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Course #: 2162

2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference:

Cutting Edge Assessment & Treatment

Location Date Price
Charleston, SC
October 11-13, 2013

CEUs: 2.1

$425.00
Thank you for your interest in this seminar. We are unable to take further registrations as the seminar date has already past. Please feel free to view other uplcoming seminars by clicking here or contacting our office at 888-337-3866.

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2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference
Cutting Edge Assessment & Treatment

October 11-13, 2013

Embassy Suites Hotel
North Charleston, SC



Program Director

Bonnie Martin-Harris, Ph.D.

2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference - Learn More >>
– Invited Faculty –

Joan Arvedson, PhD   •   Karla Au Yeung, MD   •   Peter Belafsky, MD  
  Giselle Carnaby-Mann, PhD
James Coyle, PhD   •    Michael Crary, PhD  •    Karen Dikeman, MA   
 Marta Kazandjian, MA   •   Lisa Kelchner, PhD    •   Susan Langmore, PhD    •    Cathy Lazarus, PhD
   Maureen Lefton-Greif, PhD     •    Rebecca Leonard, PhD
Paula Leslie, PhD     •   Jan Lewin, PhD     •   Jeri Logemann, PhD     •   Christy Ludlow, PhD
Donna Lundy, PhD     •    Bonnie Martin-Harris, PhD   •   Gary McCullough, PhD     •   Timothy McCulloch, MD
   David McFarland, PhD   •   William Pearson, PhD   •   JoAnne Robbins, PhD
  Jay Rosenbek, PhD   •   Reza Shaker, MD   •    Paula Sullivan, MS   •   And more...

Description:

The most comprehensive Dysphagia Conference ever offered by NSS! New instrumental and behavioral interventions for persons with dysphagia have recently emerged. The 2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference will bring together the leading and highly respected master clinicians in the field of dysphagia to share cutting edge and evidence-based assessments and treatments that will influence best practice in dysphagia service delivery. Join us for this clinically focused program in the beautiful and historic city of Charleston, South Carolina. Scroll below for session/topic schedule. 
  

Tuition: $425 after June 1, 2013

 

Friday — October 11, 2013

7:00 – 7:45 REGISTRATION / ATTENDEE CHECK IN / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:45 – 8:00 CONFERENCE WELCOME: Dr. Bonnie Martin-Harris

8:00 – 12:30 MORNING SESSION — ASSESSMENT: WHAT, WHEN, HOW & WHY

 8:00 – 9:15 POST GRADUATE ESSENTIALS FOR CLINICAL PRACTICE 
                 Ludlow, Pearson, McCulloch, Shaker

        • Neural Control
        • Head and Neck Anatomy
        • Esophageal Anatomy and Physiology

 9:15 – 10:00 ICF MODEL ACROSS THE LIFESPAN Ellis, Kelchner, Lefton-Greif

        • Integration of the ICF Model
        • Physiologic Factors
        • Patient & Environmental Factors

10:00 – 10:30 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:30 – 12:00 ASSESSMENT CONTINUUM McCullough, Belafsky, Carnaby-Mann, McCulloch

        • Assessing Beyond the Pharynx
        • Evaluation of Risk and Recovery Prediction
        • Re-evaluation and Follow-up
        • When To Refer

12:00 – 12:30 TECHNOLOGY: TOOLS OR TOYS? Leonard, Belafsky

        • Standardization and Calibration of Measures

12:30 – 12:45 LUNCH SERVED TO ATTENDEES

12:45 – 1:45 WORKING LUNCH: STANDARDIZATION OF ASSESSMENT AND
                   TARGETED TREATMENT Martin-Harris

1:45 – 2:00 BREAK

2:00 – 5:30 AFTERNOON SESSION — TREATMENT: WHAT, WHEN, HOW & WHY

2:00 – 2:30 PRINCIPLES OF LIMB MOTOR LEARNING: IS THERE RELEVANCE
                 TO THE UPPER AERODIGESTIVE TRACT? Robbins

2:30 – 3:00 SENSORI-MOTOR INTEGRATION McFarland

3:00 – 3:30 CROSS SYSTEM INTERACTIONS McFarland, Martin-Harris 

3:30 – 4:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

4:00 – 5:00 DYSPHAGIA INTERVENTION Crary, Belafsky, Robbins

        • Patient Readiness for Behavioral Therapy
        • Adjunctive Modalities (NMES and sEMG Biofeedback)
        • Does the Assessment Support the Intervention
        • Web-Based Application

