic Surgery
700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3895
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Adriane Baylis, PhD, CCC-SLP, is a speech scientist, craniofacial speech pathologist and director of the Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Program. She is also Assistant Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery, Speech and Hearing Science, and Pediatrics at The Ohio State University. Her clinical interests include perceptual and instrumental assessment of velopharyngeal dysfunction in children with cleft palate and other craniofacial anomalies. Her research focuses on measurement of speech outcomes in children with cleft palate and the multifactorial nature of speech disorders and velopharyngeal dysfunction in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Cleft lip/palate, craniofacial anomalies, velopharyngeal dysfunction (velopharyngeal insufficiency/ incompetency), resonance disorders, 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (velocardiofacial/digeorge syndrome)

Research Interests

Areas of Interest:

  • Speech outcomes and disorders in populations with velopharyngeal dysfunction, cleft palate, and craniofacial syndromes, including 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (Velocardiofacial syndrome); Validity and reliability of psychological scaling methods used for listener perceptual judgments of speech of persons with cleft palate and other voice and resonance disorders.

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • University of Minnesota
    Date Completed: 07/31/2007


  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/20/2010

Professional Experience


  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Cleft Lip/Palate Center and Speech/Hearing Center


  • University of Minnesota, Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Program

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Chair (2011) of Membership Committee and Member of Research Education Committee, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Co-Chair (2010-2011) for Membership Committee (2006-present), 2008 Nominating Committee. Member since 2003.
  • 2008, 2007, 2006 ACE Awards for Excellence in Continuing Education, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. 2005 New Century Scholars Doctoral Scholarship. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association."
  • Chair (2010), Education Committee, Special Interest Division 5: Speech Science and Orofacial Anomalies, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Member since 2004.
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