The SLPs Role in Reflux Management: Being Part of the Interdisciplinary Team

Presented by: Edgar Vince Clark, MEd, CCC-SLP for the Medical SLP Collective

Thursday, February 28th, 2019

8 PM EST / 7 PM CST / 6 PM MST / 5 PM PST

After this webinar, you will be able to…

  • List the symptoms associated with Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Laryngo-Pharyngeal Reflux Disease (LPRD)
  • List 3 common medical treatments for the disorders
  • List and explain 3 interventions SLPs can provide to the person with GERD and LPRD



  • 0-10 min: Introduction
  • 10-30 min: Defining GERD and LPRD
  • 30-50 min: SLPs role in the detection of GERD/LPRD
  • 50- 70 min: SLPs role in treatment and resolution of GERD/LPRD
  • 70-90 min: Making the appropriate referrals to our inter-disciplinary colleagues
  • 90-120 min: Case studies & Q&A

ASHA Continuing Education Units (CEUs): This program is offered for 0.2 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)

Speaker Information

Edgar V. (Vince) Clark, M. Ed., CCC/SLP has been proudly employed with Integra Rehabilitation since 1999, and is currently the Director of Dysphagia Diagnostics with that organization. Vince is a recent appointee to the Georgia State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, a past President of the Georgia Speech-Language Hearing Association (GSHA), and has served in various GA association offices and on several boards at the state level.


Financial: Edgar Vince Clark receives salary from Integra Rehabilitation as the Director of Dysphagia Diagnostics. He is a member of the Georgia State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, compensation received for this role. Receives payment for presenting this information from Mobile Dysphagia Diagnostics

Non-Financial: Edgar Vince Clark is a past-president of GSHA, no compensation received for this role.


Additional Info and FAQ:

Can I get continuing education for this webinar?  

After watching the webinar, you will need to pass a short quiz with at least 80% accuracy to obtain credit for your participation. The link to the quiz will be emailed to you seperately. Once completed, we will email you a certificate of completion within 48 hours.

If you’d like to earn ASHA CEUs for the presentation, we can report your completion to ASHA. ASHA CEUs are awarded to those that meet eligibility criteria by the ASHA CE Registry upon receipt of the ASHA CEU Participant Form from the ASHA Approved CE Provider.

You must complete the quiz within 14 days in order to have your completion reported to ASHA.

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Who is this webinar appropriate for?  

The target audience for this webinar is licensed speech-language pathologists. There are no prerequisite skills or knowledge needed beyond the basic speech-language pathology training and licensing.

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