5:00 – 5:30 PROGNOSIS AND RECOVERY Rosenbek

5:30 – 6:30 ADJOURN AND EXHIBITOR RECEPTION


Saturday — October 12, 2013

7:00 - 7:30 SIGN IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:30 – 8:00 WORKING BREAKFAST: RADIATION SAFETY Huda, Bonilha

8:00 – 9:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Trachs, Tubes and Vents: Frequently Asked Questions Dikeman, Kazandjian, Blair

Room #2: Instrumentation in the Swallowing Clinic: Respiration, Acoustic and Auditory
               Biofeedback, and NMES Leonard, McFarland, Ludlow, Langmore

Room #3: Strengthening-Based Interventions and Training Paradigms Carnaby-Mann, Robbins, Lazarus

Room #4: Airway/Respiratory and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Kelchner, White, Lefton-Greif

Room #5: Guiding and Supporting Decision-Making for the Medically Fragile Elder:
               Feeding, Swallowing, and Nutrition Considerations Sullivan, Lundy

Room #6: Neonates in the NICU Arvedson, Southgate

9:30 – 10:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:00 – 11:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Special Challenges in Post-Acute Adult Extended Care Facilities
               Sullivan, Leslie, Rosenbek

Room #2: Relevance of Labs, Meds, Imaging, Special Procedures in Adult and Pediatric 
               Dysphagia Assessment and Management O'Rourke, Coyle

Room #3: Bedside Assessment: What Does It Tell You? Logemann, McCullough

Room #4: Gastrointestinal and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Arvedson, Au Yeung 

Room #5: Obstructive and Restrictive Pulmonary Diseases
               Martin-Harris, Strange, Bowman

Room #6: Cardiopulmonary Disorders in Pediatrics  Lefton-Greif, Halstead, Zyblewski 

11:30 - 1:30: LUNCH SERVED & EXHIBITS

12:00 – 1:00 WORKING LUNCH: Challenges and Opportunities in Furthering the
                   Adoption and Use of Electronic Health Records Wager, Sandidge

1:30 – 3:00 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Trachs, Tubes and Vents: Frequently Asked Questions Dikeman, Kazandjian, Blair

Room #2: Instrumentation in the Swallowing Clinic: Respiration, Acoustic and Auditory
               Biofeedback, and NMES Leonard, McFarland, Ludlow, Langmore

Room #3: Strengthening-Based Interventions and Training Paradigms Carnaby-Mann, Robbins, Lazarus

Room #4: Airway/Respiratory and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Kelchner, White, Lefton-Greif

Room #5: Adult Progressive Neurological Disorders Plowman, Stickler, Ciucci, Focht

Room #6: Stable and Progressive Pediatric Neurological Disorders
               Bowman, McGhee, McGrattan, Kinsman

3:00 – 4:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

4:00 – 5:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Special Challenges in Post-Acute Adult Extended Care Facilities
               Sullivan, Leslie, Rosenbek

Room #2: Relevance of Labs, Meds, Imaging, Special Procedures in Adult and Pediatric 
               Dysphagia Assessment and Management O'Rourke, Coyle

Room #3: Bedside Assessment: What Does It Tell You? Logemann, McCullough

Room #4: Gastrointestinal and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Arvedson, Au Yeung 

Room #5: Head and Neck Cancer Lewin, Lundy, Lazarus, Gillespie

Room #6: Craniofacial Anomalies Discolo, McGhee, McGrattan

5:30 – 6:30 SPECIAL CASE GRAND ROUNDS: 6 Case Presentations  
                 (5-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion) MUSC faculty will moderate

6:30 ADJOURN


Sunday — October 13, 2013

7:00  7:30 SIGN IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:30 – 8:00 WORKING BREAKFAST: MBS and FEES – NOT AN EITHER/OR DECISION Langmore, Lundy

8:00  8:45 FROM EVIDENCE TO CLINICAL PRACTICE Rosenbek

8:45  9:30 PAIRING CLINICIANS WITH SCIENTISTS: WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
                 Durkalski, Logemann, Carnaby-Mann  

9:30 – 10:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:00  11:30 OUTCOMES AND HEALTHCARE REFORM Blue, McCullough, Ellis

      • Interprofessional Team Based Healthcare
      • Patient Versus Clinician Goals
      • Quality and Cost Effectiveness
      • Measurement and Informatics

11:30 – 12:30 ETHICAL DECISION MAKING Leslie

12:30 CONFERENCE ADJOURMENT & COLLECTION OF CEU FORMS



The Charleston Swallowing Conference wishes to acknowledge and
thank our corporate sponsors for their support.

