February 26-28, 2017 Advanced Practices in Voice & Dysphagia
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Advanced Practices in Voice & Dysphagia Contact us: Las Vegas, NV | February 25-27, 2018 Email: info@SinCityLaryngology.com 2018 Course Schedule Full brochure coming soon

Sunday, February 25, 2018

9:00

Registration

10:00

Dysphagia Is a Symptom, Not a Disease; Let’s Stop Treating It Like One - Peter Belafsky, MD

10:30

Battle of the Phlegm-Bots - Albert Merati, MD

10:50

Superior Laryngeal Nerve Block for Cough and Laryngeal Pain - Blake Simpson, MD

11:10

Seven Habits of Highly Irritating Larynges: Soothing the Irritable Larynx - Sarah Schneider, CCC-SLP

11:40

Dynamic Imaging Grade of Swallowing Toxicity (Digest) – Believe Me, You Want aA Low Score - Jan
Lewin, PhD

12:00

Indications & Technique of Fat Augmentation for Glottic Insufficiency - Clark Rosen, MD

12:20

Lunch on Your Own

1:30

Old School Voice Care & Tales of Snake Oil Salesmen of the Past - Ronda Alexander, MD

1:50

Surgical Treatment of Cricopharyngeus Muscle Dysfunction - Michael Pitman, MD

2:20

Neuropathic Cough - Alexander Hillel, MD

2:40

Break with Exhibitors

3:10

Exercise Will Kill You(r Voice) - David Rosow, MD

3:30

Botched - Management of Injection Augmentation Complications - Laura Dominguez, MD

3:50

Dysphagia and Cough Strength - Milan Amin, MD

4:10

Transgender Voice Therapy - Sarah Schneider, CCC-SLP

4:40

Laryngology Game Night - Michael Johns, MD

5:10

Bonus: Hands-On Lymphedema Workshop - Jan Lewin, Christine Porsche MS, CCC-SLP, And Holly
Woodall, MCD, CCC-SLP

7:00

Adjourn

Monday, February 26, 2018

9:00

Endoscopy Demonstrations with Exhibitors - Faculty

10:00

Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better: Augmentation Beats Therapy for Age-Related Vocal Fold Atrophy - Mike Johns, MD

10:20

Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better: Therapy Beats Augmentation - Edie Hapner, PhD

10:50

Electrical Neuromodulating Implants as an Innovative Treatment of Spasmodic Dysphonia - Michael
Pitman, MD

11:10

The Future of Laryngology: Big Challenges, Big Ideas - Albert Merati, MD

11:30

A Crash Course in Post-Stroke Dysphagia - Bonnie Martin Harris, PhD

12:00

Why Sleep Apnea is a Laryngeal Disorder - Dan Novakovic, MD

12:20

Lunch on Your Own

1:30

Bronchtabulous: Sharing the Airway with the SLP - Laura Matrka, MD

2:00

Office-Based Steroid Injections for Airway Stenosis: A Game Changer - Ramon Franco, MD

2:20

The Gift That Keeps on Giving: Treating the Recurrent Laryngeal Granuloma - David Rosow, MD

2:50

A 360-Degree Assessment of the Montgomery Thyroplasty Implant System - Gauthier Desuter, MD

3:10

Break with Exhibitors

3:40

Endoscopic vs. Manometric Biofeedback for Dysphagia Therapy - Ashli O’Rourke, MD

4:10

Rode Hard and Put Away Wet: Spectacular Phonotraumatic Lesions of the Vocal Folds - Dan
Novakovic, MD

4:30

I Can Sing Better Than You: The Vocal Gift and Why Everyone Can’t Sing - Erin Walsh, SLP

5:00

Laryngeal Karaoke - Dr. Simpson and Faculty

6:00

Adjourn

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

9:00

Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE) Demonstration - Peter Belafsky, MD

10:00

You Make My Dopamine Levels Go Crazy: Systemic Approach to Dysphagia and Parkinson’s Disease - Bonnie Martin Harris, PhD

10:30

Swallowing Begins at the Breast: The Importance of Neonatal Feeding and Swallowing Development - Erin Walsh, SLP

10:50

Myth and Reality in Laryngeal Innervation - Gauthier Desuter, MD

11:10

Assessing Dysphagia Risk in Head and Neck Cancer: Can We Predict the Future? - Jan Lewin, PhD

11:30

Manometry vs. Esophagram for the Evaluation of Esophageal Dysmotility - Ashli O’Rourke, MD

11:50

Obesity is a Swallowing Problem - Maggie Kuhn, MD

12:10

Wrap Up and Q&A

12:30

Adjourn

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