– Kamie Sylvester has worked at both Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, Connecticut. She has spent the past 5 years building her experience, knowledge and passion about dysphagia across the lifespan.
– Jodi Cegelka started working at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in June of 2016, where she completed her Clinical Fellowship Year. She is currently treating a variety of populations with dysphagia and feeding difficulties, and expanding her experience, knowledge, and passion about dysphagia within the pediatric setting.
– Marni Simon has worked at CT Children’s Medical Center for almost 15 years. She has been a Board Certified Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing disorders since 2012. Marni previously served as the American Speech Language Hearing Associations Special Interest Group 13 (Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders) Perspectives Editor.
– Virginia Van Epps is the clinical manager of speech-language pathology at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Virginia has worked at Connecticut Children’s for 9 years, where she oversees 4 sites and 19 SLPs. Virginia has been in the field for close to 20 years. She previously worked at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and Yale- New Haven Hospital, where she specialized in pediatrics and worked on the craniofacial and cochlear implant teams. She is also a certified lactation counselor.
May 9, 2018 8:00 AM & more dates to be determined