 

KAY >>                           TIMM >>



Cancellation Policy & Late Registration

Registration Cancellation Policy:

Tuition will be refunded less a $25 processing fee if emailed notification is received by NSS up to two weeks prior to the seminar date. Two weeks to 72 hours prior to seminar date: 50% refund; 72 hours or less: no refund. NSS reserves the right to cancel the event up to 7 days prior to the seminar date. If cancelled by NSS full tuition refunds will be issued. Substitutions are permitted if NSS is notified in advance by phone or email.

Late Registration Fee:

Add $20 to tuition rate if registration is received within
2 weeks of the seminar date.

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Outline

Thursday — October 10, 2013

6:00p – 8:00p EARLY REGISTRATION / ATTENDEE CHECK IN

Friday — October 11, 2013

7:00 – 7:45 REGISTRATION / ATTENDEE CHECK IN / CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:45 – 8:00 CONFERENCE WELCOME: Dr. Bonnie Martin-Harris

8:00 – 12:30 MORNING SESSION — ASSESSMENT: WHAT, WHEN, HOW & WHY

 8:00 – 9:15 POST GRADUATE ESSENTIALS FOR CLINICAL PRACTICE 
                 Ludlow, Pearson, McCulloch, Shaker

        • Neural Control
        • Head and Neck Anatomy
        • Esophageal Anatomy and Physiology

 9:15 – 10:00 ICF MODEL ACROSS THE LIFESPAN Ellis, Kelchner, Lefton-Greif

        • Integration of the ICF Model
        • Physiologic Factors
        • Patient & Environmental Factors

10:00 – 10:30 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:30 – 12:00 ASSESSMENT CONTINUUM McCullough, Belafsky, Carnaby-Mann, McCulloch

        • Assessing Beyond the Pharynx
        • Evaluation of Risk and Recovery Prediction
        • Re-evaluation and Follow-up
        • When To Refer

12:00 – 12:30 TECHNOLOGY: TOOLS OR TOYS? Leonard, Belafsky

        • Standardization and Calibration of Measures

12:30 – 12:45 LUNCH SERVED TO ATTENDEES

12:45 – 1:45 WORKING LUNCH: STANDARDIZATION OF ASSESSMENT AND
                   TARGETED TREATMENT Martin-Harris

1:45 – 2:00 BREAK

2:00 – 5:30 AFTERNOON SESSION — TREATMENT: WHAT, WHEN, HOW & WHY

2:00 – 2:30 PRINCIPLES OF LIMB MOTOR LEARNING: IS THERE RELEVANCE
                 TO THE UPPER AERODIGESTIVE TRACT? Robbins

2:30 – 3:00 SENSORI-MOTOR INTEGRATION McFarland

3:00 – 3:30 CROSS SYSTEM INTERACTIONS McFarland, Martin-Harris 

3:30 – 4:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

4:00 – 5:00 DYSPHAGIA INTERVENTION Crary, Belafsky, Robbins

        • Patient Readiness for Behavioral Therapy
        • Adjunctive Modalities (NMES and sEMG Biofeedback)
        • Does the Assessment Support the Intervention
        • Web-Based Application

5:00 – 5:30 PROGNOSIS AND RECOVERY Rosenbek

5:30 – 6:30 ADJOURN AND EXHIBITOR RECEPTION


Saturday — October 12, 2013

7:00 - 7:30 SIGN IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:30 – 8:00 WORKING BREAKFAST: RADIATION SAFETY Huda, Bonilha

8:00 – 9:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Trachs, Tubes and Vents: Frequently Asked Questions Dikeman, Kazandjian, Blair

Room #2: Instrumentation in the Swallowing Clinic: Respiration, Acoustic and Auditory
               Biofeedback, and NMES Leonard, McFarland, Ludlow, Langmore

Room #3: Strengthening-Based Interventions and Training Paradigms Carnaby-Mann, Robbins, Lazarus

Room #4: Airway/Respiratory and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Kelchner, White, Lefton-Greif

Room #5: Guiding and Supporting Decision-Making for the Medically Fragile Elder:
               Feeding, Swallowing, and Nutrition Considerations Sullivan, Lundy

