Pre-Congress Lecture

Aug 20 (Fri) 9:00-12:00 (JST), 2021

Early-bird pre-registrants can participate in the
Pre-Congress Lectures for FREE as a benefit.
(If you take the standard registration, you need to pay for the Pre-Congress Lectures.)

WDS Pre-Congress Lecture

Chair: Hitoshi Kagaya (Fujita Health University, Japan)
Ichiro Fujishima(Hamamatsu City Rehabilitation Hospital, Japan)
Akio Tsubahara(Kawasaki University of Medical Welfare, Japan)

I. Dysphagia Overview Global Initiative

Eiichi Saitoh (Fujita Health University, Japan)

II. Physiology of Swallowing

Reza Shaker (Medical College of Wisconsin, USA)

III. Evaluation of Swallowing

  • Clinical assessment
    Rosemary Martino (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • VF
    Bonnie Martin-Harris (Northwestern University, USA)
  • FEES
    Rainer Dziewas (University Hospital Münster, Germany)

IV. Dysphagia Treatment

  • Swallowing exercise - Muscle strengthening ex
    JoAnne Robbins (University of Wisconsin, USA)
  • Swallowing exercise using feedback
    Maggie-Lee Huckabee (Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research, New Zealand)
  • Neuromodulation
    Pere Clavé (Hospital de Mataró UAB, Spain)