Presentations

INVITED LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS


International (last five years)

2020 Jul
Survivorship through quality and innovation: Advances in Dysphagia Management. Presenters: Martino, R, MacLean, J, Starmer, H, Burns, C, Baird, B. American Head and Neck Society (AHNS), Chicago, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]

2020 Jul
Innovations: The modern voice/swallowing clinic: new models for efficient working. Al-Yagchi, C, Martino, R, Hess, M, Young, V. British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology (BACO) meeting. [Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19]

2020 Jul
Controversies: Evaluation and early rehabilitation of voice, airway and swallow following head and neck cancer treatment. Pracy, P, Coffey, M, Sandhu, G, Dawson, C, Martino. British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology (BACO) meeting. [Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19]

2020 Jul
Update: Changes to voice and swallowing older people: Patterson, J, McHanwell, S, Ewan, V, Martino, R, Young, Y. British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology (BACO) meeting. [Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19]

2020 Mar
Keynote Speaker. Dysphagia Treatment for Patients with Head and Neck Cancer: Pro-Active or Re-Active? University of Madison, Wisconsin, Department of Surgery, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]

2020 Mar
Developing Clinical Trials: A Guide for Early Investigators. Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]

2020 Mar
Big Data. Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]

2019 Mar
Keynote Speaker. Evaluation of Dysphagia at the Bed-Side: An In-Depth Review of Clinico-Pathological Correlations and the Next Steps. Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Annual Meeting, San Diego, California. USA

2018 Jul
Swallow Screening: Purposefully Different from an Assessment—Sensitivity & Specificity Related to Clinical Yield, Interprofessional Roles, Patient Selection. Charleston Swallowing Conference, Evanston, Illinois, USA. Co-Presenters: Daniels S, Silverman A, Suiter D

2018 Jul
Neurogenic Dysphagia: Identification of Risk. Charleston Swallowing Conference, Evanston, Illinois, USA Co-Presenters: Ciucci M, Coyle J

2018 Apr
Focus on function: Maximizing survivorship and quality of life after treatment. American Head and Neck Society. Washington, USA. Co-Presenters Blumenfeld L, McCulloch T, Messing BM, Yeuh B.

2017 Nov
The multidisciplinary approach in head and neck cancer: Survivorship, function and quality of life. 17th Asean ORL HNS Congress. Yangon, Myanmar.

2016 Nov
Early dysphagia intervention during and immediately following CRT for HNC: A single institution study. Dysphagia Interest Group. Toronto, ON, Canada.

2016 Nov
Life with dysphagia: Defined by patients & their families. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention. Philadelphia,           Pennsylvania, United Stated. Co-Presenter: Nund R.

2016 Jul
Innovations in dysphagia management. American Head and Neck Society International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer. Seattle, WA, United States.

2016 Mar
Identifying Dysphagia: Timing Matters. School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Department of Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

2016 Feb
Early Detection of Dysphagia with Screening in Stroke Patients. La Disfagia nell’Adulto e nel Bambino: Diagnosi e Trattamento. Faenza, Italy.

2016 Feb
Dysphagia Treatment: From Evidence to Practice. La Disfagia nell’Adulto e nel Bambino: Diagnosi e Trattamento. Faenza, Italy.

2015 Oct
Videofluoroscopy: Fifteen versus Thirty Frames per Second. University Health Network and TIMS International Dysphagia Interest Group. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


National

2019 Nov
Management of dysphagia in the HNC patient: When, what      and how much? Rossy Cancer Centre Network, Head and Neck Fourth Annual Meeting. Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


Provincial / Regional

2017 Oct
Dysphagia update. Toronto Voice Course. Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Local

2020 Jun
PRO-ACTIVE and FIND Swallow Studies Up-Date. Wharton Day. Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, ON. [Meeting cancelled due to COVID-19]

2019 Oct
PRO-ACTIVE Study: Overview and Up-Date. SPOONS, Toronto, ON

2019 Sep
Proactive or Reactive: What is the best treatment for dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer? ENT Grand Rounds, Toronto, ON

2019 May
PRO-ACTIVE: Early Dysphagia Intervention Before and/or During Radiotherapy for HNC. Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Wharton Day, Toronto, ON

2018 June
Early Dysphagia Detection: The impact of timing on better patient care. 60th anniversary of Department of Speech Language Pathology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2017 June
How to reduce dysphagia (and restore swallowing function) after chemoradiotherapy. 19th Annual Wharton/Elia Day, University Health Network. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.