UAD students present at Dysphagia Research Society 2021

UAD Doctoral students Michela Mir, M.S., CCC-SLP, and May Smith-Sherry, M.A., CCC-SLP each presented original research at this year’s annual meeting of the Dysphagia Research Society. Michela presented he project entitled Respiratory-Related Sensory Decline and Swallow Safety in People with Parkinson’s disease, and May presented Airway protection following unilateral DBS in parkinson’s disease: Does hemisphere make a difference? The meeting, which was virtual this year due to the COVID pandemic, featured national and international researchers in the field of swallowing and swallowing disorders.

Michela’s slide presentation for DRS
May’s slide presentation for DRS