Muscle Tension Dysphagia – What is it and how do we treat it? – Journal Club
Presented by: Christina Kang Rosow, MM, MS, CCC-SLP and Jessica Lasky, MS, CCC-SLP
November 8, 2023 at 8:30 PM EST
After this journal club, you will be able to…
- Identify symptoms associated with Muscle Tension Dysphagia.
- Describe evaluation techniques used in the differential diagnosis of Muscle Tension Dysphagia.
- Identify contributing factors associated with Muscle Tension Dysphagia.
Can I get continuing education for this webinar?
- 8:30-8:35 PM ET: Introduction of topic, articles being covered, and presenters
- 8:35-8:50 PM ET: An overview of muscle tension dysphagia as it relates to the medical SLP
- 8:50-9:28 PM ET: Educational dialogue regarding the role of the medical SLP for patients with muscle tension dysphagia along with Q and A
- 9:28-9:30 PM ET: Conclusionary information
Speaker Information and Disclosures:
Christina Kang Rosow, MM, MS, CCC-SLP has specialty training in Voice, Upper Airway, and Swallowing Disorders since 2011. She completed her MS degree with Voice Concentration at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2011. She completed Fellowship training at the University of Kentucky Voice and Swallowing Clinic from 2011-2012 under the tutelage of Dr. Joseph Stemple and Dr. Rita Patel. She co-founded the Voice Disorders Program with Dr. David Lott of Mayo Clinic Arizona in 2012. In 2016 Christina and Dr. Lott identified a new type of swallowing disorder (muscle tension dysphagia) that previously went undiagnosed and commonly seen in the voice disorders population. Her published recommendations for treating this disorder are now widely adopted domestically and internationally.
Honoraria by Medical SLP Collective
Jessica Lasky is a medical Speech-Language Pathologist that specializes in dysphagia and the adult and geriatric populations. Jessica has worked in nearly every setting possible from outpatient neuro rehabilitation, stroke, and trauma 1 hospitals, acute rehab facilities, and SNFs.
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Medical SLP Collective – mentor, educational SLP, receives salary
ArSHA Medical Committee – board member
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Can I get ASHA CEUS for this Course?
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Who is this webinar appropriate for?
The target audience for this webinar is licensed speech-language pathologists. There are no prerequisite skills or knowledge needed beyond the basic speech-language pathology training and licensing.
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