Ever experienced stuttering?

Help us better understand the causes of stuttering by joining our genetics study today!

To take part, please follow the link below:

The Genetics of Stuttering Study

Find out more about our study, including what we are trying discover, the scientists involved and how you can take part.

About Stuttering

Learn about the signs and symptoms of stuttering, what is known about the causes of this condition and other useful resources.

Current Research

Find out about the latest in cutting edge stuttering research, as well as other new research from our team.

For Researchers

Opportunities for collaboration, and other useful information for researchers involved in stuttering and/or genetics.

News and Blog


By Vicki Jackson | Apr 7, 2022

A personal perspective on stuttering by Sarah Horton, speech pathologist, PhD student and person who stutters.

New paper from the Genetics of Stuttering Study Team!

By Vicki Jackson | Mar 23, 2022

Insights into the everyday experiences of people who stutter We are very excited to announce the publication of our new paper: “Self-reported impact of developmental stuttering across the lifespan” in Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology. Through our Genetics of Stuttering Study, we have collected a wealth of information from people who stutter (PWS), about the…

A new online stuttering community for New Zealand!

By Vicki Jackson | May 6, 2021

Study Participant Cody tells us about a new Facebook community he has created, to connect people who stutter in New Zealand.

Contact Us


(+64) 4 918 6166 (NZ)


Genetics of Stuttering Study, Speech and Language Group
Level 5, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
50 Flemington Road,
Parkville, VIC 3052



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