Katherine Hutcheson, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center: Associate Professor: Employee
National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Cancer Institute (NCI): Research Grants; National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research: Research Grants; Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PRO-ACTIVE): Research Grants; The MD Anderson Institutional Research Grant Program Suvivorship Seed Monies Award: Research Grants
Dr. Kate Hutcheson is an Associate Professor and the Deputy Director of HNS Clinical Research in the Department of Head and Neck Surgery at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is also the Associate Director of Research in the Section of Speech Pathology and Audiology. Dr. Hutcheson is a certified speech-language pathologist, a Board Certified Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders (BCS-S), and holds a Doctorate Degree in Epidemiology. She has authored over 95 journal articles with funding support from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, the NIH/NIDCR, the MD Anderson Institutional Research Grant Award program, and the CPRIT UT Health Innovation Training Program. She is an accomplished clinician and educator who lectures nationally and internationally on radiation-associated dysphagia and head and neck cancer rehabilitation. Her research mission is to optimize functional outcomes and quality of life in head and neck cancer survivorship.
Tuesday, October 23
3:27 PM – 3:41 PM