Our Team

Speech Pathologists

I have specialized in various areas over the span of my career as a medical speech-language pathologist. Multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary team experience has given me invaluable experience as a diagnostician and treating clinician. My philosophy of care encompasses the following: a) staying... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Hallie Clason, M.S., CCC-SLP, IMH-E (II) is a senior speech-language pathologist, credentialed infant-family specialist, neonatal developmental care specialist, and trained breastfeeding educator. Her primary clinical focus is dysphagia in infants in the cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Danielle Devore is a senior Speech Language Pathologist of the Pediatric Voice Clinic at Texas Children’s Hospital. She joined the multidisciplinary clinic in 2011. Danielle Devore is committed to the challenges of helping children with voice disorders realize their maximum potential through... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Anna Eifert evaluates children who have speech and language weaknesses, including those with articulation disorders, receptive and/or expressive language delays, apraxia, autism, and preschool stuttering. She sees children through early elementary school and specializes in the birth to 3... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Jean Hawney, MA, CCC-SLP is a Bilingual Speech Language Pathologist at Texas Children's Hospital. She has more than nine years of experience working in a variety of settings, including over five years at Texas Children’s Hospital. Jean graduated from Queens College in Jamaica, N.Y. and received... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280 (Clinic) | 832-826-2890 (Direct)
Sarah is a speech language pathologist in the Speech, Language, and Learning Department at Texas Children’s Hospital-Medical Center Campus who works primarily with patients with voice disorders. Sarah is part of a multidisciplinary Voice Team which provides evaluations for patients with voice... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Kimberly King is a bilingual speech-language pathologist at Texas Children's Hospital. Her primary clinical focus is pediatric dysphagia, and she is passionate about supporting parents of breastfed and bottle fed infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), cardiovascular intensive care... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Lauren Kwater, M.A., CCC-SLP, CLC is a senior speech-language pathologist and certified lactation counselor at Texas Children’s Hospital. Lauren has a variety of interests, including pediatric/infant dysphagia, voice disorders, brain injury, and pre-linguistic language development. She believes in... Read more


Phone: 832-826-2121
Brie Latimore, M.A., CCC-SLP, CLC is a senior speech-language pathologist and certified lactation counselor. Her primary clinical focus is pediatric dysphagia and developmental care with an emphasis in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU), in... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Katherine is a speech-language pathologist at Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Center with over 15 years of clinical experience. Her primary focus is on pediatric feeding and swallowing with expertise in treating medically complex patients varying from birth to early adulthood. Katherine performs... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Ellen Moore is a bilingual (Spanish-English) speech-language pathologist on the Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Team at Texas Children’s Hospital. She specializes in evaluation and treatment of speech and resonance from infancy to adulthood, and in establishing appropriate feeding patterns for... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Karol Musher evaluates children and adolescents who have oral and written language disorders, including dyslexia and dysgraphia. She does diagnostic testing and relies heavily on qualitative as well as quantitative results to draw conclusions. Based on her results, she refers to a network of... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
My philosophy of care includes striving to provide family-centered care to all of my patients in order to foster an environment where parents are empowered to advocate for their children and have an active role in their therapy. I take joy in treating dysphagia and providing a neuroprotective... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
Christina has been privileged to service children and families at Texas Children's Hospital for over 15 years. Her philosophy of care centers around providing evidence-based speech pathology services with emphasis on incorporating the patient-family as active team members. Christina's clinical... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
I feel that communication skills are what connect us to others. I love to teach the power of effective communication and share those skills with families so that they can move those skills to the home environment. Also, helping improve feeding skills for children leads to happier and healthier... Read more

Address: The Rise School 5618 H.Mark Crosswell Jr. Street Houston, TX 77021 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 713-532-7473
Jeanan Sfeir, M.A., CCC-SLP, CBIS is a senior speech-language pathologist who practices primarily on the inpatient critical and acute care units. Her clinical interests focus on neurological communication disorders and pediatric feeding/swallowing in patients with acquired and/or traumatic brain... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
I am dedicated to providing excellent patient care anchored in evidenced-based practice to help patients achieve a functional outcomes in cognitive/communication and swallowing disorders. Recognizing that the process is fluid in a critical care environment, I strive to keep patients and their... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-5430
Catherine Turk, PhD, CCC-SLP, is a speech-language pathologist at Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Center with over 25 years of clinical experience. Her primary focus is on pediatric feeding and swallowing with expertise in treating medically-complex patients. Dr. Turk performs videofluorocopic... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 5th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280
1) To support each child’s innate desire to communicate their thoughts and ideas to their loved ones. 2) To provide education on developmental nutrition and feeding/swallowing safety from birth through toddler years. 3) To advocate for the individual needs of each child and their family. 4) To... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands 17580 I-45 South, Suite WM230, Outpatient Building The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 936-267-7250 (Clinic) | 936-267-7303 (Direct)
Kristina Wilson, PhD, CCC-SLP is a senior speech-language pathologist and clinical researcher on the Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Teams at Texas Children’s Hospital.  Her clinical interests focus on speech production skills and velopharyngeal function in patients with cleft palate, craniofacial... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Mark Wallace Tower - 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-822-3280