Ethical Challenges in Dysphagia Management

October 21, 2013

6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. ET

Sponsored by SIG 13 Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

Clinicians are often faced with ethical challenges when managing dysphagia. This webchat will provide an opportunity for discussion about clinical decision-making in dysphagia management and the ethical considerations of those decisions. Participants will have a chance to submit questions to expert panelists in the areas of ethics and dysphagia. The following panelists will be available to answer questions:

  • Paula Leslie, PhD, FRCSLT (UK), CCC-SLP (USA). Program Director: Doctor of Clinical Science (CScD) Associate Professor, Communication Science and Disorders Specialist Advisor (Swallowing Disorders) RCSLT University of Pittsburgh
  • Mary Casper, MA, CCC-SLP Corporate Rehabilitation Consultant for HCR ManorCare. SIG 15 (Gerontology) Coordinator

This free event is open to all ASHA members (it is not offered for CEUs).


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