INVITED LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS
International (last five years)
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Developing Clinical Trials: A Guide for Early Investigators. Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]
Big Data. Dysphagia Research Society (DRS) Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, USA [Deferred to 2021 due to COVID-19]
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
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
Neurogenic Dysphagia: Identification of Risk. Charleston Swallowing Conference, Evanston, Illinois, USA Co-Presenters: Ciucci M, Coyle J
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.
The multidisciplinary approach in head and neck cancer: Survivorship, function and quality of life. 17th Asean ORL HNS Congress. Yangon, Myanmar.
Early dysphagia intervention during and immediately following CRT for HNC: A single institution study. Dysphagia Interest Group. Toronto, ON, Canada.
Life with dysphagia: Defined by patients & their families. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Convention. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Stated. Co-Presenter: Nund R.
Innovations in dysphagia management. American Head and Neck Society International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer. Seattle, WA, United States.
Identifying Dysphagia: Timing Matters. School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Department of Communication Science and Disorders, University of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.
Early Detection of Dysphagia with Screening in Stroke Patients. La Disfagia nell’Adulto e nel Bambino: Diagnosi e Trattamento. Faenza, Italy.
Dysphagia Treatment: From Evidence to Practice. La Disfagia nell’Adulto e nel Bambino: Diagnosi e Trattamento. Faenza, Italy.
Videofluoroscopy: Fifteen versus Thirty Frames per Second. University Health Network and TIMS International Dysphagia Interest Group. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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
The benefits of early detection in the context of dysphagia screening related to stroke: A Canadian success story. Central East Stroke Network, Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Dysphagia update. Toronto Voice Course. Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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]
PRO-ACTIVE Study: Overview and Up-Date. SPOONS, Toronto, ON
Proactive or Reactive: What is the best treatment for dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer? ENT Grand Rounds, Toronto, ON
PRO-ACTIVE: Early Dysphagia Intervention Before and/or During Radiotherapy for HNC. Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Wharton Day, Toronto, ON
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
How to reduce dysphagia (and restore swallowing function) after chemoradiotherapy. 19th Annual Wharton/Elia Day, University Health Network. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.