Recent News:

Getting ready for conferences? Plan on stopping by Dr. Centanni's posters at the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (Baltimore, Nov 8-10) and Society for Neuroscience (Afternoon poster session on Nov 14) as she presents new findings on the neural mechanisms of speech perception in dyslexia!

Are you interested in attending graduate school? Or do you know a talented undergraduate who is?

The Centanni lab (aka the Genetics of Auditory Perception and Plasticity lab) at TCU is looking for a graduate student to start in the 2018-2019 academic year! Please see the About the Lab section and TCU's website for more information about my lab and feel free to send me an email if you have any questions! t.m.centanni (at)

Check out our recently published paper documenting the development of the visual word form area for print! Sensitivity to print comes online early, but this area is still specializing into adolescence. Click here or head to the Publications tab for the PDF!