NYU School of Medicine
New York, New York – United States
Matina Balou is a Speech Language Pathologist and her clinical and research work focuses on understanding, preventing and treating dysphagia. She uses clinical research methods to improve swallowing ability for patients whose swallow function has been changed due to pulmonary disease, facial trauma, head and neck cancer and spinal cord injury. Her current research goal is to improve upper airway dysfunction and swallow efficiency using high resolution manometry and videofluoroscopy in patients with swallowing disorders.
Tuesday, November 5
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM