This conference will provide a state-of-the-art discussion on comprehensive evaluation and management of dysphagia related to head and neck cancer and neurological disorders, as well as a thorough assessment of laryngeal hyper-responsiveness, including chronic cough.
We are proud to present a faculty of world-renowned experts in the field of laryngology, dysphagia, and laryngeal hyper-responsiveness from across the country. The course format will include evidence-based lectures, panel discussions with case presentations, and the opportunity to interact with Mayo and Guest faculty members. The program is based on a multidisciplinary team approach, with presentation topics including:
• Physiology of Normal Swallowing • Skill Acquisition in Volitional Laryngeal Control
• Muscle Tension Dysphagia • Dysphagia Evaluation and Treatment in Head and
Neck Cancer • Diagnostic Imaging of Swallowing • Collaborative Management of
Chronic Cough • Paradoxial Vocal Fold Motion • Neural Control of Swallowing
The intended audience includes: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Speech-Language Pathologists. Specialists are welcome in the areas of Otorhinolaryngology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Speech-Language Pathology, Allergy, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Neurology.
Note: If you are unable to attend the live-course, you may register for the live-stream webcast, which will include the option to submit questions. Website: https://ce.mayo.edu/otorhinolaryngology/node/3270