ESSD Dysphagia Week 18-23 September 2017

Delegates:​

World Dysphagia Summit – 534​

7th ESSD Congress – 621

Precongress - 286​

Workshop – 80 + faculty​

ESSD FEES course – 18 + faculty​

    

Awards ESSD Congress 2017

Best abstract and presentation:

Lucia Mourao

with the abstract

“FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL CONNECTIVITY IN CHILDREN WITH UNILATERAL CEREBRAL PALSY AND CLINICAL DYSPHAGIA”

by

G.A. Malandraki 1, L.F. Mourao 2, L. Kun-Han 3, K.M. Friel 4, K.F. Luchesi 5, J.J. Sheppard 6, A.M. Gordon 6, Z. Liu 3

Affiliations: Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA1, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, University of Campinas, SP- Brazil.2, School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN3, Burke-Cornell Medical Research Institute, White Plains, NY 10605, and Brain Mind Research Institute, and Department of Neurology4, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, Federal University of Santa Catarina, - Brazil5, Biobehavioral Sciences, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA6

 

Best poster and presentation:

Takashi Shigematsu

with the abstract

“GOOD APPEARANCE OF DIET INCREASES REWARD-RELATED BRAIN ACTIVITY: A FUNCTIONAL MRI STUDY”

by

T. Shigematsu 1, S. Tanaka 2, K. Okamoto 1, Y. Suzuki 1, M. Yamawaki 3, I. Fujishima 1

Affiliations: Hamamatsu City Rehabilitation Hospital1, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine2, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine3

 

Best first abstract and presentation:

Maatje Singendonk

with the abstract

“INTER-RATER RELIABILITY OF AN ONLINE ANALYSIS PLATFORM FOR PHARYNGEAL HIGH-RESOLUTION IMPEDANCE MANOMETRY (HRIM) RECORDINGS”

by

M. Singendonk 1, C. Cock 2, M. Szczesniak 3, L. Ferris 4, M.A. Benninga 1, T.I. Omari 4

Affiliations: Emma Children's Hospital AMC1, Flinders Medical Centre2, St George Hospital3, Flinders University4

World Dysphagia Summit

World Dysphagia Summit - A Global Approach to Dysphagia, Palau dels Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona, 22-23 September 2017

Two-day summit jointly organized by the ESSD, JSDR and DRS, to debate and seek consensus on global issues such as Common Diagnostic Tools and Procedures; Minimum Stardards of Care; Health Economics of Dysphagia and Epidemiology of Dysphagia

7th ESSD Congress

7th ESSD Congress - Swallowing and Ageing. Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona, 21-22 September, 2017

Two-day congress of free-paper presentations, poster viewing and invited speakers with the central theme of Swallowing and Ageing. 

Precongress Course

Precongress Course on Dysphagia in Progressive Neurological Diseases, Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Barcelona, 20 September, 2017

One-day course with invited speakers at the forefront of their field who will present the state-of-the-art of dysphagia diagnosis and management in patients with preogressive neurological diseases such as Parkinson's Disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis, dementia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and muscular dystrophy.