*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.
Speech-Language Pathologists with with prior knowledge, training, and experience in endoscopic assessment of oropharyngeal swallowing to improve observation, analysis, and interpretation of clinical findings, and to write concise, informational reports. Registration by non-SLP professionals will not be permitted.
This is an advanced training course for Speech-Language Pathologists having prior knowledge, training, and experience with assessing oropharyngeal dysphagia using transnasal videoendoscopy. Presentations and skill-building exercises were used to improve observation, scoring, analyses, and interpretation of clinical findings, and to write more concise and informative reports.
Matt Ward, M.S., CCC-SLP
A medical Speech-Language Pathologist serving hospitals and nursing facilities as a FEES Endoscopist in middle Tennessee. He is Education Director for Nashville-based FEES and competency training programs. He is licensed and certified as a provider and instructor of swallowing endoscopy in Tennessee, and a pre-doctoral student at Middle Tennessee State University.
Financial: Contract Associate with SA Swallowing Services, PLLC, paid course instructor
Michelle Skelley, M.Ed., CCC-SLP
Co-founder and President of SA Swallowing Services, she is a medical Speech-Language Pathologist and FEES Endoscopist serving rehabilitation hospitals and nursing homes across Tennessee and parts of Kentucky and Georgia. She also is the supervisor/instructor for on-site FEES competency training. She is licensed and certified as a provider and instructor of swallowing endoscopy in accordance with Tennessee statutes.
Disclosures: Financial: Co-Owner of SA Swallowing Services, PLLC, paid course instructor
Pre-Registration Fee, ending 11:59pm 9/13/2024: $599.00
Registration Fee, starting 12:00am 9/14/2023: $650.00
PLEASE NOTE: Registration Window CLOSES 9/18/2024
After registration you will receive an email from South Piedmont AHEC requesting your ASHA or NSSLPTA membership number.
Saturday, October 5, 2024: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday, October 6, 2024: 8:00am - 3:30pm
Center for Learning and Development
5039 Airport Center Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28208-5885
(Lunch will be provided both days)
Continuing Education Credits:
ASHA Credit Information
ASHA CE Provider approval and use of the Brand Block does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.
* You MUST attend the entire training to receive credit
Cancellations must be in writing (fax, email, or mail).
Registrants cancelling between two weeks and two full business days prior to the first day of the event are "refunded at 70% of the registration fee subject to a minimum $25 cancellation fee."
No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received less than two full business days prior to the event.
Cancellations greater than 2 weeks prior to the event will receive 100% refund.
No vouchers will be issued in lieu of a refund.
Transfers/substitute(s) welcome (notify in advance of the program)
In Collaboration With:
By registering for this training you are granting permission for South Piedmont AHEC to share your information with MCPH.