CSHA Summer Conference
August 5, 2017
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Children’s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado
Cathy Lazarus, PhD, CCC-SLP, is research director of the THANC Foundation Functional Outcomes Research Center, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai Beth Israel. She is associate professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She is adjunct associate professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, New York University. Dr. Lazarus is an ASHA Fellow and is past president of the Dysphagia Research Society Board.
Dr. Lazarus will present Management of Voice, Speech and Swallowing in Treated Head and Neck Cancer Patients, Parts 1-4.
Relevant Financial Relationships: Dr. Lazarus will receive an honorarium for her presentation and receives a royalty through the NSS-RS online video course.
Relevant Non-Financial Relationships: Dr. Lazarus is a board member for the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association and a committee member of the Dysphagia Research Society.
Christina Meyers-Denman, PhD, CCC-SLP, is an assistant professor in speech, language and hearing sciences at the University of Colorado–Boulder. Her teaching and research is focused on child language development and disorders and intervention practices for children with language disorders.
Dr. Meyers-Denman will present Application of Learning Principles to Treatment.
Relevant Financial Relationships: Dr. Meyers-Denman will receive an honorarium for this presentation.
Relevant Non-Financial Relationships: Dr. Meyers-Denman has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Kim Murza, PhD, CCC-SLP, received her doctorate in education: communication sciences and disorders from the University of Central Florida. She is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado. Dr. Murza has worked privately and in the public school system as an SLP with children and adolescents. She is currently the University of Northern Colorado Scottish Rite Program director and a member of the Colorado Department of Education Speech-Language Advisory Council.
Dr. Murza will present Social Communication and Engagement: Considerations for Assessment and Intervention.
Relevant Financial Relationships: Dr. Murza will receive an honorarium for her presentation.
Relevant Non-Financial Relationships: Dr. Murza receives a salary from the University of Northern Colorado and is also a board member of the Colorado Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation.
Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP, treats children birth to teens who have difficulty eating. She is the co-author of the award-winning Raising a Healthy Happy Eater: A Stage-by-Stage Guide to Setting Your Child on the Path to Adventurous Eating and Baby Self-Feeding: Solutions for Introducing Purees and Solids to Create Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits. Ms. Potock is the author of Happy Mealtimes with Happy Kids and the producer of the award-winning kids’ CD Dancing in the Kitchen: Songs that Celebrate the Joy of Food! Her new book, Adventures in Veggieland: A Fun-First Approach to Help Your Kids Learn to Love Vegetables, will be released in October 2017.
Ms. Potock will present Parenting in the Kitchen: Home Strategies for Families in Feeding Therapy.
Relevant Financial Relationships: Ms. Potock will receive an honorarium for her presentation.
Relevant Non-Financial Relationships: Ms. Potock receives royalties from her book sales and online video courses through My Munch Bug, LLC.