NYU Swallowing Research Lab


Current Projects:

  • Pharyngeal atrophy in the context of healthy aging
  • Rehabilitation of weakness-based dysphagia (now recruiting participants 50+ with weak swallowing, email us for more info) !
  • Functional and physiological changes to swallowing after chemoradiation treatment for head and neck cancer
  • Functional and physiological changes to swallowing after anterior cervical spine surgery
  • Normalized Residue and Ratio Scale measures in various populations
  • Changes to laryngeal function in patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Ongoing SRL projects involve collaborations with:

Dr. Cathy Lazarus, PhD SLP
Dr. Matina Balou, PhD SLP
Dr. Ryan Branski, PhD SLP
Dr. Aaron Johnson, PhD SLP
Dr. Michelle Troche, PhD SLP
Dr. Milan Amin, MD (ENT)
Dr. Luis Riquelme, PhD SLP
Dr. Anthony Frempong-Boadu, MD (Neurosurgery)