FEES: Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing

Selena Reece, M.S., CCC-SLP, BCS-S
Date:  May 6-7, 2023
Audience: SLP

Course Description: Lecture includes:

  • A review of recent research regarding instrumental swallowing assessments, specifically FEES.
  • A review of the nasal, pharyngeal, and laryngeal anatomy, including normal and abnormal variants .
  • A review of normal swallowing in adults and geriatrics.
  • Information is provided on advocating for instrumentals, developing a FEES program, and incorporating FEES into clinical practice.
  • A FEES protocol including anatomy/physiology assessment, bolus trials, and intervention application.
  • An overview of rating scales available for use with FEES.
  • A review of clips from recorded FEES exams to allow the participants to begin to interpret FEES.

For more information or to register, please visit www.carolinafees.com