Room #6: Neonates in the NICU Arvedson, Southgate

9:30 – 10:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:00 – 11:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Special Challenges in Post-Acute Adult Extended Care Facilities
               Sullivan, Leslie, Rosenbek

Room #2: Relevance of Labs, Meds, Imaging, Special Procedures in Adult and Pediatric 
               Dysphagia Assessment and Management O'Rourke, Coyle

Room #3: Bedside Assessment: What Does It Tell You? Logemann, McCullough

Room #4: Gastrointestinal and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Arvedson, Au Yeung 

Room #5: Obstructive and Restrictive Pulmonary Diseases
               Martin-Harris, Strange, Bowman

Room #6: Cardiopulmonary Disorders in Pediatrics  Lefton-Greif, Halstead, Zyblewski 

11:30 - 1:30: LUNCH SERVED & EXHIBITS

12:00 – 1:00 WORKING LUNCH: Challenges and Opportunities in Furthering the
                   Adoption and Use of Electronic Health Records Wager, Sandidge

1:30 – 3:00 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Trachs, Tubes and Vents: Frequently Asked Questions Dikeman, Kazandjian, Blair

Room #2: Instrumentation in the Swallowing Clinic: Respiration, Acoustic and Auditory
               Biofeedback, and NMES Leonard, McFarland, Ludlow, Langmore

Room #3: Strengthening-Based Interventions and Training Paradigms Carnaby-Mann, Robbins, Lazarus

Room #4: Airway/Respiratory and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Kelchner, White, Lefton-Greif

Room #5: Adult Progressive Neurological Disorders Plowman, Stickler, Ciucci, Focht

Room #6: Stable and Progressive Pediatric Neurological Disorders
               Bowman, McGhee, McGrattan, Kinsman

3:00 – 4:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

4:00 – 5:30 CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS — Attendees Select One

Room #1: Special Challenges in Post-Acute Adult Extended Care Facilities
               Sullivan, Leslie, Rosenbek

Room #2: Relevance of Labs, Meds, Imaging, Special Procedures in Adult and Pediatric 
               Dysphagia Assessment and Management O'Rourke, Coyle

Room #3: Bedside Assessment: What Does It Tell You? Logemann, McCullough

Room #4: Gastrointestinal and Swallowing Interactions in Pediatrics Arvedson, Au Yeung 

Room #5: Head and Neck Cancer Lewin, Lundy, Lazarus, Gillespie

Room #6: Craniofacial Anomalies Discolo, McGhee, McGrattan

5:30 – 6:30 SPECIAL CASE GRAND ROUNDS: 6 Case Presentations  
                 (5-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion) MUSC faculty will moderate

6:30 ADJOURN


Sunday — October 13, 2013

7:00  7:30 SIGN IN & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST OFFERED

7:30 – 8:00 WORKING BREAKFAST: MBS and FEES – NOT AN EITHER/OR DECISION Langmore, Lundy

8:00  8:45 FROM EVIDENCE TO CLINICAL PRACTICE Rosenbek

8:45  9:30 PAIRING CLINICIANS WITH SCIENTISTS: WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
                 Durkalski, Logemann, Carnaby-Mann  

9:30 – 10:00 BREAK & EXHIBITS

10:00  11:30 OUTCOMES AND HEALTHCARE REFORM Blue, McCullough, Ellis

      • Interprofessional Team Based Healthcare
      • Patient Versus Clinician Goals
      • Quality and Cost Effectiveness
      • Measurement and Informatics

11:30 – 12:30 ETHICAL DECISION MAKING Leslie

12:30 CONFERENCE ADJOURMENT & COLLECTION OF CEU FORMS


The Charleston Swallowing Conference wishes to acknowledge and
thank our corporate sponsors for their support.

 

KAY >>                           TIMM >>

Speaker Profile


Conference Director:

Bonnie Martin-Harris, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

 

Invited Faculty: 

Unless specifically noted below, the speakers have no financial nor non-financial disclosures
applicable to their sessions at The 2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference.
 

Joan Arvedson, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Program Coordinator, Feeding & Swallowing Services, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Financial Disclosure: Author of educational materials/courses published by Northern Speech, Pearson Publishing, and Cengage Learning; receives royalties.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Karla Au Yeung, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Co-Director The Johns Hopkins Center for Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders and Research
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Peter Belafsky, MD, PhD
University of California, Davis, CA
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Julie Blair, MA, CCC-SLP
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Amy Blue, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Heather Bonilha, PhD, CCC-SLP
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure — Independent Contractor on NIH funded research projects; receives grant funding. 

