COVID-19 and Clinical Practice of Voice and Upper Airway Disorders - Disclosure

Course Description

Needs Assessment:
Interview of the combined staff at the UW-Madison Voice and Swallowing Clinic in Madison, Wisconsin, and identified a need for education in the area of assessment and treatment of voice and upper airway disorders in the current climate involving a pandemic.

Objectives

1. Participants will be able to define COVID-19 and the nature of it’s transmission in general and through aerosol generating procedures
2. Participants will understand the necessity of changing practice patterns including the use of telehealth, personal protective equipment, modified staffing and equipment as well as distancing considerations.
3. Participants will distinguish the necessary differences in adult and pediatric otolaryngology clinical practice patterns amidst a pandemic.

Method of Participation

The estimated time to complete this online activity and exam is 1 hour(s). To receive credit, a passing grade of 100% is required on a short online quiz. You will have opportunities to retake the quiz to achieve a passing score. After you have completed your exam and evaluation you will be able to automatically print your credit letter.

Credit

ASHA Approved Provider

This activity is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs
(Intermediate level, Professional area).

Faculty

Maia Braden, MS, CCC-SLP

Seth Dailey, MD

Emerald Doll, MS, CCC-SLP

Susan Thibeault, PhD

Faculty Disclosure

In compliance with requirements of ASHA's Continuing Education Board concerning transparency in course planning, delivery and marketing, below is information of speakers' financial and non-financial interests relevant to the content of their presentations.

Instructional Personnel/Guest Speakers

MODERATOR
Amy Baillies, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
Financial disclosures: Employment by UW Health
Non-financial disclosures: none.
___________________________________________________________________________
INSTRUCTIONAL PERSONNEL/GUEST SPEAKERS

Maia Braden, MS, CCC-SLP
Financial disclosures: Employment by University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation
Non-financial disclosures: None

Seth Dailey, MD
Financial disclosures: Employment by University of Wisconsin
Non-financial disclosures: None

Emerald Doll, MS, CCC-SLP
Financial disclosures: Employment by UW Health
Non-financial disclosures: None

Susan Thibeault, PhD, CCC-SLP
Financial disclosures: Employment by University of Wisconsin
Non-financial disclosures: None

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this activity.

Computer Requirements

Free, current version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari or Chrome. Some older browsers could produce error messages or not display the content correctly.

Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy and will not share your information with other organizations or businesses except as required to maintain accreditation.

Copyright

Copyright © 2021 The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents

Back to List