Winter Programs

Interdisciplinary Case-Based Dysphagia Management

Course Number: CSCD-GE.2165 / NUTR-GE.2165

Instructor: Lisa Sasson

Points: 1

Course meets: 1/13 -15/2014: TuTh 4:30-7:00; 1/20/2014: Tu 5:00-7:00; 1/22/2014: Th 4:30-7:30; 

Description:  This course is designed to promote the development & application of interdisciplinary, collaborative approaches to evidence-based management of patients with complex needs. Through the use of case studies, student led discussions & learning exercises, students will work as a team to review & critique treatment & management practices. Discipline-specific standards of care, problem-solving approaches to ethical decision-making & case management, & skill sets central to competent health care will be emphasized. Understanding & valuing the contribution of each discipline is essential for effective interdisciplinary case management.

Department Consent Required.

For more information regarding professors and meeting times, students can use Albert directly. The course can be found under both the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders and the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health.