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Charles Bowman, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Director of Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy, and Immunology
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Giselle Carnaby (Mann), MPH, PhD, CCC-SLP, ASHA FELLOW
Associate Professor; Co-Director, Swallowing Research Laboratory
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Michelle Ciucci, PhD
Assistant Professor, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI

Financial Disclosure — Presenter for LSVT Global; receives speaking fees. 
Financial Disclosure — InVoice, LLC; ownership interests. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — Volunteer presenter and board member for Wisconsin Chapter of the American Parkinson's Disease Association; receives no compensation. 

James L. Coyle, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Associate Professor, Department of Communication Science and Disorders
University of Pittsburgh, PA

Financial Disclosure: Author of educational online courses published by Northern Speech Services, receives royalties.
Non-Financial Disclosure: Specialty Board on Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders; Board Member.

Michael Crary, PhD, ASHA FELLOW
Professor of Speech-Language Pathology; Director, Swallowing Research Laboratory
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Karen Dikeman, MA, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Silvercrest Centre for Nursing and Rehabilitation, Briarwood, NY
Financial Disclosure: Author of "Communication and Swallowing Management of Tracheostomized and Ventilator-Dependent Adults, 2nd edition"; receives royalties.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Christopher Discolo, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Valerie Durkalski, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Charles Ellis, Jr., PhD, CCC-SLP
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Kendrea Focht, CScD, CCC-SLP
Doctoral Student, Health and Rehabilitation Science, Evelyn Trammell Institute for Voice and Swallowing
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

M. Boyd Gillespie, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Lucinda Halstead, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Medical Director, MUSC Evelyn Trammell Institute for Voice and Swallowing
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Walter Huda, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Marta Kazandjian, MA, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Director, Speech Pathology and Swallowing
Silvercrest Centre for Nursing and Rehabilitation, Briarwood, NY

Financial Disclosure: Author of "Communication and Swallowing Management of Tracheostomized and Ventilator-Dependent Adults, 2nd edition"; receives royalties.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Lisa N. Kelchner, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Cincinnati; Clinical Researcher, Speech Pathology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, Ohio

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Stephen L. Kinsman, MD
Associate Professor of Neurosciences, Division of Pediatric Neurology
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.


Susan E. Langmore, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Professor, Otolaryngology; Clinical Professor, Speech Language Hearing Sciences
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Cathy Lazarus, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Associate Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University; Research Director, Thyroid Head and Neck Research Center, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Maureen Lefton-Greif, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Rebecca Leonard, PhD, CCC-SLP
Director, Voice-Speech-Swallowing Center
University of California, Davis, CA

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Paula Leslie, PhD, CCC-SLP, FRCSLT
Program Director, Doctor of Clinical Science (CScD); Associate Professor, Communication Science and Disorders
University of Pittsburgh, PA

Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Jan Lewin, PhD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Jeri Logemann, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery and Neurology; Ralph and Jean Sundin Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Financial Disclosure — Independent Contractor for Bracco Diagnostics, Inc.; receives grant funding.
Financial Disclosure — Author of educational resources and online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Author of educational resources published by Pro-Ed; receives royalty. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Christy Ludlow, PhD, CCC-SLP
James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium.
Financial Disclosure — Consultant and Researcher with Passy Muir; receives salary and consulting fees.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — Board Member for National Foundation on Swallowing Disorders. 

Donna Lundy, PhD, CCC-SLP
Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Bonnie Martin-Harris, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Professor, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Financial Disclosure — Dr. Martin-Harris' employer, MUSC, receives royalties from Northern Speech
related to the MBSImP Online Training.
Financial Disclosure — VA and NIH/NIDCD; grant and research funding support.
Financial Disclosure — Bracco Diagnostics; grant funding support.
Financial Disclosure — Employed by MUSC; receives salary. 

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Gary McCullough, PhD, CCC-SLP
Professor, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Timothy McCulloch, MD
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor with NIH; receives grant funding.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

David McFarland, PhD, CCC-SLP
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Montréal and McGill University
Montréal, QC

Financial Disclosure: Ownership/Management with LSVT Global, Inc; receives salary and has ownership interests.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Katlyn McGrattan, MS, CCC-SLP
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: Principal investigator with a NIH grant; receives grant funding.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Heather McGhee, MS, CCC-SLP
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Ashli O’Rourke, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Bill Pearson, PhD
Assistant Professor, Cellular Biology & Anatomy
Medical College of Georgia / Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Emily Plowman, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Financial Disclosure: Performs research funded by the National Institute of Health (NICHD, NIDCD); receives grant funding.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.


