Reviewing the Importance and Limits of Screening and Bedside Assessment in Dysphagia
October 6, 2015
5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. ET
Sponsored by SIG 13 Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)
This live, online chat will discuss the utility and limitations of dysphagia screenings and clinical bedside examinations. It will include discussion of the latest research on both screening and bedside examinations for patients with dysphagia. This web chat will provide clinicians with the opportunity to ask questions about recent research and discuss the merits of clinical bedside examinations and dysphagia screeners. Expert panelists are:
- Jay Rosenbek, PhD, CCC-SLP, BC-NCD, professor emeritus, Department of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences, University of Florida, and adjunct professor, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
- Debra M. Suiter, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, director of the University of Kentucky Voice & Swallow Clinic in Lexington, Kentucky
This free event is open to all ASHA members (it is not offered for CEUs).