Wanda Webb

Assistant Professor
Dept. Hearing and Speech Sciences
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN 37232
Phone: 936-5000


Bachelor’s of Science, 1970, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro

Master’s of Science, 1971, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL

Doctor of Philosophy, 1979, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Dr. Wanda G. Webb received her BS from Middle Tennessee State University, her MS from Eastern Illinois University and her Ph.D. from Vanderbilt. Her clinical practice, teaching and research has centered on acquired speech and language disorders of adults. She was the first Speech-Language Pathologist at the Nashville Veterans Administration Medical Center and also began Speech-Language services at Vanderbilt Medical Center. She was the Director of Speech-Language Pathology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center until 1994. With her co-author and mentor, Dr. Russell Love, she wrote the text Neurology for the Speech-Language Pathologist which was one of the first textbooks in the profession to concentrate on the neurological foundation of communication and its disorders. Dr. Webb’s areas of teaching are Neurology, Aphasia, and Motor Speech Disorders. She is active in the state professional association (TAASLP), is the Past President of the Foundation of that organization and is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.