JoAnne Robbins, PhD, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine; Associate Director, Geriatric Research Educational and Clinical Center (GRECC), Veterans Hospital Madison
Madison, WI

Financial Disclosure: Ownership interest in Swallow Solutions, LLC, distributor of the MOST® Device; Board Member and Owner.
Financial Disclosure: Presenter of educational courses distributed by Northern Speech; receives royalties.

Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — co-Author of text, "Easy-To-Swallow; Easy-To-Chew Cookbook"; receives royalty payments. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

John (Jay) Rosenbek, PhD, CCC-SLP
Professor, Dept of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

John Sandidge, MA, CCC-SLP
Project Coordinator, MBSImP Development; Clinical & Technical Therapy Services Consultant
Memphis, TN

Financial Disclosure — Consultant to Medical University of South Carolina related to the MBSImP; receives consulting fees and royalties.
Financial Disclosure — Consultant to Northern Speech Services related to the MBSImP; receives consulting fees.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Reza Shaker, MD
Joseph E. Geenen Professor and Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Financial Disclosure: Board Member, Somna Therapeutics; equity stake.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

David Stickler, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Charlie Strange, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor with Alpha-1 Association; receives grants.
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor and consultant with CSL Behring; receives grants and consulting fees.
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor with Entera Health; receives grants.
Financial Disclosure: Consultant with Astra Zeneca; receives consulting fees.
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor and consultant with Uptake Medical; receives grants.
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor with PneumRX; receives grants.
Financial Disclosure: Independent contractor with Pulmonx; receives grants.
Financial Disclosure: Consultant with Intrexon; receives consulting fees.

Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

William Southgate, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Paula Sullivan, MS, CCC-SLP, BRS-S
Senior Speech-Language Pathologist
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, Gainesville, FL

Financial Disclosure — Coauthor of the text, "Easy-To-Swallow; Easy-To-Chew Cookbook"; receives royalty payments. 
Financial Disclosure — Author of online CE courses sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives royalties. 
Financial Disclosure — Presenter of CE seminars sponsored by Northern Speech Services; receives honorarium. 
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None. 

Karen Wager, MHS, DBA
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

David White, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.

Sinai Zyblewski, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Financial Disclosure: None.
Nonfinancial Disclosure — None.


Location & Lodging

Seminar Location:

Embassy Suites Hotel North Charleston
Convention Center, Ballroom C
5055 International Blvd.
North Charleston, SC 29418

Phone: 843-747-1882
Click for Directions

ALERT! Please ensure you have confirmed your conference registration **PRIOR TO** booking any airline travel or hotel rooms. Your conference registration confirmation will arrive to you via email. 

Room Block: The Embassy Suites room block is now sold out.

*Nearby Hotels: Additional room blocks available at these nearby hotels.  All are within 0.5 miles of the conference venue.  Mention Northern Speech / Charleston Swallowing Conference for group rates. 

Airline Partner: Delta Airlines is the official airline of The 2013 Charleston Swallowing Conference.  Use meeting code NMF4V when you book at Delta.com. Confirm conference registration prior to booking any airline travel.  


The Charleston Swallowing Conference wishes to acknowledge and
thank our corporate sponsors for their support.

 

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Intended Audience

  • SLP

Accreditation


This conference is offered for 2.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

ASHA CEUS: Attendees must meet at least one of the following conditions in order to be eligible to earn ASHA CEUs:

  • Current ASHA Member
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) Holder
  • Licensed by a state or provincial regulatory agency to practice speech-language pathology (SLP) or audiology
  • Credentialed by a state regulatory agency to practice SLP or audiology
  • Credentialed by a national regulatory agency to practice SLP or audiology
  • Engaged in a Clinical Fellowship under the supervision of an individual with their ASHA CCC
  • Currently enrolled in a masters or doctoral program in SLP or audiology

If an attendee is not an ASHA member or CCC holder but meets any of the above criteria, they may provide their eligibility on the ASHA CEU Participant Form or inform the ASHA CE Registry of their eligibility by visiting this site.  

Past Participant Comments


We are excited to sponsor the first Charleston Swallowing Conference since 2005. 
We hope you will be able to join us in Charleston.

 



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