The Passy Muir Podcast

About the Podcast

Working with patients following tracheostomy and mechanical ventilation, questions arise regarding treatment interventions and best practices. Join speech-language pathologist, Dr. Kristin King, as she interviews healthcare professionals who work with this medically complex patient population. From dysphagia to speaking Valve use, each episode will build on your clinical knowledge and provide support for working with this patient population. Determining evidence-based assessments and interventions can be daunting. The Conversations on Aerodigestive Management Podcast, brought to you by Passy-Muir, provides listeners with clinical perspectives and cutting-edge research to address specific questions related to the clinical management of patients with aerodigestive health issues.

Hosted by:

Kristin King, PhD, CCC-SLP
Vice President of Clinical Education and Research


Production Manager:

Tiffany Oakes, MS, CCC-SLP

Episodes

Title:

CAM Podcast: Episode 1 – Respiratory Muscle Training with Dr. Sapienza

Speakers

Episode 1 Speaker:

Dr. Sapienza currently serves as provost of Jacksonville University. She is an academician, a strong female leader and mentor to 1000’s of students, with a professional career spanning more than two decades in college education. Dr. Sapienza holds a Bachelor of Science, and Master of Science and PhD. Today, Dr. Christine Sapienza is highly regarded throughout the country for her sustaining and innovative work in speech-language pathology. Dr. Sapienza’s expertise is relied upon by academic colleagues and clinicians worldwide.

Disclosures:
Financial – Dr. Sapienza has no relevant financial disclosures.
Nonfinancial – Although Dr. Sapienza is a co-inventor of the EMST150, she receives no financial benefit from the sale of the EMST150.
Content Disclosure – During the podcast, the EMST150 and EMST75 devices are discussed as pressure threshold devices.


Continuing Education

Continuing education credit offered for SLPs and RNs. All others will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

This podcast is offered for 0.05 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level).



Passy-Muir, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #CEP11239). Each podcast is 0.5 contact hours.

Passy-Muir, Inc. has developed and patented a licensed technology trademarked as the Passy Muir® Tracheostomy and Ventilator Swallowing and Speaking Valve. This presentation will focus primarily on the bias-closed position Passy Muir Valve and will include little to no information on other speaking valves.