Post Stroke Dysphagia: From Acute Care and Beyond

Presented by: Kara Maharay, M.S. CCC/SLP, BCS-S

April 28th, 2021

8:30 PM EST / 7:30 PM CST / 6:30 PM MST / 5:30 PM PST

After this webinar, you will be able to…

  • List 3 benefits of implementing a dysphagia screen for stroke patients.
  • List 3 principles of neural plasticity.
  • List 3 symptoms of lateral medullary stroke.


  • 8:30 PM -8:40 PM: Introduction
  • 8:40 PM- 8:50 PM: Stroke Basics
  • 8:50 PM – 9:05 PM: Dysphagia after Stroke
  • 9:05 PM – 9:25 PM: Early Identification
  • 9:25 PM – 9:45 PM: Treatment Considerations
  • 9:45 PM – 10:00 PM: Lateral Medullary Stroke
  • 10:00 PM – 10:15 PM: Case Study Presentations
  • 10:15 PM – 10:30 PM: Q&A

Speaker Information

Kara Maharay will receive an honorarium for this webinar from the Medical SLP Collective.  She receives a salary from Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Forward Focused, LLC.
Kara Maharay has no non-financial disclosures.

Additional Info and FAQ:

Can I get continuing education for this webinar?  

After watching the webinar, you will need to pass a short quiz with at least 80% accuracy to obtain credit for your participation. The link to the quiz will be emailed to you. Once completed, we will email you a certificate of completion within 48 hours.  You have 14 days to complete the test.

If you'd like to earn ASHA CEUs for the presentation, we can report your completion to ASHA. ASHA CEUs are awarded to those that meet eligibility criteria by the ASHA CE Registry upon receipt of the ASHA CEU Participant Form from the ASHA Approved CE Provider.

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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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