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Lunch & Learn VI

Lunch & Learn VI:Communications from Clinic to Community Using Technology & Tele-Health-Implications for Dysphagia Practice

Friday, March 8, 2019, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

 Moderators:

  • Elizabeth Ward, BSpThy(Hons), Grad Cert Ed., PhD

Speakers:

  • Elizabeth Ward, BSpThy(Hons), Grad Cert Ed., PhD
  • Georgia Malandraki, BS, MA, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
  • Clare Burns, PhD

In the age of technology, distance and access to provider education and counselling to patients are feasible approaches in improving compliance. Using technology and tele-health approaches, education of providers for dysphagic patients can enhance the scope of their practice far and wide. Web-based curriculum and simulation based training can be helpful in overcoming translational challenges.

After this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Have awareness of the various ways technology and telepractice can be used to support training and mentoring of clinicians working in dysphagia management. 
  • Have knowledge of the current evidence, and future applications, for telepractice and technology (apps, wearable devices, etc.) in the delivery of dysphagia services.
  • Be aware of key practice considerations regarding using technology and telepractice and what needs to be address in future research. 
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