School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University
Dr. Ashwini Namasivayam-MacDonald is an Assistant Professor and speech-language pathologist at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. Her research specializes in understanding the determinants and consequences of dysphagia in older adults. Ashwini’s goal is to produce clinically relevant research to inform frontline practice. Her current research is focused on dysphagia in people living with dementia and dysphagia-related health-related quality of life and caregiver burden. She was the 2020 recipient of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s award for Early Career Contributions in Research.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
4:40 PM – 4:57 PM ET